Team GB’s hopes of retaining Olympic gold in men’s golf have suffered a setback after a late exodus of some of England’s top players. Tyrrell Hatton (world No 11) and Matt Fitzpatrick (21) have now emulated Lee Westwood (27), who last month expressed his intention not to compete Read More »
Lewis joined American Harris English one stroke ahead of a large group on a day when Brooks Koepka made a triple-bogey and a double-bogey on his way to a 74 in the demanding conditions at water-lined PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens. Lewis hails from the same Welwyn Garden City
His first-round score included six birdies and no bogeys.
The Spaniard is celebrating a first major victory.