29 Jul '16, 10pm

The ultimate momentum player, Henrik Stenson tends to play his best golf in bunches

The ultimate momentum player, Henrik Stenson tends to play his best golf in bunches

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. -- No player on the planet is hotter than Henrik Stenson. In his last three-and-a-half starts, the super Swede is a cumulative 50 strokes under par with two wins, including one claret jug. On Friday, he shot a second straight 67 to sit near the top of the leader board at Baltusrol Golf Club, where for the second time in as many starts he is poised to make a run at a major championship. “I'm very happy to be able to follow up the success at Troon with a couple of strong rounds here and be in good position,” Stenson said. “You're not winning anything on a Thursday and a Friday, but you can put yourself in the wrong direction early days.” Lately, he has done everything right. It’s not the first time, either. The 40-year-old fifth-ranked player in the world tends to play his best golf in bunches. In 2013, Stenson finished second at the Open Championship, seco...

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