KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) South Korean teen star Noh Seung-yul shot a 10-under 62 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead in the Malaysian Open.
The 17-year-old Noh had an eagle, nine birdies and a bogey on the Saujana Golf and Country Club’s Palm Course. Playing partner Alexander Noren of Sweden opened with a 63 in the event sanctioned by the European and Asian tours.
China’s Liang Wen-chong and France’s Jean-Francois Lucquin shot 65s.
American star Anthony Kim struggled to a 78. He had six bogeys.