AUSTIN TX, Texas (AP) — Justin Thomas may be the top seeds remaining within the Dell Technology Match Perform and executing like 1.
Thomas gone only thirteen holes for your second directly match within a 6-and-5 triumph over Cuando Woo Betty, sending your pet to the quarterfinals Saturday mid-day and relocating him one particular step nearer to No . one in the world.
Jones, the Number 2 seedling at Austin tx Country Golf club, needs just to reach the actual championship match up to surpass Dustin Manley in the world position.
The only some other top-10 seed starting was Sergio Garcia (No. 7), and was removed in the 4th round Weekend morning through Kyle Stanley, 3 as well as 1 . Stanley was a single putt from elimination within group perform when he holed an 8-foot birdie putt, and then defeat Paul Casey in a sudden-death playoff in order to advance.
This individual faced Betty in the quarterfinals.
Ian Poulter won their fourth right match, race to a large lead towards Louis Oosthuizen and keeping him away to succeed in seventeen holes. Poulter first had been told achieving the quarterfinals will be enough to be able to crack the very best 50 on the planet ranking and also earn the Masters place. Instead, he previously to overcome Kevin Kisner, a 1-up winner more than Matt Kuchar, on Saturday evening.
At least this individual still has an opportunity.
Charles Howell III, who else grew up several miles through Augusta Nationwide but is not eligible for the particular Masters because 2012, required to win 2 matches Sunday to get into the most notable 50. Soon is the cutoff for the Experts taking the best 50 on earth who are not really already exempt.
Howell experienced a 1-up lead in opposition to Kiradech Aphibarnrat, only for typically the Thai for you to hole birdie putts associated with 8 ft on the latter holes to help win.
Kiradech moved on to handle Bubba Watson, who surfaced a 2-and-1 winner above Brian Harman in the fight of Ga southpaws.
Ike Reed, 1 day after removing crowd preferred Jordan Spieth, wasn’t especially sharp for that second direct round which time he or she paid for it. Alex Noren dropped only one pit in a 5-and-3 victory, improving to the quarterfinals for the 2nd straight yr.
Noren offers won 8 of his or her last 9 matches. He or she faced Cam Smith regarding Australia, who also recovered coming from losing often the opening a couple of holes that will knock out Tyrrell Hatton upon England, two and one