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Golf: Feng Shanshan leads Kraft Nabisco C'ship after opening round of 66

Published on Apr 4, 2014 3:56 PM

RANCHO MIRAGE, California (AFP) - China's Feng Shanshan fired a six-under-par 66 on Thursday to take a one-stroke first-round lead at the Kraft Nabisco Championship, the first Major of the LPGA season.

South Korean Hall-of-Famer Pak Se Ri was tied for second with American Michelle Wie on five-under 67.

South Korean Amy Yang and teenage amateur Angel Yin of the United States shared fourth place on four-under 68, while South Korean Shin Ji Yai, American Cristie Kerr and Jenny Rosales of the Philippines were tied on 69.

World No. 1 and defending champion Park In Bee, who launched her remarkable run of three straight Major titles last year with victory in this event, struggled to a two-over 74 that left her in joint-46th.

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