Mylapore golfer N. Rajeshwar Rao has won a place to play in the finals of the 17th annual Mercedes Trophy 2017. In the Chennai leg of the tournament held at Cosmo TNGF last month, Rajeshwar scored 72.6 points to claim the sole spot from Chennai.
He will now be playing the finals scheduled for March 15 at the Oxford Golf Resort in Pune. Rajeshwarsays he has been playing golf for the last fifteen years and this will be his third time at the nationals.
Rao is a chartered accountant, by profession and a senior partner of Rao Narayan Associates. He is a resident of Oliver Road.