Monday 20th May 2019

Rory McIlroy Charges Up the Leaderboard at the Masters

Rory McIlroy Charges Up the Leaderboard at the Masters

The Masters leaderboard is lit proper now throughout the third spherical.

Patrick Reed began the day with a two-stroke lead over Marc Leishman and a slew of main champions, however that lead has dwindled shortly as the rain that moved by way of the space made the placing surfaces barely extra manageable.

Rory McIlroy, who’s in the hunt for his first inexperienced jacket and finishing the profession grand slam, has vaulted himself into rivalry after a entrance-9 31. He at present sits one behind Reed, who’s 10-underneath par for the event.

McIlroy obtained an enormous increase after he chipped in for eagle on the par-5 eighth gap.

Proper behind McIlroy is Rickie Fowler, who’s trying to recover from the main championship hump with a win this week. Fowler, who has completed in the prime 5 of all 4 majors in a single yr, is taken into account considered one of the greatest on Tour who has but to win a serious championship. Fowler additionally carded a entrance-9 31, and is presently seven-beneath for the event and tied for third with Tommy Fleetwood.

Behind them are just some different guys who’ve main championship wins and a few man named Rahm (sleeper).

Presently …

T5 – Jon Rahm (-6)
T5 – Henrik Stenson (-6)
T5 – Marc Leishman (-6)
T8 – Justin Thomas (-5)
T8 – Dustin Johnson (-5)
T10 – Bubba Watson (-four)
T11 – Jordan Spieth (-three)
T14 – Justin Rose (-2)

Perhaps we’ll get a Rory McIlroy-Patrick Reed Sunday pairing and see some fireworks from the two guys who wish to battle at the Ryder Cup.

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