Spanish club professional Jose Cabo leads after the first round of the Dalmahoy Scottish Seniors Open with a five-under 67. Having double-bogeyed the third, the 53-year-old fired seven birdies before dropping a shot at the last.
Defending Champion David Huish drove poorly for a 76, while former Ryder Cup captain Bernard Gallacher finished on level-par 72. The highlight for the top British player, Jim Rhodes (South Staffs), in his round of 68 was an eagle three at the 480-yards ninth.
Leading scores (GB & I unless stated):
67 – J. Cabo (Spain)
68 – J. Dolan (USA), M. Ballesteros (Sp.), A. Garrido (Sp.), J. Rhodes, R. Carrasco (USA), H. Inggs (S. Africa).
69 – M. Hooper, N. Coles, J. Carr (USA), J. McTear.
70 – I. Stanley (Aus.), R. Metherell (Aus.), J. Bruner (USA).