Smail Supreme at St Andrews16 Mar 2014
One of the best fields every assembled in a New Zealand PGA Pro-Am, with over half the field having competed in the recent NZ Open at the Hills, played at Hamilton's St Andrews Golf Club in the Brian Perry Classic on Friday.
Cyclone Lusi was closing in and after a long dry summer in the Waikato and conditions were testing and challenging.
The scoring was outstanding with local hero David Smail playing sublime golf going bogey free in a round of 8 under par 64.
Perry and Pearce Qualify in China16 Mar 2014
New Zealanders Mathew Perry and Mahal Pearce have qualified to compete in the twelve events on the new 2014 China Golf Tour to be jointly run by the US PGA Tour. Each event will carry prize money of approximately US$200,000.
Perry finished 3rd= on a score of four under par. Pearce snuck inside the qualifying 20, finishing 17th on plus six, while Pieter Zwart finished well off the mark on plus 22.
Ryan Fox and Nick Gillespie are now in China for their qualifying stage and we will continue to report on their progress.
Leading players (approximately five) at the completion of the twelve events will gain access to the 2015 Web.Com Tour.