Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/15/14

SHENZHEN, CHINA - NOVEMBER 26: Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland looks on during the Fourballs on the first day of the Omega Mission Hills World Cup on the Olazabal course on November 25, 2009 in Shenzhen, China. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)
Graeme McDowell didn't let up on Saturday afternoon at the Tiger Woods World Challenge, following his tournament-best 6-under-par 66 on Friday with a 4-under 68 to take a two-shot lead into Sunday's final round. Here are Five Things to take away from Saturday at Sherwood Country Club: 1. Perfect 10? Graeme McDowell let the world know about his upcoming 10-week vacation -- don't we all wish we could get a 10-week break? -- and now he is 18 holes from leaving the golf world with something to remember. Much like he did on Friday, McDowell took control early with birdies at Nos. 2 and 4 and would add two more on Nos. 9 and 11 for a bogey-free, 4-under 68 to take a two-shot lead over Keegan Bradley heading into the final round. McDowell has not won a tournament since winning the World Challenge in 2010, a year that he also won the US Open at Pebble Beach. McDowell is also five clear of Tiger Woods and Bo Van Pelt. "If I was to get the job done (Sunday) I may have to stay an extra...
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