News for Saturday, May 4, 2013


News 2013 May 4


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5 Things: Mickelson, Watney lead in Charlotte

A shank and an O.B. ball. We saw both of those on the back nine Saturday at the Wells Fargo Championship, and they came from the co-leaders. Nick Watney and Phil Mickelson are tied at 8-under 208 after the third round at Quail Hollow Club. Here are 5 Things you need to know from the third round.

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Rude: Rory McIlroy loses confidence in his putter

Rory McIlroy surely has had better birthdays. It’s not just that he made a double bogey and three bogeys in a sloppy 73 in the Wells Fargo Championship third round. His overcast day was darkened by the instrument known as the flat stick.

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Baldry: No shortage of great champions at Kingsmill

History tells us that only the brightest stars win the Kingsmill Championship. There are no one-off winners here. No one-hit wonders. All seven Kingsmill champions have won majors. Three are in the Hall of Fame.

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Wells Fargo Championship: Tee times, Round 4

Tee times for the final round of the Wells Fargo Championship. Tee times are moved up due to inclement weather moving into the Charlotte, N.C. area on Sunday.

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How it happened: Mickelson, Watney tied for lead

As play comes to end an end Saturday, Phil Mickelson and Nick Watney are co-leaders heading into the final round on Sunday at 8 under par. See how it happened with our Wells Fargo Championship Tour Tracker.