OTARU, Hokkaido (Kyodo) Ryo Ishikawa managed a 1-under 71 Saturday to move within one round of a wire-to-wire victory at the Sun Chlorella Classic.

The 17-year-old phenom offset four bogeys with five birdies to reach 12-under 204, two shots ahead of Kazuhiro Yamashita, at Otaru Country Club.

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