Arnold Villacencio fired a second straight 66 yesterday and took another step closer to a breakthrough victory after wresting a three-stroke lead over Michael Bibat and Antonio Lascuña halfway through the ICTSI Negros Occidental Challenge in Bacolod.
The Aboitiz Invitational returns next month on a new golf course and with the second biggest pot of $100,000 in the Asian Development Tour. and Country Club’s Couples course in Silang, Cavite.
Elmer Salvador fired a four-under-par 66 yesterday to share the first-round lead with underdog Arnold Villacencio in the ICTSI Negros Occidental Classic at the bending layout formerly known as the Marapara here in Bacolod City.
By Musong R. Castillo
The biggest professional golf tournament in the country just got bigger.
Princess Superal slowed down with a 72 but gained the No. 4 seed at the close of the 36-hole stroke-play qualifier of the US Girls’ Junior Championships at Forest Highlands Golf Club in Flagstaff, Arizona, Tuesday.
Cassius Casas overcame a spirited final-round charge by Elmer Salvador Saturday, shooting a level par 70 to win the ICTSI Iloilo Golf Challenge by one stroke at Sta. Barbara in Iloilo.
By Inquirer Golf Editor
, Jong Arcano
“I just can’t believe this, it was given to me by God.”
By Jong Arcano; Inquirer Golf Editor
Hitting one gutsy shot after another amid the strong gusts in the back nine, Jed Dy patiently waited for the one birdie that he knew would ultimately decide the wild chase for the title.
Rory McIlroy shot a flawless six-under-par 66 to lead by one stroke after the first round of the British Open on Thursday on a day of low scoring which also saw fit-again Tiger Woods find some form.
Filipino-American Rico Hoey needed just 16 holes to oust Paul McClure and march to the second round of the 89th and final staging of the US Amateur Public Links Championship at Sand Creek Station course in Newton, Kansas.
Journeyman Arnold Villacencio nailed four birdies in a 3-under-par 67 yesterday to tie former Philippine Open champions Cassius Casas and Elmer Salvador for the lead halfway through the ICTSI Iloilo Golf Challenge at Sta. Barbara in Iloilo.
Playing in his first major championship since back surgery, Tiger Woods got off to a shaky start in the British Open.
By Jong Arcano
The sun didn’t come out all day but Carl Jano Corpus and Jed Dy found a reason to shine.