20 Apr 2011

Disqualification costs Lee $35,000

6:48 am on 20 April 2011

The New Zealand golfer Danny Lee's been disqualified from the recent Malaysian Open, costing him $35,000.

Lee had tied for 17th after finishing at five under par for the tournament, but signed an incorrect score card.

It was his best result on the European Tour since a 10th placing at the Johnnie Walker tournament at Gleneagles two years ago.