Rory wins Horschel war at 20th as Jiménez-Bradley skirmish
Jordan Spieth lost to Lee Westwood and Rory McIlroy came back from two down with two to play to beat Billy Horschel at the 20th. Even the dead rubbers were lively as the much maligned WGC - Cadillac World Match Play final managed to whittle the field down from 64 to 16 for Saturday's straight knockout rounds at Harding Park.
Easy for Rory but Lowry made to sweat by McDowell in San Francisco
The churlishness of Jason Dufner when it came to conceding putts provoked a tit-for-tat response from an irked-looking Rory McIlroy who still crushed the former US PGA champion 5 and 4 in the first round of the matches in the WGC – Cadillac Match Play in San Francisco.