The Open Championship: Juvic Pagunsan debuts with a 71

20 07 2012


Royal Lytham St. Anne – St. Annes, England – Filipino Juvic Pagunsan opened his first ever majors campaign with a 1-over 71 at the Open Championship.  The Open Championship which is also called the British Open is the oldest among golf’s four major championship and it is the only one played outside the United States.

Pagunsan, who clinched a slot in the Championships after topping the Asian Tour Order of Merit in 2011, had 2 birdies against 3 bogeys in the opening round. He made birdies in the 4th and 6th holes while he had bogeys in the 5th, 9th , and 18th. As of posting, he is ranked tied for 56th and should he keep his rankings after the second round he will be able to make it to weekend play. Among the other players who opened with 71 are Davis Love III, Tom Watson, Miguel Jimenez, and Aaron Baddeley.  Tiger Woods finished with  a 67. Adam Scott has the clubhouse lead at 64.




One response

24 07 2012
2012 Open Championship: Els wins the Claret Jug after Scott falters; Pagunsan 72nd « Caloy's Sports Blog

[…] The Open Championship: Juvic Pagunsan debuts with a 71 ( […]

What do you think???

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: