03:37 PM, January 27, 2018 / LAST MODIFIED: 03:44 PM, January 27, 2018

Siddikur wins Dhaka Open title

Siddikur Rahman. Photo: Star File

Bangladesh's premier golfer Siddikur Rahman clinched the title of the inaugural City Bank American Express Dhaka Open title at the Kurmitola Golf Club today.

The 33-year-old golfer carded an aaggregate of 14-under-par (274) for a comfortable victory with a four-stroke advantage in the 60,000 dollar-event, co-sacntioned by BPGA, ADT and PGTI.

The two-time Asian Tour winner exchanged five birdies for three bogeys in the final round to take home a paycheque of 10,500 dollars.

Malcolm Kokocinski of Sweden finished second with 10-under-par (278) while India's Shankar Das ended in third position a stroke further back.