Loading...

Forum Index > he had a chance to save par but missed a 6-foot putt. His tee shot at

winniewang8886 6 years ago
ActivityRank: 0
IRVING, Texas -- Nine players had or shared the lead during the third round of the Byron Nelson Championship. Yet when play ended Saturday, Jason Dufner was the one alone at the top of the leaderboard for the second day in a row. Unfazed by more breezy conditions, Dufner shot a 1-under 69 for an 8-under 202 total. He had a one-stroke lead over Jason Day, J.J. Henry and Dicky Pride. "Similar conditions as (Friday), so probably helped me a little bit, just being comfortable with the wind and how hard it was blowing," Dufner said. "Good ball striking, hit a lot of greens. ... Didnt feel like I was scrambling too much, trying to save pars or out of position, anything like that." Three weeks after getting his first PGA Tour victory at New Orleans, and two weeks after getting married, Dufner is already trying to win again. Dufner is comfortable in his position with the experience of having won recently, and the forecast for more wind Sunday, though it is not expected to be as stiff as the 20 mph with gusts the last two days. Matt Kuchar, who won The Players Championship last weekend, was in a group of eight players four shots back after a 72 with an up-and-down back nine. Kuchar, the fifth-ranked player in the world, still has a chance to become the first PGA Tour player since Tiger Woods in 2009 to win in consecutive weeks. Dufners only bogey came at the 528-yard par-4 third hole, when he knew right away that his drive wasnt a good one. He immediately dropped his club to watch as the ball flew into a bunker on the left side of the fairway, opposite the water on the right where he hit his tee shot the previous day. "A little bit of carryover from (Friday), not trying to let those things happen, but occasionally they creep in your mind," he said. "That bunker is almost as bad as being in the water, so (Sunday) maybe Ill think of that and play more aggressive and try to hit the shot a little better." Dufner, who birdied four of his last five holes Friday, got the lost stroke back Saturday with a 10-foot birdie putt at No. 6. He had pars the rest of the way except for the 14-foot birdie at the par-4 14th. Days only bogey came when he missed a putt of less than 2 feet at No. 18. The ball rimmed around the cup and rolled back toward him, costing him a share of the lead with a round of 67. "I just hit it too hard through the break," said Day, the 2010 Nelson champ who finished fifth last year in his only other appearance on the TPC at Four Seasons courses. "One day that hole will pay me back, and hopefully its (Sunday)." There were 20 players within five strokes of the lead. And 10th-ranked Phil Mickelson was among of group of seven more players only one more back. Henry had three birdies on the back nine after two bogeys on the easier front nine in a round of 67. Pride, who has been playing professionally for 20 years, got his only PGA Tour victory in 1994. "I threw my caddie in the air trying to figure out the wind," Pride said jokingly after his round of 69. "Grass, I couldnt see." Vijay Singh, a 34-time PGA Tour winner whose last victory was in 2008, had a 66 Saturday. He was two strokes back after an eagle-birdie-bogey finish. After his 38-foot eagle putt at the par-5 16th, he made a 5-foot birdie at No. 17 but missed a par putt of the same distance on the last hole. "Ive been looking forward to this position," he said. "My game has been coming around, but there wasnt any signs of scoring and this s the first day where I kind of went out there and scored well." PGA rookie Jonas Blixt from Sweden (67) and Marc Leishman (71) were tied for sixth at 205. Ryan Palmer, the 2011 Nelson runner-up after losing in a playoff, shot a 72 in the final group. He was with Kuchar and defending Nelson champion Keegan Bradley (71) in that group of eight at 2006. Kuchar was 8 under and leading after consecutive birdies to start his back nine, with a 32-foot putt at No. 10 and hitting his approach at No. 11 inside 3 feet. After hitting his tee shot at No. 12 into a fairway bunker, he had a chance to save par but missed a 6-foot putt. His tee shot at the 180-yard 13th stopped 4 inches from the pin for a tap-in birdie that got him back to 8 under and the lead, but that didnt last long. An errant drive on No. 14 led to a drop, then he had to punch back into the fairway before his approach to the back fringe of the green and a double bogey. His approach out of the rough at the next hole found a greenside bunker and he missed a 7-footer for par. Bradley was only one stroke off the lead when his drive at No. 11 was way right. His shot from there went over the green and trickled into the water, leading to a triple bogey that took him to 4 under, where he finished. Mickelson had five birdies and four bogeys for a round of 69. He failed to make up any ground even after holing a 42-foot chip shot at No. 18, where he finished with double bogey Friday. "It was a fun way to end the day," he said. "I had a lot of opportunities to get right back in the mix and made four or five mistakes there, sloppy bogeys." jerseys china nfl . Luck and Heisman Trophy winner Griffin are expected to go 1-2 to Indianapolis and Washington, respectively. National champion Alabama will have five players at the draft: safety Mark Barron, running back Trent Richardson, linebackers Courtney Upshaw and Donta Hightower, and cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick. cheap jerseys wholesale . The 32-year-old Califf started in MLS in 2000, spending time with Los Angeles, San Jose, Philadelphia and Chivas. He played in Europe from 2005 to 2010. Fridays draft marked the second stage of the leagues re-entry process. http://www.chinajerseysnfl.com/ . -- After a prolonged absence, Sacramento Kings fans did a long version of The Wave on Saturday night at Sleep Train Arena. chinese jerseys . I wouldnt necessarily say this is the deal that ends the saga for the Phoenix Coyotes; I wouldnt say take it to the bank. nfl jerseys china . Heredianos Ismael Gomez drew a penalty kick late in the game, but knocked it off the crossbar. Gomez tumbled to the turf after minimal contact from Galaxy defender Sean Franklin, leading to the whistle.ASHBURN, Va. -- Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan says injured receiver Pierre Garcon is a "long shot" to play against the New York Giants on Sunday. Garcon missed practice a second day in a row Thursday, getting treatment for the painful swelling on the bottom of a right toe that has kept him out of three of Washingtons past five games. Hell skip practice Friday, ttoo.dddddddddddd Shanahan says Garcon has received injections in an effort to help the toe. Garcon probably wont play against the Giants, but Shanahan says: "Im not going to declare him out, because you never know for sure." Garcon only has eight catches for 153 yards this season. He signed a $42.5 million, five-year contract as a free agent this off-season. ' ' ' 
zakbowden1 33 days ago
ActivityRank: 0

 German luxury watch brand Glashütte Original introduced the Senator Manual Winding Omega Replica Skeletonized Edition at Baselworld 2014. It features an all-new, skeletonized movement created in-house, Glashütte Original Caliber 49-18. The watches replicas watch, which has a 42-mm-diameter case made of polished 18k rose gold, showcases its intricately openworked movement in the center of its galvanized silver, openworked swiss replica watches dial. A black railroad track minutes ring and finely drawn Roman numerals decorate the dial’s periphery, while blued, stainless steel hour and minute hands keep the time.

Latest Activity

posted a new message on the forum Indian clothes.
2 hours ago
posted a new message on the forum Get LLP Registration from Certified Experts.
2 hours ago
posted a new message on the forum Strand Of Silk: A Leading Brand That Delivers Designer Garments.
3 hours ago
replied to a message on the forum RE: Democrats are eagerly renewing their fight.
3 hours ago
replied to a message on the forum RE: The trustees who oversee Social Security.
3 hours ago
replied to a message on the forum RE: obama-campaign-spokesman-adam-fetcher.
3 hours ago
replied to a message on the forum RE: Cheap Air Max.
3 hours ago
replied to a message on the forum RE: How to sort out Dell computer hanging error?.
3 hours ago
replied to a message on the forum RE: How to sort out Dell computer hanging error?.
3 hours ago

Top Contributors

12598
zakbowden1
8587
liamin123
7708
qizhenwang123
6986
chenwen121314
6957
jcy1993225

Share