Albatross Joost great for Luiten in Durban
A spectacular albatross helped Holland’s Joost Luiten claim a share of the lead at the halfway stage of the Volvo Golf Champions in Durban yesterday.
Luiten holed his 248yd second shot to the 560yd 10th, his four-iron approach pitching just short of the green and running 20yd up the green and into the hole.
The 28-year-old, who celebrated his birthday on Tuesday, eventually carded a second-round of 67 to finish on seven-under-par 137, a total then matched by England’s Tommy Fleetwood and defending champion Louis Oosthuizen.
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