Steve Graham claims the Senior Men’s County Champion of Champions

Senior Men's County

Sussex champion Steve Graham claimed a four-shot victory at the English Senior Men’s County Champion of Champions tournament on the Red course at Frilford Heath in Oxfordshire.

Graham, from East Sussex National Golf and Country Club, led the field with a first round 70 and then added a 72 the following day to finish on two-under par 142.

The new champion’s nearest challengers were Surrey’s Ian Attoe (Worpledson), Kent’s John Coupe (Canterbury) and Cumbria’s John Longcake (Silloth on Solway). Attoe and Coupe both carded rounds of 74 and 72 while Longcake fired two rounds of 73.

Essex champion Ian Moore (Romford) was fifth on three-over par 147 after posting rounds of 75 and 72 while Yorkshire’s Johnny Lawrence (Moor Allerton) and BB & O’s Douglas Cameron, from the host club, were tied sixth on 148.

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