Results of the 2017 Open Championship

 

Matty Raybould beats Leigh Gawley in two hole play-off to clinch the Open title at Driffield GC

 

A blistering morning round from Professional Alex Boyton (Cottingham Parks) gave him a one shot lead over fellow Professional Matty Ombler from Ganstead at the half way mark, with Leigh Gawley of Hornsea two back.

 

In the afternoon Boyton and Ombler unfortunately fell away as they couldn't match their morning form, while Gawley and Matty Raybould (Bridlington) posted very solid second rounds to tie at the top of the table.

 

After shooting great scores of 144 each, Matty Raybould and Leigh Gawley both headed to a play-off at Driffield on Thursday 22nd June. In the end it was young Matty who claimed the victory on the second play-off hole.

 

Well done Matty!

Leading Scores

Pos. Name (Club) Round 1 Round 2 Total
1st M. Raybould (Bridlington) 74 70 144
2nd L. Gawley (Hornsea) 71 73 144
3rd J. Allenby (Hessle) 72 74 146
4th A. Boyton* (Cottingham Parks) 69 77 146
5th A. Lockwood (Hessle) 74 72 146
6th J. Woodhead (Hessle) 79 69 148
7th A. Wright (Hessle) 75 73 148
8th L. Hunt (Burstwick) 75 74 149
9th M. Ombler* (Ganstead Park) 70 80 150
10th T. Duck (Ganton) 77 74 151
11th S. Dillon (Driffield) 75 77 152
12th R. Brown (Hornsea) 79 73 152
13th J. Maxey (Burstwick) 77 76 153

* Denotes Professional

 

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