News for Saturday, August 11, 2012


News 2012 August 11


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Major-weekend struggles uncharted territory for Tiger

Rude on Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods' struggles at Sawgrass and Riviera are well-documented, but this sudden inability to play well on the weekend at a major is his new kryptonite.

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McIlroy in position for something big at PGA

Babineau on Rory McIlroy

Rory McIlroy is tied for the lead at the PGA Championship with a man more than twice his age (Vijay Singh) and is back to playing with his youthful exuberance that made him a wunderkind.

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Notes: Journeyman Lynn making name for himself

PGA Championship notebook

PGA Championship notebook: European Tour journeyman David Lynn is the most surprising man on the leaderboard, but he is a bit surprised that many fans know little about him.

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5 Things: Tiger collapses, Rory rises at Kiawah

5 Things: PGA, Round 3

5 Things: From Tiger Woods' bad start to Rory McIlroy's surge to the top to Adam Scott making some more major noise to weather suspending play until Sunday, it was an eventful day at Kiawah.

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Tiger Tracker: 3rd round to resume Sunday

Round 3, PGA Championship

Tiger Woods didn't start well – 3 over through seven holes – and he's five back of leaders Vijay Singh and Rory McIlroy. But he'll finish his third round Sunday due to bad weather.

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Stricker back in contention with Saturday 67

Miceli on Steve Stricker

Steve Stricker knows what he needs to do for the Ryder Cup, but he has some PGA Championship business to tend to first after a 5-under 67 pushed him back into contention.

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McIlroy makes move, Tiger falls back at PGA

PGA Championship, Round 3

Tiger Woods sputtered, Rory McIlroy seized the moment and there has been a seismic shift on the PGA Championship leaderboard before weather suspended play just before 5 p.m.

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McCabe: Feherty reflects on 'highlight of my career'

McCabe on Feherty

It's been 21 years, but David Feherty still remembers playing in the Ryder Cup at Kiawah.

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Green tops Zhang to reach U.S. Women's Am final

Green secures finals berth

With her dad on the bag and mom watching from back home in Florida, Jaye Marie Green defeated Nicole Zhang, 2 up, to advance to the final of the U.S. Women's Amateur.

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Kiwi Ko downs Jutanugarn, on to Women's Am final

Ko advances to final

World No. 1 amateur Lydia Ko, 15, beat Ariya Jutanugarn on Saturday in the semifinals of the U.S. Women's Amateur. The New Zealander becomes the second-youngest finalist in the history of this event.

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Friday at PGA Championship was simply brutal

McCabe on PGA Friday

From Thomas Aiken's decision to play out in the dark to 41 rounds in the 80s to Michael Hoey's disqualification, Friday at the PGA Championship was historic.

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PGA Championship: Third-round tee times

Round 3, PGA Championship

Take a look at the third-round tee times at the Ocean Course on Kiawah Island, with 72 players making the cut.