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Published:   |   Updated: August 22, 2014 at 12:04 AM

LONDON, Ontario (AP) So Yeon Ryu set a course record with a 9-under 63 to take the lead at the Canadian Pacific Women's Open after one round on Thursday.

Ryu finished with nine birdies Thursday at the London Hunt and Country Club to take a one-stroke lead over fellow South Korean Na Yeon Choi, who chipped in three times during an impressive morning round.

Swede Anna Nordqvist, who was playing with Ryu in the afternoon, was alone in third at 7 under.

Inbee Park, coming off a victory in last week's LPGA Championship and dinner Wednesday night with Ryu, and Choi were part of a group at 6 under along with Azahara Munoz, Danielle Kang and Xi Yu Lin.


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