Belgian star Thomas Pieters was denied the outright lead through two rounds at the World Super 6 Perth after a late error.
Even if he does not go on to win the World Super 6 Perth, Miguel Tabuena can comfort himself with a place in the record books.
The European Tour has announced changes to its end-of-season tournaments, with huge incentives in place for competitors.
Having been disqualified from the Saudi International for "serious misconduct", Sergio Garcia expressed his regret and a desire to move on.
David Law carded a six-under-par 66 to be 18 under overall for his maiden European Tour title in Geelong, Victoria.
Open champion Francesco Molinari will not return to action until the WGC-Mexico Championship after illness ruled him out the Genesis Open.
Australian Wade Ormsby birdied the final hole to sign for a two-under-par 70 on Saturday, giving him a two-shot advantage.
A whole host of players are in contention to win the Vic Open in Geelong, but it is Nick Flanagan and Jason Scrivener who lead the way.
James Nitties was anything but all at sea on the Beach Course as he made history in the first round of the Vic Open.
A run of nine straight birdies at the Vic Open saw Australian James Nitties equal a world record.