Kang second in Bhutan Open Golf Championship 2012
CHANDIGARH: City golfer HS Kang finished second in the individual category of the recently held Bhutan Amateur Open Golf Championship. The keenly contested event saw a total of 60 players vying for top honours. Kang lost to M Dulal Hossain of Bangladesh by a margin of one stroke. Hossain finished with a total gross score of 293.
Meanwhile, in the team event played over two days, Bangladesh won with the total gross score of 282, while hosts Bhutan finished runners-up with 295 points.
India, who had sent a team for the first time for this tournament, finished third. The team comprised of Kang and Raghav Wahi. The team event was played on the basis of the gross stroke format, with two best cards counting each day.
File photo of HS Kang