Megha Ganne: Know this Indian-American making waves in Golf world

The 17-year-old Indian-American amateur emerged as the first amateur in 15 years to lead the US Women's Open after the first round. Mega Ganne has now shot rounds of 67-71-72 for a total of three-under 210

Megha Ganne: Know this Indian-American making waves in Golf world

Indian-American teen golfer Megha Ganne from New Jersey is drawing high praise from across the sporting world and beyond.

The 17-year-old put herself in contention with a round of 72 that placed her Tied-3rd alongside South Korea’s Lee Jeong-eun, after the third round of the US Women’s Open at the Olympic Club in San Francisco.

She has now shot rounds of 67-71-72 for a total of three-under 210 and is four shots behind the leader Lexi Thompson (66).

Here are some interesting facts about her: