Sergio Garcia closing in on repeat victory at Valderrama Masters

Sergio Garcia’s chance of repeating as winner of the $2.9 million Valderrama Andalucia Masters looks pretty good. The Spaniard takes a four-shot lead into the final round of the weather-shortened tournament after a 7-under, second-round 64 at the 1997 Ryder Cup course. The rain in Spain has reduced the tournament to 54 holes, meaning defending…

Scott Piercy explains noteworthy outfit that’s helped push him to CJ Cup lead

Scott Piercy has garnered some attention in pushing out to the lead at the CJ Cup, but it’s not all about his barrage of birdies. The 39-year-old has also gotten people talking thanks to the attire he has chosen for this event, specifically his headwear. JEJU, SOUTH KOREA – OCTOBER 19: Scott Piercy of United…

Euro Tour vets fighting for status as rain brings Valderrama Masters to a halt

Marc Warren managed to make hay even if the sun didn’t shine in Southern Spain in the second round of the $2.9 million Valderrama Andalucia Masters. The Scotsman managed nine holes of his second round before play was suspended for the day with half the field yet to tee off. Warren had to complete his…

Ashley Chesters fires 66 for early lead at Valderrama

Ashley Chesters never gets mentioned in the list of promising young Englishmen currently playing the European Tour. That may change if he continues the form he’s shown in the opening round of the $2.9 million Valderrama Andalucia Masters. Chesters returned a 5-under 66 around the 1997 Ryder Cup course to take a one-shot lead over…