Disturbed by the climate and interrupted by darkness, the second spherical of the Barbasol Championchip on the Trace Keene Golf Club course delivered solely a partial verdict on Friday. Robin Roussel is nonetheless on the rostrum midway by means of the match whereas Julien Brun is very near getting into the highest 10 on the daybreak of the weekend.
After greater than 5 hours of interruption attributable to a morning fog after which the presence of a storm, the sport couldn’t be accomplished on Friday in Nicholasville, Kentucky.
Five of the six French representatives, nonetheless, managed to finish their second spherical earlier than the siren sounded asserting the top of the sport for the day on Friday.
Only Mike Lorenzo Vera who is struggling to get again into the reduce should rise up at daybreak this Saturday to play the ten holes he is lacking. At -1 complete the Basque should proceed his collection of birdies began on the finish of the day to attempt to combine the primary 65 and tied by reaching at the least the mark of 5 pictures underneath par.
In the lead, Canadian Adam Svensson is nonetheless in management however the risk Trey Mullinax, who has 5 holes left to play, is turning into clearer. The American is solely two pictures behind the chief.
Author of a card of 68 Robin Roussel has quickly fallen to 3rd place at three items however his probabilities stay intact. The Ozoir participant who hit extra greens in regulation than the day earlier than (13 in opposition to 12) was rather less efficient on the greens, particularly after the interruption of play throughout which he went to take a nap in his automotive.
I’m proud of this 68 I take it in any circumstances. I performed very nicely once more right this moment, I hit lots of greens and I might have appreciated to go a little bit decrease however I putt much less nicely when the sport resumed.
Passed in 33 on the best way out, the Parisian recorded his first bogey of the match on the 4th, his thirteenth gap of the day, earlier than ending his day with two good birdies on the seventh and eighth.
The advantageous operation on the tricolor facet is to the credit score of Julian Brown who signed a second eagle in two days. After the eleventh, it was gap n°5 which gave method on Friday following a robust face-off (293 meters), a wonderful iron shot and a strong putt of just below 3. meters.
The St Laurent Golf Team participant’s card of 67 permits him to return inside one stroke of the highest 10, two strokes behind his compatriot.
Barjon on elevate
Whether Joel Stalter and Benjamin Hebert gave up all hope of creating the reduce, Paul Barjon recovered nicely within the course of journey by progressing 30 locations within the standings because of a card of 68. Distanced after 13 holes, the buddy of Julien Brun at Texas Christian University discovered the sources to speed up in all finish of the sport with 2 birdies and an eagle on his final 5 holes!
61st at -5 complete the adopted Texan is presently on the correct facet of the cleaver.