2009 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational

1 of 29 Fred Vuich/SI
won for the seventh time at Firestone Country Club, over Padraig Harrington and Robert Allenby.
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"You just have to be very patient," Woods said. "This golf course is playing like it normally does, and it's very similar to a major championship. It always has played that way."
3 of 29 Stuart Franklin/Getty Images
found some tree trouble on his way to a 69.
4 of 29 Sam Greenwood/Getty Images
will be in the final group on Saturday with Harrington after shooting a two-under 68.
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made five bogeys and three birdies for a 72.
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shot a one-under 69.
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opened with a 67, but he followed it up with a four-over 74 on Friday.
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looked like a major champion again, firing a bogey-free 64 for a two-shot lead.
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made three birdies and a bogey for a 68.
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Woods is trying to win at Firestone for the seventh time.
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struggled early in his return to the PGA Tour. But he rebounded on the back nine to shoot even par.
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made seven birdies and three bogeys for a 66.
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holed out from the fairway for eagle on No. 1, but he finished with a 71.
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shot even par, but he remains in the hunt at two under.
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remained in the lead after making two birdies and a bogey for a 69.
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is in a large group of players at four under.
17 of 29 Fred Vuich/SI
got off to a hot start Sunday with an eagle on the par-5 second.
18 of 29 Fred Vuich/SI
"If you want to win, you'd better bear down, especially against this field and against Paddy," Woods said. "Paddy is not going to make mistakes. You just have to get in your own little world. I mean, Paddy doesn't talk much when he plays, and I don't, either. So it was a quiet round that way. But we were very focused."
19 of 29 Fred Vuich/SI
went on to shoot a five-under 65.
20 of 29 Fred Vuich/SI
sealed his fate when he knocked his ball into the water on 16.
21 of 29 Fred Vuich/SI
"It was disappointing. It was a tough shot," Harrington said. "You know, it's on a downslope. You've got to swing at it on a downslope."
22 of 29 Fred Vuich/SI
missed several birdie opportunities on the front.
23 of 29 Fred Vuich/SI
closed with back-to-back bogeys. The British Open champion ended up T6.
24 of 29 Sam Greenwood/Getty Images
extended his lead to three shots Saturday with a three-under 67.
25 of 29 Stuart Franklin/Getty Images
will be in the final group with Harrington after he fired a five-under 65.
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Woods birdied four of the last six holes to move into second place.
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had to wear his rain pants after splitting his trousers, and then he was assessed a two-stroke penalty after the round for not properly marking his ball on the 16th green.
28 of 29 Sam Greenwood/Getty Images
shot a 69 to move into third place.
29 of 29 Stuart Franklin/Getty Images
made two birdies and two bogeys for a 70.