Bremner leads in Swaziland
Johannesburg - Merrick Bremner carded two bogeys, but they didn’t stop him from tearing around Royal Swazi Sun Country Club in nine-under-par 63 to lead round one of the Lombard Insurance Classic. “I gave myself a lot of chances and converted them today,” he explained. The 27-year-old made nine birdies and an eagle during the round to pull two strokes clear of early leaders Toto Thimba and Neil Schietekat.
He made just 22 putts during the round, which averages out to 1,2 putts per hole. “I had a Lasik eye operation last week Wednesday and the vision has improved a lot.
Add to that some superb iron play and accuracy off the tee, and it becomes clear that Bremner was enjoying himself as he raced around the 6140-metre track.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at SPORT24