SSP Chawrasia and Aditi Ashok were among the winners at the second Golf Industry Association (GIA) Awards 2017. Aditi, who finished second in the Ladies European Tour (LET) order of merit in 2016 with the help of two victories, bagged Outstanding Achievement as a Player award.
Chawrasia, who successfully defended his Indian Open title in 2017, bagged the Award for the Men’s Player of the Year. Ali Sher, the Delhi Golf Club caddy-turned-pro-golfer, was feted for an Outstanding Playing Career. Ali Sher won the Indian Open back in 1991 and was honored with an Arjuna Award in the same year.
Important Takeaways from above News for SBI PO Exam-
- Aditi Ashok, SSP Chawrasia and Ali Sher won Golf Industry Awards 2017
- Ali Sher was honored with Arjuna Award in 1991
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Source- Business Standard