Lydia Ko skyrockets up Arkansas leaderboard
Lydia Ko has raced up the leaderboard at the LPGA Tour.
The 17-year-old world No 3 shot a three-under par 68 this morning at the $2.28m Arkansas Championship and at the completion of her round was in a tie for 11th.
Ko was out early on a wet Pinnacle Country Club, having shot a two-under 69 on day one.
Her opening round was good enough to have her in a tie for 25th
She today recorded four birdies and a solitary bogey - her first of the tournament - in her second round and will start tomorrow's final round at five-under par.
With a number of players still on the course, US Open winner Michelle Wie was the second round leader at 10-under.