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Hideki Matsuyama: Ball hit by 2021 Masters champion lands in spectator’s shirt

“It went between my legs, hit my knee, and someway rolled up into my shirt,” the spectator defined on a microphone caught by the PGA Tour on the Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, New Jersey.

World No. 1 Jon Rahm, who’s the reigning US Open champion, sits atop the leaderboard with a one-stroke lead after firing a four-under par 67 in Friday’s second spherical.

“Believe it or not, hit my fair proportion of dangerous pictures right this moment,” the 26-year-old Rahm advised the PGA Tour website. “Much like yesterday [Thursday], I used to be in a position to save a few good ones … Coming into the weekend, I’m undoubtedly going to have to scrub a few these errors up.”

Storm Henri

The Northern Trust is the PGA Tour’s first FedEx Cup playoff occasion.

The FedEx Cup sees participant accrue rating factors all through the season with the highest 125 collaborating in the primary playoff.

The subject is whittled down with a last 70 gamers competing on the Tour Championship in Atlanta in September, the place the FedExCup Champion wins $15 million.

The Northern Trust event’s last spherical on Sunday could possibly be rescheduled to Monday attributable to Storm Henri.

Jordan Spieth watches his shot off the seventh tee in the second round. Spieth's round included two eagles.
Spieth shot a nine-under 62.

“We are intently monitoring Tropical Storm Henri and its potential impacts on The Northern Trust,” stated the PGA TOUR in assertion on its web site on Friday.

“We will consider the monitor of Henri all through the day tomorrow [Saturday] and anticipate to problem the plan and schedule for the ultimate spherical by late afternoon Saturday.

“Henri isn’t presently predicted to have any impact on the forecast for Monday. Depending on the forecasted monitor of the storm, it’s doable that the ultimate spherical could also be rescheduled for Monday,” added the assertion.

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