Sports Canada's Brooke Henderson holds onto 1-shot lead at Lotte Championship

10:15  14 april  2018
10:15  14 april  2018 Source:   cbc.ca

Canada's Brooke Henderson leads after 2 rounds at Lotte Championship

  Canada's Brooke Henderson leads after 2 rounds at Lotte Championship Brooke Henderson remained bogey-free to take the Lotte Championship lead halfway through the second round Thursday. Henderson, from Smiths Falls, Ont., shot a 6-under 66 in 15 mph morning wind at Ko Olina Golf Club to get to 10 under. Ranked 14th in the world, the 20-year-old Canadian won twice last year and has five career LPGA Tour victories. Mo Martin, the 2014 Women's British Open champion, was two back after a 67. Pernilla Lindberg and Inbee Park were back together again on the leaderboard at 6 under, two weeks after Lindberg beat Park on the eighth extra hole in the major ANA Inspiration.

Brooke Henderson holds 1 - shot lead at LPGA opener in windy USA; Brooke Henderson holds the impressively pulling off clutch shot after clutch shot while shooting a Brooke Henderson has mixed first day at Manulife LPGA Classic Chants of "Go Canada Go!" followed her around the

Kim beat Park at the Lotte Open in Hawaii by chipping in to force a playoff and holing out from 154 yards on the first sudden-death hole. Henderson 1 shot off lead at women' s PGA Championship . PLAYER STATS: Brooke Henderson .

a man throwing a ball: Canada's Brooke Henderson hits out of a bunker on the fourth hole during the third round of the LPGA LOTTE Championship at the Ko Olina Golf Club on Friday in Kapolei, Hawaii.© Harry How / Getty Images Canada's Brooke Henderson hits out of a bunker on the fourth hole during the third round of the LPGA LOTTE Championship at the Ko Olina Golf Club on Friday in Kapolei, Hawaii.

Brooke Henderson settled for a one-stroke lead after late struggles on the greens Friday in the Lotte Championship.

Five strokes ahead early on the back nine, Henderson four-putted the par-3 16th for a double bogey and bogeyed the par-4 18th. She finished with a 1-over 73 to drop to nine under with a round left.

Seeking her sixth LPGA Tour victory, the 20-year-old Canadian opened with bogey-free rounds of 68 and 66 at Ko Olina.

Canada's Henderson wins 6th LPGA Tour title

  Canada's Henderson wins 6th LPGA Tour title Canada's Henderson wins 6th LPGA Tour titleKAPOLEI, Hawaii - Canadian Brooke Henderson pulled away Saturday at gusty Ko Olina Golf Club to win the Lotte Championship for her sixth LPGA Tour victory.

Brooke Henderson is within reach of the lead in Hawaii. [ March 8, 2018 ] Credit Valley Golf & Country Club To Host 2018 PGA Championship of Canada Canadian Golf News. After an opening 69 (-3), she added a second round 70 (-2) at the LPGA Lotte Championship presented by Hershey.

Hee Young Park and Ha Na Jang fought through gusty wind and early rain Friday to share the second-round lead in the LPGA Taiwan Championship in Taipei, while Canada ' s Brooke Henderson was a stroke back. The South Korean players each shot their second straight 3-under 69 at Miramar.

Mo Martin was second after a 72. The 2014 Women's British Open champ countered two bogeys with an eagle on the par-5 13th.

Japan's Nasa Hataoka, who is a year younger than Henderson, had a 68 to join third-ranked Inbee Park (71) at 7 under. Hataoka won the 2016 Japan Women's Open, becoming the first amateur — and youngest player — to win a Japan LPGA major.

Top-ranked Shanshan Feng was 6 under along with Lizette Salas. Feng's 74 was only her second over-par round of the year. Salas, who lost a playoff at the Lotte in 2013, shot 70. Hawaii's Michelle Wie moved up 13 spots, to 18th, with a 69.

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