Illness forces Tom Lewis to withdraw from Castelló Masters

PUBLISHED: 12:28 21 October 2011 | UPDATED: 12:32 21 October 2011

WGC golfer Tom Lewis has been struck down by illness

WGC golfer Tom Lewis has been struck down by illness

Archant

TOM Lewis has been forced to pull-out of the Castelló Masters in Valencia, Spain after suffering from a virus.

The Welwyn Garden City golfer, whose victory in the Portugal Masters on Sunday in only his third start as a professional put him third in Europe’s Ryder Cup race, managed an opening level par 71 yesterday (Thursday).

However, the 20-year-old reported feeling unwell during that round and has decided to withdraw from the competition.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Welwyn Hatfield Times. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Related articles

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Welwyn Hatfield Times