Rory McIlroy finishes with eagle, birdie to Share lead at Gamers
What a again 9 for Rory McIlroy.
McIlroy completed his closing 9 holes of the day 5 beneath with an eagle on No. 16 and a birdie on 17 to sit down T1 with first-round chief Tommy Fleetwood. McIlroy and Fleetwood are 12 beneath by 36 holes.
McIlroy had the possibility to take the outright lead on his closing gap Friday, however missed a putt from almost 16 ft on the par 4.
The four-time main champion completed with a 65 with six birdies and the eagle after bogeying No. 1. The 29-year-old from Northern Eire was coming off a first-round 67 the place he completed the opening spherical in a three-way tie for fifth.
McIlroy and Fleetwood sit three strokes forward of Jim Furyk and Brian Harman, in a four-way tie for third.
McIlroy’s eagle on No. 16 which put him one stroke behind the lead might be watched beneath.
Source:: New paper 24 – Sports