Prestatyn Golf ClubThere is a cash bonus of £1500 for any player that wins back to back events at Prestatyn & Portal.
European Tour player Nick McCarthy fresh back from the Kenya Open where he played all four rounds carded a superb 62 followed by 72 at Formby Hall to win by four shots from another European Tour player, Jonathan Thomson. McCarthy went into the last round with a five shot lead after his opening round of 62, 10 under par, eight birdies and an eagle. In extremely tough conditions on the final day Thompson was flying through the field going out in four under 32 whilst McCarthy bogeyed the 8th then birdied the 9th to be out in level par. Thompson started home with an eagle at ten, birdied the 11th and 14th to be 8 under but a bogey at 16 and then a 10 at the last proved extremely costly allowing McCarthy who had two birdies and two bogeys on the back nine to win by four. George Bloor continues to establish himself as a Tour player finishing 3rd followed by Chris Hanson in fourth. Yet again the 1836 Tour proves... Read more