Monday 17th April 2017
Harbour Town GL, Hilton Head, SC
Wesly Bryan who was better at making a living through trick shot videos on Youtube finally made his breakthrough on the PGA tour with a weekend score of 68 + 67 to hold off Luke Donald and finish 1 shot ahead at -13. The ex web.com tour player gained his PGA card by winning 3 times on that tour and gained momentum with finishes in the top 5 in the Genesis open and the Honda Classic while posting a T7th in the Valspar Championship in March, showing that he doesn’t only have the gift for the trick shot.
Trophee Hassan II
Royal Golf Dar Es Salam, Rabat, Morocco
Ex Ryder Cup team member Edoardo Molinari fought back from a couple of years in the doldrums through injury and bad performances to see off Paul Dunn in a playoff in Morocco. Both players came off 18 at -9 but it was the Italien that claimed his first victory since 2010 that eventually came out on top.
KO OLINA, OAHU, HI
USA’s Christie Kerr with a remarkable 62-66 weekend stormed to victory by 3 shots over New Zealand’s Lydia Koe and South Koreans In Gee Chun and Su-Yeon Jang. This was Christie’s 19th victory on tour.
Seems congratulations may be imminent to Rory Mcilroy as it is suggested in the press today that the world #2 is about to get married to fiance Erica Stoll this weekend at Ireland’s Ashford Castle. County Mayo.
Master’s Champion Sergio Garcia will return to competition golf at the Players Championship starting May 11, and there is good news for all Dustin Johnson fans as he is due to start playing again after his freak accident at the Masters. Dustin has suggested that he will return at the Wells Fargo Tournament scheduled for 4th May.
That’s all for this week folks have a great weeks golf and I will catch up with you again next week.