Golf 12.1.2017 08:55 pm

Local lads fly SA flag at Glendower but Rory McIlroy lurks

Trevor Fisher Jnr and Keith Horne produce contrasting rounds to share the lead after the opening round of an enthralling day.

Rory McIlroy, as befits a golfer of his class, gave himself many birdie chances in the first round of the BMW South African Open at Glendower Golf Club on Thursday, but ultimately had to be content with a five-under-par 67 that left him one stroke behind joint leaders Trevor Fisher Jnr and Keith Horne.

Local lads fly SA flag at Glendower but Rory McIlroy lurks
Local lads fly SA flag at Glendower but Rory McIlroy lurks

Local lads fly SA flag at Glendower but Rory McIlroy lurks

Trevor Fisher Jnr and Keith Horne produce contrasting rounds to share the lead after the opening round of an enthralling day.

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