Norton, Massachusetts (Sports Network) - Sergio Garcia put together a 6-under
65 on Sunday to extend his lead to two shots after three rounds of the
Deutsche Bank Championship.
Garcia, an 8-time winner on the PGA Tour, ended 54 holes at 19-under-par 194.
He matched the tournament's 54-hole scoring record that Louis Oosthuizen set
Henrik Stenson carded a 66 to move into second place at minus-17. Steve
Stricker and Graham DeLaet had two of the best rounds of the day, which helped
them soar into a share of third.
Stricker eagled the last for an 8-under 63, while DeLaet birdied five of the
last seven for a 9-under 62. They are tied at 16-under 197 at TPC Boston.
PGA Championship winner Jason Dufner (66) and Roberto Castro (68) share fifth
place at minus-15.
The round was completed in near darkness after a lengthy weather delay earlier
in the day. Some players had started their third rounds, but the long stoppage
forced officials to erase that play and have players go out in threesomes of
Otherwise, the round would not have finished on Sunday. And with more bad
weather forecast for Monday, final round tee times have been moved up in an
effort to beat that weather.
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