Four share the Western Open lead

July 6, 2006 at 9:21 PM
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LEMONT, Ill., July 6 (UPI) -- Four players are tied for the lead after one round of the Western Open Golf Tournament at Lemont, Ill.

Daniel Chopra, Lucas Glover, David McKenzie and Joe Ogilvie each shot 5-under 66.

Robert Allenby, Vijay Singh, Charles Warren, Stephen Leaney, Davis Love III and Phil Mickelson are tied for fifth place at 4-under 67.

Mickelson, who is playing his first event since blowing a playoff chance at the U.S. Open three weeks ago, made an eagle at the par-5 18th hole.

A group of 10 players including K.J. Choi and Brent Geiberger is tied for 11th place at 3-under 68.

World No. 1 Tiger Woods, who has not played since missing the Open cut, shot 1-over 72 and is tied for 82nd place with 22 other players, including Mark O'Meara, Rich Beem and Mike Weir.

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