Xander Schauffele Leads Olympic Golf Tournament, Round 3 Tee Times Delayed

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Team USA's Xander Schauffele will effort to support the momentum going Saturday successful Tokyo aft a beardown showing successful the 2nd circular of the 2021 Olympic golf tournament

Schauffele, who entered Day 2 extracurricular of the apical 10, sunk 2 eagles that helped bring him to 11-under and 1 changeable up of Mexico’s Carlos Ortiz atop the Tokyo Olympics leaderboard. 

Repeated upwind delays interrupted the 2nd round, though that didn’t stop Schauffele from finishing with a 63 connected the day. As a effect of atrocious weather, 16 golfers — including Japan’s Hideki Matsuyama, presently tied for 3rd — were incapable to decorativeness Round 2.

The 16 golfers who person yet to decorativeness the 2nd circular volition resume play at 6:45 p.m. ET on Friday

Olympic tee times for the third round in Tokyo person been pushed backmost to astir 8:30 p.m. to 10:18 p.m. ET. 

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The Tokyo Olympics existent leaderboard arsenic it stands with circular 2 successful a upwind delay:

Xander Schauffele -11
Carlos Ortiz -10
Milto Pereira -8
Alex Noren -8
Sepp Straka -8
Hideki Matsuyama -8
(through 16th hole)

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