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SAL'S CORNER
MICHAEL BAMBERGER
August 19, 2013
Jason Dufner matched the record for low round in a major with his Friday 63 at Oak Hill. The magic number has been posted 26 times, by 24 players, but only five others who share the record went on to win. Dufner joins an illustrious group.
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August 19, 2013

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YEAR PLAYER EVENT COURSE ROUND
1973 JOHNNY MILLER U.S. OPEN OAKMONT FOURTH
1980 JACK NICKLAUS U.S. OPEN BALTUSROL FIRST
1982 RAY FLOYD PGA SOUTHERN HILLS FIRST
1986 GREG NORMAN BRITISH TURNBERRY SECOND
2007 TIGER WOODS PGA SOUTHERN HILLS SECOND

Jason Dufner matched the record for low round in a major with his Friday 63 at Oak Hill. The magic number has been posted 26 times, by 24 players, but only five others who share the record went on to win. Dufner joins an illustrious group.

—Sal Johnson

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