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Eighth edition of IRA presents Telangana Masters powered by Telangana Tourism tees off on November 9
· Field to feature Olympian Udayan Mane, defending champion Manu Gandas, Yuvraj Singh Sandhu, Varun Parikh, Shamim Khan, Kshitij Naveed Kaul
Hyderabad, November 7, 2022: The Hyderabad Golf Association (HGA) and the Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI), the official sanctioning body of professional golf in India, today announced the IRA presents Telangana Masters 2022 powered by Telangana Tourism which will be held at the Hyderabad Golf Club (HGC) from November 9 - 12, 2022, and will carry a prize purse of Rs. 40 lakh. The Pro-Am event will be held on November 8.
The top Indian professionals in the fray include Olympian Udayan Mane (2018 & 2020 winner), defending champion Manu Gandas, Yuvraj Singh Sandhu, Varun Parikh, Shamim Khan and Kshitij Naveed Kaul, to name a few. The foreign challenge will be led by Sri Lankans Mithun Perera, N Thangaraja, Anura Rohana and K Prabagaran as well as Nepal’s Sukra Bahadur Rai. The local challenge will be led by Hyderabad-based players including professionals Haider Hussain, Mohd Azhar and Hardik S Chawda as well as amateurs Tej Gangavarapu, Milind Soni, Sankeerth Nidadavolu and Vilok Gadwal.
Mr. Narsi Reddy, Founder and Managing Director, IRA Realty Tech, said, “Our leading company is humbled to be associated with the Eighth Edition of the Telangana Masters golf tournament. IRA Realty is an emerging Gigantic Brand in Real Estate of Telangana and yet remains a Young and Energetic Brand of Telangana's growth story, Events like this will help to build the Brand value of Telangana which is exactly why IRA Realty would like to be part of it.”
Mr. Uttam Singh Mundy, CEO, PGTI, said, “The Telangana Masters, now in its eighth edition, has emerged as one of the most prestigious PGTI events in southern India over the last eight years and we’re confident that the event will continue to grow in the coming years and as a result also highlight the potential for golf tourism in the state of Telangana. We thank IRA Realty, Telangana Tourism, Hyderabad Golf Association and Marriott Hyderabad for supporting the event.”
The mission of the project is to set up an international standard golf course, a golf training academy and to put Hyderabad on the International Golfing map. The ‘Best Tourism Friendly Golf Course’ award bestowed on it by National Tourism, reiterates the pleasant experience that HGA provides. The Hyderabad Golf Club offers 18 challenging holes that bring players up close with the heritage and beauty of the Deccan hinterland - Golconda Fort and Naya Quila in particular.