John Senden

Blixt-Smith Team Having Fun Leading Zurich Classic

Jonas Blixt of Sweden and Cameron Smith of Australia apparently are enjoying playing as teammates too much to be unsettled by wind gusts reaching 36 miles per hour.

The pair extended their bogey-free run to three rounds in the new team format at the Zurich Classic at Avondale, La., deftly adjusting to winds that unsettled many other PGA Tour pros and posting a 4-under 68 Saturday to widen their lead to four strokes.

"It's like going back to playing as a kid," the 33-year-old Blixt said. "I don't feel like there's any stress at all out there."

Alternating shots on Saturday, as teams did in the first round, the Blixt-Cameron partnership posted four...

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