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Thursday, 08 March 2018
The 17th at DLF G&CC  (Getty Images)
The 17th at DLF G&CC (Getty Images)

Look back on the best facts and figures from the opening round in New Delhi...

65 - Emiliano Grillo leads after 18 holes thanks to eight birdies and a bogey en route to a 65.

1 - This is Grillo's first 18-hole lead on the European Tour.

2015 - The Argentinean signed for his lowest round on tour since a 64 at the DP World Tour Championship, Dubai, in November 2015.



9 - Matteo Manassero and Pablo Larrazábal made nine birdies, more than anyone else on Thursday.

38 - Larrazábal woke up 38 minutes before his tee time after his alarm failed to sound.

74 - Defending champion SSP Chawrasia opened with a 74.

2 - This is just the second time Chawrasia has shot over par in 13 rounds since this event joined the European Tour International Schedule.

256 - The 256-yard par three 16th is the longest on tour this season.

21 - There are 21 shots between the highest and lowest scores (65 and 86)

24 - After play was suspended for darkness, 24 players were still to complete their opening rounds.

 


 

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Tournament Leaderboard

Pos Player nameNatHolePar
1WALLACE, MattENG18-11
2JOHNSTON, AndrewENG18-11
3KIM, SihwanUSA18-8
T4LARRAZÁBAL, PabloESP18-7
T4SCHWAB, MatthiasAUT18-7
6GRILLO, EmilianoARG18-5

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