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Adam Scott off to record start at Australian Open
Adam Scott off to record start at Australian Open

Australians celebrate their version of Thanksgiving in May, but Adam Scott took a moment on Thursday to be thankful for birdies. Playing in the Australian Open, Scott parlayed a fast start into a course record 10-under 62, taking an opening-round lead at Royal Sydney. "It was a beautiful morning, that's for sure," he said. "I came out hitting great shots and didn't have much work to clean them up." Birdies on the first six holes started him in the right direction. After his game started to cool, Scott responded with four more birdies down the home stretch. "A very nice little course record to have," he...

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