Pune, 25 November 2021: Khushal Shinagare played an effortless round of 10-over par 64 helping his team Nawu Marvel to its third win from as many matches as they took a crucial lead over Eagle Strikers after the weekend in the second edition of the month-long 6-team Bridgestone Golf Premier League – Belmondo, at the par-54 Lodha Belmondo Golf course off the Mumbai-Pune Expressway.
The 6-team premier league is being played at three courses—Lodha Belmondo, the Blueridge course in Hinjawadi and Nine Aces course in Karjat.
Nawu Marvel, which were up against Amigos in the second round, sailed through by 28 strokes, even though Amigos had two best scorers of the match on their side in AdityaPande(62), Amit Yadav(63). The Match ended 596-578, but strokres adjustment as per the Auction rules, which was uniquely held not on the basis of money, but strokes, gave Nawu the decisive 636-664 win.
Nawu was ranked No. 1 with 6 points followed by Eagle Strikers(5), Air Strikers (4)and Bindas Boys (3). Amigos, who is ranked 5th and Regal Warriors 6th are yet to open their account.
The third round of matches saw extremely close and intense contests in all the match-ups.
The Premier League is being played over the weekends in which 72 amateur golfers divided into 6 teams—Bindas Boys, Eagle Strikers, Nawu Marvel, Regal Warriors, Amigos and Air Strikers are taking part. The Bridgestone Golf Premier League will see final being held on Dec12, wherein the top two teams qualify for the final, which will be played on a modified Ryder Cup format.
Top players of the day:
1. Aditya Pande :62
2. Amit Yadav : 63
3. Khushal Shinagare: 64
4. Nikhil Bhandari and Aditya Malpani: 67
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