10:54 AM Kiwi world No 1 on the charge at Clearwater, going six-under on the front nine to be just one off the lead.
10:44 AM Golf world No 1 struggling in wet conditions at PGA National, finishing a shot off the projected cut.
The favourite for the NZ Women's Open did everything other than make putts in the first round.
American journeyman Jim Herman was the unlikely first round leader at the Honda Classic after a 65.
History and the nature of golf suggest Lydia Ko will not win the NZ Women's Open, but bookies disagree.