Smith docked 2 photographs for poor drop in 3rd spherical at Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — British Open up winner Cameron Smith and his chase for No. 1 in the globe received a small more durable even prior to he teed off Sunday in the FedEx St. Jude Championship.

The PGA Tour penalized Smith two photographs on finding out he took a fall in the mistaken area right after hitting into the drinking water on the par-3 fourth gap in the 3rd round Saturday.

Smith signed for a 67 and was two pictures guiding. A victory would just take him to No. 1 in the globe. With the penalty, his score was modified to a 69 and he started the last round four photographs guiding.

It was not straight away apparent how the drop was uncovered.

The penalty requires on heightened curiosity around Smith because of experiences — which he has selected to not examine — that he will be the newest participant to sign up for Saudi-funded LIV Golf following the FedEx Cup playoffs.


Much more AP golfing: and activities

Information Gaffer