ROGERS, Ark. (AP) — So Yeon Ryu shot a course-record 10-under 61 on Saturday in the NW Arkansas Championship to take a five-stroke lead into the final round.
Ryu, the third-ranked South Korean star who won the ANA Inspiration in April for her second major title, reached 16 under to break the tournament 36-hole record by two strokes. She had her lowest score on the LPGA Tour and matched her professional best set in the 2012 Australian Ladies Masters.
Local favorite Stacy Lewis and Moriya Jutanugarn were tied for second. They each shot 65.
American Family Insurance Open
MADISON, Wis. — Paul Broadhurst shot a 3-under 69 at University Ridge to maintain a two-stroke lead in the PGA Tour Champions’ American Family Insurance Open.
Lee Janzen and Scott Verplank were tied for second. They each shot 66.
Tournament host Steve Stricker had a 69 to join Fred Couples (68) and Gene Sauers (66) at 9 under. Stricker is making his first start in his hometown event after turning 50 in February. He tied for 16th last week in the U.S. at Erin Hills.
BMW International Open
MUNICH — Sergio Garcia carded a 5-under 67 to join Richard Bland in a share of the lead in the third round of the BMW International Open, one stroke ahead of former joint leader Joakim Lagergren.
Garcia, playing his first event in Europe since his Masters win, and Bland of England settled at 13 under overall going into today’s final round on Munich’s Eichenried course. Garcia stumbled with his second bogey on the 14th, but the Spaniard bounced back with birdies on the 15th and 17th holes, his sixth and seventh, to go level.
Lagergren (69) had four birdies in a bogey-free round.