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|Woods Moves in Front at Illinois Tournament
|LEMONT, Ill. (AP) -- Tiger Woods has rocketed to the lead in the PGA's BMW Championship. The world's top-ranked player broke the course record at Cog Hill outside Chicago with a 9-under 62. He's now at 16 under for the tournament. That's a whopping seven shots in front of Brent Snedeker and Marc Leishman.
A victory would give Woods the lead in the FedEx Cup standings heading into the Tour Championship in two weeks.
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