“It’s been some time because you had a significant win,” the reporter began. “Has that been in your thoughts attempting to get main No. 2?” How might it not be? It’s been six lengthy years since Brooke Henderson gained the Ladies’s PGA Championship, after which she opened up this week’s Evian Championship with a glowing 64. Then once more, it didn’t present up in her play on Friday. Or her phrases.
Preserve all that up, and, properly, she gained’t be requested in regards to the drought once more.
“Yeah, it will be wonderful to get my second main championship, and hopefully I get just a few extra earlier than my profession is over,” Henderson stated. “However, yeah, I really feel like this can be a nice place after two days, and it’s solely half over, so see what occurs.”
Right here, then, are three issues it’s essential know after second-round play at Evian Resort Golf Membership in France.
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Brooke Henderson leads by three pictures
After her first-round seven-under 64, Henderson shot a second-round 64. After a primary spherical with only one bogey, she put collectively a second spherical with only one bogey. And after 36 holes, she leads by three over Nelly Korda, and by 5 over Sei Younger Kim and So Yeon Ryu.
“You realize, it feels very nice to get off to a quick begin in a significant championship,” stated Henderson, who’s at 14-under general. “Feels prefer it’s been some time. To get it this far underneath par is absolutely superior.
“And I really feel like I’m hitting the ball rather well, which is sweet. Making some putts. So two strong days, and I’m simply actually wanting ahead to the weekend.”
Nelly Korda is in second
Two pictures behind Henderson is Korda, who’s enjoying simply her fifth event since present process blood clot surgical procedure. Korda performed her first 10 holes at even par, then went on a tear from there, recording three birdies and an eagle for a 67.
“Truthfully, they have been type of stress-free pars, and at last bought one happening 11 and type of kick-started my day just a little,” she stated.
5 again of Henderson are Kim, who shot a 65, and Ryu, who shot a 66.
World No. 1 Jin Younger Ko is seven again
Amongst different gamers, world No. 1 Jin Younger Ko and Lydia Ko are every seven again of the lead after 69s; No. 2 Minjee Lee, after a 69, is 11 again; and No. 5 Atthaya Thitikul is six again after a 66.
Evian first-round chief Ayaka Furue shot a 72 after her opening 63.
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