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Severe weather causes delay of U.S. Senior Open 3rd round

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Overnight storms in Omaha, Neb., caused officials to delay the third round of the U.S. Senior Open, and another round of storms caused a nearly three-hour suspension of play Saturday afternoon.

Players were pulled from the Omaha Country Club at 1:49 p.m. CT, shortly after Jim Furyk had buried a pair of birdies to give himself a three-shot lead over the rest of the field at 6 under.

Play resumed at 4:44 p.m. CT.

Tee times were originally pushed up in hopes of avoiding bad weather — which eventually came to pass — but the start had to ultimately be pushed back because of course damage sustained overnight.

–Field Level Media

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