Colin Montgomerie completed a dominant defence of his Travis Perkins Masters title, his 10-stroke victory yesterday at Woburn Golf Club extending his list of record-breaking achievements on the European Senior Tour.
Colin Montgomerie's bid for back-to-back victories in the Travis Perkins Masters is firmly on course after the Scot moved four shots clear at Woburn Golf Club with a three-under-par second round of 69.
Colin Montgomerie's rich vein of form on the senior tours continued at Woburn yesterday when he launched his defence of the Travis Perkins Masters with a bogey-free four-under-par opening round of 68 to share the lead with American Gary Rusnak.
Rory McIlroy may face a similar task one day but he is glad not to be in Paul McGinley's shoes just a week before the Europe team captain has to announce his three wild card picks for the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles.
The Ryder Cup race is nearing its end and Stephen Gallacher, the only Scottish hopeful, began his final push for the line with a two-under 70 in the first round of the D+D Real Czech Masters in Prague yesterday.