Ormsby sets the pace in Germany

June 23: Australia’s Wade Ormsby fired an eight-under-par 64 to lead in the opening round of the BMW International Open on Thursday.

Ormsby, a winner on the Asian Tour, returned with a flawless card highlighted by eight birdies to lead the chasing pack at the Golfclub Munchen Eichenried.

Thailand’s Kiradech Aphibarnrat, Shiv Kapur of India and Rikard Karlberg of Sweden, also a multiple Asian Tour winner, were  a further three shots back in tied sixth place.