Dustin Johnson tied the course record with a 9-under 63, four shots better than anyone else Friday, and built a five-shot lead in the HSBC Champions. It was the kind of score that might make everyone else wonder which course he was playing.
Tiger Woods will be joined by defending champion Graeme McDowell, Rory McIlroy, Lee Westwood, Ernie Els and PGA Championship winner Jason Dufner at the annual 18-player tournament that benefits his foundation.
While the top 100 players in the FedEx Cup gather outside Boston this week to resume their pursuit of riches, 129 players are in Indiana for another form of PGA Tour playoffs. Only those guys are pursuing jobs.
With rounds of 71 and 74, Luke Donald missed the cut at the PGA Championship at Oak Hill on Friday, marking the first time that the former world No. 1 has missed two consecutive cuts at a major in his career.
Tiger Woods will begin pursuit of his fourth Open Championship on Thursday afternoon at 2:45 p.m. local time (9:45 a.m. ET) along with former U.S. Open champion Graeme McDowell and former Open champ Louis Oosthuizen.