Holmes withdraws in second round
CHASKA, Minn. -- J.B. Holmes has withdrawn from the PGA Championship with a hand injury.
Holmes had bogeys on three of his first four holes Friday before quitting at Hazeltine National. He shot a 4-over 76 in the first round.
Holmes, a two-time winner on the PGA Tour, is the fifth player to withdraw. Paul Casey, Robert Karlsson and Trevor Immelman withdrew before the tournament began, and John Daly dropped out with a back injury after his 6-over 78 Thursday.
Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press
91st PGA CHAMPIONSHIP
The drama was gripping. The battle between Y.E. Yang and Tiger Woods compelling. So did Yang win the 91st PGA or did Tiger lose it? The truth lies somewhere in between. Gene WojciechowskiCourse: Hazeltine National Golf Club
Where: Chaska, Minn.
Yardage/Par: 7,674 yards, par-72
2009 champion: Y.E. Yang