Fellow Lefty Mike Weir Leads Phil Mickelson In Virginia

Wes Brief, Jr. watches his drive within the first gap in the course of the second spherical of Dominion Power Charity Traditional golf event at The Nation Membership of Virginia in Richmond, Va., Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020. (Daniel Sangjib Min/Richmond Instances-Dispatch through AP)

The opposite lefthanded, 50yearold former Masters champion was on high after a protracted Saturday at The Nation Membership of Virginia.

RICHMOND, Va.: The opposite left-handed, 50-year-old former Masters champion was on high after a protracted Saturday at The Nation Membership of Virginia.

Whereas Phil Mickelson obtained a lot of the consideration going into the Dominion Power Charity Traditional as he tries to open his senior profession with consecutive victories, Mike Weir was a little bit higher on a 36-hole day after rain washed out play Friday. The Canadian shot 68-63 to succeed in 13 below and take a three-stroke lead over Mickelson.

Mickelson shot 68-66. He received his PGA Tour Champions debut at Ozarks Nationwide in August.

Weir received the 2003 Masters for the largest of his eight PGA Tour titles.

Fellow main champion Retief Goosen was third at eight below with Brandt Jobe. They every shot 68-68.

Bernhard Langer, the first-round chief after a 67, was 7 below with Wes Brief Jr. (69-68) after a second-round 70.

Ernie Els, the 50-year-old former main champion coming off his second victory of the season final week in North Carolina, shot 72-66 to get to six below.

Jim Furyk, one other 50-year-old former main champion who received in his first two senior begins, was 5 below after rounds of 71 and 68 alongside Mickelson and defending champion Miguel Angel Jimnez.

Jimnez was 1 below, taking pictures 74-69.

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