First Round of the Mercedes-Benz Championship

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First Round of the Mercedes-Benz Championship Nick Watney holds the lead at five under par after a first-round 68.
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U.S. Open winner Angel Cabrera is two strokes off the lead at three under par.
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Brandt Snedeker is tied with Weir at two under par.
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Daniel Chopra birdied four of the first 11 holes to shoot 69. He trails Watney by a shot.
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Hunter Mahan is five strokes off the lead at even par.
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Three bogeys and two double bogeys left K.J. Choi at six over par.
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Defending champion Vijay Singh finished at one over par.
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Mike Weir is at two under par after a first-round 71.
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Three birdies and two bogeys left Stephen Ames at two under par.
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Joe Torre, the new manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers, introduced the players on the first tee.
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Rory Sabbatini had back-to-back birdies on Nos. 5 and 6. He is at one under par.