US PGA Championship 2017: third round – live


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11.50pm BST

Oosthuizen drops a stroke at 16, sending a hot birdie putt from the fringe at the back of the green 12 feet past the hole. He can’t make the return, and he’s -4. Stroud very nearly rattles a 50-footer in for birdie, but there’s too much pace on the ball and it horseshoes out. No worries: that’s par, and he stays a couple off Kisner’s lead at -8. And he could have a share soon, because back down the hole, Kisner finds the rough down the left, then hooks his second into the drink! Welcome to the Green Mile, Kevin.

11.45pm BST

This leaderboard has stretched out a wee bit now. And Rickie Fowler will be falling off it soon, because he’s just dumped his tee shot at 17 into the water. The drained look on his face suggests he knows his chances of breaking that major duck in 2017 are now as good as gone.

-10: Kisner (15)
-8: Stroud (15)
-6: Matsuyama (15)
-5: Oosthuizen (15), Thomas (16)
-4: Murray (17), Fowler (16), Day (15)

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Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/sport/live/2017/aug/12/us-pga-championship-2017-third-round-live

Author : Scott Murray

Publish date : 12 August 2017 | 10:50 pm

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