Some players keep eye on World Cup
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. -- Focus -- pure, unadulterated concentration -- is a quality possessed by only the elite athletes. Consider the monumental distractions at work on Sergio Garcia on Thursday as the U.S. Open began:
Not only is the Black Course at Bethpage State Park brutally difficult -- as the mostly black first-round numbers on the scoreboard attested -- but Garcia had his girlfriend, tennis star Martina Hingis, in tow as well.
And then there's this minor issue of the World ...
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