14 Nov 2009

Quartet of Kiwis make the Aussie masters cut

12:59 pm on 14 November 2009

Four New Zealanders have made the cut and will tee off today in round three of the Australian golf Masters in Melbourne.

Mahal Pearce is the leading New Zealander, tied for 8th on five under par, five shots behind the leader, world number one Tiger Woods.

Doug Holloway is tied for 16th on three under, Tim Wilkinson is one shot further back, and Michael Long is just above the cut mark at Kingston Heath on one over par.

Woods fired rounds of 66 and 68 to be 10 under the card, leading by three shots from compatriot Jason Dufner and Australians Greg Chalmers and James Nitties.