David Law produced a blazing performance in the sunshine at Spey Valley and cruised to victory in his 100th event on the European Challenge Tour by a two-shot margin in the SSE Scottish Hydro Challenge.
David Law lost the lead but a back nine fightback left him still well in the mix for a maiden Challenge Tour title in the SSE Scottish Hydro Challenge.
David Law likes his position going into the weekend of the SSE Scottish Hydro Challenge, even if he didn’t close the deal when in a similar spot against the same man two weeks ago.
David Law’s day started with a 5am alarm call, a short 10-minute run to get the juices flowing, followed by a five-under 66 that stood up all day at the SSE Scottish Hydro Challenge.
The generational gap – the lost generation if you must – of Scottish tournament professional golf seems like it may be about to be filled at last, even if the banners coming into Aviemore might be a little premature.
Jordan Spieth can’t wait to defend his Open Championship title at “the tremendous challenge” of Carnoustie’s opening holes and repeating his dramatic Birkdale victory last year.
As Richard Cockerill was fond of saying when Edinburgh came from nowhere last season to qualify for the Heineken Champions' Cup, "we're in with the big boys now".
Before we address the dark issues emanating from Shinnecock Hills at the weekend, let’s spend a little time in the light.
Hundreds of children will leave school these next few weeks with not a clue about what they want to do with their lives. Craig Boath never had that problem.