Spanish Open 12-15 April

Even though I shot 76(+4) on Thursday I hit it pretty solid but it was a real struggle on the greens, especially on the back nine where I missed quite a few short putts, which is unlike me. Friday was a totally different story where I hit it lovely and holed my fair...
Open de Espana

Open de Espana

This week I am in Madrid for the Spanish Open, being played at centro nacional de golf. I arrived on Monday with the idea of playing on Tuesday but the weather so far has been very cold and wet. I hit some balls this morning then walked the course in the afternoon as...
Commercial Bank Qatar Masters – Rounds 3 & 4

Commercial Bank Qatar Masters – Rounds 3 & 4

It was an early start on Saturday after making the cut on the mark of -4, bit of a struggle again with ball striking but managed to grind it round in 71 (-1). Sunday was again an early start as some lightning was forcast for later in the day so the tour decided to...
Commercial Bank Qatar Masters – R1 & R2

Commercial Bank Qatar Masters – R1 & R2

I hit it pretty solid on Thursday but missed a few putts to shoot a decent 68(-4), which is a good start to the week.  I was asked to spend some time in the Commercial Bank hospitality unit behind the 18th green, which was a pleasure as they have been brilliant...
Commercial Bank Qatar Masters – Pro-Am

Commercial Bank Qatar Masters – Pro-Am

It was a shotgun start at 7am this morning for the pro am.  I played with three really good lads who were all good fun.  Some of the greens this week are in poor shape due to a problem with the water system but it’s the same for everyone. It’s always...
NBO Oman Open – R3

NBO Oman Open – R3

It was an early start this morning after just squeezing in for the weekend on level par. I played some decent golf in spells today but made a double bogey at 15 and a bogey at 16 to shoot 72 Lvl par. Probably overall it should have been a couple of shots less but I...