Golf: Laporta 9th at Joburg Open but rain stops play

Paratore 18th, England's Gradbury leads on 8 under

Redazione ANSA ROME

(ANSA) - ROME, NOV 24 - Italy's Francesco Laporta was ninth on four under par after 12 holes of the Joburg Open when rain stopped play in the first round on Thursday.
    His compatriot Renato Paratore was 18th in the clubhouse after carding a three under par 68.
    England's Dan Bradbury is leading with and eight under par 63, one shot ahead of Germany's Nick Bachem and two clear of France's Clément Berardo, who however still has seven holes to complete.
    The event is the first tournament on the DP World Tour 2023.