Mark Tullo is in pole position to claim a maiden European Tour title as the Chilean edged into a one-shot lead after an intense battle of wits in the third round of the Madeira Islands Open – Portugal – BPI at Clube de Golf do Santo da Serra.
Congratulations to golf star Luke Donald who attended Buckingham Palace today to collect his MBE. He received this award in the 2012 Queen’s Birthday Honours List in recognition of his contributions to professional golf and his role as a global ambassador for Britain.
Lloyd Saltman equalled the best round of his professional career on the opening day of the Madeira Islands Open – Portugal – BPI as a scorching eight under par 64 moved him two shots clear at the top.
Australian Brett Rumford won the 2013 Volvo China Open on Sunday and in doing so qualified for the 2013 Volvo World Match Play Championship, while a resurgent Henrik Stenson received the coveted sole invitation on offer. They complete an elite 24-man field that includes 14 of World’s top 50 challenging for the title at the breathtaking Thracian Cliffs Golf & Beach Resort in Bulgaria from the 16th to the 19th May, 2013.