Bachem takes 1-shot lead in Johannesburg

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JOHANNESBURG (AP) Nick Bachem led at the halfway stage of the European tour's Jonsson Workwear Open on Friday after a second-round 66 took him one shot clear at 13 under par.

The German made a run of five birdies in six holes on his second nine and had eight birdies in all, and two bogeys, to go 6 under for the day at The Club at Steyn City.

Chasing him were France's Romain Langasque and Finland's Sami Valimaki on 12 under. Langasque made two eagles in his 64 and Valimaki had eight birdies and just one bogey for a 65.


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