India’s star pro players, Gurgaon based golfers Tvesa Malik and Olympian Diksha Dagar are all set this week to play their maiden tournament on American soil at the US$ 1mn Aramco Team Series at Glen Oaks Club in New York from Oct. 14-16.
The girls who mainly play Ladies European Tour events will get to play alongside big names like Lexi Thompson, Lizette Salas and more in this event jointly sanctioned by both the LET and LPGA Tours which will also see LPGA regular Aditi Ashok.
Diksha recorded a huge victory in the London edition of the Aramco Team series just prior to the Tokyo Olympics while playing a starring role for her 4 member team.
The event is played in individual and team formats simultaneously and features teams of three pros and one amateur for US$ 800,000 and US$ 200,000 for the individual format as prize money.
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