Three teams are tied at the top of the World Cup of Golf leaderboard, England, Australia and South Korea share the honor on day 1 at The Metropolitan Golf Club in Melbourne, Australia.Ian Poulter, England. / getty
England, Poulter/ Hatton, Australia, Leishman/ Smith and South Korea, An/ Kim all carded first rounds of -10 under 62 in the Thursday fourballs to top the World Cup of Golf leaderboard.
Poults said tomorrow’s foursomes are pretty special;
“We dovetailed nicely and made enough birdies to sit top of the board.”
“Tomorrow’s a completely different game and foursomes is pretty special.”
Mark was happy to be on top;
“You don’t want to be fighting back the whole tournament”
“The scores were pretty good today, it wasn’t that easy out there.”
Cameron will be playing smart golf tomorrow;
“We’re in a good spot to just play smart in the centers of greens and give ourselves good looks.”
Defending champions Denmark sit a shot off the pace alongside Malaysia and Belgium at -9 under par for their opening rounds.