14 year old, Ranveer Singh Saini , along with his Unified partner- Monica Jajoo, created history for our country by standing first on the victory stand to get a gold medal in Golf at the World Special Olympics 2015 at Los Angeles on 31st July, 2015. Ranveer and Monica played against 21 countries over 4 rounds of golf at the Wilson Golf Course at Grifatte Park, Los Angeles. They were on the leader board for 3 consecutive days and sealed their victory with a huge 9 stroke margin on the 4th and final day. It is historical to note that this is the first time India has represented in the World Olympics in Golf and it is indeed remarkable that Ranveer and Monica, as a team got nothing less than a gold medal. Ranveer as we know is one of the youngest golfers of Special Olympics in the world and is autistic by birth. His coach and mentor, Mr. Anitya Chand, along with Mr. Mukesh have spear-headed his training into victory despite his intellectual disability.
Ranveer Saini, Coverage by Print and Digital Media on July 26th & 27th 2015.
Article & Post Event Press Release By Special Olympics Bharat on return from Special Olympics Golf Masters 2015, Macau.