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Japan's Iwata matches major record with 63 at PGA

Hiroshi Iwata of Japan fired a 90-yard wedge from the rough on No. 18 that nearly rolled in before settling 3 feet from the cup. That tap-in par for a 63 was the best score at the PGA Championship so far and good enough to match the lowest single round ever in a major. "I'm honored to be here to be interviewed. But when I came in," Iwata smiled and said through an interpreter," I thought it was going to be more people." Iwata's round Friday was 14 strokes better than his opening-day score of 77, which came in drier, much windier conditions. He is at 4-under 140 for the tournament, three shots behind clubhouse leader David Lingmerth. Just two months ago, Iwata...

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