American Ryan Palmer took only 21 putts to holds a two-shot lead after the opening day of the Deutsche Bank Championship at TPC Boston in Norton.
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— Ryan Palmer (@RyanPalmerPGA) August 30, 2014
The 37-year-old, who finished No. 18 in the Ryder Cup standings – had nine birdies to leave himself eight-under-par 63, giving him a two-shot lead in the tournament over local favourite Keegan Bradley.
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Meanwhile, the world number one Rory Mcllroy posted a one-under round of 70, whereas Chesson Hadley, Jason Day and Webb Simpson all came in at five-under.