PORTLAND, Oregon - Thailand's Pornanong Phatlum shot an 8-under 64 on Thursday (early Friday Thailand time) to take a one-stroke lead over Lexi Thompson after the first round of the Safeway Classic.
Better known by her nickname of Waen, the 23-year-old Chaiyaphum native is Thailand's top woman golfer this year. She had 10 birdies and two bogeys in her afternoon round at Columbia Edgewater.
Pornanong Phatlum, who leads the LPGA Safeway Classic. (File photo)
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