PGA Championship R1

Rory McIlroy leading by one

PGA Championship 2022 R1

May 19-22
Southern Hills Country Club, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Round 2, Round 3, Round 4

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes

Rory McIlroy birdied the par-4 18th to close with a 65 on Thursday for a one-shot lead in the PGA Championship.


PGA Championship 2022 R1

“It was a great start. I’ve been carrying some good form. I think when your game is feeling like that, it’s just a matter of going out there and really sticking to your game plan, executing as well as you possibly can, and just sort of staying in your own little world.

“I feel like this course, it lets you be pretty aggressive off the tee if you want to be, so I hit quite a lot of drivers out there and took advantage of my length and finished that off with some nice iron play and some nice putting.”


PGA Championship 2022 R1

The Northern Irishman has made twenty seven starts in majors since he won his last one and he has broken par in his opening rounds only fifteen times. In fact it was his lowest start in a major since he won the 2014 PGA at Valhalla.

This is a good sign since, in the seven previous majors at Southern Hills, the winner has held at least a share of the opening lead every time.


PGA Championship 2022 R1

Behind him at 4-under are Americans Will Zalatoris and Tom Hoge who shot 66s.

Compatriots Matt Kuchar and Justin Thomas are tied in fourth at 3-under alongside Mexico’s Abraham Ancer


PGA Championship 2022 R1

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Pos.PlayerTo ParR1
1Rory McIlroy-565
T2Will Zalatoris-466
T2Tom Hoge-466
T4Matt Kuchar-367
T4Abraham Ancer-367
T4Justin Thomas-367
T7Chris Kirk-268
T7Mito Pereira-268
T7Xander Schauffele-268
T7Cameron Smith-268
T7Kevin Na-268
T7Davis Riley-268
T7Matt Fitzpatrick-268
T7Lucas Herbert-268
T7Joaquin Niemann-268
T16Dean Burmester-169
T16Tony Finau-169
T16Stewart Cink-169
T16Thomas Pieters-169
T16Patrick Reed-169
T16Beau Hossler-169
T16Talor Gooch-169
T16K.H. Lee-169
T16Webb Simpson-169
T16Patton Kizzire-169
T16Aaron Wise-169
T27Robert MacIntyrePar70
T27Alex NorenPar70
T27Tyrrell HattonPar70
T27Max HomaPar70
T27Viktor HovlandPar70
T27Ryan FoxPar70
T27Francesco MolinariPar70
T27Gary WoodlandPar70
T27Brendan SteelePar70
T27Shane LowryPar70
T27Russell HenleyPar70
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T38Shaun Norris+171
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T38Justin Rose+171
T38Si Woo Kim+171
T38Cameron Young+171
T38Sam Burns+171
T38Justin Harding+171
T38Seamus Power+171
T38Jason Day+171
T38Rickie Fowler+171
T38Harold Varner III+171
T38Scottie Scheffler+171
T38Sepp Straka+171
T38Adam Schenk+171
T38Tommy Fleetwood+171
T38Charl Schwartzel+171
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T56Adri Arnaus+272
T56Hideki Matsuyama+272
T56Cam Davis+272
T56Jason Dufner+272
T56Jordan Spieth+272
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T56Lanto Griffin+272
T56Laurie Canter+272
T56Jesse Mueller+272
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T56Henrik Stenson+272
T56J.J. Spaun+272
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T56Keith Mitchell+272
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T78Dustin Johnson+373
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T78Branden Grace+373
T78Daniel Berger+373
T78Louis Oosthuizen+373
T78Sergio Garcia+373
T78Maverick McNealy+373
T78Alex Beach+373
T78Jhonattan Vegas+373
T78Joel Dahmen+373
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T99Rikuya Hoshino+474
T99Tiger Woods+474
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T99Garrick Higgo+474
T99Daniel van Tonder+474
T99Sebastian Munoz+474
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T99Harry Higgs+474
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T122Corey Conners+676
T122Patrick Cantlay+676
T122Martin Kaymer+676
T122Ian Poulter+676
T122Matthew Wolff+676
T130Takumi Kanaya+777
T130Mackenzie Hughes+777
T130Padraig Harrington+777
T130Pablo Larrazabal+777
T130Wyatt Worthington II+777
T130Tim Feenstra+777
T130Adam Scott+777
T130Chad Ramey+777
T138Colin Inglis+878
T138Michael Block+878
T138Nic Ishee+878
T138Shawn Warren+878
T138Oliver Bekker+878
T138Dylan Newman+878
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T150Carlos Ortiz+979
T150Casey Pyne+979
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T150Tyler Collet+979
T150Jared Jones+979
155Zac Oakley+1181
156Sean McCarty+1282