Simpson matches march record, Woods struggles to make cut during Players

Webb Simpson stormed into a autocratic lead during a median theatre of The Players Championship as Rory McIlroy missed a cut during TPC Sawgrass.

It was usually like a serene days of a prior epoch as Tiger Woods carded his best ever measure during TPC Sawgrass, a seven-under-par 65, in a third turn of a Players Championship on Saturday. He gave one behind with a spook during 14, though done justification with a shining shot to 3 feet of a hole during a par-3 17th hole, where he had done double-bogey a day before.

However, with a five-shot lead Simpson does transcend Day (four strokes) for a largest 36-hole lead in Players history.

Now Simpson will go for a all-time scoring record of 24-under 64 set by Greg Norman in 1994. Schniederjans finished his day tied for 75th during 2 over; Webb Simpson is in 1st during 19 under; Danny Lee is in 2nd during 12 under; and Dustin Johnson is in 3rd during 10 under.

His proceed to a fourth got inside 10 feet of a hole, and with Woods’ eminent putting cadence finally profitable dividends, a Pete Dye blueprint didn’t mount a chance.

Harold Varner III, who is tied to ninth after a two-under 70, added: “I consider we all should be surprised”.

“But there is still 18 holes to play and I’ve got a lot of work to do”. “I did not strike a shot a approach we wanted to, though we didn’t feel like we strike it bad adequate for it not to get to a front of a immature or maybe even 5 stairs on a front”. Lee shot a 31 on a behind 9 with a double spook on a 11th hole.

T9. Jordan Spieth, Patrick Cantlay, Tiger Woods, Tommy Fleetwood, Harold Varner III, Ian Poulter, Matt Kuchar (-8): What a crew. But a island immature during #17 is famous for a reason; apparently there’s some gimmickry there, though it’s also usually a crowd for pros, and a good instance of how psychology and a visible elements of a hole can wreak massacre on players. It got unequivocally breezy out there in a afternoon, and it wasn’t anything like a morning guys’ golf in a afternoon.

The vigour is ostensible to be a poignant cause on relocating day during The Players Championship, though Webb Simpson is apparently defence to that factor. we didn’t kick myself adult and it is a initial time in a while that I’ve realised that we can indeed make 3 birdies anywhere in a world. – Sometimes, it is as elementary as attack a good drive, saying a round go where we wish it to go and removing that initial putt to drop. But they done adult usually 3 shots on Simpson and were 11 shots behind.

It’s usually a crowd shot to a flattering vast aim in a ease conditions that prevailed on this arise though a fact a immature is surrounded totally by H2O plays terrible tricks with a mind.

“[Simpson] might hoop it a small bit differently to me”.

The psychology of holding a large lead is one that few golfers have solved. On a final hole we had 196 and it was usually a nine-iron.


Simpson, who had dipped to 190th on a PGA Tour in putting dual years ago, distinguished a one-year anniversary of going to a scratch grip, with a right-hand low.

Players personality Webb Simpson fell one hole brief of historic day