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McIlroy rolls into quarterfinals of Match Play

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland hits out of a bunker up to the 15th green of TPC Harding Park during round-robin play against Billy Horschel at the Match Play Championship golf tournament Friday, May 1, 2015, in San Francisco. McIlroy won the match on the 20th hole. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Those weren’t boxing gloves Rory McIlroy was wearing, they were thick hand-warmers. In the Pacific chill and approaching darkness, the world’s No. 1 player had every reason to feel like he was in a fight of his own Saturday in the Match Play Championship against Paul Casey.

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Bradley, Jimenez in heated exchange at Match Play

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Keegan Bradley and Miguel Angel Jimenez got into a nose-to-nose argument Friday in the Match Play Championship on the final hole of a meaningless match.

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Westwood beats Spieth; Grace survives playoff in Match Play

Lee Westwood of England reacts while making a putt to go one up on the 17th green of TPC Harding Park during round-robin play against Jordan Spieth at the Match Play Championship golf tournament Friday, May 1, 2015, in San Francisco. Westwood won the match 2 up. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Lee Westwood chipped in for par and made a 12-foot birdie putt to eliminate Masters champion Jordan Spieth on Friday in the Match Play Championship.

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Spieth, McIlroy face elimination in Match Play

Rory McIlroy follows his shot off the fourth tee of TPC Harding Park during round-robin play against Brandt Snedeker at the Match Play Championship golf tournament Thursday, April 30, 2015, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jordan Spieth was 2 down early in his match when he rolled in a 15-foot birdie putt on the sixth hole. That was the start of an amazing run in which the Masters champion one-putted the rest of the way until he beat Matt Every for another victory in the Match Play Championship.

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Fowler wins Thursday to secure spot Saturday in Match Play

Shane Lowry, fourth from left, of Ireland and Rickie Fowler, right, prepare to hit from the fourth fairway of TPC Harding Park during round-robin play at the Match Play Championship golf tournament Thursday, April 30, 2015, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Rickie Fowler escaped with big putts to outlast Shane Lowry of Ireland on Thursday and become the first player to secure a spot in the round of 16 at the Match Play Championship.

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