Dubai, January 29
Shubhankar Sharma did not get off to the best of starts but still managed a 4-under 68 to keep himself in contention of a top-10 finish at the Dubai Desert Classic. Sharma had six birdies against two bogeys and was tied-12th at 6-under at the halfway mark. “I’m very proud of myself the way I fought back,” Sharma said.
Gaganjeet Bhullar missed the cut after a 1-under took his total to 4-over.
Lahiri lies 21st
San Diego: Anirban Lahiri got off to a solid start at the Farmers Insurance Open with a 4-under 68, picking up seven birdies in the opening round. He birdied all the four par-5 holes. Lahiri was tied-21st, four shots off the lead. — PTI