The Players’ Championship 2019 final round: live!

Two putts for McIlroy on 1, and that’s a solid enough start. Rory has some demons to conquer today: his Sunday performances when entering the final round in the top two have been dismal of late. Since 2016, he’s gone into battle like this eight times; he’s not won once, and he’s +4 overall, with an average round of 71.8. He’ll need to do an awful lot better today.

The final pairing are on the course. Jon Rahm and Tommy Fleetwood both batter drives down the middle of the 1st fairway. Fleetwood is using an Open Championship umbrella today, perhaps procured from his home course of Birkdale a couple of years ago. Up on the green, Day duffs his chip out of the cabbage to the right of the green. He does pretty well to get up and down to limit the damage to bogey. He drops to -11.

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