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Monty kept his composure to record a credible 69 even with a double bogey after his tee shot cannoned off the sleeper surrounding the 17th green and getting knocked off the leaderboard in the process.
Nick Faldo was disappointed with his putting as he managed to Golf Clubs follow up his encouraging opening 73 with only a 76 to lie five over, making the cut by two shots. "Technically it's great", said Faldo. "But I struggled for the pace on the greens and three-putted four times. But Augusta should be a piece of cake after this."
Masters champion Jose Maria Olazabal, playing with Faldo, crashed out on 10 over along with World Matchplay Champion Darren Clarke thanks to Ping Rapture Hybrid And ping rapture v2 hybrid review a second round 79 and stable-mate Lee Westwood scraped home somehow with a fighting second round 73.