- A suspension in play due to thunderstorms prevents the opening round from being completed on Thursday.
- Play to commence at 07:30 as planned on Friday at Golfclub München Eichenried.
- Andrea Pavan (ITA, -6) currently tops the leaderboard.
Munich. Play on day one of the BMW International Open was suspended for several hours due to thunderstorms, making it impossible to complete the opening round before nightfall. As such, play will continue at 07:30 on Friday morning, when the second round will also get underway as planned.
At the time of the suspension in play, Andrea Pavan (ITA, -6) led the field, followed by Martin Kaymer (GER) and Oliver Wilson (ENG, both -5). 2003 BMW International Open champion, Lee Westwood (ENG), and Jeff Winther (DEN, both -4) were tied in third place.