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Edited by Cameron Morfit
March 29, 1999
Tim Herron's victory at Bay Hill was a rare example of a first-round leader in a PGA Tour event going on to win. Seniors, who usually play 25% fewer holes than their counterparts on the regular Tour, are almost twice as likely to win when leading after 18 holes. Here's how the first-round leaders have finished on the three major U.S. tours since 1990.
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March 29, 1999

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Tim Herron's victory at Bay Hill was a rare example of a first-round leader in a PGA Tour event going on to win. Seniors, who usually play 25% fewer holes than their counterparts on the regular Tour, are almost twice as likely to win when leading after 18 holes. Here's how the first-round leaders have finished on the three major U.S. tours since 1990.

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