For the second consecutive golf main, an older participant is in competition to raise.
He is tied with American Russell Henley at 5 under, and the two would be the final to tee off in Saturday’s third round at 4: 35 p.m. ET.
Louis Oosthuizen and Matthew Wolff are one shot again, and Jon Rahm and Bubba Watson are two pictures again.
Bland, who shot a 4-under 67 on Friday, is acting in precisely his fourth profession main and making his second appearance within the USA. He had made 478 starts on the European Tour previous to turning into the oldest first-time winner on the circuit final month on the Betfred British Masters.
Uncover how to eye the third round on TV
NBC will like are residing coverage all day Saturday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET.
Golf Channel will like pre-round coverage starting up attach at 8 a.m. ET and put up-round coverage starting up attach at 9 p.m. ET.
Uncover how to trek the third round
For these that register with their cable/satellite provider’s credentials, you might perchance per chance eye at trek.nbcsports.com.
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Third-round tee cases
(all cases Eastern)
10: 10 a.m.: Akshay Bhatia
10: 21: Jimmy Walker, Si Woo Kim
10: 32: Kevin Kisner, Shane Lowry
10: 43: Wilco Nienaber, Fabian Gomez
10: 54: Edoardo Molinari, Rick Lamb
11: 05: Jordan Spieth, Paul Casey
11: 16: Troy Merritt, Taylor Sir Bernard Law
11: 27: Wade Ormsby, J.T. Poston
11: 38: Ian Poulter, Dylan Frittelli
11: 49: Gary Woodland, Martin Kaymer
Midday: Matt Fitzpatrick, Tommy Fleetwood
12: 11 p.m.: Chris Baker, Greyson Sigg
12: 22: Lanto Griffin, Patrick Cantlay
12: 33: Patrick Reed, Sergio Garcia
12: 44: Adam Scott, Hideki Matsuyama
12: 55: Stewart Cink, Charl Schwartzel
1: 06: Rafa Cabrera Bello, Phil Mickelson
1: 17: Francesco Molinari, Jhonattan Vegas
1: 28: Kyle Westmoreland, Sungjae Im
1: 39: Dustin Johnson, Marc Leishman
1: 50: Robert MacIntyre, Joaquin Niemann
2: 01: Chez Reavie, Daniel Berger
2: 12: Brian Harman, Dylan Wu
2: 23: Rikuya Hoshino, Charley Hoffman
2: 34: Matt Jones, Rory McIlroy
2: 45: Lee Westwood, Tom Hoge
2: 56: Adam Hadwin, Brooks Koepka
3: 07: Justin Thomas, Collin Morikawa
3: 18: Harris English, Branden Grace
3: 29: Bryson DeChambeau, Christiaan Bezuidenhout
3: 40: Patrick Rodgers, Guido Migliozzi
3: 51: Scottie Scheffler, Xander Schauffele
4: 02: Mackenzie Hughes, Kevin Streelman
4: 13: Jon Rahm, Bubba Watson
4: 24: Matthew Wolff, Louis Oosthuizen
4: 35: Russell Henley, Richard Bland
Contributing: Adam Schupak, Golfweek