Reed in contention for title in Dubai
Patrick Reed and Danny Willett each put on a green jacket the last time they won a tournament. Now they have their eyes on another big prize.
San Antonio native Reed, the reigning Masters champion, and Willett, who won that event two years earlier, will enter the final day of the European Tour’s season-ending DP World Tour Championship in Dubai, UAE, as co-leaders at 14-under 202.
Elsewhere: Charles Howell III got to 16-under 194 after three rounds to stay on top at the RSM Classic at St. Simons Island, Ga., by one shot over PGA Tour rookie Cameron Champ and parttime insurance salesman Jason Gore. ... Lexi Thompson shot a 4-under 68 for a three-shot lead at 16 under after three rounds of the LPGA’s season-ending event at Tiburon Golf Club in Naples, Fla. ... Mexico’s Abraham Ancer shot a 7-under 65 to take a fiveshot lead in the Australian Open at The Lakes in Sydney.