In bid for back-to-back wins, Christiaan Bezuidenhout leads by 5 in South Africa
SUN CITY, South Africa – Christiaan Bezuidenhout moved 5 pictures clear on the South African Open on Saturday and is nicely on the right track for a second straight win on the European Tour.
The South African carded a 5-under 67 within the third spherical – his third straight 67 at this match – to maneuver to 15 below total and comfortably away from Jamie Donaldson (72) and Dylan Frittelli (70).
Bezuidenhout and Donaldson started the day tied for the lead at Gary Participant Nation Membership in Solar Metropolis.
Full-field scores from the South African Open
All of it modified across the flip when Bezuidenhout made birdies at Nos. 6 and seven and Donaldson made bogeys at Nos. 8, 10 and 11.
Bezuidenhout prolonged his lead with three extra birdies on the again 9.
Bezuidenhout received final weekend on the Alfred Dunhill Championship and has probability of changing into the primary participant since Justin Rose in 2017 to win European Tour occasions on consecutive weeks.
Highlights: Bezuidenhout extends result in 5 in South Africa
South Africa’s Frittelli and Wales’ Donaldson are at 10 below. There are 4 South Africans within the prime 5 with Dean Burmester (71) and JC Ritchie (66), tied for fourth on 9 below.
The South African Open is the third European Tour occasion in South Africa in three weeks forward of the season-ending World Tour Championship in Dubai subsequent week.