Sport in Short: Golf

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The Independent Online
BOBBY VERWEY, of South Africa, had a hole-in-one and two eagles in a course record 65 to take a two-stroke first-round lead in the Lawrence Batley tournament at Woodsome Hall, Yorkshire yesterday.

LAWRENCE BATLEY SENIORS TOURNAMENT (Woodsome Hall and Huddersfield; GB & Irl unless stated): First round: 65 B Verwey (SA). 67 A Bickerdike. 69 G Will, A Grubb, F Rennie. 70 J McAlister. 71 B Huggett, J Fourie (SA), N Drew, T Horton. 72 D Butler, P Butler. 73 N Coles, H Bannerman, D Snell, H Muscroft, R Botts (US) R Sota (Sp), B Carter, B Thatcher (US).