Justin Thomas scored the second consecutive second in the third round of the Warkade Charity Open in Dublin to take the lead from Colin Morikawa.
Thomas was the only player to reach the final round of the Thomas Tournament through 54 holes at the Moorfield Village Golf Club, which ended with a two-stroke lead over Norwegian Victor Holland.
COVID-19 interrupted season You are still a PGA Tour event but lost the cut at the Touring Championship last month. The key to catching Morikawa is the key.
Thomas has to defend 22-year-old upstart Howland, who won the Puerto Rico Open in February and has not been in the top 25 in any of the tournaments since his return from the Coronavirus system.