Sciacca - Julien Guerrier of France and Lucas Bjerregaard of
Denmark had a one-stroke lead at the halfway stage of the Sicilian Open on
Guerrier was the only player in the field yet to drop a shot
after adding a 65 to his opening 68 to be 9-under-133, a total later matched by
joint overnight leader Bjerregaard, who had a 68 in windy conditions.
Ryan Evans, who was the other overnight leader, had four
bogeys in a round of 69 to slip a shot behind the top two.
French golfer Mike Lorenzo-Vera was another stroke back
after a 64, the lowest score of the week at Verdura Golf Club.
Guerrier regained his playing privileges via the Challenge
Tour last season and is already on course for his best season on the European
"I made no bogeys so, in these conditions, in two
rounds, to make no bogeys is really good," Guerrier said. "I come from
La Rochelle where it's very windy, so I think it helped me a lot."