International top players confirmed for TAKE Solutions India Masters 2014
Bengaluru: A strong field of more than 100 golfers will tee off at the inaugural TAKE Solutions India Masters to be held at the Eagleton Golf Resort, Bengaluru from 29 October to 1 November, 2014. This is the first time when TAKE Solutions, the Asian Tour and Professional Golf Tour of India have come together to unveil TAKE Solutions India Masters in India with a prize purse of US$ 70,000.
The list of international players includes Ireland’s Niall Turner and American Brett Munson, placed third and fourth respectively on the current Asian Development Tour Order of Merit.
Lindsay Renolds of Canada who was on the same team with PGA Tour player Dustin Johnson for three years at the Coastal Carolina University, will be making his first visit to the Eagleton Golf Resort.
Two-time European Tour winner SSP Chowrasia, ADT regular Shubhankar Sharma and Khalin Joshi who won his maiden title at the Noida Golf Course last week, will spearhead the Indian challenge.
One player who is sure to use the home advantage to the fullest is Chikkarangappa S, 4th on Order of Merit of PGTI. This Bengaluru boy has won numerous tournaments at the home course.
The TAKE Solutions India Masters will raise the 2014 ADT schedule to an unprecedented 21 tournaments, which included 12 tournaments in Malaysia, three events in Chinese Taipei, three in the Philippines and two in Indonesia. With only three events left to play on the ADT this season, players will have everything to play for as the top-five finishers on the Order of Merit at the end of the season will earn Asian Tour cards for 2015.