Duo Share Top At US Women’s Open

Marina Alex and Karrie Webb share top spot at the US Women’s Open. 4 under after 66s they’re one ahead of Amy Yang, Na Yeon Choi and Jane Park. First in the John Deere Classic is shared by Justin Thomas and Nicholas Thompson. The pair are 8 under following 63s and a single stroke better off than Charles Howell III and Luke Guthrie. Thorbjorn Olesen leads the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open at Gullane. The Dane has been playing poorly lately after injury, but has opened with a tremendous 63 for 7 under par and a one stroke advantage, though several big name players are well placed. Shane Lowry and Graeme McDowell are tied for 10th.