French Rookie Leads In Sweden

France’s Clement Sordet (pictured) charged into the opening round lead at the Nordea Masters at Hills Golf Club in Gothenburg en route to an eight-under 62.

The rookie Sordet, the world number 315 and a four-time winner on the Challenge Tour, birdied the first four holes for a clear two shot lead over Scott Jamieson and Lee Slattery, with Christofer Blomstrand, Tapio Pulkkanen, Richard Green and Hunter Stewart a shot further back.