Mar 22 (OPTA) - Scores from the PGA Tour WGC- Dell Match Play on Wednesday -7 Hideki Matsuyama (Japan) 60 -6 Zach Johnson (USA) 65 Matt Kuchar (USA) 65 Bubba Watson (USA) 49 -5 Alexander Noren (Sweden) 54 Peter Uihlein (USA) 59 -4 Rory McIlroy (Northern Ireland) 60 Yusaku Miyazato (Japan) 63 Francesco Molinari (Italy)
March 21 (Reuters) - World number one Dustin Johnson and four-time major winner Rory McIlroy suffered surprise defeats on Wednesday as the WGC-Dell Match Play got off to a typically unpredictable start in Texas.
Rory McIlroy starts cold, finishes hot and still loses opening match to Peter Uihlein
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No. 1 Dustin Johnson is among 11 higher seeds to lose on opening day of WGC-Dell Match Play.
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Sergio Garcia got creative when taking his shot from a cart path during the first round of the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play.
Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy loses his opening match against Peter Uihlein in the World Golf Championships.
Justin Thomas beats Luke List, who had to putt with a wedge for the last 11 holes.
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What an incredible shot.
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Justin Thomas and Luke List meet again, this time with a lot less at stake at the Match Play
Jordan Spieth hopeful that Match Play will give him the spark he wants going to Augusta
From a Golf Channel press release.ORLANDO, Fla. – The PGA TOUR returns to Florida this week for the Valspar Championship as Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy make their first appearances in the event, joined by a strong international field featuring Jordan Spieth, Sergio Garcia and defending champion Adam Hadwin. Show More Summary
March 21 (Reuters) - Rory McIlroy believes Sunday's Arnold Palmer Invitational triumph provided vindication to his assertion that he was close to his best as the Northern Irishman hopes to carry that form to a maiden U.S Masters victory at Augusta next month.
McIlroy, who will play this week's Match Play, never lost faith despite a rib injury and some missed cuts.