The three French present in Cincinnati did not achieve their presentation. China’s Xiyu Lin distinguished herself with a superb first card. 18 tournaments, 18 courts, Xiyu Lin is having a very good season, but the Chinese is still looking for a first title on the great American LPGA circuit.
Part of the 10, he put the ingredients this Thursday to aspire to conquer the first success of his career.
Xiyu Lin, results
Three birdies to start, two new ones on his hole 5 and 6, his day was on. He followed that up with four more birdies in a bogey-only game.
Her 64 (-8) put her at the top of the standings, one shot ahead of Hasda Hataoka. The Japanese notably scored five birdies interspersed with a bogey at the start of her comeback. Sarah Kemp and A Lim Kim complete the podium two strokes behind the leader.
A podium that the French are far from this Thursday afternoon. Pauline Roussin-Bouchard is even the only one of the three blues present on the nails of the provisional cut. It all came down to the first third of the Kenwood Country Club course for the 22-year-old.
Two birdies and two bogeys, before continuing, 12 pairs animated his day concluded in par. He is temporarily on the crest line at position 64 with, in particular, Paula Creamer, who had a difficult day with a hole-in-one and an eagle on a par 4. Agathe Laisné, who is hoping to make her third cut of the year, is a step. behind her PRB behind her 73 (+1) her.
He had a lot of difficulty on the greens (31 putts). Céline Herbin is at the bottom of the ranking after her very severe 79 (+7). Cincinnati is a city in the United States of America and the county seat of Hamilton in the state of Ohio.
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