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Resurgent Anirbaan Lahiri eyes title at Valero Texas Open with Masters in mind

Bolstered by a career-best runner-up finish at THE PLAYERS Championship, a buoyant Anirban Lahiri will now tee up at the Valero Texas Open, eyeing a victory to earn a coveted place in the Masters Tournament. Lahiri enjoyed his best finish in the PGA Tour at THE PLAYERS Championship at TPC Sawgrass two weeks ago and the Indian is determined to build on his resurgence at the TPC San Antonio which hosts this week’s USD 8.6 million tournament starting on Thursday. “Who doesn’t think about the Masters? We all do,” said Lahiri. “I understand I’m going to need a win, just like everyone else who are not already in Augusta will be hoping to do so.” The Masters Tournament, the year’s first major, begins at Augusta National Golf Club next week with Japan’s Hideki Matsuyama defending his title. The...