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Rod Pampling leads by one shot at PGA Tour event in Las Vegas

Rod Pampling leads by one shot at PGA Tour event in Las Vegas

Rod Pampling followed an opening 11-under-par 60 with a 68 on Friday to keep the lead in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. 

The 47-year-old Australian rebounded from two early bogeys to get to 14-under 128 at TPC Summerlin in Las Vegas. He won the last of his two PGA Tour titles in 2006 at Bay Hill. 

“The hole looked really big yesterday,” Pampling said. “I started out today and I didn't think they'd cut them (the greens) early on. I changed ball markers, and I knew I was playing good, so I just kind of threw out a new vibe, and it started to work. I knew it wasn't bad, it's just like it happened, so just let it go. Corrected myself and...

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