Steele Ahead At Open

Brendan Steele is the halfway leader of the Open. A 70 means he’s at 11 under, which is 2 clear of Will Wilcox, Jhonattan Vegas, Graham DeLaet and Harold Varner. Rory McIlroy’s 6 off top spot following his 71. Leader after the opening round of the Champions Tour San Antonio Championship is Wes Short. He’s 5 under after a 67 and 1 in front of Stephen Ames, Duffy Waldorf, Paul Goydos, Jeff Sluman and Scott Dunlap. England’s Andy Sullivan leads the field on day three of the Portugal Masters. After back-to-back rounds of 64 on the opening two days, Sullivan is three clear of the field on 14-under par. In what could be his final tournament on the European Tour, Damien McGrane is the leading Irishman on 3-under. Padraig Harrington, Paul Dunne and Kevin Phelan are also in the weekend field. Sung Hyun Park and Lydia Ko share top spot in LPGA Hana Bank Championship. They’re 13 under after shooting 67 and 69 respectively, one ahead of Mirim Lee and Lexi Thompson.