Chandigarh, Oct 17: Yashas Chandra of Mysore continued to lead the field at the Usha-IGU Shivalik Junior golf championship here Wednesday.
Close behind him are Veer Ahlawat (77,71) of Army Golf Course, Delhi, Hemant Kumar Yadav (72,76) of Shivalik Golf Course, and Roshan Raj (72,76) and Piyush Sangwan (75,73) from Category B. They are all at 4-over par 148.
The day’s best score of 71 each came from Veer Ahlawat, who played very well, and Ravi Kumar who had three birdies and two bogeys.
Chandra managed only one birdie while bogeying third and 11th and had a double at fourth and 15th and ended with a 77.
In the absence of Prakhar Asawa, the leader is Piyush in Category B at four over par 148, leaving the way behind. In the tied second position at 13-over par 157 are Karandeep Kochar, Arjun Prasad, Tanvir Kahlon and Ritwik Jain.
A total of 72 players, with 36 in each Categories A and B, started off.