Kuchar sinks eight birdies to take the lead in Mexico

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US veteran Matt Kuchar, seeking his first US PGA Tour win since 2014, fired a seven-under par 64 on Thursday to share the Mayakoba Classic lead with Kramer Hickock and Dominic Bozzelli. Like I said, just had one bad hole, one bad shot really-that tee shot.

HAINAN ISLAND, China (AP) - Gaby Lopez shot a hole-in-one for a 6-under 66 on her 25th birthday and a one-stroke lead over Ariya Jutanugarn after the third round of the Blue Bay LPGA tournament on Friday.

Champ - already a victor on the PGA Tour season - had set the early clubhouse target after firing a round-of-the-day 62, with defending champion Patton Kizzire one of six players a further shot back in tied-third.

Champ, who won his first PGA Tour title in his second start as a tour member at the Sanderson Farms Championship in MS last month, had eight birdies an eagle and one bogey on the El Camaleon Golf Club Course in Playa del Carmen.

"It's kind of nice to look back and know that I've won on every stage", said Hickcok, who was also a two-time victor on the Mackenzie Tour past year.

Lahiri had birdies on second and fifth before he dropped a shot on Par-5 seventh but a birdie on eighth meant he turned in two-under.

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Kuchar has been piling up birdies at El Camaleon Golf Club, and he began to pull away with four birdies on the front nine.

Champ already won the Sanderson Farms Championship two weeks ago, held opposite a World Golf Championships event. Check in for highlights from every tournament plus player interviews, player profiles, tournament previews, swing analysis and all the greatest shots and awesome moments.

There's a logjam of golfers right behind Champ, with seven players tied for third, four strokes off the lead at 11-under, and four more golfers at 10-under.

Rickie Fowler (68) and Tony Finau (65) are at eight under, along with their Ryder Cup captain, Jim Furyk, who had a 65.

Mexico's Abraham Ancer is also in the large group tied on 65, with a bogey on the par four 12th hole the only blemish in his round.

".it's got signs now of righting the ship and turning into a great start to. maybe it's a great finish to '18, great start to '18-19, however you want to classify the calendar", he said.

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