posted on Jun, 10 2004 @ 06:16 PM
PERTHSHIRE, Scotland (AP) - Miles Tunnicliff of England and Australian Nick O'Hern shared the lead at 5-under 67 after the first round of the Scottish
PGA on Thursday.
A thunderstorm suspended play for about three hours in the afternoon with 78 players still on the Gleneagles course, but everyone was able to finish.
Irish Ryder Cup standout Paul McGinley and Spain's Santiago Luna were one shot behind the leaders at 4 under. They were followed by Richard Green of
Australia, Sweden's Patrik Sjoeland and Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland, who each shot 69.
Colin Montgomerie was at 1 over after six holes when he returned to the course. He then made four birdies and two bogeys to finish the first round at
O'Hern made six birdies, while Tunnicliff had three birdies and eagled the par-5 ninth hole.