Lowry cards 62, leads in Abu Dhabi

(AP/Martin Dokoupil)

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) Irish golfer Shane Lowry is looking to reignite his career after losing his card on the PGA Tour last year.

Beginning 2019 with a 10-under 62 is pretty much the ideal way to start.

Lowry rolled in 10 birdies and did not drop a shot in the first round of the Abu Dhabi Championship on Wednesday, giving him a three-stroke lead in the European Tour's opening event of the year.

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