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
New Ryder Cup captain Luke Donald motivated by ‘bitter’ memories of 2021 defeat
Stenson was stripped of the role for breaking his contract by joining the Saudi-backed LIV Golf series.
The task facing Luke Donald after replacing Henrik Stenson
Stenson was appointed on March 15 and said he was fully committed to a role before signing with the Saudi-backed LIV Golf series.
Tony Finau claims second straight PGA Tour victory
The American won the 3M Open in his previous outing.
Henrik Stenson cushions Ryder Cup blow with £3.6m debut win in LIV Golf
The Swede was stripped of his role as Europe captain after joining the Saudi-backed breakaway tour.
Former Masters champion Bubba Watson becomes latest player to join LIV Golf
The left-hander is currently sidelined by a knee injury and is not expected to play until next season,
Luke Donald tipped to replace Henrik Stenson as Europe’s Ryder Cup captain
The Swede lost the job 127 days after his appointment following his decision to join the LIV Golf series.
Max Homa: Tiger Woods now understands the respect he commands from his peers
Homa has made no secret of his admiration for Woods.
Bernard Gallacher fears Greg Norman is not the man for compromise with LIV Golf
Players who have resigned from the PGA Tour to join LIV Golf will not be eligible for next year’s Ryder Cup.
Brooke Henderson takes two-shot lead into final round of Evian Championship
South Korea’s Ryu So-yeon climbed into outright second place on 15 under.