Bridgestone Invitational

Quail Hollow still winning at the PGA Championship, with Kisner the human leader

Quail Hollow still winning at the PGA Championship, with Kisner the human leader

It’s called Quail Hollow, bringing visions of a golfing Eden deep in the Carolina woods. Do not be fooled. The pros in the 99th PGA haven’t been. They’ve learned exactly how nasty the place can be.

Every hole is an adventure. Or a disaster. Jason Day was rolling along close to the lead in Saturday’s round, having birdied 14, 15 and 16. He closed bogey, quadruple-bogey, hitting shots everywhere on 18, including the trees and water.

Even the leader, Kevin Kisner, wasn’t immune. He double-bogeyed 16 and bogeyed 18. And the only reason Kisner still is in first — he’s at 206, seven under par and a shot in front — is that the two men tied for second, Chris Stroud and Hideki...

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