Calcutta: City golfer Sanjeev Mehra kept his hopes alive, booking a place in the semi-finals of the Goodricke East India Amateur golf championship at RCGC on Monday.
Being 3 down after the 11th hole, Mehra came back strongly against Harinder Gupta. The city lad birdied the 12 th, 15th and 16th holes. Mehra then won the 18th to seal Harinderís fate in the end.
L. Salvadurai, on the other hand, dashed Manav Dasí bid to win both stroke play and match-play events, when the former pipped the favourite at 3/2.
Keshav Mishra and Anitya Chand completed the semi-final line-up. While Mishra got the better of J. Patwardhan 3/2, Chandís victory against Simarjeet Singh came on the 18th hole.