Jon Rahm loses the leadership in Scotland


Feelings and leisure in North Berwick for the Scottish Open “shifting day” No probability of victory for the Azzurri, with the Spaniard Jon Rahm shedding the management however stays in full swing for the title. Within the second event of the 2021 Rolex Sequence of the European Tour with a complete of 199 (-14) the Belgian Thomas Detry and the English Matthew Fitzpatrick lead the rating with a single shot forward of Rahm (world #1), 3 / o with 200 (-13).

Jon Rahm, Scottish Open

Event with out jolts for the blues. One of the best after the third spherical are Guido Migliozzi, Edoardo Molinari and Nino Bertasio, all 37 / i with 207 (-6). Whereas Renato Paratore is 57 / o with 209 (-4) and precedes within the rating Francesco Laporta, 67 / o with 210 (-3), and Francesco Molinari – disappointing his efficiency -, 81 / o with 213 (par).

And now the grand finale that gives a complete prize cash of 8,000,000 {dollars} and three locations for the Open Championship, 4 / o and final Main of 2021 scheduled from 15 to 18 July in Sandwich (England), Kent. Everybody in Norway goes loopy for Viktor Hovland.

The victory on the BMW Worldwide Open reworked a day of his undercover in a Norwegian membership right into a nationwide and non-national media occasion. And so, what ought to have been 18 holes in rest with three associates have develop into 18 holes in rest with three associates and 300 followers on the inexperienced.

Energy of golf and energy of the Web. The 23-year-old is likely one of the younger rampants of the worldwide circuit, in fixed development and with one foot already in historical past. The quantity 14 on the planet rating has two titles on the bulletin board on the PGA Tour (the primary Norwegian to impose itself within the USA, within the Puerto Rico Open 2020 and within the Mayakoba Traditional 2020).

As if that weren’t sufficient, on the finish of June he was the primary Norwegian to win a race on the European Tour. The success on the BMW Worldwide Open got here on the finish of June on the Munich Eichenried course: Hovland received with two strokes off Martin Kaymer and 4 Jorge Campillo.

Returning to his homeland after the success, Viktor had opted for a sabbatical week. No contact with the skilled golf world: no interviews, no appearances and no interventions through Zoom. Within the Oslo participant’s plans, the desire to regenerate on a psychological degree forward of subsequent week’s Open Championship.

His program contains lots of golf however in nice secrecy, together with eighteen holes with three associates at Larvik Golfklubb, a membership two hours’ drive from Oslo. The chosen playmates had been Andreas Halvorsen (skilled on the Latin American tour), Kevin André Wright (professional and former Norwegian champion) and former footballer John Arne Riise.

To this point so good. Not one of the 4, nonetheless, had calculated Golfbox, the Norwegian gesgolf, the location the place tee occasions are booked. A member of the Larvik Golfklubb, searching for a time to his liking, got here throughout the title “Viktor Hovland h.16.00” and could not consider his eyes.

He instantly photographed the web page to show it on a Fb group. As soon as socialized, you already know, the photograph has no limits. So at 4pm at some point final week, 300 Hovland followers confirmed up in Larvik to satisfy him. Nevertheless, the “leak” didn’t scare the 23-year-old who, between a selfie and an autograph, performed accompanied by his viewers.


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