Source: News Bharati English22 Nov 2016 12:56:34
Indonesia, November 22: Indian golfer Gaganjeet Bhullar won Indonesia Open title for the second time on Monday. He won the $300,000 BANK BRI-JCB Indonesia Open against Jeev Milkha after closing with four-under-par 68. Jeev Milkha Singh of India is a two-time Asian Tour number one, settled for tied 2nd place after making bogey on the 17th hole to finish on 72.
“It is never easy in a Monday finish especially when you only have a two-shot lead. I slept at 7pm last night and woke up at 2am because there was so much adrenaline rush. I just couldn’t focus on anything.I was not focussed on sleeping. I just could not divert my mind anywhere else apart from the last few holes. At the end of the day, I’m proud of myself and I’m glad I pulled it off,” said Bhullar.
Bhullar also won the event in 2013, which was his seventh Asian Tour victory and a second title this season with a 16-under-par 272 total at the Pondok Indah Golf Course in Jakarta.
After winning Indonesia Open title on Monday Bhullar is now the fifth player after Thaworn Wiratchant of Thailand, Frank Nobilo of New Zealand, Frankie Minoza of the Philippines and Lu Hsi-chuen of Chinese Taipei to win the event twice.Other strong India golfers like Jyoti Randhawa finished joint 14th while Shubhankar Sharma (73) and Chikkrangappa were tied at the 27th place.