Posted by French Golf Federation
Excellent begin made this Thursday in Kenya by Benjamin Hébert and Raphaël Jacquelin: with a card of 64 (-7) the first is alone in the lead on the night of the first spherical, a blow in front of the second who along with his 65 (-6) shares the second place with six different gamers.
After a begin to the season in the Middle East, the gamers of the European Tour settled down this week in Africa, and extra exactly in Kenya to compete in the nationwide open. A historic occasion in African golf, the event was created in 1967 and notably consists of the names of Severiano Ballesteros (1978), Ian Woosnam (1986) and Trevor Immelman (2000), all Major winners. Included in the Challenge Tour calendar from 1991 to 2018 (with the exception of the 1994 version), this Magical Kenya Open has been since 2019 and the victory of the Italian Guido Migliozzi beneath the banner of the European Tour. Not contested final 12 months on account of the Covid-19 pandemic, this 12 months it’s the first a part of an area diptych, since the Kenya Savannah Classic might be performed subsequent week on the similar course at the Karen Country Club.
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