comscore Americans seize control in Presidents Cup | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Sports | Top News

Americans seize control in Presidents Cup

  • ASSOCIATED PRESS
    United States' Matt Kuchar, left, talks with Tiger Woods as they walk to the 16th green during a fourball match at the Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, in Dublin, Ohio. Woods and Kuchar defeated International team player Adam Scott, of Australia, and Hideki Matsuyama, of Japan, 1-up. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
[ AD HAS BEEN REMOVED FROM THIS STORY ]

DUBLIN, Ohio >> The Americans are assured of being in the lead going into the final round of the rain-plagued Presidents Cup.

Zach Johnson holed out from the 15th fairway for eagle to complete a swift turnaround and give the Americans yet another point. That was the only foursomes match that finished before it became too dark to continue Saturday at Muirfield Village.

But this much was clear — the Americans are in control and have been the whole way.

Another rain delay kept the matches from finishing for a second straight day, this time more because of time needed to drain the golf course. The Americans had an 11 1/2 -6 1/2 lead with four matches unfinished. The Internationals were up in two of them, the Americans led another and one was all square.

Click here to see our full coverage of the coronavirus outbreak. Submit your coronavirus news tip.

Be the first to know
Get web push notifications from Star-Advertiser when the next breaking story happens — it's FREE! You just need a supported web browser.
Subscribe for this feature
Comments have been disabled for this story...

Scroll Up