The weather was the winner bringing chaos to The Blue Monster at Doral in the Cadillac Championship.
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Only three players were able to break par on a very windy and difficult day at Doral, The Blue Monster, assisted by the wind just chewed everyone else up, the average score was a tad under 76.
Patrick Reed, Matt Kuchar, Dustin Johnson and Hunter Mahan are all tied at the top of the leaderboard on -1 under par.
Patrick eexplained that the course was hard enough without the wind;
“It’s a tough golf course as it is, and with how hard the wind is blowing, it made it even tougher. Almost felt like we were playing at a major today.”
Graeme McDowell was one of the players to break par today, a second round -1 under par has taken him into a share of second place at even par, along with; Rory McIlroy, Francesco Molinari, and Jamie Donaldson.
Jamie had the low round of the day, a -2 under par 70, it’s not very often -2 claims low round of the day.
G-Mac left us in no doubt about how hard it was today;
“I don’t think I’ve played in conditions this difficult in the U.S. It’s an Open Championship day. It’s a real Friday afternoon at St. Andrews in 2010 before they called it. It was hard out there ,really, really hard.”
Tiger Woods did do better than yesterday, he carded a second round +1 over, and is now +5 over par for the tournament.
Tiger was laughing as he said;
“We’ve all got a shot at it now, no one is going anywhere.”