Date: August 12, 2010

Aussies in contention at World Deaf Golf titles

Men&aposs Championship Leaderboard Women&aposs Championship Leaderboard Australia&aposs Denver Magnusson is four strokes off the lead after the opening two rounds of the World Deaf Golf Championships at The Fairmont, St Andrews. Magnusson fired consecutive rounds of 77 to be in outright third place. Fellow Australian Jack Besley is four strokes behind Magnusson in outright fifth place following rounds of 81 and 78. Mark Aird (AUS) and Ben Clifford (AUS) are in a tie for 24th place. In the women&aposs championship, Australia&aposs Jennifer Maric is three strokes off the pace in outright third. American Melissa Stockton leads the field following her opening round 86. In the senior event, Australians Robert Bowler and Kevin Hayden are in 10th and 13th places respectively.