The Wednesday of the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship is one of the most fun and intriguing days in the PGA Tour season. Let’s call it Wacky Wednesday. Because you really never know what’s going to happen. Filling out a bracket in golf? You might as well throw darts at a board. Or pick names out of a hat.
Seedings in golf isn’t exactly comparable to that in, say, the NCAA tournament, where at least 9 out of 10 times, the top seed is going to throttle the underdog. Not so much in golf, where even Tiger Woods, who isn’t playing this week, has been upset more than once. In fact, last year both Woods and Rory McIlory were knocked out in the first round. (continue reading…)