Kapil Dev is an avid golfer and feels India can enhance in golf.© AFP
Former India cricket group captain Kapil Dev on Tuesday mentioned that golf as a sport was uncared for for a very long time however the current efficiency by Indian golfers elevated the notice in the direction of the sport. Dev who can be an avid golfer believes that India can develop into an enormous centre in Golf as many new programs are coming in several cities. “Golf was uncared for for a very long time however now after the Olympics efficiency, consciousness has elevated and I’m very completely happy to be a part of it,” Kapil Dev mentioned whereas speaking to the media.
“There isn’t any dearth of expertise focus within the nation and one medal within the Olympics can put together one technology. We might like to see Indians successful the British Open, US Open. If a participant turns into massive then the next will increase. Sponsors ought to come to golf and it’s great that the federal government is taking time,” the previous cricketer added.
Earlier, MoS MEA Meenakshi Lekhi inaugurated Tata Metal PGTI MP Cup 2021 Introduced by Delhi Golf Membership.
The match carries a prize purse of Rs. 70 lakh. The Professional-Am occasion will likely be held on October 9. That is the 14th occasion of the 2020-21 TATA Metal PGTI season. The PGTI returns to the DGC with a full-field occasion after seven years.
India golfer Aditi Ashok had displayed a spirited efficiency on the Tokyo Olympics and she or he had narrowly missed out on a medal.
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