Following on from the success of last year’s inaugural TAKE Masters Solutions, the tournament will be returning to Karnataka Golf Association, Bengaluru, August 9th – 12th. With an increased prize fund of US$350,000 the most exciting Asian Tour and Indian golfing talent will be taking part in, what promises to be, a very exciting competition.
SSP Chawrasia, Arjuna Awardee, four-time European Tour winner, two-time Asian Tour winner and 11-time Indian Tour winner will be returning along with Khalin Joshi, the three-time Indian Tour winner. Joshi’s second place made him India’s top finisher in last year’s event.
They will be joined by Chiragh Kumar, a winner on the Asian Tour, four-time Indian Tour winner and a silver medallist as an amateur at the 2006 Asian Games.
The tournament is co-sanctioned by Asian Tour and Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) and is an Asian Tour Order of Merit event with Official World Golf Ranking (OWGR) points.
Consisting of 72 holes of stroke play; 18 holes will be played each round, including a cut after two rounds. The tournament has free entry for all spectators and everyone is welcome, with parking available at the KGA. The main tournament prize giving will take place immediately after play has finished on Sunday 12th August.
A win last year for Thailand’s Poom Saksansin broke four years of Indian dominance in international tournaments played on home soil. Last year’s runner-up, Khalin Joshi, will be looking to go one better this year on his home course. Whatever the nationality of the winner, a strong international field will be sure to provide four days of high quality, exciting golf.
As well as the highest standard of golf being played throughout the week, exhibition booths of golfing and other items will be on display. Food and beverages will be available to purchase at the Clubhouse.
TAKE Solutions is a globally recognised domain expert offering end-to-end Life Sciences solutionsand is committed to putting Indian golf and its players on the global map. TAKE has been associated with golf for over 15 years in efforts to create better infrastructure and greater playing opportunities in India and internationally. SSP Chawrasia, Khalin Joshi, and Chiragh Kumar are all brand ambassadors along with Shubhankar Sharma, the two-time European Tour winner and the first Indian to ever lead both the European and Asian Tour Orders of Merit at the same time and S Chikkarangappa who have been recent TAKE ambassadors.
TAKE Solutions Masters is promoted and managed by Kreeda Events who specialise in world class events. Kreeda’s two principals, Andrew Wells and Rahul Singh have acombined international Events experience of more than 55 years. Andrew is one of the most respected Sports Event Directors in the world and Rahul has a deep understanding of the Indian and international Events arena through his ownership of highly acclaimed, Choices Entertainment.
For further information on TAKE Solutions Masters and live updates during the tournament visit www.takesolutionsmasters.com . Twitter @TSMastersgolf Facebook @TSMastersgolf