07 Oct '11, 7pm

Golf: Slattery takes Madrid lead

Golf: Slattery takes Madrid lead

MADRID: England's Lee Slattery, who is battling to keep his tour card, opened up a one-shot lead at the halfway stage of the Madrid Masters on Friday. The 33 year old lost his card by just 77 euros in 2007 and faces another tense conclusion to the season, but a six under par 66 for a tournament score of 11 under at least settled some nerves. He mastered the windy conditions and to finish one ahead of Italian Francesco Molinari and Eduardo De La Riva of Spain. "I got off to a good start, I was two under early and just kept it together and had a nice finish, birdied the last two holes," said Slattery. "It's mainly down to putting, I've putted well today, and I seemed to hole everything. I drove the ball well - on this course you can give it a good smack off the tee and you feel yourself trying to hit it harder and harder. "I was actually getting too cautious with my game but...

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