Phoenix Open (golf)

DeLaet, Donald share lead after 2 rounds at RBC Heritage

Graham DeLaet always loved playing at Harbour Town Golf Links, but rarely got the results he thought he should — until this week.

DeLaet followed up his career-best 6-under 65 in the first round with a 67 on Friday to share the lead with Luke Donald midway through the RBC Heritage.

Donald also shot 67 to reach 10-under 132, two in front of Ian Poulter and Webb Simpson.

Poulter and Simpson each shot 68.

DeLaet was 1 over on his first seven holes of the second round until a birdie on the difficult par-4 eighth hole and an eagle on No. 9, also a par 4 where the Canadian bounced his approach shot into the cup.

DeLaet had never finished better than 14th in...

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