Nick O’Hern Leads Singapore Golf
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SINGAPORE (AP) _ Australian Nick O’Hern broke the course record and claimed a one-stroke lead in the Singapore Masters on Thursday at Laguna National Golf and Country Club.
The left-hander birdied his final three holes to shoot an 8-under 64.
Christophe Pottier of France carded a 65, and Carlos Rodiles of Spain a 66.
Nick Faldo birdied the last for a 68, while another featured player, Ian Woosnam, shot a disappointing 73. The Welshman said he was struggling with his irons and planning to change his grips.
The $900,000 event is co-sanctioned by the Asian and European Tours.