Gujarat Kensville Challenge

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Gujarat Kensville Challenge
Tournament information
Location Ahmedabad, India
Established 2011
Course(s) Kensville G&CC
Par 72
Length 7,224 yards (6,606 m)
Tour(s) Challenge Tour
Format Stroke play
Prize fund 200,000
Month played February
Final year 2013
Tournament record score
Aggregate 274 Shiv Kapur (2013)
To par −14 Shiv Kapur (2013)
Final champion
India Shiv Kapur

The Gujarat Kensville Challenge was a golf tournament on the Challenge Tour, played in India. It was held for the first time in January 2011 at Kensville Golf and Country Club in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, and was the season opening event on the tour. It was last played in 2013.

Gaganjeet Bhullar won the inaugural tournament to become the first Indian player to win on the Challenge Tour.[1][2]


Year Winner Country Score Margin of
2013 Shiv Kapur  India 274 (−14) 2 strokes Scotland Andrew McArthur
2012 Maximilian Kieffer  Germany 281 (−7) Playoff India Rahil Gangjee
2011 Gaganjeet Bhullar  India 283 (−5) 1 stroke England Matt Ford


  1. ^ Bezbaruah, Ajit (17 January 2011). "Bhullar creates golfing history". The Times of India. Times News Network. Retrieved 25 January 2011. 
  2. ^ "Kent golfer Matt Ford registers Challenge Tour best". BBC Sport. 17 January 2011. Retrieved 25 January 2011. 

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