Wes Short, Jr. watches his drive within the first gap through the second spherical of Dominion Energy Charity Classic golf match at The Country Club of Virginia in Richmond, Va., Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020. (Daniel Sangjib Min/Richmond Times-Dispatch by way of AP)
The different lefthanded, 50yearold former Masters champion was on high after an extended Saturday at The Country Club of Virginia.
RICHMOND, Va.: The different left-handed, 50-year-old former Masters champion was on high after an extended Saturday at The Country Club of Virginia.
While Phil Mickelson obtained many of the consideration going into the Dominion Energy Charity Classic as he tries to open his senior profession with consecutive victories, Mike Weir was a little bit higher on a 36-hole day after rain washed out play Friday. The Canadian shot 68-63 to succeed in 13 below and take a three-stroke lead over Mickelson.
Mickelson shot 68-66. He received his PGA Tour Champions debut at Ozarks National in August.
Weir received the 2003 Masters for the largest of his eight PGA Tour titles.
Fellow main champion Retief Goosen was third at eight below with Brandt Jobe. They every shot 68-68.
Bernhard Langer, the first-round chief after a 67, was 7 below with Wes Short Jr. (69-68) after a second-round 70.
Ernie Els, the 50-year-old former main champion coming off his second victory of the season final week in North Carolina, shot 72-66 to get to six below.
Jim Furyk, one other 50-year-old former main champion who received in his first two senior begins, was 5 below after rounds of 71 and 68 alongside Mickelson and defending champion Miguel Angel Jimnez.
Jimnez was 1 below, taking pictures 74-69.