10.8: President's Cup Breakdown
SportsNet Central breaks down Day 1 at Harding Park with some help from our sister-station, The Golf Channel.
US team just can't believe what they just -- a good day though on day one for the US they. -- three and a half to two and a half highlight of a -- by Tiger Woods and Steve Stricker went. Phil Mickelson Anthony could also doing their banging their match. For more on the goings on Harding park -- second with Steve sands from our sister network the -- -- Well Jose wild day one here at Harding park for the eighth presidents cup early on the international team was dominating but then. Everything turned around with the very first match of the day on the thirteenth tee box. Phil Mickelson and Anthony Kim were one down they reeled off four consecutive birdies closed out their match on number sixteen. To give the United States the first point of this presidents cup. We didn't play the best the first ten holes obviously it we fought to keep it in the match we had some fortunate breaks -- that neither team played our our best early on. We felt like -- one down if we could just get one little spark. To get the round going that's all we needed. Texas just agree to play well then went out there. Would get these guys a chance to work in the match and the -- pretty good I just walked around set a few words of the guys. Mostly from behind the sixteenth green and seventeen T just. -- -- fun enjoying it all laugh but I didn't really get much advice anyway I don't really believe they need much in my -- The format for Friday's day two of the presidents cup changes on Thursday it was alternate shot on Friday its best ball meaning everybody will play their own ball. The best score. Will be carded for that team. -- go back inside our Comcast sports -- studio. We look cool president's. And finishing just moments ago at the captains announced their bearings -- -- -- together so who'll be paired together for a date to. Philadelphia Phil Mickelson again leading things off but this time as partners Justin Leonard rather than Anthony Kim Mickelson and Leonard face Retief Goosen and Adam Scott. Kim now goes -- second -- -- -- against Ernie Els and Mike -- tiger again paired with Steve Stricker but this time they go off -- against Geoff Ogilvy and -- help Cabrera. Coverage begins at 11 AM on our sister network. The Dolphins.