Legends Tour, fourth title for Adilson Da Silva


Legends Tour, fourth title for Adilson Da Silva
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Adilson Da Silva, a 51-year-old Brazilian golfer from Santa Cruz, won the Vinpearl DIC Legends Vietnam, the penultimate tournament of the Legends Tour played on the Vinpearl Resort Nha Trang course (par 71) on the coast of southern Vietnam.

The golfer achieved his fourth success of the season, with 203 overall shots (66 69 68, -10), three shots ahead of the Australian Scott Hend, who ranked second with 206 (-7). In third place were the Argentine Ricardo Gonzalez and the other Australian Michael Campbell, with 207 (-6).

Da Silva demonstrated his professionalism, notching up his fifth title on the circuit and fourth of the season, having previously triumphed in the Swiss Seniors Open, the Riegler & Partner Legends and the WCM Legends Open de France.

His career took place on the Sunshine Tour circuit, where he achieved 12 victories, holding the record for the most consecutive cuts made, at 43. Additionally, he triumphed in another competition on the Asian Tour. Italian golfer Emanuele Canonica, with a final recovery, managed to finish in nineteenth place, with 217 total shots (74 73 70, +4).

The Englishman Andrew Marshall ranked fifth with 209 total hits (-4), while the Swede Joakim Haeggman placed sixth with 210 total hits (-3).

Adilson Da Silva, results

After his latest triumph, Da Silva is getting ever closer to the prestigious goal represented by first place in the MCB Road to Mauritius merit ranking, currently held by three-time seasonal winner Peter Baker.

The gap of just 264.2 points indicates the determination and consistency of our athlete in pursuing success in this coveted competition. The winner of the MCB Tour Championship - Mauritius, an event that will mark the end of the season, will have 675 points at his disposal, a great opportunity to finish on a high note and consolidate his lead in the general ranking.

Vietnam, also known as the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, is a country located in the Southeast Asian region and borders China to the north, Laos and Cambodia to the west, and the South China Sea to the south. . The country is bordered by the Gulf of Tonkin, which extends from northern Vietnam to Hainan Island in China, and briefly by the Gulf of Siam.

Vietnam is a socialist republic with Võ Văn Thưởng in power as head of state since March 2023 and with Nguyễn Phú Trọng, the previous head of state, as the current General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam. Phạm Minh Chính is at the helm of the government. The official language of the country is Vietnamese.