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Mar
10
2011
By Stephanie Wei under European PGA Tour

Gusts of up to 52mph blew down the main scoreboard on 18, along with several TV towers, at the TPC Blue Monster at Doral on Thursday during the weather-delayed first round. Shortly after the horn sounded, the gusts and torrential showers tore through the golf course. Surveying the damage, it appeared like TPC had been battered by a hurricane. Close, but not quite — according to tournament director Eddie Carbone, it was a microburst that came unexpectedly.

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