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USA surge clear at the Presidents Cup

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International captain Trevor Immelman vowed his men would fight to the final bell in the Presidents Cup but they were outclassed on Friday by the United States who dominated the fourballs by taking four of five points.Following a 4-1 thrashing in Thursday's foursomes (alternate shot) the Internationals returned to the Quail Hollow Club looking for a way to slow their rampaging opponents but had no answers as the U.S.

increased their lead to 8-2 after two days.The American were again forced to fend off a late fightback by the Internationals that saw three of the five matches come down to the final hole but ended in the same 4-1 scoreline with the U.S.

winning three and the other two finishing in ties.The Internationals, with a record eight Presidents Cup debutants in their 12-man team, started as massive underdogs against a US squad featuring nine of the top 15 players in the world rankings but now require some help from the golfing gods just to avoid a humiliating defeat.The US have dominated the biennial competition with an 11-1-1 record and are in position to register a Presidents Cup first - clinching the golden trophy on Saturday and making Sunday's 12 singles matches nothing more than a victory lap for the hosts.With two sessions scheduled for a marathon Saturday (foursomes and fourballs) the Americans will be targeting the 15.5 total points needed to lift the Cup for a 12th time and extend their unbeaten run on home soil.Sent out first by U.S.

captain Davis Love III, major winners Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas set the tone by taming the Australian duo of Adam Scott and Cam Davis 2&1 to get the U.S.

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