Clarke Leading in Japan


GOTEMBA, Japan -- Northern Ireland's Darren Clarke had two eagles in a 7-under 65 on Friday to take the second-round lead in the Japan Golf Tour's Taiheiyo Masters.

The European Ryder Cup star had a 13-under 131 total on theTaiheiyo Club course. Japan's Shingo Katayama was two strokes back after a 65.

England's Lee Westwood was six shots behind after a 69.
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