Date: November 26, 2015
Author: Christian Puccini

Aus Open Rd 1 – Cullen best of the South Aussies

The Emirates Australian Open – Rd 1 South Australian Players Scores

The 2015 Emirates Australian Open featuring some of the biggest names in local and international golf has kicked off at The Australian Golf Club in Sydney.

Leading the Australian Open after the opening round is Lincoln Tighe from NSW who posted a 5-under round of 66. Leading South Australian in a tie for 11th place is Nick Cullen at 1-under. SA Amateur Matthew Lisk dropped shots on 15 and 18, but had an excellent debut. Bond, Cooke and McCardle had afternoon rounds and faced tough conditions.

Notable players:

Jordan Speith  E (71)
Adam Scott   E (71)

South Australian Players:

Nick Cullen  -1 (70) tied 11th
Wade Ormsby   E (71)
Matthew Lisk (am)  +1 (72)
Jason Norris  +2 (73)
Peter Cooke  +2 (73)
Max McCardle  +4 (75)
Antonio Murdaca  +5 (76)
Tom Bond  +7 (78)


How to follow the Australian Open:


TV –SEVEN NETWORK – Thu 26 Nov – Sun 29 Nov – 11:30am to 4:30pm (Adel time)

SOCIAL MEDIA – Throughout the Championship follow Golf SA on twitter and facebookfor further SA player updates.

AO Twitter details: @AusOpenGolf #AusOpenGolf

NEWS –For all news throughout The Emirates Australian Open – click here for the Official website

APP –Or download the free Emirates Australian Open 2015 App for iPhone and Android – click here to download

AO Radio– The broadcast is available streamed via the tournament websiteand also the official app. It includes live commentary from on course as well as interviews with players, as well as general chat about the game. Broadcast hours are from 11-4pm Thursday and Friday, and noon-5pm on Saturday and Sunday – click here for radio stream