Golfer Smriti Mehra clinches her first women’s PGT title

Photo of Indian golfer Smiriti Mehra.

Lucknow: Indian woman golfer Smriti Mehra today clinched her first ever maiden Hero women Professional Golf Tour title on the final day at the Palms Golf Club and Resort in Lucknow today.

Delhi based golfer Vani Kapoor finished runner-up with a score of one over 71 along with Gursimar Badwal finished at third place.

Smriti who hails from Kolkata city started impressively and played an inspired round of four under 66 with carding a bogey-free front nine with birdies on the first, third and eighth holes.

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On other hand her competitor Vani also had a good start, carding a bogey free front nine with birdies on the second and eighth holes.

She took the second position with a total score of 214, one shot clear of Gursimar Badwal.

Gursimar who belongs to Kapurthala finished with an even par round on the final day with a total score of 215 to finish in third position.

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Her round was a mixed bag, with birdies on the seventh, eighth and 16th holes, and bogeys on the third, sixth and 15th.