Matsuyama takes Zozo Championship lead

(AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

CHIBA, Japan (AP) Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama overcame cold temperatures and often steady rain showers to shoot a 2-under 68 Friday and take a one-stroke lead after two rounds of the PGA Tour's Zozo Championship.

Matsuyama, who trailed by a stroke after the first round following a 64 on the par-70, 7,041-yard Narashino Country Club course, had a two-round total of 8-under 132.

Temperatures dropped to as low as 12 degrees Celsius (53 Fahrenheit) late in the second round.


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