GOLF: Stuart Brown is a Bourn winner

Stuart Brown's recent run of form continued yesterday (August 3) when he won the Bourn 25th Anniversary Pro-Am.

Thursday, 4th August 2016, 10:11 am
Updated Thursday, 4th August 2016, 11:15 am
Stuart Brown.

The Thorpe Wood professional followed up his third-place finish in the big Titleist and Footjoy PGA Championship at The Oxfordshire by sharing victory with Jason Levermore from the Channels Golf Club.

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The classy pair handled blustery conditions best to tie at the top with one-under-par 71s. They were the only ones to break par as the wind increased yesterday after a 10am shotgun start at the venue near Cambridge.

Brown began at the 14th and was soon in credit with a couple of birdies through three holes. But he slipped up with bogies at the 17th and 18th before gaining a shot at the par-four ninth hole.

It was Brown’s first success on the East PGA circuit this year.