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Canadian Brooke Henderson shares LPGA Lotte lead in Hawaii

Canadian Brooke Henderson shares LPGA Lotte lead in Hawaii
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KAPOLEI, HAWAII—Defending champion Brooke Henderson shot a 3-under 69 on Friday at blustery Ko Olina Golf Club for a share of the third-round lead with Nelly Korda in the Lotte Championship.

Korda had a 71, matching Henderson with a bogey on the par-4 18 to get to 14-under 202.

Canadian Brooke Henderson finished the third round of the LPGA Lotte Championship at 14 under, good for a share of the lead in Hawaii.  (Gregory Shamus / Getty Images)

The 21-year-old Henderson is trying to match Sandra Post record for LPGA Tour victories by a Canadian with eight.

The 20-year-old Korda won the Women s Australian Open in February for her second LPGA Tour title. She opened the season with five straight top-10 finishes before tying for 52nd two weeks ago in the major ANA Inspiration.

Minjee Lee and second-round leader Eun-Hee Ji were a stroke back. Lee, the Australian who won the 2016 event, had a 70. Ji shot 74 after opening with rounds of 65 and 74.
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