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WOBURN, England -- There must be something in the waters of Woburn that appeals to Thai golfers. Shox Outlet . Last year, Kiradech Aphibarnrat led after 54 holes of the British Masters at the Marquess course, and nine months later his compatriot Ariya Jutanugarn holds a two-shot advantage heading into the final round of the Ricoh Womens British Open on the very same layout.Aphibarnrat hit a wall after leading, only adding a 72 to his three rounds of 67 and eventually losing to winner Matthew Fitzpatrick by four shots.But after shooting a bogey-free 6-under 66 in a magnificent round on Saturday, there is plenty of evidence to believe Jutanugarn, who now is 16-under par and two strokes clear of nearest rival Mirim Lee, will fare much better than Aphibarnrat.For starters, she has three times this season -- in May alone in fact -- held the solo lead on the LPGA, and on each occasion she ended Sunday lifting the trophy.For another, she might care to take inspiration from her visit this week to the nearby Safari Park because a tiger prowls the woods there. Sound familiar?It might do. Because the last golfer with Thai blood to hold the 54-hole lead in a major championship was, of course, Tiger Woods, and although that lead -- at the 2009 PGA Championship -- eventually frittered away, it was the exception which proved the rule: Woods converted no less than 14 of the 15 major championship leads he held with 18 holes to play.The on-course personas of Woods and Jutanugarn could not be any different. Woods dropped his birdies with a fist punch and a snarl, much like a tiger in fact. Jutanugarn in contrast adopts a smile into her pre-shot routine and greets birdies with a kindly wave toward the galleries; less tiger than her favorite animal at the Safari Park: the deer.But Woods always credited his Thai heritage for his calmness under pressure, and perhaps it also assists the 20-year-old Jutanugarn, whose third round was remarkable for its lack of tension.Her front nine was an exercise in easy attacking golf, as her approaches rained down on the flag, allowing her to tick four birdies and add a fifth on the 10th. Having trailed the overnight leader Lee by one at the start of play, she was now two clear and flying.Increasingly disgruntled with her efforts on the trip home, it only came down to perfectionism. Her misses were always in the right areas and rarely left her anything other than a tap-in for par at worst.Only once, when she raced her birdie putt on the 13th hole 10 feet past the hole, was she called upon to breathe fast. Or did she? There was little proof of any stress as she poured the putt in and grinned at the galleries.I think its no pressure for me because the only thing I want is to have some fun, she said afterward. One more day, I want to have fun. I want to be happy.If her English is limited, her game is not. She qualified to play the Honda LPGA Thailand event in 2007 when she was just 11 years old, began the 2013 season with a win in Morocco on the Ladies European Tour and finished in the top five in her first five starts on the LPGA during that year.But just weeks later, she injured her shoulder when fooling around with sister Moriya in a practice round at the Wegmans LPGA Championship. It was only earlier this year that her career righted itself -- as recently as last summer she endured a run of 10 missed cuts.A fourth-place finish at the ANA Inspiration, the first major championship of the year, was the first genuine sign of a return to form. The hat-trick of victories in May confirmed it. Both she and Lee lost out in a playoff to world No. 1 Lydia Ko in her last start.She arrived at Woburn feeling good about her game, ditched her driver and determined that she would smile before every shot. Its a simple framework for success, and it appears to be working.Lee, meanwhile, has refused to wilt. An early bogey and Jutanugarns quick start saw her lead disappear, but she responded in style: Birdies at 5, 7, 10 and 12 drew her within two of the leader on every occasion. The two-time LPGA champion is still seeking a first major championship victory, and should she succeed tomorrow, she will extend a run of six straight seasons in which Korea has claimed a major title.Mo Martin, the 2014 champion, is alone in third at 11-under after a 69, with 2009 winner Catriona Matthew a shot further at 10-under after stumbling to a 2-over back nine of 38 for a third-round 71.Teenagers have won four of the past six womens major championships, but 30-year-old Brittany Lang most recently won the U.S. Womens Open. A success for Matthew would, at 46, be both remarkable and an unlikely boost for the fortysomethings.There were, of course, high hopes that Englands Charley Hull would join the list of young winners, but the home favorite got off to the worst start possible.Cheered on to the first tee by the enthusiastic galleries, including a busload of junior golfers from her hometown of Kettering, she pulled her opening drive above a bunker, pushed her approach into the trees, clattered into one of those trees with her third and only found the green with her fourth. A three-putt completed a triple-bogey 7, which destroyed her title hopes. She eventually carded a 3-over 75 and is 14 shots behind the leader.It is now in Jutanugarns hands to maintain the trend of young winners, albeit at 20, shell be old in comparison with the 18-year-old winners.The records are set to tumble. She has already topped Caroline Massons 15-under-par 54-hole record total (Carnoustie 2011) and now has Karen Stupples 19-under record winning total (Sunningdale 2004) in the crosshairs.Her serene progress is backed up by the fact that she has made just one bogey all tournament. Ten golfers in the past 20 years have held a 54-hole lead of two shots or better in this tournament, and nine converted the win.Jutanugarns week began when she woke early Thursday morning, wrote Happy Birthday on a tissue and left it by her sleeping sisters bedside.She is on target to end it lifting the trophy. Nike Shox Buy Online . After dropping their final six games of December, the Wild opened the new calendar year with four consecutive wins. Following a loss to Colorado on Saturday, Minnesota rebounded the following night to blank Nashville 4-0, but then had the tables turned on them Tuesday. Cheap Nike Shox Sale . McPhee said that Ovechkins father Mikhail is in stable condition after having the surgery this week and is no longer in intensive care. "Weve told him to stay as long as necessary with your dad," he said. Ovechkin and his Russian national team were eliminated from the mens hockey tournament in Sochi on Wednesday with a 3-1 quarter-final loss to Finland. . JOHNS, N.WESTERVILLE, Ohio -- David Hearn of Brantford, Ont., Adam Hadwin of Moose Jaw, Sask., and Mackenzie Hughes of Dundas, Ont. were the three Canadians to make it out of 36-hole sectional qualifying on Monday and earn berths at next weeks U.S. Open. Hadwin, who plays on the Tour, tied for first in Rockville, Maryland and qualified for the main draw. Hearn finished second in Columbus, while Hughes earned second place in St. Louis. Mike Weir of Brights Grove, Ont. fell short of qualifying in a playoff and is listed as a first alternate. Graham DeLaet of Weyburn, Sask. stated on his Twitter account that he withdrew from qualifying. Among other players, Charley Hoffman played so badly on the last day at the Memorial that he thought about skipping the U.S. Open qualifier. He changed his mind and now is headed to Merion. Hoffman, whose 81 was the worst score in the final round at the Memorial, opened with a 7-under 65 at The Lakes and followed with a 68 at Brookside to lead a group of 15 players who qualified for the U.S. Open. The Columbus-area qualifier was filled with several PGA Tour players who had been at Muirfield Village. "Frankly, I wasnt sure I was going to play in the qualifier," Hoffman said. "I didnt know if I would show up. I had been out six of the last seven weeks. That bad round got me motivated, and Sunday night I decided I didnt want to let that linger." He qualified for his third U.S. Open. Josh Teater, Robert Karlsson and Luke Guthrie pulled off an "Open double." All three qualified for the British Open in a 36-hole qualifier two weeks ago, and both earned a spot in the U.S. Open on Monday. Teater was in the group that tied for second, while Guthrie got the last spot in an 11-for-7 playoff. Others who qualified from Columbus included Nicholas Thompson, Brendan Steele, David Lingmerth and Brandt Jobe. Along with Guthrie, the other playoff survivors were Ted Potter Jr., Aaron Baddeley, Rory Sabbatini, Justin Hicks, Sang-moon Bae and Doug LaBelle II. Sabbatini, who will be making his 11th trip to the U.S. Open, got in with a birdie on the second playoff hole, just before darkness fell. Two alternates were still to be decided. "Its very grueling. Im tired, Im beat, Im ready to sit down and do nothing," he said, adding that now he has to figure out a flight plan to get to Memphis for this weeks tour event. "I got 4 hours of sleep last night. I had to wait for my clubs to arrive after they were lost. I got them in time, though." The final stage of U.S. Open qualifying stretched one end of the country to the other on Monday with 11 sites hosting 36-hole qualifiers. The two largest were built around the PGA Tour -- Columbus with 15 spots and Memphis, Tenn., with nine spots, ahead of the St. Jude Classic this week. Two sites had to return Tuesday morning to decide the final spot in a playoff -- Ryan Palmer and Zack Fischer in Dallas, and 15-year-old David Snyder and John Nieporte in the Bradenton, Fla., qualifer. The surprise in Memphis was Kevin Sutherland. He is recovering from a neck injury that kept him out much of last season, has made only one cut this year and hasnt competed on Sunday. He had his older brother, former tour player David Sutherland, caddie for him and produced rounds of 66-67 to qualify for his first U.S. Open since 2009 at Bethpage Black. The heroics belonged to Scott Langley, a PGA Tour rookie who nailed down a spot on the strength of a hole-in-one in his second round. Also advancing at Colonial Country Club outside Memphis were Shawn Stefani, Jerry Kelly, Morgan Hoffmann, Joe Ogilvie, Alistair Presnell, Andrew Svoboda and mini-tour player Brandon Crick. Scott Stallings, who tied for fourth in the Memorial and then flew down to Tennessee, was the odd man out in a 3-for-2 playoff. The day was not without a bizarre disqualification. Two-time U.S. Opeen champion Lee Janzen was in the Rockville, Md. Womens Nike Shox Clearance. ., qualifier, but only for one round. After opening with a 75, it was discovered he was wearing steel spikes, typical on the PGA Tour but not allowed at Woodmont Country Club. All players were notified about the ban on spikes in a letter dated May 20 -- it was the second item, right above a notification that shorts were allowed. The only two sectional sites that allow steel spikes are the two PGA Tour locations in Ohio and Memphis. The U.S. Open championship, which starts June 13, also allows metal spikes. Calgarys Stephen Ames and Ottawas Brad Fritsch failed to qualify out of the Colonial Country Club in Memphis, Tenn. Torontos Richard Jung and Chris Hemmerich of Kitchener, Ont., missed the cut in Springfield, Ohio. Garrett Rank of Elmire, Ont., missed qualifying at Ball Ground, Ga. Christopher Ross and Christian Westhorpe missed the cut in Bradenton, Fla. Michael Gligic of Burlington, Ont., and Nick Taylor of Abbotsford, B.C., just missed qualifying at Cle Elum, Wash., and were designated as alternates. Calgarys Wess Heffernan, Eugene Wong of North Vancouver, B.C., Mark Hoffman of Thornhill, Ont., Darren Wallace of Langley, B.C., Calgarys Scott Stiles, Victorias Cory Renfrew, David Markle of Shelburne, Ont., Devin Carrey of Surrey, B.C., and James Allenby of Langley failed to advance. In other qualifiers: -- In Ball Ground, Ga., Michael Kim atoned for Cals failure to win the NCAA title by earning a spot in the U.S. Open. Kim might have had the longest trip to get to Merion next week for the second major championship. Cal ended its dream season by losing in the NCAA semifinals on Saturday. Kim was in Ohio on Sunday to receive the Jack Nicklaus Award as the top Division I player -- presented by Nicklaus himself -- and then he returned to Georgia for qualifying. He had rounds of 67-66 at Hawks Ridge in Ball Ground, Ga. to tie for medallist honours and earn one of three spots. -- In Springfield, Ohio, Brian Stuard earned one of two spots with rounds of 65-64 to win medallist honours by six shots. It will be his first major championship. -- In New York, 18-year-old Gavin Hall birdied his last four holes to get into his first U.S. Open. He shared medallist honours with Jesse Smith in getting one of four spots. The fourth and final spot went to Jim Herman, who has Richard Sterne to thank for that. Sterne, eligible through his world ranking, withdrew from the U.S. Open, so the USGA awarded an extra spot to the New York qualifier. -- In Rockville, Md., the other qualifiers included Russell Knox of Scotland, Mathew Goggin of Australia. It did not include Sam Saunders, the grandson of Arnold Palmer, who bogeyed his last hole. Golf Channel reported that he missed a tap-in early in this round, and Saunders wound up losing out on the last spot in a playoff. That went to Matt Bettencourt. -- In Dallas, 19-year-old Jordan Spieth can add the U.S. Open to his burgeoning schedule. He ran off three late birdies and shared medallist honours with Edward Loar and Matt Weibring. The fourth spot featured a 2-for-1 playoff between PGA Tour winner Palmer and Fischer. -- In Washington state, Wil Collins and Cheng-Tsung Pan earned the two spots. Casey Martin, the golf coach at Oregon, opened with a 77 and tied for 21st. -- In St. Louis, 54-year-old Jay Don Blake was the medallist . Blake wasnt even going to play until he received a letter in the mail earlier this year that he was exempt into the second stage. He figured he might as well give it a try. -- At Newport Beach, Calif., Max Homa made it two Golden Bears in the U.S. Open. He joined fellow amateur Cory McElyea in getting the two spots in a playoff. Among the other five who qualified was Roger Tambellini and Bio Kim. -- In Bradenton, Fla., amateur Kevin Phelan was medallist . The qualifier was stopped by rain for about 90 minutes, and the playoff for the final spot was to resume Tuesday. Cheap MLB Jerseys cheap jerseys Cheap Jerseys Free Shipping cheap nfl jerseys Cheap Jerseys USA China Jerseys Cheap NFL Authentic Jerseys Cheap Jerseys For Sale Cheap NFL Jerseys China Wholesale Jerseys Cheap NBA Jerseys ' ' '