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Associated Press Adam Scott of Australia lines up a putt on the 17th green at Royal Lytham & St Annes golf club during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship Thursday at Lytham St Annes, England. Scott birdied five of the first six holes on the back nine en route to holding the lead after the first round.

Aussie Adam Scott collects early lead at British Open


By Doug Ferguson, AP Golf Writer

LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England -- Unlike the guys in charge of the weather forecast, Adam Scott got everything just about right Thursday in the British Open.

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