Nedbank Challenge: Sharma finishes creditable T-27

Shubhankar shot 71-68 in the weekend for an even par total 288 and a Top-30 finish.

This was his second best finish since the first week of July when he was Tied-27th in the Open de France.   -  GETTY IMAGES

India’s Shubhankar Sharma produced a fine round of four-under 68 to finish a creditable T-27th at the Nedbank Golf Challenge here on Sunday.

Shubhankar shot 71-68 in the weekend for an even par total 288 and a Top-30 finish. It should fire up Shubhankar before the DP World Tour Championships next week.

This was his second best finish since the first week of July when he was Tied-27th in the Open de France. At the CIMB Classic in Kuala Lumpur last month, he had achieved his second T-10 finish on the PGA tour.

Shubhankar, after being even par for the first nine holes on the back stretch of the course, was on a birdie spree on back nine. He had four birdies in five holes between second and sixth holes.