In one of the most disputed stages of the current season, the Venezuelan Manuel Torres with a score of 200 strokes, 16 under par, was awarded the sixth stage of 2021 of the Professional Golf Tour that took place in Club Campestre de León, in Guanajuato.
The native of Caracas, Venezuela, defeated the poblano in the first playoff hole Isidro Benitez to debut as champion in the Professional Golf Tour in what is his first year as a member of the only paid golf circuit in our country.
“I feel very happy, the truth is this Tour It has helped me a lot to raise my level, it is an extraordinary platform for all professional golfers on the continent. I played very well, it was an extraordinary round and fortunately things were given to me to take the victory, “said the Venezuelan.
“I really felt that I had to win a trophy soon and I am happy that it was here in León, in this wonderful field where they treated us very well. Since I arrived in Mexico they have made me feel at home. As far as the tiebreaker is concerned, Isidro and I have been friends for many years, this time I made the birdie and he did not “, he added Manuel Torres placeholder image who was credited with a check for 265 thousand pesos.
For his part, the Mexican Isidro Benítez, who was looking for his third victory in the Professional Golf Tour He said: “The important thing is that I am back, I played very well and, above all, I was excellent with the wedges, which will help me a lot for qualifying next Monday for the World Wide Technology Championship at Mayakoba. I am very glad that you won Manuel Torres placeholder image, who is a great friend ”.
In third position with a score of 201 strokes, 15 under par, the local player Diego Córdova finished, who came out as the leader in the final round of the competition that distributed a bag of 1.6 million pesos.