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Uihlein and Mickelson make big moves as Woods's putting improves

(Reuters) – Peter Uihlein narrowly neglected the route document and Phil Mickelson surged into rivalry as Tiger Woods loved his best possible spherical of the Wells Fargo Championship in North Carolina on Saturday.

Uihlein shot a nine-under 62 for an early percentage of the match lead with late-starting in a single day chief Peter Malnati at seven below par.

The previous top-ranked beginner had 5 consecutive birdies from the 5th hollow, then added an eagle and two birdies as he neglected via one Rory McIlroy’s 2015 Quail Hole document.

Mickelson additionally took good thing about softer vegetables to shoot seven-under 64 and transfer right into a tie for 5th at five-under 208.

Woods, who has struggled together with his placing this week, delivered six birdies on Saturday for a three-under 68 to head one-under 212, six strokes off the early lead.

A bogey on the closing, the place Woods three-putted, tempered the enhanced play.

The previous global primary had moved to 4 below with 3 consecutive birdies from the 13th.

He had two bogeys and 3 birdies at the entrance 9 on an afternoon when he narrowly neglected a number of different birdie alternatives.

McIlroy additionally made a transfer with a five-under 66 to face at three-under 210.

The Northern Irishman had 4 birdies in a row earlier than additionally bogeying the general hollow.

Reporting via Gene Cherry in Raleigh, North Carolina; Modifying via Clare Fallon

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