Cameron Smith owns the solo lead at 8 under after two rounds at the Memorial Tournament in Muirfield Village. The Aussie will be looking to add his third title of the year, as he successfully held off Jon Rahm at the Tournament of Champions and golf’s strongest field at The Players Championship in March.
This time, he hopes to maintain his low margin on a mixed crop of newcomers and PGA Tour veterans. Both Cameron Young and Davis Riley are adrift and well positioned to earn their first career victory on golf’s biggest stage as both rookies have become accustomed to topping the leaderboards over the weekend when PGA Tour events.
Rory McIlroy, who was last seen finishing in the top 10 at the 2022 PGA Championship, is just one stroke behind them and three ahead of Smith. With impressive play over the past month, the four-time Major Championship winner has been held without a trophy since last October despite his high level of play.
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