ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- Swedes Mikael Lundberg and Johan Edfors carded 6-under-par 66s Thursday to share the lead in the incomplete first round of the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship.
Hailstorms caused a lengthy delay that left some players on the course when play in the European Tour event was suspended for the day.
Edfors, a three-time winner on the European Tour, said: "I played really nicely today. I gave myself a lot of good birdie opportunities and holed a few good putts. I'm really happy with the way I'm playing."
Lundberg has won twice on the tour.