Friday - July 8, 2011


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- Major Delay: Thunderstorms create a major delay at the U.S. Women's Open. Only 25 players finished their first round and 66 haven't hit a shot yet including No. 1 Yani Tseng and defending champ Paula Creamer. Play resumes at 9:45 a.m. ET.
- Fast Start: Cristie Kerr is off to a fast start...she is 2 under par thru 15 holes. She's tied with 18-year old amateur Amy Anderson.
- Eyeing No. 1: With a chance to regain world No. 1 Lee Westwood shot a 7-under 65 at the Barclays Scottish Open to tie the lead. Current No. 1 Luke Donald is just 2 shots back.
- Birdie Barrage: Kris Blanks finishes his first round with five straight birdies to get to 8 under par for a one-shot lead in the John Deere Classic.

CNBC Business Headlines
- Job Creation on the Rise
- Back to School Laptop Sales
- Cocoa Prices Soaring

7:12a ET: Nicole Lapin, CNBC Business Report
7:15a ET: Jason Sobel, Golf Channel insider
7:45a ET: John Maginnes, PGA Tour Network Sirius XM
8:15a ET: John Feinstein, Golf Channel insider
8:30a ET: Joe Louis Barrow, First Tee
8:45a ET: Brandel Chamblee, Golf Channel analyst

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Bust a Move - Stone Cold Rhymin 'Bust a Move' by Young MC
Mama Said Knock You Out - All World - Greatest Hits 'Mama Says Knock You Out' by LL Cool J
Paul Revere - Licensed to Ill 'Paul Revere' by Beastie Boys

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Saturday, July 9
Nancy Lopez
Frank Thomas USGA
Randall Mell

Sunday, July 10
Ron Sirak
Beth Ann Baldry

Monday, July 11
Rex Hoggard
Tim Rosaforte

Tuesday, July 12
Champions Tuesday

Wednesday, July 13
Gary Player
Billy Casper
Jonathan Byrd
Deane Beman

Previous day's winner:
Dennis Hartling of Dania Beach, FL
Crandon Park Key Biscayne in Miami, FL
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