St. Andrews, Scotland (Sports Network) - Na Yeon Choi fired her second
straight 5-under 67 on Friday, and that gave her a 1-stroke lead after two
rounds of the Women's British Open.
Choi, the 2012 U.S. Women's Open champion, finished 36 holes at 10-under-par
134. She has seven LPGA Tour titles, but hasn't won since the end of last
Miki Saiki fired a 6-under 66 to jump into second place at minus-9.
First-round co-leader Morgan Pressel managed a 2-under 70 and dipped into
third place at 8-under 136 on the Old Course at St. Andrews.
Suzann Pettersen and Jee Young Lee both shot 67 on Friday to move into a share
of fourth at minus-7. They were joined there by Nicole Castrale (70). Mikaela
Parmlid carded her second straight 69 to end two rounds alone in seventh at 6-
World No. 1 Inbee Park, who has won the season's first three major
championships, stumbled to a 1-over 73 early on Friday. She fell eight strokes
off the pace at 2-under-par 142. Park has won six titles in all this season.
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