NZ golfer Lydia Ko in a tie for eighth after second round of British Open

Kiwi golfer Lydia Ko shot a second round of one-under-par 71 and in a tie of eighth at the Royal Lytham and St Annes course in Lancashire, England.

The 21-year-old is just five shots off the lead with Thailand’s Pornanong Phatlum at the top at -10.

The former World No.1 Ko shot four birdies and three bogeys in her second round.