Shibuno takes the lead at the Women’s British Open with the opening 65th round

Hinako Shibuno took the lead in the Women’s British Open with a par 65 6-under in the first round at Muirfield, while Jessica Korda stayed in touch despite having to play in borrowed clothes on Thursday.

Shibuno won the Women’s Open three years ago at Woburn’s Parkland course – she actually arrived assuming it would be a links course – but admitted the famous Scottish Open venue was a completely different test .

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