Peter Uihlein shines in France
Article posted: 03 July 2017
Peter Uihlein finished second at the HNA Open de France and secured a place at The Open Championship as a result.
The American shared the lead going into the final round and, shooting 68, was beaten by a shot. moves up to 91st in the Official World Golf Rankings with his fourth top-10 European Tour finish of the season.
Ryan Fox took sixth place, Lee Westwood was tied for 10th and Joost Luiten was 32nd.
At the SSE Scottish Hydro Challenge hosted by Macdonald Hotels and Resorts, Gavin Moynihan was 21st and Ben Eccles and Jack McDonald were 33rd.
We have Danny Willett, Darren Clarke, David Horsey, Joost Luiten, Matt Wallace, Gavin Moynihan, Lee Westwood, Gregory Bourdy, George Coetzee, Scott Jamieson, Peter Uihlein, Paul Lawrie and Ryan Fox in action at this week’s Dubai Duty Free Irish Open Hosted by the Rory Foundation at Portstewart.
Matthias Schwab, Kevin Phelan, Clement Sordet, Garrick Porteous and Dominic Foos are in action at the Prague Golf Challenge on the Challenge Tour. Chesson Hadley plays at the LECOM Health Challenge on the Web.Com Tour. Craig Lawrie and Billy Spooner feature at the EuroPro Tour’s Dawson and Sanderson Classic.
In cricket, Stuart Broad and Michael Lumb helped Notts to victory against Surrey in the Royal London One-Day Cup final at Lord’s on Saturday.
Joe Root, Ben Stokes and Stuart Broad link up with the England squad ahead of the first Test against South Africa, which starts on Thursday.