Any Yang shot a 7-under 65 on Friday to take the second-round lead in the CP Women’s Open, a stroke ahead of Canadian star Brooke Henderson and Angel Yin at Wascana Country Club in Regina, Saskatchewan.
Yang, a three-time LPGA Tour winner from South Korea, birdied four of the first five holes and finished with nine birdies and two bogeys. She had a 13-under 131 total.
The 20-year-old Henderson, from Smiths Falls, Ontario, had her second straight 66.
European PGA Tour
Gavin Green boosted his chances of becoming the first Malaysian to win on the European Tour after the second round of the Czech Masters, while John Daly followed his opening 64 with a poor 3-over 75.
Five bogeys in his round meant that aly slipped to a tie for 36th place on 5-under 139 after the American had started the day in a share of the lead with Green, Callum Tarren and Thomas Pieters.
Green took first place outright after seven birdies, one bogey and a double bogey gave him a 4-under 68 and a 1-stroke lead over Jeff Winther of Denmark.
Robert Streb took the second-round lead in the Web.com Tour Finals-opening Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship, making an eagle in a 3-under 68 at Ohio State University’s Scarlett Course in Columbus. Streb eagled the par-5 fourth and was at 9-under 133, a stroke ahead of Kramer Hickok (68).
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