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Breaking down the third round of the Wegmans LPGA Championship

At the top: The world's No. 1, of course. Yani Tseng of Taiwan continues her exquisite play, tying for the low round of the day after shooting a 5-under 67 that featured six birdies and just a single bogey. Tseng, 22, is five shots ahead of Americans Cindy LaCrosse and Morgan Pressel, both of whom are at 8-under 208 through the first three rounds.

Major experience: Five players among the top 10 on the leader board after the third round have won majors. Tseng, Pressel, Cristie Kerr, Stacy Lewis and Paula Creamer have combined for eight major championships.

Moving Day: Kerr, the defending champion in this event, made the biggest jump. She matched Tseng at 67, jumping her fro a tie for 38th into a tie for fifth.

She's consistent: Creamer's even-par 72 Saturday featured 18 pars. She's part of a group of four players tied for fifth at 5-under. The fan favorite might very well have had the largest cheering section, though.

Toughest hole: It was the finishing one, the par-4 18th. Playing 396 yards, the hole demands an accurate tee shot to a narrow fairway. Players averaged 4.33 strokes. There were just two birdies on the hole all day.

Easiest hole: The par-4 second yielded just two bogeys all day and saw 26 players make birdie. It had a 3.667 stroke average.

Numbers game: Pressel hit 12 of 14 fairways a day after hitting all 14. Her driving accuracy so far is .786. Tseng hit 14 of 18 greens and is 42 of 54 (.778) for the tournament.

Quotable: "It's not easy to shoot low score on a Major golf course. So that's already in my mind, so I don't put too much expectations [on myself], like to shoot 20-under on a Major course. I need to be patient and that's going to work out well." -- Tseng.

---Jay Skurski

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