The American pairs of Phil Mickelson-Keegan Bradley and Bubba Watson-Webb Simpson took three of the four points on offer after lunch to open up a commanding advantage.
American Brandt Snedeker shared the overnight lead with England’s Justin Rose, and shot a two-under-par 68 for 10 under overall.
World no. 1 Rory McIlroy took an impressive 4-under 67 in the final round to win the Deutch bank title.
World no. 3 Rory McIlroy carded a five under 67 in the first round of the US PGA Championship at Kiawah Island, South Carolina.
Ernie Els of South Africa wins the 2012 British Open by carding a two under par 68 in the final round to clinch the victory as earlier leader Adam Scott of Australia faltered and stunningly bogeyed his final four holes that settled him for second place at five over par 75.
Former world number one Tiger Woods is halfway in his bid for his 15th major title after experiencing four long years of a major title drought.
Three time US Open Champion Tiger Woods carded a one under 69 trailing Michael Thompson by three shots who fired a four under 66 in the opening round of the US Open.
Former world no.1 Tiger Woods carded a three under 69 in the second round at Memorial and saw him finish the day five under overall, one stroke behind second-round leader Rory Sabbatini of South Africa.
Former world no. 1 Tiger Woods moved into contention at the Memorial tournament after shooting a two-under-par 70 in today’s opening round.
Luke Donald of England has successfully defended the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth thereby regaining the world number one ranking held by Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland.