Lafeber shoots 64 in rain storm to lead in Ireland
STRAFFAN, Ireland -- Maarten Lafeber of the Netherlands shot a 6-under 64 in persistent rain over a shortened course Thursday to take a one-stroke lead after the first round of the European Open.
Niclas Fasth, Jyoti Randhawa, Robert Rock and Gregory Havret were at 65 at the K Club on a layout reduced by 653 yards because of heavy rain all week. Graeme McDowell even found a frog on the line of his putt on the last green.
"It was very much a grind out there," Lafeber said. "You had to ...
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