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Rana in lead

BANGALORE: Vikram Rana warmed up on the first two holes of his back nine and with successive birdies, gained a slender one-stroke lead in the opening round of the LG Eagleton Amateur Golf tournament here on Tuesday.

The scores (first round): 1. Vikram Rana 70; 2. Tarun Ghogale, Rashid Khan & Arshdeep Tikwan 71 each; 5. Abhinav Lohan, Aditya Bhandarkar, Gagan Verma, Jasjeet Singh, Saurav Bahuguna and Siddharth Seth 72 each. — Special Correspondent