Steven Kelbrick is living proof that life begins at 50 and has a golf magazine article to prove it. Now he also subscribes to the fabled adage that warns: “Beware the injured/sick golfer”.
Thaworn Wiratchant banked $63,750 but was much richer for the experience of surviving a four-hole playoff to win the Sharjah Senior Golf Masters.
Thaworn Wiratchant has survived four holes of sudden-death to win the 2nd Sharjah Senior Golf Masters in a playoff that lasted so long that floodlights were needed.
Clark Dennis has company atop the Sharjah Senior Golf Masters leaderboard in Thaworn Wiratchant while decorated Australian Peter Fowler went crazy low on Friday to cling onto their coattails heading into the final round of the Staysure Tour season-opener.
The European Senior Tour might have started the new season with a fresh name, but it’s clear Clark Dennis hasn’t changed one bit.
With nearly 58 years on the clock and a dodgy back reminding him of that recently, Barry Lane is not getting any younger. But don’t think for a minute that the former Ryder Cupper has lost any of his old competitive edge.
It’s a good time to be Staysure Tour CEO (and proud Dad) David MacLaren right now.
Meet the Dubai amateur gunning for a round with his boyhood hero Tom Watson
Rewind to the eve of the inaugural Sharjah Senior Golf Masters 12 months ago and Chris Williams seriously doubted if he had the mental fortitude to win again.
All good things come to an end eventually but Sharjah Senior Golf Masters contender Roger Chapman is far from done even if his Champions Tour status is dusted.
Clark Dennis flew under the radar at last year’s Sharjah Senior Golf Masters but there’s zero chance of a repeat when the American tees it up in the second edition of the Staysure Tour event on Thursday week.