Sharmila Nicollet wins fourth leg of Professional Golf Tour 2014

Sharmila Nicollet, who claimed his first victory this season, one under 69 on the final day and a total of 208 to take the title.

updated: February 27, 2014 18:54 IST
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Mumbai: Bangalore golfer Sharmila Nicollet registered her first victory of the season in the fourth leg of the Hero Women's Professional Golf Tour at the Bombay Presidency Golf Club (BPGC) here on Thursday. With a five stroke advantage over Delhi golfer Vani Kapoor, overnight leader Sharmila continued her good run of form on the final day to clinch her first title of the season.

Sharmila showed great temperament to dominate the fourth leg carding two under par scores in the second and final rounds, the only player to do so. She returned with an impressive one under 69 on the final day and a total of 208 to take the title. She carded five birdies on the fifth, seventh, 11th, 16th and 18th holes as opposed to a bogey on the 12th and a double bogey on the 14th hole.

Vani played another steady round to finish second with a final round score of one over 71 and a total of 215. She carded four birdies on the second, fifth, 13th and 16th holes and had five bogeys on the third, fourth, seventh, eighth and 10th holes.

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