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Italian Open Telecom Italia
Rome, Italy 31 Oct 2002 - 03 Nov 2002
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Volvo Order of Merit Race Gathers Pace in Italy
The race to finish Number One on the Volvo Order of Merit and the equally important quest for inclusion in the top 115 gathers pace this week when the 59th Italian Open Telecom Italia is played at Olgiata Golf Club in Rome.
Poulter Smashes Course Record to Lead in Italy
Ian Poulter smashed the 34 year old course record at Olgiata Golf Club in Rome when he fired an 11 under par 61 in the opening round of the 59th Italian Open Telecom Italia.
Play Abandoned in Italy
Thunderstorms at Olgiata Golf Club in Rome throughout the morning and no signs of any improvement this afternoon have caused play to be abandoned on the second day of the 59th Italian Open Telecom Italia. The second round will therefore start on Saturday morning and the tournament has been reduced to 54 holes.
Blue skies return to Rome
The thunderstorms over Rome that caused the cancellation of Friday's play at Olgiata Golf Club have cleared, leaving the second round to go ahead after a short fog delay on Saturday. England’s Ian Poulter holds a three shot lead at the beginning of the weekend after an opening 61. The tournament has been reduced to 54 holes.
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