Hole-in-one on Lopez’s birth­day

The Citizen (KZN) - - SPORT - Shang­hai

– Gaby Lopez hit a 183-yard hole-in-one as she surged into the lead of the $2.1 mil­lion Blue Bay LPGA in China to cel­e­brate her 25th birth­day in some style yes­ter­day.

The Mex­i­can’s ace on the par-three 17th hole helped her leapfrog world No 1 Ariya Ju­tanu­garn on Hainan is­land and Lopez – ranked a lowly 136th – is in pole po­si­tion for her first ti­tle on the US-based LPGA Tour with one round to play. – AFP

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