Michael Hoey two behind after superb 65 in Hassan Trophy

Michael Hoey
Michael Hoey

Michael Hoey moved into contention at the weather-affected Hassan Trophy in Morocco after a superb seven-under-par 65 in the third round.

The Belfast player carded an eagle, eight birdies and three bogeys to move up to 10 under.

Hoey lies two shots behind leader Damien McGrane, with the Irishman 12 under after 10 holes.

Mark Murphy is five under, Shane Lowry four under and Gareth Maybin missed the cut on two over.