Davis Riley fired a nine-under-par 62, his best PGA Tour round by three strokes, to seize a two-shot lead after Saturday’s third round of the Valspar Championship.
Matthew NeSmith birdied six of his last nine holes, matching the course record with a 10-under-par 61, to seize the lead after Friday’s second round of the Valspar Championship.
Defending champion Sam Burns closed with back-to-back birdies to match three others for the lead after Thursday’s opening round of the Valspar Championship.
Playing partners Collin Morikawa and Viktor Hovland, the world’s No 2 and 3 players, will be chasing the summit of the global rankings at the Valspar Championship starting on Thursday.
Adam Hadwin of Canada made two long birdie putts on the back nine and had a 4-under 67 to extend his lead to four shots in the Valspar Championship as he goes for his first PGA Tour victory. You may also like
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