81 – the combined age of our three co-leaders, Thomas Linard, Jason Scrivener and Francesco Laporta.
20 – putts was all Laporta needed on day one, with the Italian having 14 one putts.
4 – birdies in his last six holes helped Mike Lorenzo-Vera finish with an opening round of 69.
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8 – under par first rounds in a row for Alex Levy, who opened his 2016 Trophee Hassan II account with a one under par 71.
11 – no player found more than 11 fairways on day one at the very tight and challenging Red course.
0 – bogeys for home player Younes El Hassani in his three under…