European Tour Golf: Castello Open Tee Times
Sergio Garcia returns from a two-month break to participate in the European Tour at his home golf club.
Online bookmakers are offering free bets for new customers signing up during the Castello Open taking place at Club de Campo del Mediterraneo in Castellon, Valencia from 21-24 October.
30-year-old Garcia decided to take break from golf having seen his ranking slip from a high of world number 2 to a position outside of the top 50.
He took the break to revitalise his motivation for golf and returns refreshed and looking to win at the club where his father works.
Garcia told the European Tour website: “I want to win the Castelló Masters and the remaining tournaments, and then I want to return gradually to where I should be, and perform to my full potential, i.e. be World Number One.”
Bookmakers have Garcia as their favourite to win the event with Betfred offering odds of 10/1, odds that will be updated thoroughout the day.
He tees off at 7.55am with compatriot Jose Maria Olazabal and Richard Green.
Oliver Wilson is the favourite to finish top GB and Ireland player, Paddy Power offering odds of 9/1, he tees off at 11.50am with Ignacio Garrido and Soren Hansen.
Three ball betting is available on all the groups and Coral bet 13/8 for Wilson to card the best first round score of his group while Extrabet offer odds of 15/8 for Hansen and Bodog bet 41/20 for Garrido.
Afternoon tee times are local, deduct 1 hour for BST.
From the first tee:
12:40 LAWRIE Peter, GONZALEZ Ricardo, McGOWAN Ross
12:50 WILSON Oliver, GARRIDO Ignacio, HANSEN Søren
13:00 FDEZ-CASTAÑO Gonzalo, KHAN Simon, DAVIES Rhys
13:10 HORSEY David, BJÖRN Thomas, GALLACHER Stephen
13:20 HAMILTON Todd, MCGINLEY Paul, MARTIN Pablo
13:30 LARRAZÁBAL Pablo, HOWELL David, FASTH Niclas
13:40 ORR Gary, BUTTERFIELD Andrew, THORNTON Simon
13:50 MAYBIN Gareth, DREDGE Bradley, KANG Anthony
14:00 SJÖLAND Patrik, DELAMONTAGNE François, VELASCO Alvaro
14:10 WARREN Marc, ELSON Jamie, BLAND Richard
From the tenth tee:
12:40 MCGRANE Damien, DRYSDALE David, RAMSAY Richie
12:50 GOYA Tano, NILSSON Christian, DODD Stephen
13:00 OTTO Hennie, CAMPBELL Michael, CHOWRASIA S S P
13:10 COLTART Andrew, DERKSEN Robert-Jan, COLSAERTS Nicolas
13:20 SIEM Marcel, O’HARA Steven, COETZEE George
13:30 STORM Graeme, VANCSIK Daniel, HOEY Michael
13:40 DONALDSON Jamie, MCEVOY Richard, COLOMO Javi
13:50 BROWN Mark, LOWRY Shane, FINCH Richard
14:00 RANDHAWA Jyoti, ERLANDSSON Martin, HUTSBY Sam
14:10 WARING Paul, WHITEFORD Peter, PRICE Phillip