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Tiger Woods tied for
lead at Doral

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:BuckeyeRon, 3/7/2013 9:34:28 PM

Doral, Fla.—Tiger Woods was on his game, and so were most of the world best golfers Thursday in the Cadillac Championship. Except for the world´s No. 1 player. Woods made nine birdies on the Blue Monster at Doral for a six-under-par 66 that put him in a five-way share of the lead with Masters champion Bubba Watson, former U.S. Open champion Graeme McDowell, Sergio Garcia and Freddie Jacobson. This World Golf Championship lived up to its name, with Phil Mickelson, Steve Stricker and Hunter Mahan among those one shot behind. But it was another rough day for Rory McIlroy.

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Traffic jam at the top, but Tiger was first in the clubhouse with the lead, for a change...one round down and three more to go...

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Muncsdad, 3/7/2013 10:30:32 PM     (No. 9214106)

ABT

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Safari Man, 3/8/2013 1:43:55 AM     (No. 9214227)

Woods is a disgrace. An embarassment to all Americans and the game of golf.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: civilservant, 3/8/2013 6:46:38 AM     (No. 9214350)

Amen #2. He epitomizes all that is warped about our culture.
Winning isn´t everything; it is also HOW you play the game.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: fca, 3/8/2013 11:10:51 AM     (No. 9214996)

About 11 percent support Tiger ?

Cheated the fans , fellow players, and the sport by using human growth hormones ?

plus a jerk to families with young children by throwing F - bombs and throwing his clubs.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: BuckeyeRon, 3/8/2013 4:08:52 PM     (No. 9215482)

In the meantime, #4, Tiger is 2 clear of the field thru the 11th hole of round 2, at -12, with Graeme thru 17 2 shots back and Phil, who was tied with Tiger until moments ago, 3 back thru 16...lot´s of golf yet to go, but it´s gonna be a great weekend of golf with the big boys going toe-to-toe...

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Hazymac, 3/8/2013 4:30:57 PM     (No. 9215511)

Now that´s a leaderboard!

Three years ago Tiger terribly disappointed golf fans when his predilection for banging porn stars and cocktail waitresses came to light. He paid a heavy financial and personal price for his serial infidelity to his wife. I suspect that he has learned a lesson.

But professional golf is stronger with Tiger firing on all eight cylinders. In years past other pros had to become better players in order to challenge Tiger (same as Nicklaus before him), and they did. There are others I cheer for over him, mainly because he lost my respect for him as a person, but I have no ill will toward him. Indeed, I still think that, objectively, he´s the best golfer I have ever seen. Privately, my hero (Big Jack) might feel the same way. It´s the health of the sport that we all want. Having a true Alpha player (or a few) brings viewers, sponsors, and junior players with dreams of glory.

If you want to follow a particular player or group shot by shot, the Shot Tracker link will allow you to do that.

http://www.worldgolfchampionships.com/cadillac-championship/shottracker.html#/

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