After Delays, American Xander Schauffele Leads, McIlroy Finds Form in 2nd Round of Olympic Men's Golf


A strong 2nd round showing saw USA’s Xander Schauffele shoot up the leaderboard.

Schauffele took a one-stroke lead at 11-under after a second-round 63.

The round was hampered by repeated weather delays and eventually suspended. The second round will resume Saturday at 7:45 am local time.

Viewers can watch Round 2 starting at 6:30 p.m. ET on the Golf Channel and streaming live on

The full schedule for streaming coverage of Olympic golf can be found here

Austria’s Sepp Straka, ranked No. 40 of the 60-person field, led at 8-under par after one round.

Despite boasting a roster that includes four of the world’s top 12 golfers, no one from Team USA sat inside the top 10 after one round. 

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