PGA Tour Brunch | BMW | R-3
@PGATourBrunch Weekend Coverage of the BMW Championship
The BMW Championship/FedExCup Playoffs
OWINGS MILLS - Bryson DeChambeau missed a 6-foot, 3-inch birdie putt on the final hole and posted a career-low 12-under (60) for the round. Prior to missing the putt on No. 18, he was 13-for-13 inside 10 feet (including 3-for-3 from 4-8 feet) during the round.
Currently at (+11.135) when play was suspended, Patrick Cantlay would set the record for lowest Strokes Gained: Putting through the first two rounds of a PGA Tour event in the ShotLink era (2003-present)
Sergio Garcia, who entered the week No. 44 in the FedExCup, is bogey-free through two rounds for the third time in his Tour career.
Friday play was suspended due to a dangerous weather situation at 4:32pm (EDT) and resumed at 6:18pm (EDT) - (1 hour, 46 minutes). Play was suspended due to darkness at 7:40pm (EDT), with 15 players yet to complete their round.
The second round resumed at 8:30am (EDT) this morning.
The third round, consisting of threesomes off split tees, will tee-off from approximately 10:40am to 12:50pm (EDT) today.
Bryson DeChambeau 68-60—128 (-16)
Patrick Cantlay 66-63—129 (-15)
Jon Rahm 64- (-15 thru 15 holes)
Sungjae Im 67-65—132 (-12)
Sergio Garcia 65-67—132 (-12)
Full Leaderboard (link)
The BMW Championship
COURSE: Caves Valley Golf Club - (Owings Mills, MD)
SOCIAL MEDIA: #PGATour #FedExCup @BMWChamps
OFFICIAL SITE: (BMW Championship)
TV COVERAGE: Round 3 coverage 12:00pm Noon to 3:00pm (EDT) on Golf Channel. NBC Sports takes over from 3:00pm to 6:00pm (EDT). On Sunday, August 29: Golf Channel opens final round coverage 12:00pm to 2:00pm (EDT) and NBC wraps it up from 2:00pm to 6:00pm (EDT).
PGA TOUR LIVE STREAMING: Today and Sunday, PGA Tour Live will stream 8:00am to 6:00pm (EDT). Twitter will stream 8:00am-9:15am (EDT).
PGA TOUR RADIO COVERAGE: Weekend coverage on Sirius XM Radio begins today at 1:00pm to 6:00pm (EDT) and will air 1:00-6:00pm (EDT) or to conclusion on Sunday. PGA Tour Radio is available on Sirius 208/XM 92)
How to Watch: In case of changes, visit: (PGATourCom)
Play was suspended due to a dangerous weather situation at 4:32 p.m. and resumed at 6:18 p.m. (1 hour, 46 minutes). Play was suspended due to darkness at 7:40 p.m., with 15 players yet to complete their round. The second round resumed at 8:30am (EDT) this morning, with the third round consisting of threesomes off split tees from approximately 10:40am to 12:50pm (EDT)
Weather: Mostly cloudy skies turning sunny to mostly sunny during the afternoon. Temperatures ranging from 77-to-92 degrees. Low winds, 3-7 mph. Only a 1% to 5% chance of rain. (link)
PGATourBrunch will post at 9:00am (EDT) Sunday.
Next Week: TOUR Championship - The final round of FedEx Cup Playoffs (link)
Last Week: The NORTHERN TRUST (link)
BMW Championship - Field and Tee Times:
The Field - (link)
Tee Times: (link)
What They’re Saying:
Bryson Missed a Six Footer, Settled for (60) (ESPN)
DeChambeau Leads BMW Championship (PGATourCom)
FedEx Cup Update (PGATourCom)
How to Watch This Week (PGATourCom)
FedExCup Standings (PGATourCom)
On This Day in Golf History:
August 28, 1996 - Twenty-year old Tiger Woods announced his arrival to professional golf saying, “I guess, hello world,” at a pre-event press conference for the Greater Milwaukee Open, the site of Woods’ pro debut. - Courtesy of Randy Walker, Author of On This Day in Golf History, available via Amazon.com and by clicking HERE
Darkness on the edge
PGA Tour Brunch is for editorial and informational purposes only. It is brought to you by the editors of Digital Sports Desk and is not affiliated with the PGA Tour. Some content is sourced via wire services and official PRA Tour or tournament media information services.