Leishman maintains lead at BMWChampionship
Marc Leishman finished with a birdie for a 3-under 68on Saturday to extend his lead to five shots over Jason Day and Rickie Fowler going into the final round of the BMW Championship.
Marc Leishman finished with a birdie for a 3-under 68 on Saturday to extend his lead to five shots over Jason Day and Rickie Fowler going into the final round of the BMW Championship.
Leishman gets another chance to win a FedEx Cup playoff event and get one of the top five seeds at the Tour Championship. It’s a much better opportunity than he had two weeks ago at the TPC Boston, when he shared the 54-hole lead with Justin Thomas and Jordan Spieth was right behind.
Fowler and Day failed to take advantage of the scoring holes on the back nine at Conway Farms, and both had to settle for a 70. JUTANUGARNLEADSATEVIAN
» At Evian-Les-Bains, France, Moriya Jutanugarn of Thailand shot 3-under 68 to lead in the Evian Championship second round, and could join her younger sister Ariya in the golf majors record book.
Seeking to be the first sisters to both win majors, Jutanugarn’s 9-under total was four shots clear of three players.