Heading into Sunday’s remaining spherical in direction of the center pack on the leaderboard, Tiger Woods goes to want a miracle to tug off a U.S. Open victory.
Miracles occur in golf – particularly once we are speaking about Woods – however an beneath par fourth spherical could also be a extra lifelike expectiation for him at Pebble Seaside.
It hasn’t been the smoothest of goes for Woods, who has shot a 1 beneath, 1 over, and even par by his first three rounds. He enters Sunday in a tie for 27th place on the leaderboard and is 11 photographs off the tempo.
Woods, together with the remainder of the sphere, is chasing Gary Woodland, who adopted up a second-round 65 with a 69 yesterday to maintain his spot on the high of the leaderboard. Justin Rose (-10) is true behind him, with Louis Oosthuizen, Chez Reavie, and back-to-back defending champion Brooks Koepka (-7) in a tie for third place. The highest group of Woodland and Rose is anticipated to tee off at 5:30 p.m. ET.
Sporting Information is monitoring the leaders on Day Four of the 2019 U.S. Open with dwell scoring updates and highlights from Pebble Seaside. Observe alongside under.
U.S. Open 2019: Stay updates, highlights from Spherical 4
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6:52 p.m.: Koepka bogeys the eighth gap to maneuver three again of the lead.
Gap 18: Par 5, 539 yards
What a approach to end his 4 rounds. Woods birdies the 18th and finishes the event at 2 beneath. Fairly miraculous contemplating how he began the day on Sunday. With Woods executed, protection will swing over to the highest teams. Gary Woodland (-13) leads by two photographs over Brooks Koepka and Justin Rose (-11).
Gap 17: Par 3, 220 yards
Woods overcomes a tee shot into the bunker to knock about seven toes away from the outlet and putt in for par.
Gap 16: Par 4, 409 yards
How about that? Tiger Woods is now beneath par for the spherical and the event as he report his third birdie of the again 9. An strategy shot inside 10 toes of the outlet set it up.
Trying on the high of the leaderboard, Koepka is alone in second place behind Woodland. The back-to-back defending champ has birdied 4 of his first 5 holes.
Gap 15: Par 4, 394 yards
The bogey-free run continues as Woods hits it into the golf green off the tee after which two-putts from 10 toes out.
Gap 14: Par 5, 582 yards
The powerful begin has been erased. Woods is again to even par along with his fourth birdie of the spherical. He selected to put up on the par 5 and obtained it to inside a couple of toes of the outlet along with his wedge.
Woodland birdies the second gap and Rose bogeys, giving Woodland a two-shot lead. Koepka is surging up the leaderboard because of a few nice photographs.
Gap 13: Par 4, 448 yards
After 4 straight pars, Woods knocks in a 40-foot birdie putt as he inches nearer again to even par. Woods has been taking part in very properly since his gradual begin. Rose has tied Woodland for the lead after the primary gap, whereas Koepka and Oosthuizen sit proper behind them at three strokes again.
Gap 12: Par 3, 198 yards
First shot lands on the inexperienced however nonetheless about 20 toes from the outlet. Woods misses that putt and faucets in for par. In the meantime, the highest teams are about able to tee off as we head to what appears like an thrilling remaining 18 holes.
Gap 11: Par 4, 390 yards
A brief strategy shot places Woods in a tricky spot, however he putts from the golf green and places himself able to faucet in for par.
Gap 10: Par 4, 492 yards
The drive off the tee eclipses 300 yards and the strategy lands on the inexperienced however rolls close to 30 toes away from the outlet. A medium-length two-putt results in a second straight par.
Gap 9: Par 4, 533 yards
Woods ends the entrance 9 with a par after lacking a 13-foot birdie putt. As he makes the flip, a couple of new names have entered the highest 10: Francesco Molinari, Henrik Stenson, and Jon Rahm, who’re all tied for seventh place at 5 beneath.
Gap 8: Par 4, 433 yards
Two birdies in a row! Woods’ greatest shot of the spherical got here on his strategy, when he positioned it inside a couple of toes of the outlet, establishing a straightforward birdie putt. He strikes to two-over par for each the day and event.
Gap 7: Par 3, 102 yards
It took a short time, however Woods lastly notches his first birdie of the spherical. He dropped the putt from 13 toes away.
Gap 6: Par 5, 520 yards
Make that 4 bogeys now for Woods. The identical struggles of lacking the golf green and hitting it in need of the inexperienced proceed to plague him.
Gap 5: Par 3, 204 yards
And the struggles proceed for Woods. He hits his first shot into the tough and offers himself a tricky lie. The dangerous spot results in a par putt from the perimeter that lands three toes from the outlet. Now three bogeys within the first 5 holes.
Gap 4: Par 4, 324 yards
An early scare to start out the outlet as Woods got here up quick on his strategy shot, however he chips it proper close to the outlet and faucets in for his second consecutive par.
Gap 3: Par 4, 407 yards
Only a par on the third gap, but it surely’s Woods greatest efficiency up to now this spherical. He made it on the inexperienced in two photographs and sunk the putt from about 4 and a half toes out.
Gap 2: Par 4, 523 yards
Nicely that is one thing you do not see every single day. After an strategy shot that lands properly in need of the outlet, Woods opts to chip from the inexperienced. He units himself up with a par probability from only some toes away, however runs it previous the outlet. Two straight bogeys to start out the spherical and Woods clearly appears off.
Gap 1: Par 4, 386 yards
Early bother for Woods. His tee shot lands within the quick grass and his strategy shot simply missed the inexperienced and rolled down the hill into the tough. He nonetheless sits an affordable distance away after his chip and simply misses the par putt. It is a bogey to start out off his spherical.
Tiger Woods’ rating
|Gap (Par)||Spherical Four rating (Total)||Place|
|1 (4)||1 over (+1)||T-39|
|2 (4)||2 over (+2)||T-48|
|3 (4)||2 over (+2)||T-45|
|4 (4)||2 over (+2)||T-45|
|5 (3)||Three over (+3)||T-53|
|6 (5)||Four over (+4)||T-58|
|7 (3)||Three over (+3)||T-52|
|8 (4)||2 over (+2)||T-43|
|9 (4)||2 over (+2)||T-44|
|10 (4)||2 over (+2)||T-45|
|11 (4)||2 over (+2)||T-46|
|12 (3)||2 over (+2)||T-45|
|13 (4)||1 over (+1)||T-37|
|14 (5)||Even (E)||T-29|
|15 (4)||Even (E)||T-29|
|16 (4)||1 beneath (-1)||T-27|
|17 (3)||1 beneath (-1)||T-28|
|18 (5)||2 beneath (-1)||T-20|
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