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Jenny Shin bags hole-in-one at Women’s British Open

The 24-year-old suffered a double bogey on the 17th but still managed to keep her title bid intact, finishing at five-under par for the tournament ahead of the weekend. American Michelle Wie is yet to tee off on Friday.

South Korea, Jenny Shin, Women's British Open, Kingsbarns Golf Links
Jenny Shin, who carded a two-under par 70 in the opening round, used a hybrid on the par three 14th hole to an ace from 171 yards. (Source: Reuters)

South Korea’s Jenny Shin recorded a hole-in-one on her way to a three-under par 69 in round two of the Women’s British Open at Kingsbarns Golf Links on Friday.

Shin, who carded a two-under par 70 in the opening round, used a hybrid on the par three 14th hole to an ace from 171 yards.

The 24-year-old suffered a double bogey on the 17th but still managed to keep her title bid intact, finishing at five-under par for the tournament ahead of the weekend.

American Michelle Wie is yet to tee off on Friday after setting a clubhouse record eight-under-par 64 in the opening round.