Chun Shoots 75, Lead Down to 3 at Women's PGA Championship
In Gee Chun shot a 3-over seventy five on Saturday to take
lead into the final spherical of the Women’s PGA Championship.
BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — This was the moment the rest of the sector wishe
In Gee Chun status near the timber, taking into account her state of
which in the end heading again to the factor of her preceding shot.
A shaky third spherical reduce her lead on the Women's PGA Championsh
ip in half of.
Chun shot a 3-over 75 on Saturday, leaving her 3 strokes
in advance going into the final round at Congressional Country Club.
On an afternoon the leaders had plenty of problem,
Chun was retaining her very own until she made a double bogey at the
par-five sixteenth hole.
“Looking forward to an exciting very last spherical already,” she sta
“If it’s going to be too clean, then I sense it's far dull.”
It looked just like the very last round is probably boring — or at th
e least anticlimactic —
as Chun maintained a snug lead thru a whole lot of Saturday.
She bogeyed Nos. 1 and 11 however birdied 2 and 12.
Her lead become at 5 while she had to play her 1/3 shot from some tal
l grass at the 564-yard sixteenth.
That shot positioned her in even extra trouble, in a place with tall
grass and some timber.
She took an unplayable lie and went returned to the previous spot to re-hit.
An 8-iron from there went over the green, but Chun did manipulate to rise up and down for a 7.
The -time important champion from South Korea led by means of five shots after the primary rou
nd and 6 on the midway point.
After the 1/3 spherical, she had an 8-beneath 208 general.