Joost Luiten quickly became the story of the day ...
But just as the media learned to say his name, he started hitting bogeys ...
- — The European Tour (@European_Tour)Thu, Aug 09 2012 18:18:35Those asking: it's Joost like toast with a Y & Luiten like Lau-tun. Gottit? 2nd bogey in a row, unfortunately for Toast Lau-tun at 7 #USPGA
A lot of the early attention was on Tiger Woods
- — Mark Lamport-Stokes (@MarkLamport)Thu, Aug 09 2012 15:03:21Huge roar on the 18th green after Tiger Woods sinks a 25-foot birdie putt to reach the turn in 1 under par in #PGAChamp 1st round.
.... and his sweat
- — Brett Lee (@bwleefsu)Thu, Aug 09 2012 13:23:21
It was hot but not hot enough to keep the South Carolina celebrities away.
It was a great day in South Carolina but not for the local boys.
- — Jeff Hartsell (@Jeff_fromthePC)Thu, Aug 09 2012 21:01:06S.C.'s first major unkind to Palmetto State pros: The 8 are +21, led by Dustin Johnson's 1-under 71 #pgachamp
But there were plenty of non-Tiger stories
Day 1 of the PGA Championship at Kiawah
Rain? What rain? The first round of the championship at Kiawah was dominated by the meteoric rise and fall of an unknown Dutchman, Tiger sweat and a strong performance by John Daly.
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