Golfer Aditi Ashok makes the cut for Rio

Deccan Chronicle.  | Priyanka Khera

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At 18, she will be the youngest member in the Rio-bound contingent.

Aditi Ashok

 

New Delhi: Proper planning and hard work in the last four years helped Aditi Ashok live one of her dreams as the teenage golfer on Tuesday qualified for next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Aditi, who was placed 58th in world golf rankings on Monday — the cut off date for Rio qualification — officially joined Anirban Lahiri and S.S.P. Chawrasia in the Indian golf squad for the Games. At 18, she will be the youngest member in the Rio-bound contingent.

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