A horror back nine ruined Lydia Ko’s hopes of winning the second major of the year at the US Open.

Ko had everything to do this morning when he went into the third round when he was ten shots behind leader Yuka Saso of the Philippines in the foursome.

But their battles continued, shooting five-over for the round, including a horror four consecutive holes with three bogeys and one double bogey. </ At the top of the table, Saso lost her lead to American Lexi Thompson, who took the lead with one shot in the third round with a five-sub shot.

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