Posted March 02, 2013 on AP on Fox
PLAYERS: Darren Fichardt
Darren Fichardt stormed into a four-way share of the lead with an 8-under-par 64 in the third round of the Tshwane Open on Saturday. Almost two hours of play were lost in mid-afternoon when a thunderstorm forced players from the Els Club course at the Copperleaf Golf Estate. When play resumed, Fichardt, who's looking for a second straight Race to Dubai success, birdied his closing three holes in a round that was just one shot shy of the course record. Fichardt, who lives 10 minutes from the course, moved to a 16-under total with Chilean Mark Tullo (67) and fellow South Africans Charl Coetzee (68) and Dawie Van Der Walt (67). ''I'm really chuffed with how I finished up,'' said Fichardt, who was on the 15th green when play was halted. ''The delay made me settle down and just think about things. I had about 20 minutes to read the line and then I made that putt and finished with three good birdies. ''My putter obviously got hotter as I was sit...
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