Choi Remains in the Hunt at Masters

Choi Kyung JuApril 11: Choi Kyung-ju shot an even par 72 in the third round of the Masters to lie three shots off the pace heading into Sunday’s final round.

The Korean star, who has a three-day total of 213, carded two birdies against just as many bogeys at Augusta National which left him tied fourth behind co-leaders Chris DiMarco and Phil Mickelson, who lead on 210

English youngster Paul Casey moved into contention in the year’s first Major after carding a 68. Ernie Els and former Masters champion Bernhard Langer share fourth place with Choi.

Overnight leader Justin Rose stumbled down the leaderboard with an 81 while Tiger Woods failed to launch his charge, carding a 75 to be nine shots adrift of the leaders.