17 yr old Pranavi clinches fourth Hero Pro title


There is a new star on the Indian horizon as former top ranked amateur 17-year-old Pranavi Urs of Mysore carded rounds of 72-72-68 (4-under 212) to clinch her 4th  title  on the Hero Women’s Pro Golf Tour (HWPGT) at TNGF Cosmo Golf Course, Chennai.

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Pranavi, who had a stellar junior and amateur career won her maiden pro title while still an amateur in late 2019 in Bangalore. That win announced her being ready for  the professional circuit. 

Pranavi joined the pro ranks thereafter and won in Mumbai in January 2020 and again soon after in Chennai. She ended 2020 at sixth in the 2020 Hero rankings with two wins, and two runners-up finishes. 

Another tour rookie Hitaashee Bakshi of Delhi, finished second to Pranavi in Chennai with scores of  71-70-73 (2-under 214).

Ridhima Dilawari, the winner of the previous event in Bangalore at Prestige Golfshire, finished third with 75-69-71 (1-under 215).

The Hero Tour will next play in February at BPGC, Mumbai and follow it up with Poona GC.

Top-10 finishers at the Leg 2 of Hero WPGT – 

1Pranavi Urs-4 (212)
2Hitaashee Bakshi-2 (214)
3Ridhima Dilawari-1 (215)
4Jahanvi Bakshieven-par (216)
T-5Neha Tripathi+2 (218)
T-5Oviya Reddi+2 (218)
T-7Sneha Singh (A)+3 (219)
T-7Avani Prashanth (A) +3 (219)
9Amandeep Drall+4 (220)
T-10Seher Atwal+5 (221)
T-10Vani Kapoor+5 (221)

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