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Jeev, Jyoti Randhawa to take part in TAKE Open golf

Press Trust of India  |  Chandigarh 

The second edition of the TAKE Open Golf Championship, featuring Jeev Milkha Singh and Randhawa, will be played at the Golf Club from October 1215.

The TAKE Open, the 13th event of the 2017 PGTI season, will have Rs 1 crore prize purse on offer.

Indian veterans Jeev Milkha Singh and Randhawa as well as other leading players including Rashid Khan, Kumar, Shubhankar Sharma, Khalin Joshi and Chiragh Kumar will be seen in action.

Jeev last played here during the PGTI Players Championship in March 2011.

"I first entered this club when I was eight years old and ever since then this place has given me the opportunity to follow my dreams of becoming a professional golfer, winning on the international stage and making the Indian flag fly high. So I can never forget my golfing home, the Golf Club," he said.

The 45-year-old Jeev said that he is looking forward to playing alongside in the same group.

"Its always a pleasure playing with him. Weve played a lot of junior, amateur and professional golf together, we know each other really well. Whenever we play together, we enjoy the moment and push each other to get the best out of ourselves," he said.

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First Published: Tue, October 10 2017. 21:07 IST