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Graeme McDowell's second 67 opens a three-shot lead at HSBC Champions
Graeme McDowell's second 67 opens a three-shot lead at HSBC Champions

The HSBC Champions has a familiar look to Graeme McDowell, with a few exceptions. He goes into the weekend at Shanghai's Sheshan International in contention for a World Golf Championship, with Ian Poulter and a big-hitting American alongside. Only, now, the American is Masters champion Bubba Watson -- not Dustin Johnson, who overpowered the course on his way to victory last year. And at least this time, McDowell has the lead. McDowell leaned on a hot putter to carry him to another five-under-par 67 on Friday. That gave him a three-shot lead over Poulter, with Watson and Hiroshi Iwata of Japan right behind. Johnson is on a “voluntary leave” for what he described as...

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