The U.S. leads the Presidents Cup, 12 1/2 to 9 1/2, entering the 12 Sunday singles matches. That means it’s not over, not quite.
Sunday singles parings at Harding Park.
So into the cool, calm air went Angel Cabrera’s drive at the short, par-4 13th, a powerful swipe that was going right, right, right . . . and then where?
Tiger Woods and Steve Stricker became the first partnership in the Presidents Cup to go 4-0, winning twice Saturday behind an improbable rally by Woods and the pure putting of Stricker.
Rachel Morris took the first-round lead at the Ping Invitational with a 2-over 74. Defending champ Victoria Tanco is just a shot back.
Jim Liu and Emiliano Grillo (pictured) took the first-round lead Saturday at the Ping Invitational. They are tied at 3-under 69.
You just know that under his breath, Tiger Woods was saying, “Great. Where was that at Hazeltine?”
Talk about your turn-arounds.
Tiger Woods has had more success individually than in team competition. But Saturday at Harding Park, Woods stole the show.
Led by Tiger Woods, Team USA took a 10-7 lead over the Internationals after winning three of five foursomes matches Saturday morning.
Saturday afternoon four-balls pairings at the Presidents Cup
Something to keep an eye on at the Presidents Cup: Word out of the International camp is that Angel Cabrera, who sat out the Saturday morning foursomes, has his eye on one particular guy for the Sunday singles.
Funny thing about confidence, and how it can disappear or spread.
Ross McGowan has shot a 12-under 60 to take a seven-shot lead after the third round of the Madrid Masters.
We are not sure if the Presidents Cup rules include anything about being out of uniform, but if they do, Phil Mickelson could be in some trouble.
Justin Leonard took a while to cool down after missing a 3-foot putt that cost the Americans a point in the opening session of the Presidents Cup.