Luiten rises considerably at the KLM Open, surprise Caron falls far away
Joost Luiten has Friday, excellent business done at the KLM Open. The winner of 2013 shot with a splendid second round of 64 strokes, seven under par, up to the top of the standings.
Luiten time being, there is even second, one stroke behind leader Bernd Wiesberger. The Austrian is on ten under par, Psalteries on -9.
The 30-year-old Bleiswijker felt Thursday the form all to arrive in his opening round, but stayed stuck on just two birdies on the golf course The Dutch in Spijk, the netherlands.
On Friday had Lutes the ball fully under control. Already on the first hole he could get a birdie putt to type, but that didn’t make it. Also, the four holes then we had the best Dutch golfer there still there. From hole six he started they actually make, with an extremely beautiful on the eighteenth hole after a long putt.
Luiten recorded a total of seven birdies and established thereby in addition, a track record. “I had a lot more birdies, so many chances I created,” he said after his round.
“I was sharp today. With the irons, I knew the ball still on five metres from the flag store. And then, as the draw is also nice, you can score. I am very satisfied, this is the position where you want to sit. We are only halfway through the tournament, so I applaud not too early. It is a question of the same game to continue playing,” said Luiten, who are second place, shared with the Brit Mark Foster and the Italian Nino Bertasio.
Of the seventeen participants of the 97th edition of edition of the Dutch tournament of the European Tour took only three the cut. In addition to Luiten that Wants Besseling and use Maarten Lafeber. They occurred with an overall score of -1 after two rounds is slightly off.
The remaining fourteen must be the week-end from the side to ensure. Among them, Rowin Caron, the amateur who Thursday yet surprisingly performed and with a round of 66 strokes for the second place in the standings. The 23-year-old Dutchman began to tumble through a round of 77 strokes, six over par, to the 89th position.
Reasonable start Luiten at KLM Open, Caron the best Dutchman