Matt Fitzpatrick Has 5-Stroke Lead at Nordea Masters

June 4, 2016

STOCKHOLM (AP) – Matthew Fitzpatrick takes a five-stroke lead into the final round of the Nordea Masters, ahead of defending champion Alex Noren of Sweden and Belgium’s Nicolas Colsaerts.

The Englishman, who started with an overnight three-shot advantage, had five birdies in his round of 68 at Bro Hof Slott club for an overall 15-under 201.

The 2011 tournament winner Noren (67) had three birdies in his first seven holes, while Colsaerts (70) turned in an opening 33.