Watson soars for third Travelers' triumph

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"But quickly, I also remembered that the golf tournament was on the line and it would mean a lot more to me to win the Travelers Championship than to shoot a 59".

Casey started the day with a four-shot cushion over his closest rival, American Russell Henley, but a birdie at the first hole was the Englishman's only one the entire day as his swing deserted him.

Spieth finished the day with a 1-under-par 69 to reach 4-under for the tournament, well off the 12-under and subsequent playoff victory over Daniel Berger he enjoyed here past year.

Bryan tee shot went 238 yards to the left side of the fairway and his chip went 25 yards to the green where he had a two-putt for bogey, bringing Bryan to even for the round. This put Bryan at 1 under for the round.

Henley is in second after a three-under 67. This moved Bryan to 2 under for the round. "I was thinking about playing golf".

It may not have been like the epic shot from Jordan Spieth past year, but the excitement grew among the fans as Watson moved into first place.

Bubba Watson overcame a six-stroke deficit to win his third Travelers Championship title, shooting a 7-under 63 on Sunday for a three-stroke victory at TPC River Highlands.

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Watson took a while to reel in Casey, finally doing so with a 10-foot birdie at the 15th hole.

JB Holmes holed out from 142 yards for a rare eagle at the 14th as he raced home in 30 to return a 65 and get to 11 under alongside Anirban Lahiri, who matched Holmes' inward - and overall - score with the highlight being a stunning eagle at 13 after he drilled a 210-yard second to within a few inches of the hole. Behind them were four-time major victor Rory McIlroy as well as two Americans, Brian Harman and Peter Malnati, at 6-under. He was tied for 15th at 8 under.

Watson joins four-time champion Billy Casper as the only two players to win the Travelers Championship more than two times. He is eight under for the tournament.

Bjerregaard had eight birdies, a double bogey and a bogey to finish on 5-under 211 - jumping 23 places and joining local favorites Martin Kaymer and Maximilian Kieffer, England's Chris Paisley and Aaron Rai, and Australia's Scott Hend at the top of the leaderboard. That tied for the second-best front nine in the tournament's history. Five of the last six PGA Tour Players of the Year have won at least one major to go along with multiple wins.

The third round belonged to Casey, who shot a 62 to finish Saturday's play at 16-under par.

First-round leader Gaby Lopez followed her opening 63 with a 75 to drop to 4 under, where the group tied for 43rd included fellow former University of Arkansas star Stacy Lewis (72).

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