Wang slips to tied-10th in South Africa

Sat 12 Nov 2016

Wang slips to tied-10th in South Africa


Sun City, South Africa, November 12: Overnight co-leader Jeunghun Wang of Korea slipped to tied-10th place after carding a one-over-par 73 at the halfway stage of the Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player on Friday.

Wang, who claimed back-to-back victories in May, marked his card with two birdies against three bogeys to trail leader Alex Noren of Sweden by five shots on three-under-par 141 total at the Gary Player Country Club.

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of Merit leader Scott Hend of Australia came in a further shot back in tied-13th following a second consecutive 71. Thai star Kiradech Aphibarnrat signed for a 72 to stay 10 shots back in tied-32nd position.