The field at the BMW PGA Championship faced a stern test for the second consecutive day, but Franceso Molinari was able to retain his advantage.
Francesco Molinari shot a second-round 69 to remain in front at the BMW PGA Championship as the Italian hopes to net spots in a pair of majors with a big week at Wentworth.
The European Tour's flagship event got underway Thursday at Wentworth beneath sunny skies. Here's how things look after the first round of the BMW PGA Championship:
After injuring his shoulder in the gym earlier this week, Padraig Harrington withdrew from the European Tour’s BMW PGA Championship after two holes on Thursday.
Another week, another tournament, another time zone, and another round of par or better for Rory McIlroy.