BYRNE WINS FIRST PRO EVENT

September 1, 2012 · uncategorized

From the Asian Tour Website

September 1: Asian Tour member James Byrne claimed his maiden professional victory at the Northern Open on the Tartan Tour on Friday.

The young Scotsman, playing in his rookie professional season, shot three rounds of 66s before closing with a 70 to win the title.

He will now head to the Worldwide Holdings Selangor Masters next week with the aim of winning his first title on the Asian Tour.

“This is a prestigious event with a lot of history and winning it feels great,” said the 23-year-old Byrne.

“I can hopefully build on this,” he added. “Winning breeds confidence and confidence breeds winning.”

Read more here: