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While Tiger Woods falters, Hideki Matsuyama surges to big lead at Hero World Challenge

While Tiger Woods falters, Hideki Matsuyama surges to big lead at Hero World Challenge

Tiger Woods started with brief run at the lead. Hideki Matsuyama ended Saturday on his way to another victory. 

Matsuyama, a winner in three of his last four tournaments, holed out for eagle on the front nine and kept his mistakes to a minimum for a seven-under-par 65 to build a seven-shot lead in the Hero World Challenge at Nassau, Bahamas. 

British Open champion Henrik Stenson (66) and U.S. Open winner Dustin Johnson (72) were the closest players to the Japanese star. 

Woods was even farther back — 11 shots — though the opening hour was filled with big excitement and raised expectations. Woods opened with three straight birdies, and then...

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