SHIMA, Fukuoka Pref. (Kyodo) Overnight leader Toshimitsu Izawa zeroed in on his first title in two years when he fired a 4-under-par 67 to open up a commanding lead at Under Armour KBC Augusta on Saturday.

Izawa, whose last tour victory came at the 2003 Woodone Open Hiroshima, made five birdies against a lone bogey at the par-71 Keya Golf Club to move four shots clear.

Yoneyama in front

TERADOMARI, Niigata Pref. (Kyodo) Midori Yoneyama shot the day’s low of 5-under-par 67 on Saturday to move into a one-shot lead heading into the final round of the Yonex Ladies.

Yoneyama sank seven birdies against two bogeys at Yonex Country Club to go one clear of South Korea’s Shin Hyun Ju on 6-under 138.

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