PGA TOUR Latinoamérica

Shaw gets hot in Italy

Gareth Shaw made a great start in Italy with a 65. Galgorm Castle professional Gareth Shaw was delighted to finish with six birdies in his last 10 holes to lie just a shot off the lead in the weather-delayed Montecchia Golf Open in Italy.

Murphy just three behind in Córdoba

Historic Córdoba Golf Club in Argentina, where Angel Cabrera and Eduardo Romero learnt the game. Mark Murphy produced one of the rounds of the day to leave Angel Cabrera chasing and set up a chance of victory in the Abierto OSDE del Centro on the PGA TOUR Latinoamérica.

Murphy hits the birdie trail

Mark Murphy was a happy man after his second round in Córdoba. Pic via Murphy overcame a tough start, high winds and difficult pin positions to move into the top 30 in the Abierto OSDE del Centro on the PGA TOUR Latinoamérica in Argentina.

Putting challenge for McDowell and Murphy

Angel Cabrera had problems adjusting to the greens in Cordoba just a week after the Masters. Pic via www.pgatourla.comA hot putter is a match for anyone but Graeme McDowell and Mark Murphy have their work cut out on the greens as they compete 4,000 miles apart today.

Murf, the Duck and a Renault Megane

Waterville pro Mark Murphy enjoys a cramped ride on his arrival in Argentina. “Holy shit this country is amazing!!!! We are in a Renault Megane, 3 travel bags 3 golf bags & 3 clothes bags & 3 Gypsies heading to hotel” Via “PatoCabrera might not have won his third major title at Augusta National on Sunday but he still got a hero’s welcome on his return to his native Córdoba for the PGA Tour Latinoamérica’s Abierto OSDE del Centro.

Murphy is a Latin lover

Mark MurphyMark Murphy during the second round of the Lyoness Open in Austia last July. Picture: / www.newsfile.ieWaterville’s Mark Murphy will be brushing up on his Spanish this year after winning his card for the PGA TOUR Latinoamérica circuit at the Q-School in Sebring, Florida.

"El Murf" recovers well at Latinoamérica Q-School

Mark Murphy could be playing as far away as Peru and Colombia this season. Picture via golfchannel.comMark Murphy wasn’t all that impressed with his game but he was still inside the crucial top 20 after an opening 72 in the PGA TOUR Latinoamérica Q-School in Florida.