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ALLIANZ Open de Lyon
Golf du Gouverneur
Monthieux, France 04 Oct 2012 - 07 Oct 2012
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Delight for Doak in Lyon
Chris Doak claimed the first European Challenge Tour title of his career after he emerged victorious on the third hole of a tense play-off, beating Tim Sluiter and securing his European Tour status for 2013 in the process.
Doak wins in Lyon
Chris Doak won his maiden Challenge Tour title in the ALLIANZ Open de Lyon after defeating Dutchman Tim Sluiter in a play-off.
Saltman clings to lead in battle of Lyon
A truly enthralling battle was taking place on the fairways and greens of Golf de Gouverneur in the final round of the ALLIANZ Open de Lyon as Lloyd Saltman showed real heart under severe pressure in maintaining a one shot lead as the final group reached the turn.
French golf in great shape - Charon
As the final ALLIANZ-sponsored tournament of the 2012 European Challenge Tour season drew to a close, French Golf Federation (FFG) Committee Member and President of the Rhône-Alpes region, Jean-Lou Charon, proclaimed that golf in the country is in the rudest of health.
The King An eyes crowning glory in Lyon
At 21 years of age, Byeong-hun An is certainly not playing for his future at the ALLIANZ Open de Lyon this week but the former US Amateur Champion is playing for his immediate future as he looks for a win that would extend his season on the Challenge Tour by another week at least.
Saltman leads battle of former amateur stars
Three former amateur starlets will battle it out in the final group at the ALLIANZ Open de Lyon as Scotland’s Lloyd Saltman takes the lead into the final day, a shot clear of fellow former Walker Cup player Sam Hutsby and record-breaking ex-US Amateur Champion Byeong-hun An.
Chapellan joins Hutsby at the top in Lyon
Englishman Sam Hutsby was joined at the top of the leaderboard by local favourite Baptiste Chapellan as the final group reached the turn on the third day of the ALLIANZ Open de Lyon at Golf de Gouverneur.
Hutsby tames Lyon with stunning 63
England’s Sam Hutsby carded a stunning eight under par round of 63 to roar into a two-shot lead after the second day of the ALLIANZ Open de Lyon at Golf de Gouverneur.
Another young French star shining in Lyon
Another French golf star is on the horizon at the ALLIANZ Open de Lyon as 17 year old amateur Romain Langasque entered the weekend’s play just four shots off the lead and in with a shot of following compatriot Julien Brun into the history books.
Hutsby storms into Lyon lead
Sam Hutsby stormed into the lead midway through the second day at the ALLIANZ Open de Lyon after the Englishman carded a superb eight under par round of 63 to move two shots clear at Golf de Gouverneur.
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