Posted March 22, 2013 on AP on Fox
PLAYERS: Charl Schwartzel
Former Masters champion Charl Schwartzel and Wu Ashun of China were the clubhouse leaders in the Malaysian Open after the second round was suspended because of darkness on Friday. Schwartzel and Wu scored 4-under-par 68s to lie 9 under overall halfway through the European and Asian Tours event at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club. But 75 players, exactly half of the remaining field, were unable to complete or even start the round, including scoreboard leader Kiradech Aphibarnrat of Thailand, who was at 10 under through nine holes. For now, Schwartzel and Wu had a three-stroke lead on China's Liang Wen-chong (68), England's Lee Slattery (70), and Scotland's Scott Jamieson (72). They in turn were one shot ahead of a group of five at 5 under, including Rafa Cabrera-Bello, who posted a best-of-the-day 67 after an opening par round. The Spaniard fought back after a nightmare start to his journey to Kuala Lumpur. His bag containing his passport was stolen, which meant he...

Aphibarnrat wins Malaysian Open

Thailand's Kiradech Aphibarnrat shot a two-under-par 70 on Sunday to beat Eduardo Molinari by a stroke and win a Malaysian Open shortened to 54 holes after constant rain interruptions. Kiradech shot five birdies against four bogeys at the Kuala Lumpur Golf Club for a three-round total of 203. Molinari had a 67, one stroke ahead of Denmark's Anders Hansen, who shot a 66 for...

GF,MGSPINTL *2080 AP-GLF--Malaysian Open Scores,0196

Malaysian Open Scores Leading scores Saturday in the Malaysian Open, a European and Asian Tours event on the par-72, 6,967-yard (6,372-meter)Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club: Second Round Kiradech Aphibarnrat, Thailand 65-68-133 Charl Schwartzel, South Africa 67-68-135 Wu Ashun, China 67-68-135 Wade Oormsby, Australia 70-65-135 Gregory Bourdy, France 66-69-135 Tommy Fleetwood...
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