Choi leads by two after two rounds at LPGA Malaysia

Associated Press

10/12/2012 2:48:51 AM

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Defending champion Na-yeon Choi of South Korea shot a four-under 67 on Friday to take a two-stroke lead at the halfway stage of the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia.

The 25-year-old Na-yeon strengthened her bid for a successful defence by moving to a total of 10-under 132 at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club.

Na-yeon had shared the first-round lead with Karrie Webb of Australia after both put up six-under 65s on opening day.

LPGA Tour rookie Sydnee Michaels was in second on eight-under 134 after a second-round 65.