Steve Elkington

Round 1: A Stormy Start! Bradley Leading At 6-Under Through 16 Holes

CROMWELL -- The rain won Thursday at TPC River Highlands.

Only six of the 156 players finished the first round of the Travelers Championship, which was delayed for 6 hours and 30 minutes before play was suspended for the day at 5:58 p.m.

"A lot of waiting around," said Brandt Snedeker, who never got on the course with a scheduled tee time of 12:55 p.m.

Michael Bradley completed 16 holes and took the early lead at 6 under par.

He and 148 others will return to the course Friday. Players from the morning session Thursday will complete their rounds starting at 7 a.m. The Thursday afternoon wave goes off at 7:15. Tournament officials are hoping the second...