banner

Chawrasia successfully defends Indian Open title

(AP Photo/Andrew Brownbill)

NEW DELHI (AP) S.S.P. Chawrasia successfully defended his Indian Open title on Sunday, finishing with a 10-under-par 278 for a comfortable seven-stroke victory.

Chawrasia held a two-shot lead when he completed his weather-delayed third round on Sunday morning and continued his fine form before signing off with 71 in the last round.

"I'm winning back-to-back so I'm really very happy," said Chawrasia, who also became the first Indian golfer to defend a European title. "This is a very tough course so I'm just trying to play straight and to the right place. I played very consistently this week."

Malaysia's Gavin Green finished second but never came close to challenging Chawrasia's dominance, making two birdies and five bogeys in his last round of 75. He ended up 3-under, which sealed his first European Tour top-ten finish.

Scotsman Scott Jamieson played a par round of 72 to finish eight shots behind Chawrasia alongside Italy's Matteo Manassero, who carded 73 in his last round.

Updated March 12, 2017

Sports Data API Powered by STATS © 2018 by STATS.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS is strictly prohibited.

NBA Scoreboard
Thursday, Feb 22
New York 4:00 PT5:00 MT6:00 CT7:00 ET0:00 GMT8:00 5:00 MST7:00 EST4:00 UAE (+1)01:0019:00 ET6:00 CTNaN:�
Orlando 
Brooklyn 4:00 PT5:00 MT6:00 CT7:00 ET0:00 GMT8:00 5:00 MST7:00 EST4:00 UAE (+1)01:0019:00 ET6:00 CTNaN:�
Charlotte 
Philadelphia 5:00 PT6:00 MT7:00 CT8:00 ET1:00 GMT9:00 6:00 MST8:00 EST5:00 UAE (+1)02:0020:00 ET7:00 CTNaN:�
Chicago 
Washington 5:00 PT6:00 MT7:00 CT8:00 ET1:00 GMT9:00 6:00 MST8:00 EST5:00 UAE (+1)02:0020:00 ET7:00 CTNaN:�
Cleveland 
Oklahoma City 7:00 PT8:00 MT9:00 CT10:00 ET3:00 GMT11:00 8:00 MST10:00 EST7:00 UAE (+1)04:0022:00 ET9:00 CTNaN:�
Sacramento 
LA Clippers 7:30 PT8:30 MT9:30 CT10:30 ET3:30 GMT11:30 8:30 MST10:30 EST7:30 UAE (+1)04:3022:30 ET9:30 CTNaN:�
Golden State 
ATP Scoreboard
Tuesday, Feb. 20
Open 13 (ATP)
First Round
(8) F. Krajinovic3 6 6   
J. Sousa6 4 4   
(9) K. Khachanov6 77    
R. Bemelmans3 62    
I. Ivashka6 6    
L. Djere3 1    
H. Gaston2 2    
S. Travaglia6 6    
M. Marterer63 64    
G. Simon77 77    
N. Gombos2 63    
P. Herbert6 77    
 
Delray Beach Open (ATP)
First Round
(6) J. Isner5 6 6   
R. Albot7 3 4   
L. Lacko6 5 1   
P. Gojowczyk3 7 6   
R. Opelka77 78    
R. Harrison65 66    
(9) M. Raonic6 7    
T. Daniel1 5    
S. Johnson6 6    
N. Basilashvi3 4    
F. Skugor6 7    
A. Bublik2 5    
D. King4 2    
E. Donskoy6 6    
D. Shapovalov7 77    
I. Karlovic5 64    
P. Polansky66 1    
J. Donaldson78 6    
M. Youzhny7 6    
D. Sela5 4    
(4) S. Querrey6 3 64   
T. Fritz2 6 77   
(2) J. Del Potro6 6    
J. Chardy2 4    
 
Rio Open (ATP)
First Round
V. Estrella B3 3    
N. Kicker6 6    
P. Andujar7 6    
G. Melzer5 2    
(7) P. Cuevas65 712 6   
T. Monteiro77 610 3   
(6) D. Schwartzma4     
C. Ruud1     
J. Vesely2 2    
F. Delbonis6 3    
A. Bedene7 6    
A. Haider-Mau5 0    
G. Monfils7 3 7   
H. Zeballos5 6 5   
(3) P. Carreno Bu6 6    
M. Cecchinato4 1    
(2) D. Thiem6 7    
D. Lajovic2 5    
 
WTA Scoreboard
Tuesday, Feb. 20
Dubai Tennis Championship (WTA)
First Round
Q. Wang6 6    
K. Bertens3 0    
C. Bellis6 6    
E. Mertens3 3    
A. Kontaveit1 6 6   
S. Stosur6 2 4   
S. Zhuk2 2    
C. Suarez Nav6 6    
S. Errani6 6    
L. Tsurenko4 3    
(6) A. Kerber6 6    
B. Strycova2 1    
(5) C. Garcia6 7    
L. Safarova3 5    
 
Hungarian Ladies Open (WTA)
First Round
(5) M. Buzarnescu77 6    
L. Arruabarre65 1    
(7) A. Krunic6 6    
G. Garcia Per2 4    
Y. Bonaventur6 6    
S. Sorribes T0 0    
(6) A. Sasnovich6 6    
R. Vinci3 3    
J. Larsson6 77    
M. Frech1 65    
(4) S. Cirstea4 2    
V. Kuzmova6 6    
(8) D. Vekic6 6    
P. Udvardy3 3