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Poston maintains lead at John Deere Classic

American JT Poston remained the leader of the John Deere Classic this Friday and extended his lead from two to four strokes.After his fabulous card


American JT Poston remained the leader of the John Deere Classic this Friday and extended his lead from two to four strokes.

After his fabulous card of 62 shots on the opening day (-9), Poston continued with a firm step on the second day with a record of 65 shots (-6, seven birdies and a bogey) that leaves him with a -15 in total before the weekend.

Four strokes and in second place is his compatriot Denny McCarthy (-11 in total) after a -6 this Friday.

At the TPC Deere Run, in the community of Silvis (Illinois, USA), Argentinean Emiliano Grillo continues to shine, who with -10 in total is tied for third place in the tournament with three other players.

Grillo delivered this Friday a fantastic card of -7 (eight birdies and one bogey) that placed him among the best of this second day.

His compatriot Fabián Gómez passed the weekend cut with -3 in total (-3 on Friday) while Colombian Camilo Villegas said goodbye with +2 in total (+1 on both Thursday and Friday).

The PGA Tour’s John Deere Classic runs through Sunday at the same time LIV Golf, Saudi Arabia’s controversial new government-funded league, hosts the Portland Invitational in Portland, USA.