New Delhi: In a last minute decision, Asian PGA Tour order of merit leader Arjun Atwal on Sunday confirmed his participation in the SRF All India Matchplay competition starting on Monday, further strengthening the field which now boasts all the top 20 players on the Hero Honda Tour this season.
Atwal has been given the top seeding in the 64-player field, pushing Jeev Milkha Singh to the second spot. Mukesh Kumar, winner of 10 titles this season and the runaway order of merit leader was seeded third, while Digvijay Singh, who has won three titles in 2002-03, was seeded fourth.
Vijay Kumar, currently ranked sixth in the money list, and Calcutta’s Shiv Shankar Prasad Chowrasia were seeded fifth and sixth. (PTI)