Keligit posted two 3-games series of 710 and 687 for a superb 1397 to lead the Women's Open overseas pool. Japan's Misaki Mukotani trailed in second with 1343 followed by a second Malaysian, Sharon Koh in thrid with 1335.
The top 3 overseas qualifiers earn a bye and will automatically advance to Round 2 finals. A third Malaysian, Alisha Iman Cheong missed the top bracket by 5 pins to take up fourth with 1330 while a second Japanese, Nanami Irie completed the top 5 with 1326.
2015 ABF Tour Macau leg champion, Veronica Dias De Souza led the local pool with 1317 followed by Filomena Choi in second with 1247 and 2017 Asian School triple gold medallist, Wong Son Ian in third with 1231.
The top 3 local qualifiers earn a bye and will also automatically advance to Round 2 finals. Hui Tong missed the cut by 5 pins to take up fourth with 1226 as 2011 ABF Tour Macau leg champion, Julia Lam rounded out the top 5 with 1193.