facebook
twitter
search
search

Tiger Woods leads at Doral

March 8, 2013 at 5:49 PM
| License Photo

DORAL, Fla., March 8 (UPI) -- Tiger Woods rode a 7-under 65 into the lead in Friday's play at the WGC Cadillac Championship in Florida.

Woods opened the day in a five-way tie for first but had eight birdies in the second round for a 36-hole total of 13-under 131 and a two-stroke lead.

Graeme McDowell, one of those tied for first after the first round, is second at 11-under after a 67. He has yet to have a bogey in the tournament.

Phil Mickelson and Steve Stricker shot 67 each and are tied for third at 10-under. Bubba Watson, another of the first-round leaders, is at 9-under for the tournament and in fifth after Friday's 3-under 69.

World No. 1 Rory McIlroy was somewhat more steady Friday, backing his first-round of 1-over 73 with a 3-under 69. He's tied for 32nd at 2-under 142.

Woods posted four birdies in the span of Nos. 4-8 and had three more over 10-13. He bogeyed the par-4 14th for the second consecutive day but birdied 16.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
LeBron, Cleveland Cavaliers not talking just yet
San Antonio Spurs optimistic about Ginobili returning
Texas Rangers' Hamilton now dealing with groin strain
Dillon wins Firecracker 250 at Daytona
Washington Nationals' Strasburg goes on DL with oblique strain