Edberg Fernandez-Castano share lead at Mallorca Open


2009 European TourSON SERVERA, Balearic Islands – Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano of Spain three-putted the last hole to tie for the lead with Pelle Edberg of Sweden in the third round of the Mallorca Open on Saturday.

Fernandez-Castano had a 2-under 68 to go into the final round at 4 under overall with Edberg at the 6,915-yard Pula Golf Club.

Edberg followed up his second-round 64 with a 71, mixing three birdies with four bogeys.

James Kingston of South Africa, who was the overnight leader with Edberg, fell back to sixth after shooting 74.

Scott Hend of Australia improved from ninth to third with a 66 to be a shot off the lead.

Sweden’s Peter Hanson and Spain’s Alejandro Canizares were fourth, while England’s Chris Wood was sixth alongside Kingston and Dane Mark Haastrup.