21 Aug 2009

Brown breaks 70 at Dutch Open

5:55 am on 21 August 2009

The Welington golfer Mark Brown has broken 70 for the first time since April.

Brown has posted a 2-under par 68 on the first day of the Dutch Open to be tied for 27th, four shots behind the leading pair, Ireland's Paul McGinley and Englishman Garry Orr.