Que had a two-round total of 136 in the communist nation's first professional golf tournament. Former U.S. Open champion Pavin had a bogey-free 68 Friday to join Jerome Delariarte of the Philippines and Boonchu Ruangkit and Thaworn Wiratchant, both of Thailand, in a tie for second place.
'I haven't been playing well for a long time,' said Que, who is ranked 122 on the Asian Tour Order of Merit. 'It's a good change that I don't have to check what the cut mark is this week.'
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