Shin takes two-stroke lead at Mizuno Classic

SHIMA, Japan : South Korea`s Jiyai Shin shot a 6-under-par 66 to take a two-stroke lead over American Stacy Lewis after Saturday`s second round of the Mizuno Classic. Shin carded six birdies in a bogey-free round at the Kintetsu Kashikojima Country Club for a 36-hole total of 13-under 131 .

Shin, who is No. 1 in the LPGA rankings, won here in 2008 and put herself in position to win her second tournament of the year.

Lewis had the day`s lowest round of 64 to finish two strokes back at 11-under. Taiwan`s Yani Tseng shot a 65 and was tied for third with Japan`s Miki Saiki (67).

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