WGC-Accenture Match Play R2
Collated results in the second round of the WGC – Accenture Match Play Championship, Ritz-Carlton GC, Dove Mountain, Marana, USA
(USA unless stated):
Sergio Garcia (Spa) bt Bill Haas 3&1
Rickie Fowler bt Jimmy Walker 1 up
Victor Dubuisson (Fra) bt Peter Hanson (Swe) 3&1
Bubba Watson bt Jonas Blixt (Swe) 2 up
Jason Day (Aus) bt Billy Horschel 1 up (22 holes)
George Coetzee bt Patrick Reed (Rsa) 1 up (21 holes)
Matt Kuchar bt Ryan Moore 1 up
Jordan Spieth bt Thomas Bjorn (Den) 5&4
Harris English bt Rory McIlroy (NIrl) 1 up (19 holes)
Jim Furyk bt Charl Schwartzel (Rsa) 3&2
Hunter Mahan bt Richard Sterne (Rsa) 2 up
Graeme McDowell (NIrl) bt Hideki Matsuyama (Jpn) 1 up
Louis Oosthuizen bt Henrik Stenson (Swe) 4&3
Webb Simpsonbt Brandt Snedeker 4&3
Ernie Els (Rsa) bt Justin Rose (Eng) 1 up (20 holes)
Jason Dufner bt Matteo Manassero (Ita) 2&1
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The tournament sees men, women and golfers with disabilities competing on the same course at the same time.
Tiger Woods backs up Rory McIlroy and says LIV Golf boss Greg Norman ‘has to go’
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Tiger Woods withdraws from Hero World Challenge due to foot problem
The former world number one has not played since the Open Championship in July.
Tiger Woods to partner son Charlie in next month’s PNC Championship
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I want to fulfil my dreams – Adam Scott in no mood to lower expectations
Scott is seeking a third Australian PGA Championship title this week in his native Queensland.
Nicolas Colsaerts named a vice-captain for Europe’s Ryder Cup team
The Belgian joins Thomas Bjorn and Edoardo Molinari on Luke Donald’s staff.
Ireland’s Ancient East: Golf attractions alongside stunning beauty of Kildare
Ireland has a rich mix of tourist attractions across its varied and beautiful terrain.
Rory McIlroy crowned top golfer in Europe despite Jon Rahm claiming Dubai title
The Spaniard’s two-shot victory over England’s Tyrrell Hatton and Sweden’s Alex Noren was his third in six years at Jumeirah Golf Estates.
Leona Maguire shoots day’s best to tie Lydia Ko in chasing LPGA’s largest prize
Maguire is chasing her second title while Ko is close to claiming her second straight LPGA Tour player of the year.
Rory McIlroy edges ahead of Matt Fitzpatrick in race to be European number one
McIlroy’s third round of 65 at the DP World Tour Championship put him back ahead of his rival in the rankings.