Marcel Siem, Germany, makes the home fans happy with an extra hole win to get into the semi-finals of the Paul Lawrie Match Play.
Marcel beat Robert Rock of England, with a birdie on the 19 hole of their match, he now advances to the Paul Lawrie Match Play semi-final stage;
“That was by far the toughest match.”
“I don’t know how many birdies we made on the back nine together but it was quite a lot.”
“I was down all day and it was very tiring because you have to fight and dig deep.”
In another tight game Johan Carlsson, Sweden, overcame defending champion Anthony Wall, England, on the last hole of their match.
Marcel will take on Johan in the next round.
Spain has two competitors through to the semi’s, Adrian Otaegui, was triumphed 2 & 1 over Alexander Knappe, Germany, while Alejandro Cañizares, in another long match, 20 holes, beat England’s Chris Paisley. The two Spaniards will now go head to head in the semi’s.