5/6/2018 9:16:05 AM (GMT+3)

Aditi chasing dream at LPGA Texas Classic

Aditi chasing dream at LPGA Texas Classic

NEW Delhi: Aditi Ashok and Mexico's Gaby Lopez were at 6-under in their second rounds while South Koreans Jenny Shin and Park Sung-hyun had yet to start their final rounds after opening on 6-under 65 at the LPGA Texas Classic on Saturday.

Aditi, seeking her first LPGA title, sank a 12-foot par putt at the par-3 14th to stand on 6-under when play was halted.

She need to finish four holes on Sunday.

After answering a bogey at the third with a birdie at the fourth, the 20-year-old made five birdies in six holes to leap into contention for her first LPGA victory.

The Bangalorean birdied the par-3 seventh and par-5 eighth before closing the front side with a bogey, then began the back side with three birdies in a row.