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TO CUT, crim. law. To wound with an instrument having a sharp edge. 1 Russ. on Cr. 577. Vide To Stab; Wound.

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But sometimes we get in a position that makes us very angry and I'm thinking I'm missing the cut because of my poor play coming in.
The Pontypridd-born golfer has played at Augusta just twice before, finishing a respectable T14 last year but missing the cut the year before.
Coral and Paddy Power paid out on Woods missing the cut and voided any bets on Woods making the cut.
London, May 12( ANI ): Ace golfer Rory McIlroy is at risk of losing his number one ranking after missing the cut at the Players Championship.
In 2009 he had his best season so far, earning $62,543 from 17 tournaments, missing the cut just once, with two second place finishes and two others in the top ten.
Ferrie's woes arrived on the front nine, where he dropped four shots in five holes, a spell which started at the fourth, and he finished with a five-over 77 for 146, missing the cut by two shots.
I've played there three times before, missing the cut the first twice.
China's Andy Zhang is the youngest player at a US Open, doing so aged 14 in 2012 and missing the cut at Olympic Club.
Welshman Phillip Price produced an improved second day performance but was heading back home to Newport last night after missing the cut.