Already sacred on this Scottish Open three years in the past, on the hyperlinks of Gullane, Ariya Jutanugarn has positioned itself as the primary contender for the trophy of this 2021 version. Admittedly, two laps stay to be accomplished this weekend, furthermore on a hyperlinks topic to climate hazards, however the Thai asserted her authority by posting this Friday an outstanding 66 (-6), finest rating of the day and one of many eight solely underneath 70. At -9 complete after 36 holes, the previous world no 1 already has three strokes forward of the Englishwoman Charley hull (69), his compatriot Attaya Thitikul (70) and the Danish Emily kristine pedersen (69).
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On the French facet, out of the eight entered, solely three gamers crossed the lower, falling to +2. These are the three members of the LPGA Tour, the American circuit which co-sanctions the occasion since 2017: Celine Boutier is thirteenth at -3 due to an excellent 71 (-1) immediately, Celine Herbin (74) is twenty eighth at -1, and eventually Perrine Delacour (72) is thirty fifth in para. On the opposite hand, it is over for Lucie Malchirand, Agathe Sauzon, Emma Grechi, Anne-Lise Caudal and Camille Chevalier.