Stadion Classic: Star Wars fan Daniel Chopra one shot off lead, Arjun Atwal misses cut

Meanwhile, Bhavik Patel, an American of Indian origin, carded a 69 after a first-round 68, and was tied seventh at five-under 137.

updated: May 04, 2013 18:19 IST
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Athens, USA: Daniel Chopra, who has a head cover depicting Yoda, the iconic character of Star Wars, carded a second successive three-under 68 to move to six-under 138 and into tied second even as Arjun Atwal missed the cut at the end of the second round of the Stadion Classic here.

The Indo-Swede Chopra, who lost his PGA Tour card last season, and is now playing on Web.Com and hoping to secure a PGA berth for 2014, is one of four players tied at 6-under alongside New Zealand's Tim Wilkinson (67-69), Americans Matt Bettencourt (69-67) and Brendon Todd (66-70).

One shot ahead of this quarter were leaders Russell Knox (69-66) and Michael Putnam (67-68).

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