José Mourinho: 12 matches, 10 wins, 9 clean sheets: we're not bad
'Stand for National Anthem' Petition Started by Trump
Jose's injury update after win over Benfica
Draymond Green Says He'll Be 'Fine' After Knee Injury vs. Rockets
PGA Tour rookie Tyler Duncan keeps lead at Safeway Open
10 October 2017, 12:30 | Ken Black
Live blog 2017 Safeway Open Round 1 Robert Laberge Getty Images
Brendan Steele stayed as focused and poised and as sharp as possible, keeping his hands tight and confidently on the clubs. Steele, who finished at 15-under par for the tournament, has now won three PGA Tour events in his career with the first being the 2011 Valero Texas Open.
"I'm proud of the way I played today". "This place is so great to me".
But he rallied to card a six-under round of 66 with three birdies and an eagle in his last five holes to sit at 13 under and is 7/1 - alongside Chesson Hadley and Tony Finau.
Steele began the final round in a tie for third place, trailing 54-hole leader Tyler Duncan by two strokes. Phil Mickelson, whose management company runs the event, is playing for the second straight year.
Steele had a big season previous year.
Making his second career PGA Tour start, Duncan leads by a stroke from defending championBrendan Steele.
Steele didnt miss a green in regulation. That was about as hard as it can play out there.
Finau, who briefly led until a double-bogey at the 14th, also picked up a shot at the last to match Steele's 69, with Mickelson mixing five birdies with three bogeys on his way to a closing 70. After pars on 16 and 17, Finau had a 40-foot eagle putt on the 18th and settled for birdie and a 69. He called it a brutal wind, with lots of holes playing directly into the wind, with lots of uncomfortable shots.
"It (winning) really was a good springboard for me a year ago", Steele said. "It was still pretty cool". He had a back-nine 30 with six birdies. Mickelson remains winless since the 2013 Open Championship.
"My main goal previous year was to make it to the Tour Championship and unfortunately I came up a little bit short". I had a really good ball-striking day.
Mickelson, who finished eighth here previous year, is seeking a first win since the 2013 Open Championship.
Hadley finished with a 73.
On a leaderboard filled with unfamiliar names as numerous tour's top players take a break, Chesson Hadley, who fired a course record 61 in the second round, was one shot behind Duncan after a 70.
Andrew Landry (69) and Bud Cawley (74) tied for seventh at 278.
Saudi Arabia agrees to buy Russian S-400 air defense system
Saudi king at airport, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dimitriy Rogozin and Russian Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov welcomed. Now after the United States began working more closely with Israel, Saudi Arabia has started expanding its worldwide ties".
How hurricanes could distort September jobs numbers
Among the major worker groups , the unemployment rates for adult men (3.9 percent) and Blacks (7.0 percent) declined in September. The job losses were so substantial that it caused the number of jobs across the entire US economy to shrink by 33,000 last month.
Erdogan says Turkey backing FSA move on Idlib
He later resurfaced in northern Syria as the commander of a group of foreign fighters and became a senior leader within IS. Many of mercenaries came from the former Soviet Union, Tunisia and Egypt, according to the ministry.
Olympics: IOC suspends Brazilian national Olympic body
The two are being charged with corruption and money-laundering in what is being called Operation Unfair Play. The COB in Rio de Janeiro said it did not immediately have any comment to make when contacted by Reuters.