09/20 14:01 CDT Garcia finds form in Portugal with Ryder Cup looming
Garcia finds form in Portugal with Ryder Cup looming
VILAMOURA, Portugal (AP) --- Sergio Garcia shot a 5-under 66 and was three
strokes off the first-round lead at the Portugal Masters on Thursday as the
Spanish golfer looked to find some form in his final event before next week's
He is one of four wild-card selections by European Ryder Cup captain Thomas
Bjorn, who kept faith with the 2017 Masters champion despite Garcia only having
one top-10 finish since April.
Lucas Herbert of Australia led the way at Dom Pedro Victoria Golf Course with a
Herbert was one stroke ahead of English pair Eddie Pepperell and Matt Wallace
and Shane Lowry of Ireland, and two in front of Haotong Li of China.