Woods, Kuchar cruise past Leishman, Cabrera

Tiger Woods and Matt Kuchar first did the Fresh Prince high five during the Presidents Cup. Now the two are paired together for the first round of the World Challenge, which begins on Dec. 5.

Tiger Woods and Matt Kuchar first did the Fresh Prince high five during the Presidents Cup. Now the two are paired together for the first round of the World Challenge, which begins on Dec. 5.

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Tiger Woods and Matt Kuchar notched the most lopsided victory of the day, a 5-and-4 victory over Marc Leishman and Angel Cabrera.

See how it all unfolded:

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HOLE NO. 1

Tiger splits the fairway with 3-wood and gives the club a little twirl. He then sticks his approach to 13 feet. Kuchar is just inside of that. Cabrera and Leishman can't make their birdie putts, and neither can Tiger. But Kuchar makes his birdie to win the hole.

THRU 1 HOLE: U.S., 1 up

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HOLE NO. 2

Kuchar is in the rough off the tee while Tiger and the two Internationals find the fairway. Tiger then finds the green, as does Cabrera. Tiger misses a 12-footer for birdie, but the Internationals both have 5-footers for par. Cabrera makes his to halve the hole.

THRU 2 HOLES: U.S, 1 up

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HOLE NO. 3

Tiger finds a third straight fairway to start this match, and all except Cabrera are in the fairway at the par-4 third hole. Tiger finds the green before missing a 23-footer for birdie. No one else makes birdie, either, and the hole is halved.

THRU 3 HOLES: U.S., 1 up

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HOLE NO. 4

Tiger misses the green off the tee at the par-3 fourth hole, but manages to get up and down to save par. The other three players make par, as well, and the hole is halved.

THRU 4 HOLES: U.S., 1 up

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HOLE NO. 5

Woods lays up to about 100 yards on the par-5 fifth hole, and after Cabrera makes birdie and Kuchar misses his birdie putt, Woods drains a 5-footer to halve the hole.

THRU 5 HOLES: U.S., 1 up

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HOLE NO. 6

Tiger drains a 9-footer for birdie at the par-4 sixth to win the hole. He delivers a big fist pump after that one.

THRU 6 HOLES: U.S., 2 up

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HOLE NO. 7

After Tiger makes a 15-footer for birdie, Leishman responds with a birdie of his own.

THRU 7 HOLES: U.S., 2 up

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HOLE NO. 8

Leishman makes a second straight birdie, and after Tiger misses a 5-footer for birdie, the Internationals take the par-3 eighth hole.

THRU 8 HOLES: U.S., 1 up

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HOLE NO. 9

With Leishman finding the water with his approach, it's all up to Cabrera on the International side for this hole, the par-4 ninth. Woods and Kuchar are both on the green, although Tiger is up against the collar. After a Cabrera par, Kuchar makes a 25-footer for birdie to win the hole.

THRU 9 HOLES: U.S., 2 up

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HOLE NO. 10

With Tiger in with a two-putt par at the par-4 10th hole, Cabrera misses a short par putt, and the Americans take the hole.

THRU 10 HOLES: U.S., 3 up

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HOLE NO. 11

After Cabrera finds the water with his second shot at the par-5 11th, Tiger finds the water with his third shot. Kuchar and Leishman both find the green in three. After Leishman birdies, Kuchar makes his birdie putt, and the hole is halved.

THRU 11 HOLES: U.S., 3 up

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HOLE NO. 12

Both Americans are inside 10 feet off the tee at the par-3 12th. Cabrera and Leishman can't make their birdie putts, but Woods can, and the Americans take the hole.

THRU 12 HOLES: U.S., 4 up

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HOLE NO. 13

With the other three players in the fairway, Woods finds the left rough with his drive at No. 13. Woods can't find the green with his second shot, but Kuchar drains a birdie putt to put this match at dormie.

THRU 13 HOLES: U.S., 5 up

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HOLE NO. 14

With Tiger in for par and both Internationals having missed the green, Cabrera needs to chip-in for birdie to extend the match, and he leaves it just short.

U.S. WINS, 5 AND 4

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