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2005-10-13 13:12:51

By Norman Dabell MADRID (Reuters) - Britain's Mark Roe kept alive his hopes of retaining his European Tour card by taking a share of the early lead with a flawless eight-under-par 63 in the Madrid Open first round on Thursday. Although preferred lies, because of heavy rain, prevented Roe and co-leader Robert Karlsson of Sweden from equaling the Club de Campo course record, they finished a stroke ahead of Britain's Darren Clarke and Frenchman Raphael Jacquelin. Tournament favorite...

2005-10-13 09:48:30

By Norman Dabell MADRID (Reuters) - Britain's Mark Roe kept alive his hopes of retaining his European Tour card for next year by taking a share of the early lead with a flawless eight-under-par 63 in the Madrid Open first round on Thursday. Although preferred lies, because of heavy rain, prevented Roe and co-leader Robert Karlsson of Sweden from equaling the Club de Campo course record, they finished a stroke ahead of Britain's Darren Clarke and Frenchman Raphael Jacquelin....

2005-09-27 05:03:50

By Mark Lamport-Stokes LONDON (Reuters) - One of the harshest penalties in a sport known for its etiquette and countless regulations will be consigned to history from the start of next year, golf's governing body said on Tuesday. From January 1 2006, tournament committees will be allowed to accept as an "administrative error" incidents where the correct score has been entered on the wrong card, the Royal and Ancient Golf Club (R&A) said in a statement. "In the future, committees...


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