HONDA LPGA THAILAND PARTIAL ROUND 3 RECAP
Amy Yang, who still has five holes left in her third round, will take a four-shot lead into Sunday at the Honda LPGA Thailand. Third round play was suspended due to darkness at 6:21 p.m. local time with 10 groups still on the course.
“My shot was good. You know, I’m hitting good all week,” Yang said. “Tomorrow again I’ll, you know, finish third round. I’ll try to do just one shot at time, hole by hole.”
Yang holds a four shot lead over So Yeon Ryu who posted a 4-under round of 68 to move into solo second at 13-under.
The third round will resume at 7:00 a.m. on Sunday with the final round scheduled to begin at 9:38 after a repairing. The final group is scheduled to go off at 11:50.
Thai Player Updates
Ariya and Moriya Jutanugarn lead the way for the Thai contingency this week sitting in a tie for the fifth at 10-under. Pornanong Phatlum (-3) is the only other Thai player under par which is tied for 33rd.
- Amy Yang is looking for her first win since this event in 2015, a stretch of 44 events without a win. Yang has 17 top-10 finishes in that time frame
- So Yeon Ryu has made 57 starts since her last win with 26 top-10 finishes
- Yani Tseng’s 65 (-7) is her lowest round since a second round 64 at the 2015 Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic
- Catriona Matthew bettered her 1st round by 18 strokes tying the low 2nd round of the day w/ a 66