Match Play: Sergio Garcia wins in 20 holes
Sergio Garcia, Hunter Mahan, and Jason Day move on.
|Sergio rolled to a first-round win. (Getty Images)|
Sergio Garcia defeats Thongchai Jaidee 1 up in 20 holes
How it ended: Sergio three-putted 16 and lost 18 to lose his 2-up lead and go to extra holes. He finally ended things on the 20th hole with a three-foot birdie on the par-5.
In the most bizarre moment of the day so far, Garcia actually removed his cap and put his glove in his bag in anticipation of Jaidee winning the 19th hole with a 12-footer. Jaidee missed and Garcia won the next one.
Matt Kuchar defeats Hiroyuki Fujita 3 and 2
How it ended: Fujita actually hit a sweet approach on the par-3 15th hole but missed a downhill 12-footer and Kuchar moved on.
Ian Poulter defeats Stephen Gallacher 2 and 1
How it ended: Gallacher fought hard the entire match but only won two of the 16 holes they played. He needed a 25-footer to stay in it on hole No. 16 and missed it.
Bo Van Pelt defeats John Senden 6 and 5
How it ended: Van Pelt hit one shot, a chip to about three feet, which was conceded by Senden. Senden missed an 12-footer and Van Pelt moved on to Friday's second round. Nice little 10-minute work day.
Jason Day defeats Zach Johnson 6 and 5
How it ended: Very quickly. Day won the first hole, lost the second, then won six of the next seven. Johnson didn't put up much of a fight at the end and missed a 15-foot putt that would have extended the match on hole No. 13.
Hunter Mahan defeats Matteo Manassero 5 and 4
How it ended: Mahan never trailed, needing just 14 holes to defeat young Manassero. He will face the winner of the Jason Dufner Richard Sterne match tomorrow.
Tiger Woods tees off against Charles Howell III at 4:20 EST.
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