Round 1 at The Players

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All eyes were on Phil Mickelson as he teed off on the 18th hole.
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won the 2005 Players Championship, and saluted the crowd after a birdie on the 11th hole.
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was among the leaders before he made three bogeys on his final five holes to finish at three under.
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played alongside Tiger Woods in the opening round, and birdied his first two holes.
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made six birdies and no bogeys for an opening 66.
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Woods was bogey-free until the 18th hole, where he dropped to 2-over and finished with a 70.
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Woods was erratic early, but still made the turn at one under par.
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snap-hooked his opening drive deep into the pines, but still managed to escape with par on the first hole.
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Mickelson finished at 2-under 70 for the day.
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The par-3 17th hole was, as always, an entertaining hole to watch on Thursday.