Japan’s Ai Miyazato takes Lotte lead
Japan’s Ai Miyazato shot a 2-under 70 on Friday in difficult
wind conditions to take a three-shot lead into the final round of
the LPGA LOTTE Championship.
The seven-time tour winner had a 10-under 206 total at Ko
Cristie Kerr and Spain’s Azahara Munoz, tied for the
second-round lead with Miyazato, were second. Kerr shot a 71, and
Munoz had a 73.
Yani Tseng, the top-ranked Taiwanese who has won three of first
six events of the year, was 6 under along with U.S. Open champion
So Yeon Ryu, Jiyai Shin, Meena Lee and Angela Stanford. Tseng and
Ryu shot 69, the best scores of the day, while Shin and Stanford
followed at 70, and Lee had a 71.