Second Round at the 2011 Open Championship at Royal St. George's
July 15, 2011
1 of 18Thomas Lovelock/SI
Lucas Glover shot even par, but it was good enough for a share of the lead at four under par. In addition to trying to win his second major, Glover will try to earn another record this weekend. "They said nobody has won The Open Championship with a beard since the 1890s," he said.
2 of 18Toby Melville/Reuters
Darren Clarke grabbed a share of the lead with a birdie on 18. "There's an awful long way to go yet, and I believe the forecast for the weekend is very, very poor, which I quite look forward to," said Clarke, who is from Northern Ireland.
3 of 18Thomas Lovelock/SI
Rory McIlroy is only four strokes back after a one-under 69.
4 of 18Russell Cheyne/Reuters
Phil Mickelson has only one top-10 at the Open, but he's three strokes back after a 69 on Friday.
5 of 18Fred Vuich/SI
Thomas Bjorn stumbled with a two-over 72, but he's only one shot off the lead heading into the weekend.
6 of 18Fred Vuich/SI
Miguel Angel Jimenez had a share of the lead for most of the day, but he finished one back after a 71.
7 of 18Fred Vuich/SI
Jimenez had a few loyal followers on Friday.
8 of 18Russell Cheyne/Reuters
Martin Kaymer is one shot off the lead after a one-under 69.
9 of 18Kieran Doherty/Reuters
Lee Westwood missed the cut after a 73.
10 of 18Kieran Doherty/Reuters
Luke Donald bogeyed the last four holes to miss the cut. Donald, the No. 1 ranked player in the world, hadn't missed a cut since the Northern Trust Open in February.
11 of 18Thomas Lovelock/SI
Sergio Garcia made two late bogeys to drop back to even par.
12 of 18Jon Super/AP
Tom Watson thrilled the fans once again with an ace on the par-3 6th.
13 of 18Robert Beck/SI
Watson shot even par to make the cut at age 61.
14 of 18Robert Beck/SI
Tom Lewis started the day tied for the lead, but he fell back after a four-over 74.
15 of 18Jon Super/AP
Lewis's girlfriend, Lara Cornell, was in the gallery on Friday.
16 of 18Robert Beck/SI
Rickie Fowler shot one under on the back nine to finish with an even-par 70.
17 of 18Toby Melville/Reuters
Charl Schwartzel made five birdies and two bogeys for a 67.
18 of 18Matt Dunham/AP
Bubba Watson was in the hunt until two bogeys and a double bogey derailed his round.
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