Aditi and Diksha make disappointing start to LPGA tour of Scotland | Golf News
MUIRFIELD: Indian golfers Aditi Ashok and Diksha Dagar got off to a disappointing start to the 2022 AIG Women’s Open here. The Indians entered this tournament through qualifying in North Berwick earlier this week.
Aditi opened with a 2 of 73 and was at T-56, while Diksha scored a 77 and was at T-118th.
The Indians will need a solid second round to keep any hopes of making a cut.
from Japan Hinako Shiburo leads the board as she shot a first round 65 (-60) as she had a one shot lead over the American Jessica Kordawho sits alone in second place out of five under par.
Shibuno, 23, won the Open in 2019 at Woburn, his first event outside his country.
She got off to a quick start with three birdies in a row before dropping a shot in the fourth.
The Japanese star chained birdies on the fifth and ninth holes to go around 32 (-4) before birdying three more and a bogey on his back nine for a round of six under par.
Scotland Louise Duncan and that of Mexico Gaby Lopez share third place on four under par with Lopez having a bogey-free day.
Duncan, who won the 2021 Smyth Salver at Carnoustie, had an up-and-down round with two bogeys, four birdies and an eagle for his 67.
Five players are tied for fifth at three under par after 18 holes, including the 2022 Race to Costa del Sol leader maja starkFrance Celine Boutier and Englishman Jodi Ewart Shadoff.