Sunshine Tour

Otto shares BMG Classic lead

2013-10-18 19:01
Hennie Otto (Gallo Images)

Johannesburg - Hennie Otto flew out of Europe on the back of a run of three good finishes and into Johannesburg where he immediately challenged for the lead in Friday's first round of the BMG Classic at Glendower Golf Club.

Otto's round included a back nine of 30 where he made eagle on the par-five 13th and 15th holes, with a birdie on 14.

The golf course is running quite a bit and we're off the front tees.

"I made very few mistakes out there.

"I kept three holes going where I could've made bogeys and instead made pars, so that was a big momentum shift for my day.

"But there's still a long way to go and I won't get ahead of myself.

"I'm a bit tired. But it's nice to be home and play with a few friends, and catch up."

"It's been coming and I've been working hard.

"Those last four months were pretty bad for me but I managed to pull through."

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