Gary Player reeled off three straight birdies on the back nine Saturday for a 6-under-par 65 and a

Golfrounduptwo-shot lead after two rounds of the $460,000 Royal Caribbean Classic seniors tournament.

Player enters Sunday's final round of the 54-hole event over the par-71 6,715-yard Links at Key Biscayne course at 10-under-par 132.

Chi Chi Rodriguez shot a 3-under Saturday to stand at 134. Al Geiberger stood alone at 135 after shooting 65. Tom Shaw also shot a 65 to tie Crampton, Simon Hobday , Bob Charles and defending champion Lee Trevino at 136, four shots off Player's pace.

And at Lake Worth, Fla., Meg Mallon shot a 3-under-par 69 and a two-stroke lead entering the final round of the $400,000 LPGA Classic.

Betsy King remained two strokes behind, shooting 69.