The next goal in Hatton's meteoric rise is surely to win a tournament in America - where the world's 20th-ranked player has been based for the past three months - and the 27-year- old made a good start in this event, finishing with two successive birdies, including one at the 17th where he holed a monster 50ft putt.
"For me it's the most special tournament that we play, and it's the one everyone desperately wants to win, but even if I was going for my first major, it's still tough to win".
Tiger Woods has just teed off and is level par for his opening three holes.
Now, McIlroy will be looking for second win of the season at the PGA Wells Fargo Championship, which is being held at Quail Hollow, a course he has twice tasted victory on in his PGA Tour career.
English pair Paul Casey and Ross Fisher are on two under, with compatriot Tommy Fleetwood on one over.
McIlroy mixed five birdies with two bogeys on the eve of his 29th birthday and looked set to finish the day a shot adrift of the leading pack, until Peterson sunk back-to-back eagles late in his round.
Following a bogey on 18, his approach to the par 4 second hole got to within ten feet, with McIlroy sinking the putt for his fourth birdie.
A bogey on the sixth threatened to undo his good work before another sublime chip from the edge of the green gave him another birdie on the seventh. "Justine goes, 'You can't read that?' I'm like, 'No, can you?'" "It's weird. The greens are slow". They're springy and their firm. That's not a combination you would expect.
"I chipped in, there were a couple of balls that hit trees and came back into the fairway, hit it up into the azaleas and got away with it".
Still in the early stages of his return from debilitating back trouble, Woods said the more he plays, the better he feels.
"I was trying to immerse myself in anything but golf at that moment".
"I would have taken 68 before I went out there, " McIlroy said. "Whether it's the simple act of walking and playing, recovery from day-to-day, playing week-to-week". I'm sure the Ryder Cup captains were paying attention to how certain pairings played in the two very different formats, possibly getting a read on where to place their eventual qualifiers in the hard and stressful rotation later this year.
NBC affiliate WSAV is reporting that two people have been killed in the crash, however this has not been officially confirmed. The four-engine plane sent up a cloud of black smoke, with a tail wing coming to rest on a median, television images showed.
The giant loss in a critical quarter for the 15-year-old company was bigger than Wall Street expected. The company reported having a revenue of $3.41 billion and adjusted stock losses at $3.35 per share.
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In Japan, Apple saw a revenue growth of 22 percent while in the rest of Asia Pacific, the revenue was up by around 4 percent. Revenue from Apple's "other products" was $3.9 billion, and sales for the Apple Watch and AirPods were up nearly 50 percent.
Drake might have to be more careful about interacting with National Basketball Association players from the sideline. A few of the players, including George Hill, are shown looking back to see what the commotion is.
That's when European Union trade ministers are scheduled to meet, one week ahead of the Trump administration's new June deadline. China was not included in the exemptions and it later retaliated with its own duties on some United States imports.
The precise magnitude and location of the most-severe weather remains questionable due to the evolution of storms overnight. SUMMARY.Several severe storms are expected to develop along the dryline and quasi-stationary front through this evening.
The deal's critics are unmoved, and they are pushing for what they consider a long-overdue confrontation with Tehran . Pompeo did not indicate whether or not the evidence proved that Iran was not complying with the nuclear deal .
Following what he described as one of his "worst games of the season", LeBron James put on a performance for the ages. The Cleveland Cavaliers made an incredible comeback to force overtime in game one on Tuesday.
13 miners trapped underground
The union said it was "angry and concerned" at the rate at which health and safety incidents were happening at Sibanye-Stillwater. The Driefontein accident was caused by a seismic event at about 1:30 p.m. local time on Thursday, Sibanye said.
Police body-cams show Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock's room
Other media outlets as well as the Associated Press sued to obtain signs logs, 911 recordings, movies and interview stories. The police investigation is not finished, said Lombardo, the elected head of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department.
Breast cancer screening scandal: 100s of women may have died
Around 450,000 women in England missed out on a routine breast screening appointment due to an NHS failure to send invitations. The error that may have cost hundreds of lives was caused by a trial meant to extend lifesaving screening to even more women.
The UK Manufacturing PMI Falls To 17-month Low
Survey respondents widely commented on the resumption of housebuilding activity following snow disruptions in March . The IHS Markit reading showed some change in the employment data from the strength seen in prior months elsewhere.
Meadville-area gas prices dip below $3 per gallon
Analysts say they are uncertain whether this was a one-week quirk or if high gasoline prices are causing drivers to cut back. However, these gains would have been more significant had the USA not exported a record amount of fuel, the auto club said.
Gowda downplays PM's praise; hits out at K'taka CM
The tweet more or less set the tone for the political bickering that followed electioneering in the months ahead. The remark, which blew into a controversy in mid-2017, was also condemned by Congress president Rahul Gandhi .
OG Anunoby gives Raptors real hope to contain LeBron James
On Tuesday, as he prepared to open the Eastern Conference semifinals , the Cavaliers star didn't lie when asked about how he felt. Tucker in mid-season in part so that James wouldn't be able to score quite so easily in the interior.