Thornton takes another small step as Lynn makes giant leap in Portugal
Two bogeys in his last three holes might have cost Simon Thornton €53,800 but the Newcastle professional’s was still pleased to add another notch to his belt in terms of experience as he finished tied for eighth behind a fast-finishing David Lynn in the Portugal Masters at Oceânico Victoria Golf Course in Vilamoura.
Helter skelter continues for Lawrie
Shane Lowry might have been somewhat bewildered by his inability to judge the inconsistent greens as he made a valiant effort but eventually missed the cut in his Portugal Masters title defence. But Peter Lawrie is simply mystified as to why his world has been turned upside down in the space of just two months.