Brad Hurley (Condobolin Sports Club) & Paul Besgrove (Dunedoo GC) have been crowned Champions after a 3 hole playoff to decide the 2019 Men's NSW Sand Greens Fourball Championship. Brad Hurley claimed his second Sand Greens Fourball title this weekend, his first was five years ago in the 2014 Championship which was also held at Manildra Golf Club
Dean Leach & James Taylor (Warren GC) could only manage a par which left the door open for Paul Besgrove who played a brilliant shot from the fairway and under pressure to 8 foot and then comfortably rolled the putt in for the win on the third playoff hole
Walcha's Peter Norbury & Wayne Brennan have won the Stabelford Fourball event by one shot with a total of 96 points for the 36 holes.
For a full report of Prize Winners, please click on the link below
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Andrew Cooper & Mark Robertson of Warren Golf Club have blasted to the top of the Championship leaderboard with a brilliant round of 4 under par in perfect conditions. Their 36 hole total of 6 under par will be tough to chase down. Conditions are set to change this afternoon with rain on the radar.
They also lead the Fourball Stableford event with a total of 95 points for 2 rounds; 5 points over Paul Pless & Greg Crocker of Hay Bowling GC.
LEADERBOARD (STABLEFORD) – CLICK HERE
LEADERBOARD (SCRATCH) – CLICK HERE
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After a two hour delay due to lightning in the area, we have joint leaders in the Fourball Stableford event. The pairings of Marc Williams & Michael Turner of Manildra Golf Club and Peter Norbury & Wayne Brennan of Walcha Golf Club both finished with 49 points.
Leading the Fourball Championship Scratch event, there is a three-way tie on top between James Taylor & Dean Leach (Warren Golf Club), Billy Brigden & Warren Lefebvre (Warren Golf Club) and Brad Hurley & Paul Besgrove (Condobolin Sports Club) who all recorded 40 Scratch Points (4 under par).
Round 2 commences tomorrow morning at 7:30am to see who will be crowned the 2019 Men's NSW Sand Greens Fourball Champions.
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Manildra Golf Club is set to host the 2019 Men's NSW Sand Greens Fourball Championship this weekend.
There will be 132 golfers contesting the Championship to be played over two rounds of 18 holes (36 holes). Players will compete in both the scratch and handicap events on the two days.
Manildra Golf Club last hosted the Sand Greens Fourball Championship in 2014 and is excited to see it return to the 9 hole club this weekend.