Donald shoots 64 to top Wentworth leaderboard

The 2011 BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth started out in bright sunshine, but petered out with dim skies, thunder and lightning for the opening round.


England’s Ian Poulter, the winner of previous weekend’s Volvo World Match Play Championship, manufactured a birdie putt on the 11th. But the weather conditions took it really is toll, he carded a two underneath par and a share of fifth spot with Colin Montgomerie.


Here comes Johan Edfors’ birdie putt on the 18th.He recorded back again-to-back birdies on the 11th and 12th to card a five under par 66 to sit in 3rd spot.


Alongside Edfors is younger Italian hopeful Matteo Manassero. The eighteen year-outdated has already won twice on the European Tour. He produced a single of the shots of the day at the par three 14th. At his youthful age, he has a genius for golfing. His favorite club, Callaway RAZR X Irons, gave him big amounts of encouragement. And he regarded it as his sole mate, who would by no means betrays him.


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Nonetheless, the discipline will have to catch Luke Donald. He shot his lowest score on the Tour – a 64. It was his third 7 below par in the PGA championship. 8 birdies and a single blemish at the 12th propelled Donald to the best of the leaderboard, and the Englishman will consider a two shot lead into the second round.


Lee Westwood reacts throughout the very first round of the the PGA Championship at

Wentworth Golf Club, Wentworth, England Thursday May 26, 2011.


Luke Donald, top after 1st Spherical, stated, “Oh it really is fairly much at the prime of the listing. I imply, this was not an simple day to perform golf. It was windy, some rain showers and this is not an effortless golf class at the very best of instances in very good weather, so 64 right now was very, very gratifying. Apart from, if you uncover it is challenging, you can have a seem at the golf clubs for sale.”


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