April 29, 2017

IRVING, Texas (AP) Haru Nomura of Japan shot a 1-over 72 on another windy day on the LPGA Tour in North Texas to extend her lead through three rounds despite a late double bogey.

Nomura was at 8-under 205 Saturday - two strokes ahead of Cristie Kerr, two-time Texas winner Inbee Park and 17-year-old amateur Eun Jeong Seong.

Stacy Lewis won at Texas in 2014 and had the day's best round with a bogey-free 66. Tied for 44th place after 36 holes, Lewis moved up to fifth place.

There were winds of about 20 mph and a threatening storm that created difficult conditions for the second straight day.

Nomura led by only one stroke going into the third round. She stretched that to four before a double bogey at the par-3 17th hole.

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