For finishing as the top three not otherwise exempt into The Open Championship inside the top 10 and ties at the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open, Scott Jamieson, Tyrell Hatton and Kristoffer Broberg have earned exemptions into the major.
Overnight tri-leader Hideki Matsuyama carved out a 1-under-par 33-37=70 in today's second round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open to post 7-under 135, good for the early 36-hole clubhouse lead.
After five holes of his second round, Carl Pettersson withdrew from the Waste Management Phoenix Open with a wrist injury.
The resumption of the first round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open (and the start of round two) began at 7:31 a.m. MT.
Rafa Cabrera-Bello finished strongly to take pole position into the weekend at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic, shooting 5-under-par 32-35=67 for a halfway total of 10-under 134, one shot clear of a three-way tie for second.
The first round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open was suspended at 6:11 p.m. MT due to darkness. The resumption of R1 and the start of R2 are scheduled for 7:30 a.m. Friday. UPDATE: Molder parred the eighth, but bogeyed the ninth (failed scramble) to post a 4-under-par 34-33=67, T5 with R1 play still in progress.
Hideki Matsuyama painted a 6-under-par 33-32=65 in round one of the Waste Management Phoenix Open to join a three-way tie for the lead with early-wavers Rickie Fowler and Shane Lowry.
After 12 holes of his first round, Erik Compton withdrew from the Waste Management Phoenix Open.
Shane Lowry crafted a 6-under-par 34-31=65 to kick off his tourney debut at the Waste Management Phoenix Open. UPDATE: With play suspended due to darkness at 6:11 p.m. MT, Lowry co-leads in the clubhouse with Rickie Fowler and Hideki Matsuyama.
Rickie Fowler smoothed an opening 6-under-par 33-32=65 at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, good for the early clubhouse lead with Shane Lowry. UPDATE: With play suspended at 6:11 p.m. MT due to darkness, Fowler co-leads in the clubhouse with Lowry and Hideki Matsuyama.
Keegan Bradley rallied to shoot a 3-under-par 33-35=68 in the first round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale.
The first round of the 78th Waste Management Phoenix Open has been delayed by 45 minutes due to frost. The first tee times are now scheduled for 8:15 a.m. MST. UPDATE: R1 tee times have been pushed back another 15 minutes, now set for 8:30 a.m.