The BMW PGA Championship will be Martin Kaymer's seventh tournament in eight weeks -- arguably a hot stretch, as it includes a Players Championship win. He must fight off several contenders, however, and perhaps fatigue too.
Cool temperatures and windy conditions again made scoring difficult early Friday at the Valspar Championship. But things heated up in the afternoon, including Robert Garrigus, who shot 5-under 66 to take a three-shot lead.
No. 5 Gary Player bracket seed Luke Donald takes on Matteo Manassero at 1:15 p.m. EST in the first round of the WGC-Accenture Match Play, with Donald chasing his first PGA Tour victory since the 2012 Transitions Championship nearly two years ago.
Matteo Manassero will play alongside Rickie Fowler and Hunter Mahan on Thursday at 9:23 a.m. EDT. The young European star stopped by the media center on Wednesday, and had this preview of what he sees in front of him at Muirfield.
Matteo Manassero has a baby face that appears better suited for the school yard than the golf course, he removes his hat on command, thanks everyone for everything, and nods hellos to nearly everyone in sight.