Robert Beck's best photos from the Buick Invitational at Torrey Pines
October 05, 2011
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Robert Beck's best shots from the Buick Invitational
Sports Illustrated's Robert Beck has been shooting at Torrey Pines for years. Here is a collection of his best photos from this weekend's Buick Invitational.
Tiger Woods celebrated his fourth straight Buick Invitational title with children from the Tiger Woods Foundation. He finished 19 under, eight shots ahead of Ryuji Imada, and tied Arnold Palmer with 62 career victories.
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Fans watched Tiger's group on the fifth green. This view of Torrey Pines is about as good as it gets for spectators.
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Kevin Streelman got into the field for the Buick as an alternate. He played with Woods on Saturday after shooting 67-69 but ended up tied for 29th after a 75 on Saturday and a 77 on Sunday.
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Cink found the greenside bunker at the sixth hole on Saturday as fans in the background scrambled to catch Tiger's group.
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Stewart Cink on the sixth tee.
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Woods on the 15th tee during Saturday's round.
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No wind on Saturday afternoon made for a great reflection of Tiger's chip on No. 18.
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Jesper Parnevik on the scenic fourth green.
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Phil Mickelson hitting an approach shot on the par-4 second hole on the South Course.
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Vijay Singh waiting to tee off at the 15th hole.
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Woods with his caddie, Steve Williams, in a leisurely moment between shots on Sunday.
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Woods holed a bomb of a putt for birdie on the par-3 11th hole on Sunday and led the crowd in a mighty roar.
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Tiger won with a huge margin of victory, but he struggled with his driving accuracy all week. Here he played an approach from the first cut of rough on No. 10 on the Torrey Pines South Course.
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Woods hitting his drive on the par-5 second hole.
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Tiger hit a beautiful chip on the ninth hole Sunday from a sloppy lie. It stopped close to the hole and he saved par.
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Tiger on the third tee Saturday.
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