CIMB Classic R1
Collated first round scores in the USPGA Tour CIMB Classic, Kuala Lumpur G&CC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
(USA unless stated, par 72):
63 Ryan Moore
65 Keegan Bradley
66 Sergio Garcia (Spa)
67 Chris Kirk, Kiradech Aphibarnrat (Tha), Chris Stroud, Rory Sabbatini (Rsa), Boo Weekley
68 K J Choi (Kor), Martin Laird (Sco), Gary Woodland
69 Charley Hoffman, Shiv Kapur (Ind), Nicholas Thompson, Charles Howell III
70 Hideki Matsuyama (Jpn), Richard H. Lee, Wade Ormsby (Aus), Stewart Cink, Camilo Villegas (Col)
71 Phil Mickelson, D.A. Points, Jerry Kelly, Kevin Stadler, Russell Henley, Lucas Glover, John Huh, Rickie Fowler, Harris English
72 Brendon De Jonge, Retief Goosen (Rsa), Brian Gay, David Hearn (Can), Graham Delaet (Can), Jonas Blixt (Swe), Kevin Streelman, Bill Haas, Marc Leishman (Aus), Matthew Every, Gaganjeet Bhullar (Ind), Bo Van Pelt, Billy Horschel, Tim Clark (Rsa)
73 Jeff Overton, Martin Flores, Kyle Stanley, Scott Stallings, David Lingmerth (Swe), Rashid Ismail Md (Mal), Kevin Chappell, Matthew Jones (Aus), Aaron Baddeley (Aus), Bryce Molder
74 Berry Henson, Brendan Steele, Nicholas Fung (Mal), Scott Hend (Aus), John Rollins, Prayad Marksaeng (Tha), Jimmy Walker, Roberto Castro, Josh Teater, Anirban Lahiri (Ind), Patrick Reed
75 Nick Watney, Michael Thompson, Daniel Summerhays, Siddikur Rahman (Ban), David Lynn (Eng)
76 Ryan Palmer, Ernie Els (Rsa)
77 Scott Brown, John Merrick
78 Bubba Watson
79 Brian Davis (Eng), Cameron Tringale
80 Seuk-hyun Baek (Kor), Sang-moon Bae (Kor)
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Ryder Cup setback fired up Wentworth winner Billy Horschel
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Billy Horschel emulates Arnold Palmer as American winner of BMW PGA Championship
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European captain Padraig Harrington is facing a major selection headache.
Lee Westwood questions the structure of Europe’s Ryder Cup qualifying system
Kiradech Aphibarnrat added a 68 to his opening 64 at Wentworth to post a halfway total of 12 under par and lead by one from England’s Laurie Canter.