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Italian Open 2017: Six-Way Tie for Lead After Thursday Action, The 2017 Italian Open got off explosive start on Thursday as no fewer than six players finished the day tied first.Defending champion Francesco Molinari, Kiradech Aphibarnrat, Jamie Donaldson, Alexander Bjork, Matt Wallace and Eddie Pepperell all finished the day seven-under, setting up a tight race at the top of the leaderboard. For a look at the full leaderboard, visit the European Tour’s official, The Golf Club Milano did not make things especially difficult on the pack on Thursday, particularly during the morning session. At one point in the day, over 65 percent of the field was under par, a remarkably high number.
In the meantime, the Italian Open continues to grow in stature and the centerpiece the “Road to Rome” promotional effort. The 74th edition of Italy’s national championship returns Thursday to the Golf Club Milano for the ninth time. Defending champion Francesco Molinari shares what makes it his favorite weeks of the year, The biennial match between 12-man teams representing the United States Europe is scheduled to take place in Rome at the Marco Simone Golf & Country Club, marking the third time that the competition will be played outside of Britain.
One of the men to lock in a score of seven-under was defending champion Molinari, who put his local knowledge to good use. The Italian dropped two shots on the front-nine but impressed with his short game throughout the day. A run of four birdies on five holes on the back-nine proved key, along with a strong finish to the front-nine. Here’s a look at his highlights.