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Luiten takes 2-stroke lead at Lyoness Open
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Joost Luiten of the Netherlands watches his shot from the sixth tee tduring the second round of The Players championship golf tournament at TPC Sawgrass, Friday, May 9, 2014 in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
June 7, 2014, 11:20 am

ATZENBRUGG, Austria (AP) Defending champion Joost Luiten carded a 6-under 66 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead over home crowd favorite Bernd Wiesberger going into the final day of the Lyoness Open.

The Dutchman carded seven birdies and dropped one stroke to go 11 under for the tournament. Wiesberger, who won the tournament in 2012, also had a round of 66.

Fabrizio Zanotti of Paraguay was four strokes behind Luiten in third, while England's Adam Gee was another stroke back in fourth.

Overnight leader Mikael Lundberg shot a 4-over 76 and dropped six strokes off the lead. The Swede double-bogeyed the par-4 third and had five more bogeys.

David Horsey of England carded the lowest score of the day with a 7-under 65 to trail Luiten by six strokes.

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