Ladies French Open: Annabel Dimmock three shots behind leader Cristie Kerr

Annabel Dimmock has had two top-10 finishes since turning professional in 2015
Ladies French Open
-8 C Kerr (US); -5 J Dreher (Fra), A van Dam (Ned), C Chevalier (Fra), P Sanz Barrio (Spa), U Wikstrom (Fin), A Dimmock (Eng); -4 K Splikova (Cze), B Mozo (Spa), M Skarpnord (Nor)
Selected others: -3 F Parker (Eng), L Hall (Wal), E Givens (Eng); -2 H Clyburn (Eng), F Johnson (Eng); -1 G Hall (Eng)

England’s Annabel Dimmock shot a five-under-par 65 on her 21st birthday to sit three shots off the lead after the first day of the Ladies French Open.

Dimmock carded six birdies and a bogey to sit in a six-way tie for second at Saint-Jean-de-Luz.

American Cristie Kerr shot an eight-under-par 62 to lead the way.

All 78 players were asked to dress in white in memory of former European Tour professional Cassandra Kirkland, who died of lung cancer