Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, 11 May 2017

Lahiri opens with a three-over-75 at The Players Championship

India's Anirban Lahiri carded a three-over-75 in the opening round of The Players Championship in Florida to lie tied 109th.

Anirban, currently ranked 84 in the world, struck two birdies, three bogeys and a double-bogey in his opening round on Thursday.

The opening round lead at one of PGA Tour's marquee events, was shared between American William McGirt and Canadian Mackenzie Hughes at five-under-67.


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