Indian Golfer Aditi Ashok Bags 2nd European Tour Title


Indian teen golfer Aditi Ashok shot a final round of three-under 69 on a weather-hit last day to notch up her second successive victory on the Ladies European Tour at the inaugural Qatar Ladies Open here today.

Only a fortnight in the wake of guaranteeing her lady win at the Hero Women's Indian Open, the 18-year-old new kid on the block proficient from Bangalore totaled 15-under-standard at the Doha Golf Club to get a three-stroke win over Lydia Hall and Caroline Hedwall.

"It's been an extraordinary couple of weeks. I won my home occasion in the Indian Open, which was my first win. To win consecutive occasions feels better than average," said Aditi, the LET's driving newbie proficient.

She began the last round tied for the lead with Nanna Koerstz Madsen however immediately picked up a one stroke advantage when the Dane came up short the second opening, keeping up her lead as play was suspended at 12.09pm because of thunder and lightning on the course.

 "It was truly troublesome toward the begin as a result of the rain. At that point we ceased for 60 minutes and a half and when we got back it was truly breezy, so that was troublesome, yet I get it was the same for everyone.

I was attempting to hit greens and make standards," she said. After a couple of birdies from Ashok, trailed by a twofold intruder from Madsen on the ninth, the youthful Indian ability had achieved 14-under with a three stroke pad through the turn. "I think I was playing great through the front nine and got two or three birdies on seven and eight.

 After that, I made many shots on the standard 5 ninth and tenth. At that point, I was short on 14. I created enough birdie possibilities be that as it may, I wasn't making any. At long last I could birdie 16. My objective was to be sans blunder and I made an intruder on 17 yet I had well for the most impact and made a birdie on 18," Ashok said.

 "The principal win was uncommon, on the grounds that I won in India, yet I felt I played truly well here and needed to play well each day and shoot not very impressive rounds. I think my diversion was better this week and clearly to win in the Qatar, the green is the same as the men's, so I know it's testing and to win here can rest easy."

 Madsen finished in fourth place on 11-under-standard, with Annabel Dimmock in fifth and Nicole Garcia in 6th. Georgia Hall and Becky Morgan were joint seventh, with five further players tied for ninth.