Palm Beach, Florida, 23 Feb 2017

Anirban Lahiri off to cracking start at The Honda Classic

Shoots first round five-under-65 to be tied third

India's Anirban Lahiri got off to a cracking start at the PGA Tour's The Honda Classic with an opening round of five-under-65.

Lahiri's first round effort placed him tied third, one shot behind the joint leaders Cody Gribble and Wesley Bryan of the Unites States.

Anirban made an eagle, five birdies and two bogeys during his round on Thursday. The Indian star signed off his round with a 25-feet eagle conversion on the closing 18th.


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