Women's Australian Open: Catriona Matthew & Holly Clyburn

Catriona Matthew
Catriona Matthew added a 69 to her first-round score of 67
ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open, second-round leaderboard
-8 H Clyburn (Eng), C Matthew (Sco); -7 C Masson (Ger), X Lin (Chn), H Nomura (Jpn), J Shin (Jpn); -6 K Webb (Aus); -5 Ha Na Jang (Kor), Jiyai Shin (Kor), B Strauss (SA). Selected others:-4 K Walker (Sco), C Hull (Eng)

Britain's Catriona Matthew and Holly Clyburn share the lead at eight under par after the second round of the Women's Australian Open in Adelaide.

Scotland's Matthew, 46, eagled the par-five first hole but bogeyed the second on her way to composed 69.

Clyburn, 25, from Grimsby, also eagled the first and shot a seven-under round of 65 to add to her first-round 71.

Caroline Masson, Xiyu Lin, Haru Nomura and Jenny Shin share third, with Australia icon Karrie Webb a shot back.

England's Charley Hull is four shots off the lead after a second round of 70 and Matthew's fellow Solheim Cup star is joined on four under by Scotland's Kylie Walker, who eagled the par-four 18th.

Soobin Kim, who led overnight with a first-round 63, carded a 77 to also sit four behind.

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