South Korean Chun In-geenumber eleven in the world and already winner of three ‘majors’, is the new leader of the women’s British Open golfthe fifth and last major of the year and which is played on the Scottish course at Muirfield, thanks to a card this Friday of 66 strokes (5 under par) in the second of the four days.
Chun, 27 years old and who was already champion of the 2015 US Open, the 2016 Evian Championship and the PGA this year, leads in a blow to the two formed by the South African Ashleigh Buhai and the Swedish Madelene Sagstrom, who delivered the same card this Friday: 65 impacts (-6) and eleven places rise.
Second only is Park Inbee, also a South Korean, winner of seven majors.
The new leader I completed a round this Friday with six birdies for a single bogey. Accumulate 134 hits (8 down) thanks to the 68 with whom I opened the tournament on Thursday.
The leader on the first day, the Japanese Hinako Shibuno, fell to seventh place after failing the second with a lap of 73 (+2), eight more than she needed on Thursday, with only one birdie for two bogeys.
Among the Spanish only exceeds the cut Ana Pelez, with +2 in the accumulated. Carlota Ciganda (+7) and Carmen Alonso (+16) are left out of the weekend.