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Pro golfer Shubhankar Sharma trains young Gurugram players

ANI  |  Gurugram [India] 

It was a dream come true for budding golfers of the city as some of them recently got the chance to train under at the & Country Club.

The training session with the Youngest Asian champion honed their craft besides helping them to muster the intricacies of the sport.

was also felicitated for his stellar win at the recently-concluded at South Africa, a event, which has earned him a two-year exemption on and an invite to

He also won the season-ending McLeod Russell in (PGTI).

During the training session, Shubhankar said that playing is his passion before stressing that he feels good to see that more youngsters are now warming up to the sport and considering taking it up as their profession.

Aakash Ohri, of DLF, which is Shubhankar's sponsors since he turned Pro, said, "Shubhankar is a world champion in the making.

His recent win speaks volumes of his dedication towards the game. We, at DLF, are committed to supporting him in his quest to excel in the sport."

The 21-year-old already has numerous accolades in his kitty, chief among them being 2014 Cochin Masters, India, 2016 Players Championship, 2016 Classic, 2016 Tata Open and 2017 TAKE Open Championship,

He capped a tied-fourth finish at the Asian Tour's Open and stood fourth at the 2014 Open In 2016, he enjoyed two top-five results on in and

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Fri, January 12 2018. 15:10 IST
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