The climate continues to noticeably disrupt the Mangaung Open in Bloemfontein. The resumption of play this morning as a way to full the first spherical, stopped the day earlier than by storms, has as soon as once more been delayed by round three hours. 108 gamers couldn’t signal their card earlier than dusk, together with 9 French. With a rating of -6 (139) after 36 holes, Ugo Coussaud (photograph) and Félix Mory level to the very provisional thirty eighth place whereas the South African Pieter Moolman sits in the lead at -13 (131) with out having conceded the slightest bogey!
Particularly disjointed this Mangaung Openevent Challenge Tour co-sanctioned with the Sunshine Tour, the very high South African skilled circuit! More than 100 gamers had been thus unable to signal their card on this second spherical this Friday in Bloemfontein (South Africa), for lack of ample gentle at the finish of the day.
Definitively stopped the day earlier than at 4:35 p.m. native time (3:35 p.m. in France) because of storms, the first spherical lastly ended on Friday regardless of one other three hours of delay in the program because of new… storms. Result of the races, 108 golfers didn’t handle to signal their card on this second spherical which subsequently began at the finish of the morning… Among them, 9 French folks together with Romain Wattel and Paul Margolisat the moment the best ranked on the leaderboard (twenty seventh at -7 after three holes performed).
thirty eighth at -6 (138), Ugo Coussaud and Felix Mory have, on the different hand, completed this actual impediment course. Better ! They are already assured to be there till Sunday, if Mother Nature clearly decides to supply some respite to this fourth assembly of the 2022 season on the Challenge Tour…
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In any case, this doesn’t disturb the South African Pieter Moolmanspectacular regularity with two playing cards of 65 (-7) and 66 (-6) with out the slightest deletion, respectively obtained on the Bloemfontein Golf Club and the Schoeman Park Golf Club… He is just a little forward of the Dutchman Lars Van Miejel !
The finish of the second is scheduled from 07:00 this Saturday (06:00 in France) earlier than the begin of a 3rd spherical which might be performed, if all goes nicely, on the Bloemfontein Golf Club.
The French leaderboard
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