Indian girls’s trio out of British Open | Golf Information

TROON: Debutant Tvesa Malik missed the lower by three photographs after remaining within the hunt for many a part of the day as she bowed of AIG Ladies’s British Open together with compatriots Aditi Ashok and Diksha Dagar below powerful situations right here.
The 24-year-old Malik, enjoying her first Main, began late within the day at 8-over by which era it was identified that the lower might go to nine-over and it will definitely did.
By then, the opposite Indians within the fray, Aditi Ashok (78-78) at 14-over and Diksha Dagar (79-78) at 15-over had exited the event.
Malik started fantastically in testing situations with a collection of six pars after which birdied the seventh at which level she was seven-over. However three bogeys in a row on the activate eighth, ninth and 10th put her on the block as she fell to 10-over.
A birdie in final eight holes with no bogey might have seen her by way of to the weekend. She did effectively to keep away from bogeys from 11th to 15th and was 10-over after 15 holes needing one birdie within the final three holes to remain on.
However, she dropped a double bogey on Par-5 16th and that ended her possibilities.
Nonetheless it was a fantastic expertise for Malik, who was solely one of many three to make the lower at Scottish Open final week.
On Friday, when Ashok was confirmed as a recipient of considered one of India’s highest sporting awards, the Arjuna Award, she lastly managed a birdie, her just one in 36 holes, on the Par-Three fifth. However she nonetheless missed the lower.
Dagar, who was additionally nominated for the award however missed out of the checklist of recipients, had a birdie and an eagle on par-4 18th on the primary day and on the second she had no birdies.
Even because the winds continued to howl, Swede Dani Holmqvist (71-70) was one-under and solely participant below par. She led American Austin Ernst (72-71) and Sophia Popov (72-70) by one shot.
Behind them have been 5 others — former Hero Indian Open winner Emily Kristine Pedersen (71-72), Lindsey Weaver (71-72), Lydia Ko (72-71) and Jasmine Suwannapura (71-72) — with complete of one-over par in tied third place.
Solheim Cup captain Catriona Matthew was amongst others at even par, however she nonetheless has eight holes to play.

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