Three Indian golfers can be competing for the primary time at a single Main as Tvesa Malik on Saturday joined Aditi Ashok and Diksha Dagar for the upcoming AIG Girls’s Open. (Extra Sports activities Information)
At present enjoying within the Women Scottish Open at North Berwick in Scotland, Malik was given an exemption into the celebrated occasion, which is scheduled to be held from August 20 to 23.
The Girls’s Open can be held on the Royal Troon, which hosted the 2016 males’s Open.
The Open, which is among the 5 Majors in ladies’s golf, will carry a prize purse of USD 4.5 million.
Of the 5, the Evian Championship in France was cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The upcoming Open can be adopted by ANA Inspiration in California in September, the Girls’s PGA in October and the US Open in December.
Whereas Aditi and Diksha have performed the Girls’s Open up to now, this would be the first Main for Malik, who began out a few seasons in the past with robust performances on the home Hero Girls’s Golf Affiliation of India Tour.
She was tied sixth on the LET-sanctioned Hero Girls’s Indian Open.
With the Girls’s Open qualifiers not being held this 12 months because of the pandemic, the ultimate 22 qualifying spots got on the premise of efficiency on the Aberdeen Customary Investments Women Scottish Open.
As many as 15 gamers, who weren’t already exempted, made the reduce and Malik was one in every of them. It additionally included Scotland’s Kylie Henry and Michele Thompson.
Different notable LET members to qualify embody England’s Eleanor Givens and Welshwoman Becky Morgan.
China’s Muni He additionally booked her first go to to the Girls’s Open together with LPGA rookie, Haley Moore, who has been impressing within the USA.
The remaining seven spots have been awarded to the very best Rolex Ranked gamers, who weren’t already exempted and missed the reduce. In complete, 12 nationalities have been represented from the 22 qualifiers.
AIG, which turned the sponsor in 2019, renewed its affiliation this 12 months and re-branded the Main as ‘Girls’s Open’, dropping the phrase ‘British’ from the title of the match. The sponsorship runs until 2025.
It’s the 44th Girls’s Open and the 20th as a Main. The match can be held behind closed doorways because of the pandemic.
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