US kids Golf: Nihaal, 5, from Chandigarh wins first place

Five-year-old Nihaal Cheema from Chandigarh emerged as the winner of the US Kids Golf India Tour held recently in Manesar, Haryana. In the youngest age category of Boys Under 6, Nihaal took first place with an even score of 36 over 9 holes. He had seven pars, a birdie and a bogey.

The budding golfer is a student at Vivek High School, Chandigarh and started playing golf at the age of 2 at the Chandigarh Golf Club. He regularly participates in junior golf tournaments held across India. US Kids Golf is the leading brand of junior golf equipment and hosts tournaments on every continent. The winners of the local touring season around the world are invited to play at the annual World Championship in August in North Carolina, USA.

The Kahlon sisters shine

Meanwhile, sisters Rabab Kahlon and Gairat Kaur Kahlon from Chandigarh also stood out at the event. Held on September 6 (Event 1), the two sisters finished at the second position in the leaderboard.

However, on September 7 (Event 2), Rabab (U-10 Girls) won the tournament with a score of 3 over par while Gairat (U-8 Girls) maintained their lead and finished second. place but with an improvement in his score compared to the day before.

Michael C. Ford