Volvo Golf Champions R1
Collated first round scores of the Volvo Golf Champions at the Durban Country Club, KwaZulu-Natal Province, Durban, South Africa
(Gbr & Irl unless stated, par 72):
67 Raphael Jacquelin (Fra)
68 Louis Oosthuizen (Rsa)
69 Victor Dubuisson (Fra), Darren Clarke
70 Peter Uihlein (USA), Chris Wood, Joost Luiten (Ned), Colin Montgomerie, Tommy Fleetwood, Marcel Siem (Ger), Simon Thornton
71 Dawie Van Der Walt (Rsa), Jamie Donaldson, David Lynn, Morten Orum Madsen (Den), Padraig Harrington
72 Paul Casey, Thomas Aiken (Rsa), Matteo Manassero (Ita), Richard Sterne (Rsa), Michael Hoey
73 Brett Rumford (Aus), Jose-Maria Olazabal (Spa), Stephen Gallacher, Mikko Ilonen (Fin), Darren Fichardt (Rsa), Jin Jeong (Kor)
74 Robert Karlsson (Swe), Charl Schwartzel (Rsa), Branden Grace (Rsa), Gonzalo Fdez-Castano (Spa), Julien Quesne (Fra)
75 Kiradech Aphibarnrat (Tha)
76 Miguel Angel Jimenez (Spa), David Howell
79 Thomas Bjorn (Den)
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