FOX RETURNS TO THE BMW PGA CHAMPIONSHIP

18/09/2019

Kiwi number one Ryan Fox is teeing it up alongside some of the world’s best this week at the BMW PGA Championship.

The event is played at a familiar hunting ground for Fox; the Wentworth Golf Club in Surrey, England, and has attracted some of the biggest names in the sport such as Rory McIlroy, Justin Rose, and Jon Rahm.

Fox will be looking to build on his previous two appearances at this championship this week. He finished in a tie for 43rd last year and missed the cut in 2017. He tees off at 11.05pm.

Tim Wilkinson is playing on the PGA Tour for the second week in a row at the Sanderson Farms Championship in Mississippi.

The Manawatu professional played his way back onto the PGA Tour as he finished inside the top 25 players on the Korn Ferry Tour money list.

He plays alongside Patrick Rodgers and Chad Campbell at 5.21 early tomorrow morning.

Three Kiwi’s peg it up in this weeks Asian Tour event in South Korea. Nick Voke, Ben Campbell, and Tae Koh all play in the Shinhan Donghae Open.

Voke tees off at 2.50pm, with Campbell and Koh following closely behind him at 3.40 and 4.20pm.

Finally, Luke Toomey and Ryan Chisnall feature on the PGA Tour China at the ZhuZhou Classic.

Both golfers missed the cut in last weeksevent and will be looking to bounce back strong. Toomey tees off at midday today and Chisnall follows 3.40pm.

 

    OOM LEADERBOARD

    RANK PLAYER SCORE
    1 Kobori, Kazuma 145.55
    2 Brown, Luke 104.65
    3 Lee, Jang Hyun 103.16
    4 Wood, Tyler 103.05
    5 Tynan, Johnny 95.16
    RANK PLAYER SCORE
    1 Chung, Darae 192.59
    2 Xu, Fiona 146.41
    3 Khoo, Caryn 142.44
    4 Lu, Vivian 131.84
    5 Dryland, Brittney 101.83