Havret out of Wales Open after death of father

U.S. Open runner-up Gregory Havret has pulled out of the Wales

Open following the death of his father.

The Frenchman was at 2-over 144 after two rounds when he

withdrew at Celtic Manor on Saturday. He was 10 strokes behind

leader Alexander Noren of Sweden.

Ranked No. 117, Havret has won three times on the European Tour

since turning professional in 1999.