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Kevin Na closes with 'good bogey,' leads wet Colonial (The Associated Press)

Kevin Na watches his shot after taking a penalty drop when he lost his ball in a rain-swollen drainage culvert adjacent to the 18th fairway during the second round of the Colonial golf tournament, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Fort Worth, Texas. Na recovered for par on the hole. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

Kevin Na had gone 26 holes without a bogey at Colonial before his last tee shot Friday was swept away by flowing water after going into a rain-swollen drainage culvert. Not even that could dampen Na's second round that gave him the lead halfway through the soggy tournament. At 10-under 130, he was two strokes ahead of Ian Poulter (67) and three up on 2013 Colonial winner Boo Weekley (69).




Giant hole forms at entrance of Missouri golf course (The Associated Press)
BRANSON, Mo. (AP) -- Geologists say a giant sinkhole near the driving range of a southwest Missouri golf course is fairly common because of the region's karst topography.

Baseball-Major League Baseball roundup (Reuters)
Milwaukee Brewers left-handed reliever Will Smith was suspended eight games by Major League Baseball for having a foreign substance on his right forearm during Thursday night's game. Smith, who was ejected in the seventh inning of a 10-1 loss to the Atlanta Braves, has appealed the suspension and will be eligible to pitch until the appeal process is complete. Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez approached home plate umpire Chris Segal to complain that Smith had a foreign substance on his forearm.

Golf-European Tour PGA Championship scores (Reuters)
May 22 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the European Tour PGA Championship at the par-72 course on Friday in Wentworth. The cut was set at 145. ...

Threat of storms means early 3-somes Saturday at Colonial (The Associated Press)

Ian Poulter uses an umbrella while walking the ninth hole during the second round of the Colonial golf tournament, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

Due to the expectation of inclement weather, including the possibility of severe storms Saturday afternoon, the PGA Tour said Friday that players in the third round will be grouped in threesomes instead of the normal twosomes and go off both tees Nos.




Molinari keeps motoring but it's misery for McIlroy (Reuters)
By Tony Jimenez VIRGINIA WATER, England (Reuters) - Francesco Molinari recovered from a shaky start to maintain his lead at the BMW PGA Championship on Friday while title holder Rory McIlroy missed the cut for only the third time in 45 events. McIlroy's back-nine 42 was riddled with errors and a miserable three-putt effort from 20 feet at the last hole meant he plunged to a six-over 78 and a five-over tally of 149. Italian Molinari began the second round with a two-stroke cushion over the rest of the field but his chipping was not up to scratch early on and it led to bogeys at the first and third.

Golf-Molinari keeps motoring but it's misery for McIlroy (Reuters)
* McIlroy crashes out after second-round 78 * Molinari leads by one shot from Korean An (Adds more quotes, detail) By Tony Jimenez VIRGINIA WATER, England, May 22 (Reuters) - Francesco Molinari recovered from a shaky start to maintain his lead at the BMW PGA Championship on Friday while title holder Rory McIlroy missed the cut for only the third time in 45 events. McIlroy's back-nine 42 was riddled with errors and a miserable three-putt effort from 20 feet at the last hole meant he plunged to a six-over 78 and a five-over tally of 149. Italian Molinari began the second round with a two-stroke cushion over the rest of the field but his chipping was not up to scratch early on and it led to bogeys at the first and third.

McIlroy misses cut at BMW PGA Championship after shooting 78 (The Associated Press)

Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy plays a shot during day one of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth golf club, Virginia Water, England, Thursday May 21, 2015. (Adam Davy/PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM OUT NO SALES NO ARCHIVE

After winning two titles in three weeks, Rory McIlroy ran out of steam. McIlroy missed the cut at the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth on Friday after an erratic 6-over 78 at the European Tour's flagship event. A week after winning the Wells Fargo Championship by seven shots, the top-ranked Northern Irishman made six bogeys and a double bogey on the par-four 11th, leaving him at 5-over 149 and four strokes outside the cutline.