Rory McIlroy leads Irish challenge at Canadian Open

Rory McIlroy leads Irish challenge at Canadian Open”

"I'm not scared about going low".

Snedeker, who shot a tournament-record 60 on Friday, said the conditions were much tougher in the third round. "Good shots are rewarded with birdie opportunities; bad shots get penalized".

The four-time major championship victor tied his career best when he shot a 61 in the third round of the Wells Fargo Championship in 2015.

FedEx Cup leader Kuchar finished his round with a hat-trick of birdies as he carded nine gains and a solitary bogey to get to 12 under par alongside Brown, who hit an eagle at the 17th before reeling off five successive birdies from the second after starting on the back nine.

Simpson has played 54 holes without a bogey.

McIlroy was five shots off the lead entering the weekend but shot 64 on Saturday before finding another gear on Sunday.

McIlroy had the shot of the day on the par-four 15th when his approach shot from 130 yards away narrowly missed the cup, setting up a 10-inch birdie putt.

In fact, if any of the Canadian golf fans weren't rooting for the Holywood man before the tournament, then his celebrations could certainly have welcomed more of them onside. But maybe things will go better for him this time. Hughes did bogey the 13th today, one of two squares on his scorecard, but got it back with a birdie on 14 before ending with a string of pars. "You know, all added up to a great score and gives me a chance to win tomorrow". The rough is so deep.

"I didn't need to get them going at all, they were already ready to go when I got there", said Hughes. When I was trying to hit a straight ball, it kept turning on me. "I think what they've been able to do here is like right on the limit of fun, but still in keeping with the traditions of the game, so I think it's been awesome".

That's because there is one sporting event this week that majority will probably be more excited for than the Canadian Open itself.

If any of them can hoist the trophy, it will be the first time since 1954 that a Canadian has done so.

Roger Sloan of Merritt, B.C., was tied for 55th at 2 under, just above the 1 under cutline.

Adam Hadwin, seeking to become the first Canadian victor of the event since 1954, was one shot back after a 67. In fact, he's a proud member of the 59 club. As Taylor, in the day's second last pairing, marched off down the first fairway the crowd started to mobilize along the hilly course.

He also had a look at the number on Friday. But he could only manage a birdie on No. 9, his 18 hole, after pars on seven and eight.

"I felt pretty relaxed on the course", said Lee6, a 23-year-old LPGA Tour rookie from South Korea.

McIlroy rated the win his best since the 2015 Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow in North Carolina and noted he had also won the week before the 2014 PGA Championship, his most recent major victory, so hoped to repeat that experience next week.

Like this



11 June 2019
LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga Is Coming To Nintendo Switch
Fans familiar with the Lego games will be happy to see this trailer keep the lighthearted tone of this fan-favorite series. Ren is seen making a snowman version of Darth Vader and Rey is stunned to see this, which angers Kylo, hence their fight.

11 June 2019
Esha Deol, Bharat Takhtani welcome second child
Congratulations to Esha and Bharat! "Much love to all of you!" In the announcement photo, she has written, "Welcome to the tribe". Mumbai: Actor Esha Deol and her husband, businessman Bharat Takhtani, are blessed with a baby girl, their second child together.

11 June 2019
Nokia 3.2 Review: A Budget Phone With Stock Android and Massive Battery
Another plus point of the Nokia 3 .2 is the 4000mAh battery which delivers a battery backup to last you an entire day. Moreover, Nokia 2 .2 is assured of at least three years of software updates that hints that it will see Android Q.

11 June 2019
Iceland's reception of Turkey football team sparks controversy
Video footage showed the brush popping up through the media scrum toward captain Emre Belezoglu's face as if it were a microphone. Belozoglu told local media, "We were searched a few times which was unnecessary, and we were told to wait until now".

11 June 2019
Happy Birthday Sonam Kapoor
Apart from that, Sonam's other industry friends made a decision to drop by at her residence to give their love to the diva. Just like every year, this too will be your year in new and exciting ways! "Can't live without you", she added.

11 June 2019
Amitabh Bachchan’s Twitter Account Hacked, Bio Changed To "Love Pakistan"; Later Recovered
Twitter account of Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan was hacked by Ayyildiz Tim, a pro-Pakistan Turkish hacker group. However, within an hour, the tweets from his account were deleted and the display picture and cover photo were removed.

11 June 2019
Everything You Need to Know about Google Stadia: Price, Availability, and Games
As far as we know, Stadia is expected to launch probably around the fourth quarter of 2019, along with 25 Stadia compatible games. If you cancel your stadia pro subscription any time, you can still play the games you bought during your stadia pro subscription.

11 June 2019
PM pledges support to Lanka’s war on terror
The Prime Minister's Office described his visit as "important, signifying the strong bonds of friendship with a valued neighbour". Modi also touched upon the importance of the "Make in India" initiative and the need to make tangible progress towards this end.

11 June 2019
USA customs says traveller images exposed in cyber attack
A representative didn't tell TechCrunch how much data had been taken, or how many American citizens were caught up in the breach. The attackers struck by targeting a third-party subcontractor, which had been storing the sensitive files over its own network.

11 June 2019
Waze Gets Google Assistant
It's likely that support for other markets and languages, as well as support for iPhone, will be available down the road. This way, hands stay on the wheel, but Waze's renowned crowd-sourced information will be as fleshed out as ever.