27 Feb '12, 3am

Accenture Match Play Notebook: New putter leads Mahan straight to victory @xtgolf

Accenture Match Play Notebook: New putter leads Mahan straight to victory @xtgolf

John Wood became the first caddie to be on the bag for two Match Play Championship winners. He caddied for Kevin Sutherland when he beat Scott McCarron in 36 holes at La Costa in 2002. ... It was the third American-European final in 14 years at the Match Play, and Hunter Mahan's win gave the United States a 1-up lead. Darren Clarke beat Tiger Woods in 2000, and Steve Stricker defeated Pierre Fulke of Sweden in 2001 in Australia. ... Mahan was the only American that McIlroy played all week. ... Mahan was standing over a par putt on the fifth hole in the final when the wind picked up a table umbrella and light metal post in a hospitality area near the green. The umbrella flew about 25 feet over the crowd before crashing down. No one was injured and Mahan holed the putt to halve the hole. ... Mahan earned $1.4 million, and Rory McIlroy made $850,000 ... Mahan became the sixth...

Full article: http://www.pga.com/news/pga-tour/accenture-match-play-not...

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