Indian Golfer Anirban Lahiri is having a solid run in the Small business Connection Championship held as part of the Web.com tour.
He started off the tournament on a slow note,with a first round of 72. He was tied for 71st after the initial round with only the top 70 making the cut. He had three bogeys in the round in between the fifth and eighth holes during the round.
Lahiri came back strongly in the second round when he carded a score of two-under 70 in the second round. The performance in the second round helped Lahiri to have a 27 place leap as he was tied for 44th. He had a total of two-under 142 after the first two rounds.
Anirban Lahiri Continues His Climb
Anirban Lahiri continued his rise in the third round as well when he carded a round of five-under 67. This took his total to seven-under 209 and helped him to tie for the 20th position. Lahiri, who is the highest-ranked player in the field, had earlier finished sixth at the Hotel Fitness Championship last week. Having a good performance in the Web.com tour will help Lahiri gain a card in the PGA Tour. He had skipped some European Tour events for the same.
Argentina’s Emiliano Grillo and Eric Axley of United States are currently leading the pack.