Last week in Hyderabad, Chikkarangappa S. won his maiden 2019 season title at Golconda Masters, which earned him a full-five points for the win, in-turn helping him jump 104 spots up in the World Rankings to 357 from 461 previously.
The joint runners-up Aman Raj and M Dharma took 2.50 points each. While Aman moved up from 930 to 745, Dharma rose from 1010 to 798.
Karandeep Kochhar’s fourth place finish saw him collect 1.60 points that pushed him up from 908 to 790.
7 OWGR points up for grabs this week
Shubhankar Sharma’s appearance at the Players Championship at ITC Golf and Country Club has increased the ranking points being awarded this week.
The break-up of the points will be as follows:
1st – 7
2nd – 4.2
3rd – 2.8
4th – 2.1
5th – 1.68
6th – 1.4
7th – 1.26