Sharma hangs onto WGC Mexico lead

WGC Mexico Championship | Shubhankar Sharma keeps hopes alive with two-shot lead

Perez had three birdies in a four-hole stretch and momentarily tied Sharma for the lead.

Hatton tied for third with Rafa Cabrera Bello, who holed a bunker shot for eagle on the opening hole and was among six players who had at least a share of the lead.

But England's Tyrrell Hatton also reached 16 under thanks to birdies on the 12th and 14th and an eagle of his own on the 15th, while playing partner Mickelson birdied the 15th and 16th to make it a three-way tie.

Despite two European Tour victories already this season - in South Africa and Malaysia - it is fair to say a Sharma victory on Sunday would reverberate around the golf world.

"I can't put into words how much this means to me", Mickelson, who had finished fifth, second and sixth in his previous three starts, told Sky Sports. "He hit a handsome tee shot on one, you can tell he can really play", Mickelson said.

India's Shubhankar Sharma will take a two-shot lead into the final day of the WGC-Mexico Championship on Sunday as he attempts to become the first player in 30 years to win on his PGA debut. That will leave him on the bubble at No. 66 in the world for making it back to the next World Golf Championship, the Dell Match Play, in three weeks in Texas. "I wish Phil's putt just would have gone in so I would have felt better about myself".

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From the time he arrived in Mexico for his first World Golf Championship, he has been hitting balls on the range next to Dustin Johnson and Jordan Spieth, and on Saturday he worked up the courage to introduce himself to Phil Mickelson on the putting green. "That's what's exciting and that's what's so fun and that's what I've missed".

The 47-year-old Hall of Famer had not won since the 2013 British Open.

He said, "For me, it's actually nearly like watching TV". "Knowing that I'm able to hit shots and I haven't been doing it, hitting some of the insane shots that I've hit, that's led to a source of frustration".

Third-round leader Nelly Korda parred her last 8 holes in a row. "I don't think that this is the apex or the peak, I think I'm going to continue to get better, I think I'm working on the right things".

"Over the last four-and-a-half years I've been extremely frustrated knowing that I've been able to play at this level and I haven't been doing it", Mickelson conceded.

A victory at the WGC Championship would make Sharma the first debutant to win on the PGA Tour in about three decades.

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