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Brooke Henderson will lift a two-shot
lead into the final round of the 2022 Evian Championship making an try for
her 2d major championship.
Henderson, whose first major triumph
came in the 2016 Girls’s PGA Championship, shot a 3-below 68 in
Saturday’s third round on the Evian Resort Golf Membership in France. She
carded motivate-to-motivate 64s to begin the match.
Right here is a glance on the pause of the leaderboard with
18 holes to play:
- 1. Brooke Henderson (-17)
- 2. So Yeon Ryu (-15)
- 3. Sophia Schubert (-13)
- T-4. Carlota Ciganda (-12)
- T-4. Sei Young Kim (-12)
Henderson entered the match in licensed
perform. She’d completed no worse than 16th in any of her previous four
tournaments relationship motivate to early June, highlighted by her 11th profession
LPGA Tour victory in the ShopRite LPGA Traditional final month.
She’s carried that solid play to
France, where she’s tallied an eagle, 18 birdies and upright three
bogeys thru the first three rounds.
Ryu, 32, will play in the final community
alongside Henderson on Sunday with hopes of a comeback for her third
She received the 2011 U.S. Girls’s Launch for her first
LPGA Tour victory after some prior success on the LPGA of Korea Tour, after which she added the 2017 ANA Inspiration title.
Ryu birdied each of her first two holes
Saturday to spark a six-below 65.
Albane Valenzuela posted the day’s most efficient
round, a seven-below 64, to vault her from 30th role into a tie for
11th at 10 below par. She posted eight birdies
and a bogey.
The 24-year-frail Stanford product would
need one more wide-low round to jog down the leaders Sunday, nonetheless
she’s on coast to put up her most efficient major end result. She’s by no formula completed
better than 24th in a single in all the LPGA’s 5 premier events.
Television coverage of the final round
starts Sunday at 5: 30 a.m. ET on Golf Channel forward of switching over
to CNBC at 9 a.m. ET for the conclusion of the match.