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Rory McIlroy among five tied for lead at Abu Dhabi Championship

Rory McIlroy among five tied for lead at Abu Dhabi Championship

Jordan Spieth paced onto the green and marked one of the six balls on or around the putting surface in near-darkness at the Abu Dhabi Championship on Saturday.

Minutes earlier and on the same 9th hole, Rory McIlroy rummaged — in vain — through one bush, then another, on some wasteland for an errant ball belonging to his playing partner and then-tournament leader, Andy Sullivan.

It was an extraordinary end to a fog-hit, third day's play at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club.

The final day promises to be just as dramatic.

Sullivan made a triple-bogey before the horn sounded to suspend play in the third round, to fall out of the lead he'd held all day and leave a...

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