|ISPS Handa Ladies folk’s Australian Open first-spherical leaderboard|
|-7 J Ewart Shadoff (Eng), H Wei-ling (Tai); -5 Ample Webb (Aus), M Sagstroem (Swe), B Laws (Eng)|
|Selected others: -3 G Corridor (Eng); -2 M Reid (Eng); -1 C Boutier (Fra), F Johnson (Eng), L Ko (NZ), M Lee (Aus)|
England’s Jodi Ewart Shadoff shares the early lead after a bogey-free seven-under-par 65 in “excellent stipulations” on the Ladies folk’s Australian Open.
The 31-one year-feeble carded seven birdies at The Grange to place the first-spherical tempo with Taiwan’s Hsu Wei-ling.
England’s Bronte Laws and Australia’s Karrie Webb are in a personnel two adrift.
“To gain off to a factual delivery is continuously good,” said Ewart Shadoff. “I labored a tiny of nonetheless on my putts on the delivery of the week and that positively paid off.”
Ladies folk’s British Open champion Georgia Corridor is three under following a 69.
New Zealand’s gentle world quantity 1 Lydia Ko and Australian Min-jee Lee, ranked seven, are four strokes additional abet within the LPGA Tour tournament in Adelaide, alongside France’s Celine Boutier who received final week’s Vic Open.
Thai world quantity 1 Ariya Jutanugarn struggled to a four-over-par 76.