THE first round of the Costa Azul women's Open in Lisbon was abandoned yesterday when gale-force winds and torrential rain waterlogged the Montado course. The tournament will now be played over 54 holes.
ITALIAN OPEN (Marco Simone, Rome) Leading first-round scores (GB or Irl unless stated): 64 A Cejka (Ger). 65 P Eales. 67 P O'Malley (Aus), R Rafferty. 68 R Boxall, A Hare, W Riley (Aus), G Orr, C Moody, T Pernice (US). 69 S Field, G Turner (NZ), I Gervas (Sp), E Romero (Arg), L White, S Bowman (US), B Nelson (US). 70 S Watson, J L Guepy (Fr), J M Olazabal (Sp), H P Thul (Ger), P Quirici (Swit), J Spence, S Grappasonni (It), R Allenby (Aus), F Nobilo (NZ), S Bennett, H Clark, J Bland (SA), J Payne. 71 M Harwood (Aus), * M Zaretti (It), P Affleck, D W Basson (SA), A Lebouc (Fr), D Williams, F Lindgren (Swe), G Ralph.Reuse content