Skip to main content

The Globe and Mail

DeLaet just four off the lead in Puerto Rico

Graham DeLaet


Graham DeLaet shot a third round 68 to move to within four strokes of the lead at the Puerto Rico Open on Saturday.

The Weyburn, Sask., golfer had five birdies and just a single bogey to leave him all alone in eighth place at 9-under par, four shots back of George McNeill.

McNeill had a 5-under 67 to take a one-shot lead over Henrik Stenson and Kevin Stadler going into Sunday's final round.

Story continues below advertisement

McNeill, at 13-under 203, is trying to win for the first time since the Open in 2007 when he was a PGA Tour rookie.

Stenson had a 65, while Stadler shot a 66.

Ryo Ishikawa, in Puerto Rico because he failed to qualify for the World Golf Championship this week at Doral, shot a 69 and will go into the final round just three shots out of the lead. Ishikawa has never finished higher than a tie for fourth on the PGA Tour. He is trying to become the fifth straight player in his 20s to win on the PGA Tour.

Report an error
Comments are closed

We have closed comments on this story for legal reasons. For more information on our commenting policies and how our community-based moderation works, please read our Community Guidelines and our Terms and Conditions.