• Kyodo


Overnight co-leader Hideki Matsuyama’s bid for a second straight Memorial Tournament title hit a bump on Friday, when he shot a 1-under-par 71 and fell into a six-way tie for fifth.

Despite poor accuracy off the tee, the Japanese star carded three birdies and two bogeys at the par-72 Muirfield Village Golf Club to finish the second round at 9-under-par 135, three strokes back of the leader, Sweden’s David Lingmerth, who shot a 65.

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