YOKOHAMA (Kyodo) Ai Miyazato stayed on course for her first major title on the Japanese women’s tour Saturday as she shot a third-round 72 to take a six-stroke lead into the final round of the Japan Women’s Open.

Miyazato made three birdies and as many bogeys in windy conditions at Totsuka Country Club on a day when only two players broke par, allowing the 20-year-old to increase her lead by two shots at 6-under-par 210 after three rounds.

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