Lakhmehar takes two-shot lead in 14th Leg of Women’s Pro Golf Tour – Kolkata News
The lanky Lakhmehar shot 1-over 71 as none in the sector went below par on the Par-70 course. She led by two pictures over Ridhima Dilawari, who can be taking a look at getting again into the winners’ circle after a very long time.
Saaniya Sharma carded 74 to be third, whereas Jyotsana Singh, novice Jahnavi Prakhya and Shweta Mansingh had been tied for fourth at 75.
Lakhmehar didn’t have the very best of begins with three bogeys in the primary 5 holes, however a birdie in between on the second saved her afloat. A birdie on eighth meant she turned in one-over. On the again 9 she parred from tenth to 14th, earlier than bogeying the fifteenth. Back-to-again birdies on 16 and 17 noticed her get again to par earlier than a disappointing bogey on the closing gap meant she completed at 1-over.
Ridhima, who received the opening occasion of 2021, is hoping to complete the yr with a second win. She had three birdies on sixth, seventh and tenth, however bogeys on second, fourth and ninth cancelled out these features. With pars on the subsequent 3 holes, she was even after 13. However, with a bogey on 14th and a double on 18th she was pushed to three-over.
Saaniya, in search of her first success of 2021, had three bogeys and a double in opposition to a sole birdie on thirteenth.
Amateurs Smriti Bhargav and Nishna Patel had been sixth and seventh with scores of 76 and 77, whereas Neha Tripathi and novice Zara Anand had been tied for ninth after rounds of 78 every.