The pair Pieters / Detry offers the head of the team world cup. The Belgians score at -19 and are five strokes ahead of the last lap. France is 14th.
In 65 years of existence, the team world cup has never been conquered by Belgium. But the story is about to be written by Thomas Detry and Thomas Pieters. The two friends have flown over the final phase of four balls of this World Cup played in Australia. And the course of the Metropolitan Golf Club suffered under the onslaught of both Thomas. Seven birdies, one eagle all without the slightest burr. So what to post 63 (-9), to be 19 under the total and to offer no less than five units ahead of their closest pursuers (Mexico, Italy and South Korea).
" When we arrive on the first start and we see this trophy, it's incredible, tells Thomas Detry. We see all these names, all these countries, all the famous players who won this tournament … It's great. Add our names on this cup, bring the title home, it would be pretty cool. "
France is backing away
The tricolor pair Alexander Levy / Lorenzo Vera do not be ashamed of his performance this Saturday. The two Frenchmen sign 68 (-4) without the slightest mistake. Two birdies to go, two more to return. A solid card, but not flamboyant enough to stay in the provisional Top 10 of the event. Tomorrow, MLV and El Toro will play in foursome, a formula that suited them rather well the day before in the storm.
The bowl of the day
The near-perfect shot that touches the flag and runs away from the target, it's for the Cameron Smith Australian on the 18 … When it does not want …