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India’s Anika Varma misses out on match play spot at US Women’s Amateur Championship – Sports News

Sixteen gamers at six-over went right into a play-off for six spots as Anika was stranded at seven-over.

Anika Varma bounced again strongly within the final six holes of her second spherical however missed out on qualifying for the match play of the US Girls’s Newbie Championship, falling quick by only one shot.

The second spherical, delayed to Wednesday as a result of hurricane on Tuesday, was performed in extraordinarily robust situations and the course was very tight as solely seven gamers had been beneath par after 36 holes.

The Indian teen golfer, Anika, who is predicated in Sacramento, is the primary Indian to play the US Girls’s Newbie Championship.

She had a tough first 9 on the again stretch of the Woodmont Nation Membership, as she gave away two bogeys and two doubles after ranging from the 10th.

That price her closely though she discovered three birdies on fourth, fifth and eighth holes towards one lone bogey on seventh within the final six holes.

A birdie on ninth, her closing gap, would have gotten her right into a play-off to find out the ultimate spots in match play. She completed at four-over 76 for a complete of seven-over 151.

Sixteen gamers at six-over went right into a play-off for six spots as Anika was stranded at seven-over.

Regardless of not qualifying for the following stage, it was an ideal expertise for Anika because the situations had been very robust and demanding.

Three different gamers of Indian origin received into the 64 who get to compete in match play. Indian-American Megha Ganne (71-76) was T-26, whereas Indian origin gamers, South Africa’s Kajal Mistry (81-69) and Gurleen Kaur (78-72) of US, got here via the play-off.

Rachel Heck, who made the reduce on the 2017 US Girls’s Open as a 15-year-old, took the medallist honours as she topped the stroke play part with rounds of 69-71.

Her 36-hole complete of 4-under 140 made her considered one of simply seven gamers to interrupt par in stroke play, the fewest since 2014.

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