The 15-year-old phenom is one back heading into the final two rounds of the ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open.
Chris Barclay's game story suggests she faced some excruciatingly slow play.
As an amateur there is some question what a win in an LPGA co-sanctioned event would mean and Randall Mell considered the various options if she wins and says she would earn a two-year exemption, pending a successful waiver granting by Commissioner Mike Whan.
You can view Ko's post round interview here. She's definitely wise beyond her 15 years.