Kiwi golfer Danny Lee has followed up a promising Masters performance by missing the cut at the RBC Heritage tournament in South Carolina.

After shooting a one over 72 in the first round, Lee scored a four over par 75 in the second round.

Lee finished the second round at five over for the tournament, missing the cut by three shots.

His tournament ended with a triple bogey on the 18th hole.

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Kiwi world number one Lydia Ko has slipped further down the leaderboard at her latest LPGA event, the Lotte Championship in Hawaii.

Ko sits at a tie for 32nd place heading into the final round, after a solid but unspectacular one under par performance in round three.

Leaders Katie Burnett and Su-Yeon Jang are ten shots clear of Ko after three rounds of play, both at 12 under par.