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Tiger Woods of the United States hits a shot on the ninth hole during Round One of the 94th PGA Championship at the Ocean Course on August 9, 2012 in Kiawah Island, South Carolina.
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KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — The breakthrough moment Thursday wasn’t just the sun shining over Kiawah Island. It was Carl Pettersson breaking 70 for the first time in 21 tries at the PGA Championship to take the lead, Rory McIlroy flashing that boyish smile and bashing tee shots.
And yes, even John Daly showing there might be another cycle left in that up-and-down career.
Pettersson, a winner earlier this year in South Carolina down the coast at Hilton Head, got the best of the weather on a steamy day on the Ocean Course and didn’t waste the opportunity. He made three birdies in four holes, never dropped a shot and wound up with a 6-under 66 for a one-shot lead.
McIlroy, Gary Woodland, Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano of Spain and Alex Noren of ...
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Carl Pettersson was given a two-shot penalty in the final round of the PGA Championship because a leaf moved on the opening hole.
Pettersson, three shots out of the lead to start the final round Sunday, drove just inside a hazard on the first hole. He made sure he could touch the grass with his club, as long as he didn't ground the club. He played out to the middle of the green...
We thought that there was a chance that Rory McIlroy was going to one day be the best golfer in the world, or at least be able to make a pretty solid claim for that title. When he was 21 years old, he looked to be ready to take the first step toward golf immortality in Augusta by winning the Masters. Through 63 holes, it was McIlroy's tournament. The youngster had to be seeing...
Rory McIlroy walked away with the final major in 2012 by winning the PGA Championship by eight strokes. McIlroy’s final score was -13, his victory was the largest margin in the history of the tournament. It’s been an inconsistent 2012 campaign for McIlroy, but he couldn’t have asked for a better finish. 2012 PGA Championship [...]
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KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. -- Right down to his red shirt, Rory McIlroy looked every bit the part of golf's next star in another command performance at the PGA Championship. McIlroy validated his record-setting U.S. Open win last year by blowing away the field Sunday at Kiawah Island. One last birdie from 25 feet on the 18th hole gave him a 6-under 66 for an eight-shot victory, breaking...
Kiawah Island, S.C. -- He's a dozen majors behind, but Rory McIlroy is also one major closer to Tiger Woods than he was a week ago.
And he is already drawing the inevitable comparisons.
"I've won my second major championship at the same age as he did," McIlroy said, although that wasn't exactly accurate. He is, in fact, three months younger than Woods was...
Kiawah Island, S.C. - He isn't leading, but he might as well be.
As Ernie Els said, "A one shot lead isn't really a lead, because a guy can birdie one hole and your lead is gone."
Rory McIlroy is close enough to the lead to have everyone's attention. And if continues to play as he did on Thursday, he could run away from the rest of the PGA Championship field...
Rory McIlroy won his second career major in dominating fashion Sunday winning the PGA Championship Tournament from The Ocean Course in Kiawah Island, South Carolina.
McIlroy capitalized on his 67 third round with a 66 Sunday and didn’t have a bogey in the final round of play. In addition McIlroy’s eight stroke victory surpassed Jack Nicklaus in 1980 for the largest margin of...
Rory McIlroy has gone from being a rookie in the Ryder Cup to a marked man at Medinah.
McIlroy is the first European in nearly 20 years to go into the Ryder Cup as the No. 1 player in the world, although the star power of this 23-year-old from Northern Ireland is defined by much more than a computer ranking. He already has won two majors, with a record score in the U.S. Open last...
For the first time in a dozen years, Tiger Woods has started three straight majors with a round in the 60s.
Nothing less was going to suffice Thursday in the PGA Championship.
In steamy weather, with virtually no wind along the Atlantic shore, Woods ran off three straight birdies around the turn at Kiawah Island and kept the round from turning ugly by getting up-and-down for bogey...
Carl Pettersson broke 70 for the first time in 21 tries at the
PGA Championship on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead, with Rory
McIlroy and even John Daly among those hot on his tail after the
Call it the Snore by the Shore. Twenty-one years after the Ocean Course at Kiawah Island brought the world's greatest players to their knees at the...
With barely a zephyr blowing and the heat index just this side of a Calcutta clay oven, the first day of the 94th PGA Championship was about endurance.
Some big names did well with both, including Tiger Woods, who for the third straight time started a major well, opening with a 3-under 69.
Indeed, it was the first time since 2000 that Woods has opened with a round...
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