Jeev Milkha Singh carded a steady three-under 68 in the first round to be placed tied eighth at the Alstom Open de France at the par-71 Le Golf National near Paris.
Things were not too good for the other two Indians in the fray, as Shiv Kapur (72) was tied 63rd and SSP Chowrasia (74) was way behind in 104th place.
Pasuruan, (Indonesia): Sujjan Singh continued his domination of the Taman Dayu Championship after shooting a third round five-under 67 for a massive 10-shot lead.
White Sulphur Springs (US): Arjun Atwal shot a roller-coaster even-par 70 to lie tied 63rd after the opening round of the Greenbrier Classic.
Daniel Chopra opened with a one-under 69 that included a triple bogey.