What a day for French golf! Never seen. While in Qatar, Antoine Rozner received his second European Tour match in 4 months in Doha on Sunday, Victor Perez broke the drawback at Sawgrass throughout the Players’ Championship, unofficial fifth Major however the first massive assembly of the season with 46 Top 50 gamers lined up in North Florida at Ponte Vedra Beach.
The French n ° 1 had virtually stopped on Saturday morning, when he needed to end his second lap interrupted the evening earlier than. But because of a magic putt at 18, synonymous with birdie, he had saved his place in the reduce and it was completely liberated that he accomplished his final two laps underneath par with a linear development since (*15*) (73, 71, 69, 67).
Impeccable till his bogey at 18 – he was then 4th! -, following a face-off out of his line, Perez scored -5 in the final spherical to return again from 26e as much as an unprecedented top 15 since he was the first Frenchman to cross the reduce on Saturday.
The factors verdict for the world rating – he’s at the moment thirty sixth – as for that of the Ryder Cup ought to illustrate a brand new milestone crossed by the 28-year-old Tarbais, now firmly established amongst the elite.