Davis Love III to mark 100th major at PGA

Woods stumbles early but Thomas starts fast at US PGA

Woods stumbles early but Thomas starts fast at US PGA

The PGA Championship's slogan used to read: "Glory's Last Shot". "I had won the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach and the Open Championship was at St. Andrews a month later, so I wasn't really asked a lot, other than, 'What would it be like to complete the career Grand Slam at St. Andrews?"'

Tiger Woods managed five holes, which is par for the course when it comes to him and Bellerive.

Want to play a round in St. Louis? "When you think about it, if you played all four of them for 25 years, that's pretty incredible, and I spread it out over a little bit longer than that".

"The record of mine I don't even have a top-10, I think 12 is the best I've ever finished, which is frustrating because I feel like where I am and where I should be is not results that I have had". He's first on Tour in strokes gained tee to green, first in scoring average, tied for first with wins and first in the FedEx Cup standings, and a win this week would establish him as the frontrunner for 2018 Player of the Year.

'I think I was probably a little more anxious previous year, ' Spieth said as thunderstorms disrupted the second day of practice at Bellerive Country Club in St Louis.

Now more than 15 months since his spinal fusion surgery, many are impressed by his form and evidence of any lasting impact form the injury has not been observed - although his swing is nearly unrecognisable from the one that won 14 major titles. He had another solid performance (T31) last week, and it seems only a matter of time before he gets that first win since 2013. Remnants of Hurricane Gustav, which churned up the Mississippi River and delivered heavy rains.

On Friday, live coverage will begin at 2.30pm with the Jon Rahm, Justin Rose and Jordan Spieth group. Fleetwood tied the U.S. Open record this year with a 63 in the final round, but that wasn't enough to undo the damage of a 78 on Saturday.

Given all that misfortune, it wouldn't have been surprising if PGA Championship chairman Mike DeCola had heart palpitations when dark clouds swept in Tuesday morning.

There are signs that might happen this week.

Woods is in the field.

NZ's Ryan Fox was happy with his putting on the opening day of the year's final major at Bellerive.

Marc Leishman is next best of the Australians at two under midway through his round, while former world No.1 Adam Scott is a shot back at one under.

Defending champion Justin Thomas forms one part of an all-star grouping also containing Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods, who tee off at 2.23pm BST.

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