In San Antonio (USA) Jordan Spieth and Matt Wallace with a total of 204 (-12) shots fly to the top of the Valero Texas Open, the PGA Tour golf tournament that precedes The Masters (April 8-11 in Georgia, USA ), the first male Major of 2021.
The American (who plays at home, was born in Dallas) and the English one lap from the end have two shots ahead of Charley Hoffman, 3 / o with 206 (-10), and four on Cameron Tringale (leader after the second round), 4 / o with 208 (-8).
Jordan Spieth and Matt Wallace
Different goals and feelings for Spieth and Wallace. The first, 27, is chasing the 12 / o success on the PGA Tour (figure including 3 Majors), the first since July 2017, the year since his last exploit at The Open.
At the 204th start on the top American circuit, the Texan, who in 2021 has already achieved three top 5 finishes, has the opportunity to break a long fast with victory. He has closed the "moving day" of a PGA Tour event 18 times at the top of the standings and on 9 occasions has managed to turn his advantage into business.
The second, 24 years old from Hillingdon (United Kingdom), dreams of the first seal on the PGA Tour after the 4 victories on the European Tour (for him also an acute on the Challenge and six on the Alps Tour, all in 2016, where he know triumphing even in Italy).
For the first time in his career in the lead on the top US circuit after 54 holes, the Englishman boasts a third place at the 2019 PGA Championship as the best placement on the circuit It is that of the Japanese Tsubasa Kajitani, seventeen, the second name engraved on the trophy of the Women’s Amateur in Augusta (Georgia), the top event in women's golf for the quality of the field and competition theater.
The same where the Masters will be staged next week. She started two shots back yesterday morning, she survived a double bogey at 17, she reacted with a super recovery to the last one and waited as a leader in the clubhouse for the playoffs.
She won against the American Emilia Migliaccio after a playoff hole, always the 18th, this time played to perfection. New Tiger Woods' tweet. Two weeks ago, the 15-time major champion announced he is back home and continuing his recovery.
“Happy to report that I am back home and continuing my recovery. I am so grateful for the outpouring of support and encouragement that I have received over the past few weeks”. On Saturday night, he made his second public comment following his accident.
He congratulated Tsubasa Kajitani, who one the Augusta National Women’s Amateur in a playoff. "Congrats to Tsubasa Kajitani on winning the @anwagolf with an amazing playoff finish. Enjoy the special moment, and good luck to all of the kids tomorrow in the @DriveChipPutt", Woods said.