European Tour Weekly - October 10th, 2012

10/10/2012 3:29:55 PM
Oceanico Victoria Golf Course  (Getty Images)
Oceanico Victoria Golf Course (Getty Images)

This week European Tour Weekly travels to the Algarve for the Portugal Masters where last season Tom Lewis claimed his maiden European Tour title on his way to being named Rookie of the Year for 2012. ETW will be on the range at Oceanico Victoria Golf Club in Vilamoura with the latest news and views from the players on the eve of the event.

In Portugal ETW meet up with Ricardo Santos who earlier this season became the first Portuguese player to win on home soil. After firing a stunning nine under par final round of 63 he won his maiden European Tour title at the Madeira Islands Open – Portugal.

Our review comes from Scotland and three of the world’s best links courses which staged the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship and we will bring you the best of the action from The Old Course, Carnoustie and Kingsbarns.

Teeing up in Fife was South African Oscar Pistorius. Known as the ‘Blade Runner’ he made history in August when he became the first amputee runner to compete at an Olympic Games. Pistorius speaks to ETW about his experience at the Olympics in London, as well as his achievements at the Paralympics where he won two Gold medals and one Silver.

Together with all of the latest news and statistics from the Tour this completes another edition of European Tour Weekly.