Golfer Siddikur claims second place in Bashundhara Bangladesh Open

Bangladeshi golf star Siddikur Rahman finished runners-up in the Bashundhara Bangladesh Open 2017 at Kurmitola Golf Club (KGC) on Saturday. The 31-year-old double Asian Tour winner really rocked with his performance as he strongly came back from 29th place after first round.

Jazz Janewattananond, a 21-year old young Thai talent, has clinched his first Asian Tour title by playing 17 shots below par after the final round.

Siddukur played 13 shots below par to maintain his good performance at the final round today.

Siddiqur Rahman in action

Bangladesh golfer Dulal Hossain finished at 15th with five shots below par and Jamal Hossain finished 26th with an at-par performance.

Bashundhara Group, country’s largest business conglomerate, is the title sponsor of the international professional golf event involving prizes totaling US$300,000 event and a unique trophy designed in the form of Bangladesh’s national animal, the Royal Bengal Tiger.

A total of 134 golfers from 22 countries, including 33 professional golfers and 6 amateur golfers from home are participating in the ongoing tournament.

The third edition of Bashundhara Bangladesh Open concluded Saturday at the Kurmitola Golf Club (KGC) with a mega prize giving ceremony adorned by Housing and Public Works Minister engineer Mosharraf Hossain and Bashundhara Group Chairman Ahmed Akbar Sobhan.

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