PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Scott Piercy’s inglorious departure from The Gamers Championship on Sunday afternoon allowed a few top-ranked gamers to outlive the 36-hole reduce at TPC Sawgrass.
Fifth-ranked Scottie Scheffler and sixth-ranked Rory McIlroy gave the impression to be out of the weather-plagued match with only a few gamers left to finish the second spherical when Piercy stood on the par-3 seventeenth tee at 2 beneath par and in rivalry, simply 5 photographs behind leaders Sam Burns and Tom Hoge.
However Piercy made a quadruple-bogey 7 on the seventeenth, hitting his tee shot over the inexperienced, then arising brief along with his third shot from the penalty drop space. From there once more, he hit his fifth shot onto the entrance of the inexperienced and two-putted for a 7 that dropped him onto the reduce line.
He then bogeyed the 18th gap – enjoying the final two holes in 5 over par – to overlook the reduce.
His misfortune allowed the entire gamers who have been at 146, 2 over par, to qualify for the ultimate two rounds.
The third spherical started at 3:15 p.m. with the ultimate group of Burns, Hoge and Harold Varner scheduled for five:16 p.m.
The plan is to finish the third spherical on Monday morning and the proceed with the ultimate spherical.
Amongst a number of the huge names who missed the reduce have been previous Gamers winners Jason Day, Matt Kuchar and Adam Scott. Second-ranked Collin Morikawa in addition to fourth-ranked Patrick Cantlay additionally missed the reduce, together with Jordan Spieth and Brooks Koepka.
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