Jin Young Ko leads while Nelly Korda lurks two back at the HSBC Women’s World Championship
Jin Young Ko backed up her second-round 65 with another one Saturday at Sentosa Golf Club in Singapore for the HSBC Women’s World Championship.
Over her last 36 holes, Ko has made 16 birdies and two bogeys and holds a two-shot lead heading into the final round.
Her closest counterpart is Nelly Korda, who has shot 68 all three days in Singapore. She sits at 12 under.
Danielle Kang, who fired a 9-under 63 on Friday, couldn’t get much going on Day 3 and shot an even-par 72. She’s 10 under through three rounds.
Celine Boutier and Nasa Hataoka are tied for sixth at 9 under while Lydia Ko is 7 under, T-13.
Final-round coverage will be on Golf Channel from 9:30 p.m. ET Saturday to 1:30 a.m. ET Sunday.