double bogey

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to shoot two strokes over par

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CARDIFF'S Bradley Dredge emerged the Welsh front-runner after day one of the Volvo Golf Champions in Bahrain as double-bogey misery blighted the Principality's other professionals.
Rhys Davies is a stroke further back, but the 25-year-old from Bridgend, a model of consistency with 14 pars and three birdies on his card, was left cursing his only blemish - a horrible double-bogey five at the short second hole.
But the bad news is he can still be erratic with three bogeys and a double-bogey on his scorecard.
Glasgow's Andrew McArthur bounced back from a 15th-hole double-bogey to birdie two of his last three holes in a 71 for 206.
Kuyumjian, who shot the weekend's best round with a 66 on Saturday, started the final round with a bogey on the first hole and followed with a double-bogey on 7 to drop to 2-under at the turn.
That birdie was the play of the day for Mickelson, but he gave nearly as much credit to his second double-bogey, on No.
Points were awarded for double-bogeys and worse, a six being worth six points and a seven being worth seven etc.
The par-three 250-yard 16th is also included on a similar scoring basis (a double-bogey is obviously a five this time around) and quoted at 100-115.
But a bogey at the ninth was followed by another at the 11th and, although he got one back at the 15th, a double-bogey five at the short 17th left him nine adrift of the amazing Lonard.
However, a double-bogey five at the 12th spoiled things and the Worksop golfer finished with a 72.
Woods had a pair of double-bogeys, including on his first hole, and settled for a one-over 72.
However, Palmer continued to struggle and ran up double-bogeys at the 15th and 16th.
Elliot Saltman had two damaging double-bogeys, including two fresh-air shots, on his way to a painful six-over 76.
Oregon graduate Ben Crane shot a 7-over 77 on Thursday, which included two double-bogeys on the back nine that left him in a tie for 109th and in jeopardy of missing the cut.
McIlroy was still one in front on the 10th tee, but a triple-bogey seven was followed by a double-bogey on the 12th where he four-putted from 20 feet.