Canizares, Hendry lead after 1st round in Perth



PERTH, Australia (AP) -- Alejandro Canizares shot a 7-under 65 Thursday to share a one-stroke lead with Michael Hendry after the opening round of the Perth International.

Canizares had seven birdies in a bogey-free round at Lake Karrinyup to take the early lead before Hendry put together five birdies on his second nine to share the lead. Emiliano Grillo was one stroke behind the leaders, with Paul Casey and Andrew Johnson another shot back at 67.

Charl Schwartzel and Jason Dufner finished tied for 29th with 16 other players at 1 under.