European Tour

Slattery takes final round lead in stormy Shenzhen

2016-04-24 11:55
Nedbank Golf Challenge (File)

Beijing - Englishman Lee Slattery turned in 34 to open up a one-shot lead in the final round of the Shenzhen International on Sunday before stormy weather suspended play.

Slattery had finished his third round and notched up two birdies to start the final round three shots behind leader Soomin Lee, the PGA European Tour said on its website.

South Korean Lee was five ahead as he stood on the 17th tee in his third round at the Genzon Golf Club but suffered a double-bogey and three dropped shots in the first eight holes of his fourth round.

Alexander Levy made three birdies as he ended round three. He had two birdies in his opening eight holes to sit one shot behind Slattery at 13 under.

South Africa's Brandon Stone, bogey-less since his third hole in round one, turned in 34 to sit alongside Lee a further shot back, one clear of Bradley Dredge, Scott Hend and Joost Luiten.

Play was suspended in the afternoon. Bad weather meant six-and-a-half hours of play was lost over days one and two.

Read more on:    european tour  |  golf
NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Vote

Which is your favourite event on the golfing calendar?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

The 2017/18 Absa Premiership season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.