Khan wins SAIL-SBI Open golf

New Delhi, March 1: Rashid Khan of India claimed a play-off victory over Bangladeshi Siddikur Rahman at the SAIL-SBI Open with a birdie on the first extra hole at the Delhi Golf Course (DGC) here Saturday.

The 23-year-old completed a memorable wire-to-wire victory at his home course, atoning for his heartbreaking play-off defeat at the same event a year ago to countryman Anirban Lahiri.

“It feels awesome. It’s my home course and winning here is special. It’s amazing,” said a jubilant Khan, who carded a final round one-under-par 71 and totalled 18-under-par 270 for the week.

IANS