01 Jul '11, 8pm

Golf: Morrison takes halfway lead at French Open

Golf: Morrison takes halfway lead at French Open

VERSAILLES, France - England's James Morrison, who gave up a promising career as a cricketer to concentrate on golf, took a one-stroke halfway lead in the French Open on Friday. The 26-year-old fired a second straight 66 for a 10-under total and that put him one stroke clear of Australia's Richard Green, the joint first round leader with Graeme Storm of England. Green had a 68 and was three strokes clear of England's Mark Foster, who also had a 68. Tied on five under, a stroke further back came Richie Ramsey of Scotland (68), Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark (71) and Matthew Nixon of England (69). Morrison's form has come as something of a surprise even to himself as he had contemplated pulling out of the tournament on Wednesday through illness. The Englishman has suffered from Crohn's Disease - an intestinal inflammation - for the past decade and it flared up again at the star...

Full article: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/afp_sports/view/11...

Tweets

Foster, Morrison lead French Open after third r...

pgatour.com 02 Jul '11, 6pm

text size Jul. 2, 2011 SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) -- Mark Foster of England shot a 3-under 68 to share a one-s...

England's Foster and Morrison share French Open lead after third round: Martin Kaymer of Germany and Frenchman T...

England's Foster and Morrison share French Open...

pga.com 02 Jul '11, 9pm

PARIS -- Mark Foster of England shot a 3-under 68 Saturday to share a one-stroke lead with compatriot James Morrison after...

Graeme Storm, Richard Green lead French Open: E...

golf.com 30 Jun '11, 6pm

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — England's Graeme Storm shot a bogey-free 6-under 65 Thursday to share the lead wi...

Bubba Watson misses cut, complains about fans a...

golf.com 01 Jul '11, 3pm

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — American golfer Bubba Watson missed the cut Friday at the French Open, suggesting...

Bubba Watson misses cut, criticizes French fans

golf.com 01 Jul '11, 7pm

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — American golfer Bubba Watson missed the cut Friday at the French Open, suggesting...

The fireworks you watch tonight might not top t...

golfdigest.com 01 Jul '11, 1pm

Al Geiberger was the first to do it and despite a recent rash of low scores last year, only five have shot the mythical 59...

U.S. Women's Open - Tournament Preview

U.S. Women's Open - Tournament Preview

lpga.com 04 Jul '11, 1pm

Rolex Rankings No. 1 Yani Tseng will try to complete the Career Grand Slam this week when the LPGA descends upon The Broad...

First US Competitor Heads to Disabled British Open

bunkershot.com 02 Jul '11, 9am

First US Competitor Heads to Disabled British Open July 2, 2011 The burgeoning international appeal of the Disabled Britis...

Kiehl’s to open first own spa

luxuo.com 01 Jul '11, 7pm

Hip spa chains like Bliss are in for some serious competition: Kiehl’s is about to launch its first-ever spa in New York, ...

Nice recap of @dwell and @archforhumanity's Design Open Mic at #dod2011 #architecture

Nice recap of @dwell and @archforhumanity's Des...

architectureforhumanity.org 01 Jul '11, 9pm

It was standing room only at Architecture for Humanity's Design Open Mic at the Dwell on Design conference in Los Angeles ...

Huston Stays Hot; Tied for Lead in Montreal Cha...

cybergolf.com 01 Jul '11, 10pm

Huston Stays Hot; Tied for Lead in Montreal Championship After closing with a 7-under 65 for a three-stroke win in last we...

Rickie Fowler put himself in position to grab his first PGA Tour win, tying Nick Watney for the 54-hole AT&T lead:

Rickie Fowler put himself in position to grab h...

golfweek.com 02 Jul '11, 10pm

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. – Rickie Fowler’s ordinary season came to life Saturday in the AT&T National. On a day in which the co...

France's Thomas Levet wins French Open by a str...

pgatour.com 03 Jul '11, 4pm

France's Thomas Levet wins French Open by a stroke text size Jul. 3, 2011 SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) -- Thomas...

KTM railway to be open to public for two weeks

KTM railway to be open to public for two weeks

asiaone.com 01 Jul '11, 5pm

The Singapore Land Authority (SLA) has agreed to allow the public to access and trek along the railway tracks between July...

First Tee Open an example of how golf should be: First Tee Open: If golf in America is to prosper and grow, it n...

First Tee Open an example of how golf should be...

golfweek.com 08 Jul '11, 1am

Share » Print Leaderboard » Montreal Championship presented by Desjardins Blainville, Quebec - Canada 7/1/2011 - 7/3/2011 ...