The Australian Cameron Smith, third in the world ranking, pulled his stripes and took the leadership of the DP World Tour, with three shots ahead of his pursuers, among whom is the Spanish Alfredo García-Heredia who is eighth to 5 impacts.
Cameron Smith, results
Smith accumulates 11 shots under par in the last round, after signing a card with 69 shots, while the Chinese Yan Wei Liu and the Japanese Masahiro Kawamura share second place at 3 shots. Up to four Australian players share the fourth position, Brad Kennedy, Min Woo Lee, Jake McLeod and Jason Scrivener, 4 strokes behind the leader.
García-Heredia signed one of the best cards of the day with 67 shots -three birdies, an eagle and a bogey- and stood in eighth position, five shots behind Smith along with two other Australian players, Scott Hend and David Micheluzzi.
The also Spanish Alejandro Cañizares did not have a good day and, with 75 strokes in the third round, he fell to the twentieth position, already 8 strokes from the first provisional position. Cameron Smith was born in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
he grew up there in the footsteps of his father, a golf player, Des Smith1. He became a golf professional in 2013 and declared that his goal was to be the best player in the world2. He has been coached by Grant Field since 2013 who is paid $90 an hour, just as humble as Smith2.
He first joined the PGA Tour of Australasia circuit and the Asian circuit "Asian Tour", and revealed himself by winning a fourth place at the 2015 American Open during which he made an eagle on the 18th on the 72nd hole with two shots.
of the winner Jordan Spieth2. This performance then allows him to integrate full-time on the "PGA Tour" circuit from the year 20162. He won on July 17, 2022 at the British Open by winning the Old Course record (-20) held by Tiger Woods since 20001.
This year 2022 he achieved many leading performances with a victory at the Players Championship (considered the fifth major of the season) and a third place at the Augusta1 Masters. This series of performance allows him to reach second place in the world on July 18, 2022 behind the American Scottie Scheffler.
Although he was four strokes behind leader Rory McIlroy on the last day, Smith won with a one stroke lead over Cameron Young1. The last Australian to win the British Open was Greg Norman twenty-eight years ago.