Beroun (Czech Republic), August 29
India’s Tvesa Malik carded a two-under 70 on the Tipsport Czech Ladies Open, whereas compatriot Diksha Dagar had yet another gap to go when play was suspended resulting from lightning menace on the opening day right here.
Tvesa, who had dropped a late bogey on 16th gap, was Tied-24th and Diksha was Tied-37th and has nonetheless to play the Par-5 18th.
The 19-year-old from Jhajjar was one-under by 17 after being four-under by the primary eight holes on the Beroun Golf Club.
As the Ladies European Tour returned to mainland Europe there was a spate low scores on the worldwide leaderboard and main them after the primary day was Emily Kristine Pedersen, who fired a ‘career-low’ first spherical of nine-under 63.
Pedersen, whose solely win got here in 2015 on the Hero Women’s Indian Open, leads by two strokes over England’s Cloe Frankish, Belgium’s Manon De Roey, who made a spectacular albatross on the seventh gap, and Germany’s Leonie Harm.
Five different gamers tied at six-under-par. The prime ten is occupied by 9 completely different nationalities.
Tvesa, who made her Major debut final week, had a high quality begin with a birdie on Par-Three fourth and an eagle on Par-5 seventh. She performed regular until she dropped her solely shot of the day on Par-4 16th. She closed with two pars.
Diksha had even higher begin with an eagle on Par-5 second adopted by back-to-back birdies on sixth and seventh to go four-under. But there have been no extra birdies and he or she dropped photographs on ninth, 13th and 15th.
Starting from 10th, Pedersen made a birdie and a bogey in her first 4 holes earlier than catching fireplace on her sixth gap (15th of the course), making an eagle courtesy of a hybrid to 3 ft, to maneuver to purple numbers.
Further birdies on 16th and 17th noticed her flip in 32 earlier than coming residence in a bogey-free 31, to submit the clubhouse lead.
The 25-year-old Pedersen is contemporary off a T11 end on the AIG Women’s Open and a runner-up end on the Ladies Scottish Open.
Close behind in Tied-second is De Roey, who recorded the primary albatross of the 12 months in addition to 4 birdies and an eagle in her 65. PTI