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October 5 2013

3:55 PM

Match recap: Snedeker-Mahan (U.S.) def. Oosthuizen-Schwartzel (Int'l), 2-up

Mahan’s approach at No. 11 on Day 3 of The Presidents Cup

In his Four-ball match with teammate Brandt Snedeker on the third day of The Presidents Cup 2013, Hunter Mahan hits his third shot on the par-5 11th hole to inches.

Finchem news conference before THE PLAYERS

Prior to THE PLAYERS Championship 2013, PGA TOUR Commissioner Tim Finchem talks about a variety of topics, including the Vijay Singh decision and how PGA TOUR tournaments continually get better.

DUBLIN, Ohio -- Brandt Snedeker and Hunter Mahan never trailed and beat Louis Oosthuizen and Charl Schwartzel, 2-up, in their Saturday four-ball match.

QUICK LOOK

Snedeker made birdie on the third hole and the Americans never looked back. Snedeker added two more birdies over the next four holes to pad the lead to 2-up as they went on to win four holes in all. Oosthuizen and Schwartzel, meanwhile, dropped their second straight match and could never catch Snedeker and Mahan after falling behind early, winning just one of the final 10 holes.

MAN OF THE MATCH

Brandt Snedeker. He had five of the team's six birdies and set the tone early by winning three of the first seven holes.

BY THE NUMBERS

U.S. Category Int'l
4 Holes won 3
16 Holes led 0
0 Team eagles 0
6 Team birdies 5
0 Team bogeys/worse 0

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