In Denmark the Made in HimmerLand begins in the sign of balance. In Farso, in the European Tour tournament, at the end of the first round there are five players at the top of the standings. Leading the leaderboard, with a partial of 66 (-5) strokes, the English Richard Bland (fresh from the play-off success in the British Masters), the Austrian Bernd Wiesberger (reigning champion, won the tournament in 2019 , the competition in 2020 was canceled for Covid), the Finnish Lauri Ruuska, the Spanish Pablo Larrazabal and the South Korean Yikeun Chang.
Made in HimmerLand, results
Among the eight Azzurri in the competition after the first 18 holes played the best is Nino Bertasio, 10 / o with 68 (-3). Seven birdies and four bogeys for the Brescian who precedes Renato Paratore, Guido Migliozzi and Francesco Laporta, all 21 with 69 (-2).
While it is 86 / o (72, +1) Edoardo Molinari. Difficult test for Lorenzo Gagli, 125 / o with 74 (+3), Lorenzo Scalise, 145 / o with 77 (+6) and Andrea Pavan, 156 / o with 87 (+16). The Made in HimmerLand, which offers a total prize pool of 1,500,000 euros, is the second of the three tournaments (after the British Masters and before the Porsche European Open) that allows you to win places (ten in total), through a special Eurotour ranking, to play the US Open from 17 to 20 June in La Jolla, California.
"The Match" does not quit and actually raises. The fourth edition of the "green" show will be played on July 6 in the United States on the course of The Reserve at Moonlight Basin in Big Sky, in the state of Montana.
Phil Mickelson, fresh from historic success at the PGA Championship and two-time winner of The Match, will play alongside Tom Brady, American football legend and great golf fan. Their challengers will be Bryson DeChambeau and Aaron Rodgers (quarterback for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League and three-time MVP of the NFL).
The show, "Capital One's The Match", will be charitable and will see the players on the pitch microphones. In 2020 it marked the restart of the PGA Tour after 12 weeks of stoppage due to Covid. And now the Charles Schwab Challenge, scheduled from 27 to 30 May in Fort Worth, Texas, will be the first event of the top American circuit in which fully vaccinated players and professionals will no longer be forced to wear a mask to limit diffusion. of the virus.