Golf: Taiwan's Lin Wen-tang leads Solaire Open in Manila

Indians Rahil Gangjee (tied 24th), Abhinav Lohan (tied 35th), Sujjan Singh (tied 60th) slipped after the third round.

updated: April 13, 2013 23:22 IST
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Manila: Taiwan's Lin Wen-tang held on to his lead in the third round of the Solaire Open in Manila on Saturday despite dropping two shots in the last three holes.

Lin, a five-time Asian Tour winner, bogeyed holes 16 and 17 for a round of two-under-par 70, at the inaugural USD 300,000 event at the challenging Wack Wack Golf and Country Club in the Philippine capital.

Thai veteran Thammanoon Sriroj was one shot down after a round of 71 that included five birdies and four bogeys, while countryman Pawin Ingkhapradit (71) and Elmer Salvador (71) of the Philippines were a further shot back.

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