Jeev Milkha Singh makes cut in Japan

Updated: Oct 20, 2012, 10:19 AM IST

Chiba (Japan): Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh continued his Japan sojourn after a week`s break and made the halfway cut with rounds of 72 and 73 at the Bridgestone Open here.

Jeev was lying in tied 48th place at three-over 145 in his fifth start this year in Japan.

Three players were tied for the lead at the halfway stage at the Sodegaura Country Club.

Japan Tour`s number one player this year, Hiroyuki Fujita, Sushi Ishigaki and Yusaku Miyazato were tied at six-under.

They were one shot ahead of defending champion, Toru Taniguchi, Kyoung-Hoon Lee and Kazuhiro Yamashita. Fujita is chasing his fourth win of the season.