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miss the cut

In golf, to fail to match or better the score necessary to remain in the final two rounds of a four-round tournament, thus resulting in elimination. Despite a strong start in the tournament, Ms. Ryder fell behind in the last nine holes and ended up missing the cut.
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Paisley missed the cut by three shots on a one-under total of 283, finishing in an ten-way tie for 83rd place and seven strokes behind the players in place for tour cards.
Fiji s Vijay Singh, the 2000 champion, missed the cut for the third time and first since 1998, while British 1988 winner Sandy Lyle endured a second-round nightmare, a 14-over-par 86, to ensure an early exit.
Robert Rock squeezed into the action for the weekend by just one shot while Tom Whitehouse also missed the cut with a second round 76.
Leading her team to its sixth consecutive City Section title, Cho has improved her scores every season and just missed the cut to advance to the state championships by four strokes, trailing only Villela among City Section representatives.
Ireland's Paul McGinley, who had eight bogeys in a round of 77 to be 11 over, missed the cut over six over par.
It was a far cry from last year, when she missed the cut by only a stroke.
PADRAIG HARRINGTON says he never recovered from a poor end to his first round after he missed the cut on his return to the Masters.
However, the 37-year-old's challenge got tangled in the rough and he missed the cut after being stuck on two-over at the end of the second round on Friday.
The American took a month off following Augusta to make the most of his time with his adopted first child, and since then he has finished 18th at New Orleans and missed the cut at Memorial.
The Welshman, who turned 29 last Saturday, has played in eight tournaments in his first season on America's second tier tour since winning his card at qualifying school last year, but has missed the cut four times.
The Open champion was limping on the course as he missed the cut after a 71 for 143.
Formby Hall's Lee Slattery missed the cut after rounds of 73,77 in Barcelona.
In the Women's British Open, Wales' double Solheim Cup cap Becky Brewerton is 10 shots off the pace after a successive 73, while 16-year-old fellow North Walian Amy Boulden missed the cut.
London, July 18 (ANI): Golfing great Tiger Woods has missed the cut for only the second time in his pro career at a major championship.
Lynn was convinced he had missed the cut on Friday that he set off back to his Stoke-on-Trent home.