New Delhi, Jan 23 — Indian golfer Ganganjeet Bhullar, a four-time Asian Tour winner, has been signed as a brand ambassador for the Jaypee Green Golf Resort for a period of three years.
Bhullar would be representing the debutants Jaypee Green Greater Noida in the second edition of the golf’s inter-city tournament.
The second edition of the $200,000 Louis Philippe Cup will be played at the Jaypee Green Golf Resort Feb 11-16.
Bhullar, who played for Dev-Ellora Chandigarh team last year, would join veterans Sanjay Kumar and Vijay Kumar and the trio has so far won over 100 professional events between them.
Speaking about their chances in the competition, Bhullar said, “I have played at this Greg Norman Jaypee Golf Course before. This course suits my style of playing. This is one course where lot of power hitting and long shots will help. And my game suits that. The experience of both Sanjay and Vijay will only strengthen our team.”
Bhullar, who reached a career high ranking of 88 last year, also said that he aimed to get into the top-50 in the world ranking this year and get more invitations from the European tour.
With India’s top 27 golfers representing nine cities: Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, Delhi, Noida, Gurgaon, Ahmedabad , Chandigarh and Greater Noida, golf enthusiasts are keenly awaiting the second edition of the Louis Philippe Cup.