Tracker: Inbee Park leads by three

Inbee Park during the second round of the 2013 Kraft Nabisco Championship.

Inbee Park has taken a three-shot lead at the Kraft Nabisco Championship, moving to 12 under after shooting a 5-under 67 on Saturday.

Lizette Salas is the closest competitor at 9 under, after shooting a 69 at Mission Hills on Moving Day.

Six other players - Angela Stanford, Karrie Webb, Suzann Pettersen, Karine Icher, Jessica Korda and Pornanong Phatlum - are at 6 under.

See how it all unfolded at Mission Hills today:

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Update No. 34: 8:28 p.m. EDT

Each player, Inbee Park and Lizette Salas, played the par-5 18th as a three shot hole.

Park has a 12 foot birdie putt, but missed it. She taps in for par and its good for a 67.

Salas misses her birdie chance as well. Salas shot a 69.

This will give a three-shot lead for Park over Salas heading into the final round.

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Update No. 33: 8:12 p.m. EDT

Inbee Park puts it close on the par-3 17th, and makes it for birdie to take a three-shot lead into the last hole. If she birdies 18, she can tie the 54-hole scoring record at the Kraft Nabisco Championship of 13-under.

Lizette Salas had a nice up and down from the greenside bunker to make a par.

Pornanong Phatlum chips it close to finish with a par. She'll finish in the group of 5 other players at 6 under.

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Update No. 32: 7:50 p.m. EDT

Looks like it's a two-women race right now. Inbee Park is at 11 under and Lizette Salas is at 9 under. There are a boat load of players at 6 under, five shots back of Park. The leader group is on the 16th green.

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Update No. 31: 7:29 p.m. EDT

Paula Creamer finishes her day with par at 18. Seems like she couldn't make a lot of putts that would have given her a lower number than 69 today. But Creamer finishes at 5 under for the tournament.

Pornanong Phatlum adds another birdie to her card for a 3 under round through 15 holes. That's good enough for solo third at 7 under.

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Update No. 30: 7:18 p.m. EDT

Another birdie for Inbee Park at No. 12 takes her to 11 under and has a two shot lead over Lizette Salas, who birdies the 13th.

Jessica Korda finishes with a birdie on the 18th to get back to 6 under, where seven other players sit T-3.

Michelle Wie just misses for birdie on the last and settles for par. She shot 73. She finishes the day at 1 under for the tournament.

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Update No. 29: 6:54 p.m. EDT

A nice finish for Karrie Webb, too. She shot 5-under 67 to finish the day at 6-under for the tournament. She is T-4.

Hee Young Park three putts the 12th and drops to 6 under.

Jessica Korda made her second bogey in a row to drop another shot. Korda is now at 5 under par with one to play.

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Update No. 28: 6:38 p.m. EDT

Hee Young Park birdies her third straight hole and gets to 7 under.

Jessica Korda can't get up and down for her fourth consecutive hole, so she drops to 6 under.

After Lizette Salas lips out for her birdie try (she tapped in for par), Inbee Park makes a birdie putt from the back fringe. It barley got to the hole, but it counts. She reaches double digits (10 under). It's back to a two-shot lead for Park.

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Update No. 27: 6:28 p.m. EDT

Suzann Pettersen finishes with four consecutive birdies to shoot 5-under 67 in Rancho Mirage, Calif. Pettersen gets to 6 under on the tournament (T-4), three shots back of leader Inbee Park.

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Update No. 26: 6:25 p.m. EDT

Three sand saves in a row for Jessica Korda keeps her at 7 under par, two shots back of Inbee Park. Park made a nice par save on No. 9.

Lizette Salas taps in her birdie at the par 5 ninth. Salas goes to 8 under, and is one back of Park.

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Update No. 25: 6:10 p.m. EDT

World No. 1 Stacy Lewis finished the day with a birdie on 18 to shoot a 1-under 71 in Round 3. She is 1 under for the tournament, eight shots back of the leader.

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Update No. 24: 6:06 p.m. EDT

Jessica Korda is making putts from all over the green. She made a 40 footer to save par on No. 13. Korda stays at 7 under, two shots back of leader Inbee Park.

Park slides a birdie putt just by the cup. Lizette Salas three putts on the par-3 8th and drops a shot. She is at 7 under now. That was her first bogey in 21 holes.

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Update No. 23: 5:55 p.m. EDT

Inbee Park and Lizette Salas trade pars on No. 7. Park maintains a one-shot lead over Salas.

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Update No. 22: 5:39 p.m. EDT

Angela Stanford finished the day with a 6-under 66 on Moving Day out at Mission Hills. Stanford is the leader in the clubhouse at 6 under. She is the biggest mover of the day so far going from T-28 to T-4.

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Update No. 21: 5:28 p.m. EDT

Inbee Park drops in a bomb of a putt for birdie to get to 9 under. Lizette Salas tapped in her par putt to remain one back.

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Update No. 20: 5:12 p.m. EDT

This girl is on fire! Jessica Korda makes a long birdie attempt to get to 7 under on the tournament, 5 under through 10. She is one back of Inbee Park and Lizette Salas. Korda is 9 under on her last 18 holes.

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Update No. 19: 5:00 p.m. EDT

Lizette Salas birdies No. 2, which means she is now tied for the lead with Inbee Park. Both players are three shots ahead of the field.

Salas is in her second year as a professional. She is a graduate of USC.

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Update No. 18: 4:56 p.m. EDT

After three rounds, Lydia Ko and Stephanie Meadow are leading the low-amateur race. Ko and Meadow shot a 1-under 71 today, and are 1 over for the tournament. Ko is the reigning U.S. Women's Amateur champion and also won the ALPG New Zealand Open. Meadow is a junior at the University of Alabama. She won the Ladies British Amateur Open.

Other amateurs in the field are: Ashlan Ramsey at 3 over. She will attend Clemson University in the fall. ... 14-year-old Angela Yin sits at 6 over. ... Camilla Hedberg is 6 over through 14 holes on Saturday. Hedberg is a sophomore at the University of Florida.

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Update No. 17: 4:45 p.m. EDT

All groups have teed off on Saturday at the Kraft. Inbee Park and Lizette Salas made birdies on the first hole. Park goes to 8 under and Salas at 7 under. Another two shots back are Jessica Korda and Caroline Hedwall.

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Update No. 16: 4:21 p.m. EDT

Jessica Korda and Paula Creamer are 2 under on the day early in their rounds. That means both have jumped to 4 under for the tournament. Three shots back of the leaders who are just about to tee off.

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Update No. 15: 3:57 p.m. EDT

Yani Tseng finishes the day a 3-under 69. She is T-33 and is even for the tournament.

Angela Stanford has made another birdie to get it to 4 under through 10 holes, and is now T-5, three shots back of the leaders.

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Update No. 14: 3:37 p.m. EDT

There are five players on the course that have moved to T-9 that you may know – Angela Stanford, Cristie Kerr, Jessica Korda, Moriya Jutanugarn and Paula Creamer. All are at 3 under for the tournament, and four shots back of the leaders.

Stanford has the low-round of the day of these women. She is 3 under through eight holes.

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Update No. 13: 3:23 p.m. EDT

South Korea's Amy Yang making her Saturday charge. She is 2 under through two holes, and is now 4 under for the tournament, three shots back of the leaders.

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Update No. 12: 3:08 p.m. EDT

Momoko Ueda and Catriona Matthew are 3 under on the day through holes 7 and 8, respectively. The leaders still have another hour until they tee off.

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Update No. 11: 2:34 p.m. EDT

Yani Tseng has moved to even par overall thanks to birdies at Nos. 11-12. She also had an eagle at No. 9.

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Update No. 10: 2:19 p.m. EDT

A bogey at the par-4 seventh drops Lydia Ko back to 1 over for the tournament.

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Update No. 9: 2:04 p.m. EDT

Alison Walshe, Cindy Lacrosse and Momoko Ueda are all 2 under early in their rounds to move from 1 over to 1 under overall.

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Update No. 8: 1:51 p.m. EDT

Yani Tseng had been hanging around 1 over for much of her front nine after a couple bogeys erased her birdie on the opening hole. But she just eagled the par-5 ninth to move from 1 over to 1 under on the tournament.

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Update No. 7: 1:36 p.m. EDT

Lydia Ko birdies the par-4 fourth hole to move back to even par overall.

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Update No. 6: 1:13 p.m. EDT

Amateur Lydia Ko has moved to 1 over for the tournament thanks to a birdie at the par-5 second hole. Also, fellow amateur Ashlan Ramsey is still 1 over overall, 1 under through four holes today.

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Update No. 5: 12:48 p.m. EDT

Two straight bogeys have dropped Morgan Pressel back to 3 over. Also, amateur Ashlan Ramsey is 1 under through two holes today, and is 1 over for the tournament.

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Update No. 4: 12:30 p.m. EDT

Morgan Pressel has birdies on her first two holes now and as a result has moved to 1 over for the tournament.

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Update No. 3: 12:11 p.m. EDT

Morgan Pressel and Yani Tseng both birdie their first holes of the day to move to 2 over for the tournament. Both also shot 72-75 in the first two rounds.

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Update No. 2: 11:55 a.m. EDT

Shanshan Feng shot 78 to open the tournament, but responded with a 71 on Friday. It looks like she's picking up where she left off Friday so far today as she's 1 under through three holes today, moving to 4 over for the tournament.

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Update No. 1: 11:30 a.m. EDT

She hit just 17-of-36 greens in regulation entering Saturday, but Jenny Shin still made the cut after rounds of 75-74. She's already 1 under through two holes today to move to 4 over for the tournament.

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Friday's coverage

PARK IN RARE FORM: Inbee Park has a chance to contend at the Kraft Nabisco Championship for the first time in her career, leading the LPGA's first major of the season after two rounds. Story

SALAS IN CONTENTION: Lizette Salas handles the pressure of finding the rough during Friday's 18th with an up-and-down from the fairway to scramble for par – showing the kind of clutch ability she showed at USC. Story

SHIN AILING, CREAMER ENDURING: Jiyai Shin hits 25 fairways in the first two rounds of the Kraft Nabisco Championship despite an ailing lower back, while Paula Creamer is enduring some strong family emotions this week. Notebook

ANCHORING ON TOP: Jodi Ewart Shadoff has been a co-leader during the first two rounds of the Kraft Nabisco Championship – and jokes that her anchored putting stroke doesn't exactly help much in the big picture. Story.

TEE TIMES: Tee times for the third round of the 2013 Kraft Nabisco Championship. Click here

TRACKER: With a bunched-up leaderboard, the Kraft Nabisco Championship provided an entertaining second round in Southern California. How it happened

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Thursday's coverage

LESSONS LEARNED: Michelle Wie and Lydia Ko fired even-par 72s on Thursday at the Kraft Nabisco Championship, but it is the overall lesson that Wie can offer that Ko will learn from the most, says our Beth Ann Baldry. Story

MEADOW CLOSES STRONG: Starting on the back, Alabama's Stephanie Meadow double-bogeyed No. 13 and bogeyed No. 15. She had three birdies on the front to get to 1-over 73 for the day. Story

SMILING PETTERSEN: Suzann Pettersen says on-course enjoyment is the hardest part of the game for her. Thursday’s bogey-free 68, however, left a smile on her face. Notebook

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Wednesday's coverage

NEEDING A WIN: A victory this week would get former World No. 1 Yani Tseng back on course. Story

A NEW EXPERIENCE FOR KO: Modest 15-year-old Lydia Ko gathers in the Kraft Nabisco Championship experience. Notebook

STAFF PREDICTIONS: Stacy Lewis, Lydia Ko lead picks for Kraft Nabisco Championship. Click here

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