Golf: Newly married Scott makes Players cut on the number
Published on May 10, 2014 6:23 PM
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida (REUTERS) - Adam Scott made the cut right on the number at golf's Players Championship on Friday, several hours after revealing that he was married in secret to his long-time girlfriend three weeks ago.
The Australian world No. 2, for several years regarded as one of the most eligible bachelors in global sport, rebounded from a dismal opening 77 to fire a five-under-par 67 in the second round at the TPC Sawgrass.
That left him at level-par 144, and flirting with the projected cut-line which was established well after he had left the course.
"I don't think I played that much better to be honest," Scott told reporters after totalling seven birdies, including three in his last four holes.
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