English duo share lead in Johnnie Walker golf

February 21st, 2009 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS  

Perth, Feb 21 (IANS) English duo John Bickerton and Ross McGowan broke away from a crowded leaderboard to share the third round lead at the Johnnie Walker Classic golf here Saturday.
The co-leaders produced bogey-free cards at The Vines Resort and Country Club here with McGowan firing a seven-under-par 65, one better than Bickerton as they ended the round on 14-under-par 202.

Lying two shots back are Australian Terry Pilkadaris (68), Frenchman Raphael Jacquelin (66), Felipe Aguilar of Chile 68) and New Zealand amateur Danny Lee (69).

Korean rising star Bae Sang-moon, a two-time winner on the Asian Tour, charged into contention with a 65 to lie three off the pace alongside experienced Japanese campaigner Hiroyuki Fujita, who carded a 70.

India’s only challenger in the event, Shiv Kapur, missed the cut earlier.

–Indo-Asian News service


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