Marc Leishman leads as Rory McIlroy slips off pace — BMW Championship

His round of 69 leaves him 15 off the lead - which is held by Marc Leishman - and in joint 50th place in IL.

A five-shot lead does give Leishman some margin for error.

'The game's feeling really good.

He is 51st in the FedEx Cup standings and needs to be in the top 30 to reach next week's Tour Championship, where the victor gets a $10m bonus. It's very easy to have bogeys out there. Leishman, 33, is used to hearing spectators saying "who's that bloke", even in his homeland.

Leishman has never led the first three rounds of a PGA Tour event and came from behind during his two PGA Tour wins; the 2012 Travelers Championship and the Arnold Palmer Invitational earlier this year. "Quite happy with how he's happy because we're on the Presidents Cup team together but saying that, I mean he's going to be very hard to beat tomorrow".

RORY MCILROY'S HOPES of a late FedEx Cup rally continue on a downward spiral, with Round two at the BMW Championship not faring much better for the defending champion following Thursday's slow start.

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The largest margin of victory in a FedExCup Playoffs event is eight strokes, which Tiger Woods accomplished twice (2007 TOUR Championship, 2009 BMW Championship).

Leishman left the world's best players in his wake with a solid if unspectacular three-under-par 68 at Conway Farms in Lake Forest, Illinois. Others included in that mix are Scott Brown, Ryan Moore, Charley Hoffman, Chez Reavie and Matt Kuchar - who each shot a 67 on Saturday - and Patrick Cantlay (70). That dropped him from two shots off of Leishman's pace to five shots back, into a tie for second with Rickie Fowler. "That's a good formula for success, and it's going to be tough tomorrow".

The third-round leader/co-leader has won the last three consecutive years (Billy Horschel/2014, Jason Day/2015, Dustin Johnson/2016) at the BMW Championship.

"Confidence is high and hopefully I can just ride the wave", Leishman told reporters.

He had previously made three straight birdies at holes 8-10 and got back on the birdie train with a tap in birdie at the par-four 12th.

The Australian world No.9 aced the 189-yard par-3 17th at Conway Farms in Chicago en route to a six-under-par 65 on Friday.


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