Birthday boy Els takes Hong Kong Open lead


HONG KONG: Four-time major winner Ernie Els surged to the top of the leaderboard at the $1.3 million Hong Kong Open on Friday with a five-under-par 65, marking his 45th birthday in style. The South African great added to an opening round of 66 to lie nine-under at the halfway stage of the co-sanctioned European/Asian Tour event in the southern Chinese city.


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