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Mozo leads New Zealand Women's Open after third round; Canada's Henderson second

September 29, 2017 - 10:36 PM

AUCKLAND, New Zealand - Spain's Belen Mozo will take a one-shot lead into the final round of the LPGA Tour's New Zealand Women's Open after a 1-under 71 Saturday helped her hold off challenges from Brooke Henderson of Canada and American Brittany Lincicome.

Mozo, who led by five strokes after the second round, had a three-round total of 15-under 201 on the newly-established Windross Farm course.

Henderson, from Smiths Falls, Ont., had a 67 to move into second place. The biggest mover on the day was Lincicome, who had a 66 to be tied for third, four strokes behind. Also four back was China's Jing Yan, who shot 69.

Local favourite Lydia Ko shot 70 and was seven strokes behind Mozo.

Hamilton's Alena Sharp shot a 66 to enter a tie for 31st.

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