(ansa) – roma, 23 mag – phil mickelson for history, brooks koepka for the tris of successes. A kiawah island (oa) the 103rd edition of the pga championship prepares to live an exciting and unexpected race finish. But the pga championship, on the field of the ocean course (par 72), along 7.876 yards, the longest route ever recorded in a major tournament, will reserve a final show.
Chance also for two other south Africans, branden grace and christiaan bezuidenhout, both 5/i with 213 -(3). Defending champion, Californian is 38/o (219, +3) and is out of the race for the title. Same score for jon rahm, forced again to postpone the appointment with the first win in a big slam tournament.
Favorite of the eve, rory mcilroy, 51/or with 221 +(5), is among the great disappointments of the competition.