Stunning opening round by Belt

Alex Belt
Alex Belt

Bridlington’s Alex Belt and his playing partner Matthew Webb are the clubhouse leaders after a remarkable opening round at the PGA Fourball Championship.

They carded a 10-under-par round of 62 at the Carden Park course in Cheshire.

Belt, who represents Snainton Golf Centre, and his partner Webb, from Bedlingtonshire GC, enjoyed a tremendous opening 18 holes, which included seven birdies and two eagles.

They are currently two shots ahead of Scotland’s Mark Hillson and James McGhee, with two more days to go.