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Indians take to golf in economic boom

In a country where most people are cricket fans, India is seeing a rise in the popularity of golf.

Although still seen as a sport for the wealthy, Indians are encouraged by the success of top ranked players like Jeev Milkha Singh.

Young people and children in particular are taking an interest and looking to play golf as a career.

Shilpa Kannan reports.


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