The Bermuda Match Play Championships continued at Port Royal Golf Course with the Men’s and Ladies Championship Division Stroke Play Semi-Finals set.
In the Ladies Championship flight, Ebonie Cox won her match over Valerie Nearon’ on the 19th hole and will face Kathy Lloyd-Hines who beat Katrin Burnie, while Tracy Nash defeated Laura Robinson and will play Linda Down who advanced after defeating Tracy Burgess.
Cox took advantage of Nearon losing her ball teeing off on the 19th hole, Lloyd-Hines defeated Burnie 2Up, while Nash defeated Robinson 2Up and Down got by Burgess 2 & 1.
In a mouthwatering Men’s Semi-Final, Jarryd Dillas will face off against Will Haddrell, while the other Semi-Final will see Richard Neame face Damian Palanyandi.
Dillas defeated Chris Papageorge 6 & 5, while Haddrell defeated Rob Edwards 1 Up to advance. Neame needed a 19th hole to see off a challenge from Michael McCrimmon and Palanyandi advanced to the Semi-Finals defeating Julian Bassington 2 & 1.
In the Senior Men’s Championship Division, Barry Brewer will face Peter Smith and Terry Mullan will be up against Craig Christensen in Semi-Final action.
Men’s Championship Division Stroke Play Round One Results
Chris Papageorge defeated Matt Gorrell – 2Up
Rob Edwards defeated Walter Jackson - 2Up
Will Haddrell defeated Scott Barnett – 3 & 2
Richard Neame defeated Matthew Smith 6 & 5
Michael McCrimmon defeated Stephen Roberts – 4 & 2