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2012 PGA Championship: The best photos

Updated 9:47 PM ET, Sun August 12, 2012
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Rory McIlroy kisses his prize after winning the 94th PGA Championship on the Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Golf Resort in South Carolina on Sunday, August 12. See how the action unfolded here. Edward M. Pio Roda/CNN
Carl Pettersson digs in during the final round. Edward M. Pio Roda/CNN
Tiger Woods and Vijay Singh concluding their round. Edward M. Pio Roda/CNN
The crowd goes crazy as Rory McIlroy wins. Edward M. Pio Roda/CNN
Ian Poulter buries himself in bogeys late on Sunday. Edward M. Pio Roda/CNN
Rory McIlroy sinking the winning putt. Edward M. Pio Roda/CNN
Carl Pettersson of Sweden hits out of the sand on the 10th hole. Getty Images
A general view of the 18th hole during the final round. Getty Images
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland reacts after a putt at the 18th hole. Getty Images
Adam Scott of Australia lines up a putt during round three. Play in the third round resumed Sunday after it was suspended late Saturday due to bad weather. AFP/Getty Images
The Ocean Course's Shingle-style clubhouse overlooks the 18th green. The course previously hosted the 1991 Ryder Cup. Getty Images
Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland hits out of a bunker on the 18th hole during round three. Getty Images
Tiger Woods lines up a putt during the third round. AFP/Getty Images
Tim Clark of South Africa hits off the15th tee. Getty Images
Trevor Immelman of South Africa and his caddy examine the green before a putt. AFP/Getty Images
Woods catches a ball tossed by caddie Joe LaCava on the 14th green. Getty Images
Tiger Woods hits out of the sand on the 17th hole during the third round. Getty Images
Vijay Singh, who started the day near the top of the leaderboard, ponders his options before making a putt on the back nine on Sunday. Edward M. Pio Roda/CNN
Surrounded by the gallery, Woods jumps to see his ball after his shot on the15th hole. Getty Images
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland watches his drive from the 16th tee. He took a three-shot lead into the final 18 holes. Getty Images
Spectators file along the course near the 16th hole to stake out a position for viewing. Getty Images
Woods, who finished the third round with a 74, wipes his brow between holes. Getty Images
Singh hits off the 16th tee. Getty Images
Graeme McDowell blasts out of a sand bunker on Sunday. Edward M. Pio Roda/CNN
Woods tries to reach the green from a bunker on the 17th hole. Getty Images
Phil Mickelson finished the third round with a 73. Edward M. Pio Roda/CNN
Adam Scott of Australia walks off the course under dark clouds as play is suspended due to rain on Saturday, August 11. Getty Images
Tiger Woods, left, and Vijay Singh of Fiji walk off the course after the suspension of play. Edward M. Pio Roda/CNN
Changes are made to the leaderboard during a delay in play due to weather Saturday. Edward M. Pio Roda/CNN
Carl Pettersson of Sweden tries a putt from the edge of the green as storm clouds move in. Edward M. Pio Roda/CNN
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland, who goes into Sunday's play in the lead at 6 under par, hits off the sixth tee. Getty Images
Woods, who dropped significantly in position Saturday, reacts after a missed putt on the fourth green. Getty Images
Singh putts on the 18th green Saturday. Getty Images
Bo Van Pelt of the United States hits a tee shot on the sixth hole. Getty Images
Phil Mickelson tries for the green from the fairway on the 7th hole. Edward M. Pio Roda/CNN
Aaron Baddeley has experienced peaks and valleys during this championship. Edward M. Pio Roda/CNN
Fans watch the pairing of Graeme McDowell and Phil Mickelson on Saturday. Edward M. Pio Roda/CNN
Jamie Donaldson of Wales hits from the seventh tee. Getty Images
David Lynn of England hits out of the sand on the 18th hole. Getty Images
Tiger Woods of the United States hits out of the sand on the seventh hole. Getty Images
Blake Adams of the United States hits off the first tee. Getty Images
Jamie Donaldson of Wales, left, and his caddie Mick Donaghy look on from the first tee. Getty Images
Bill Haas of the United States hits a shot on the seventh hole during round three. Getty Images
Tiger Woods of the United States hits off the first tee. Getty Images
Bubba Watson of the United States prepares to hit a shot on the second hole. Getty Images
Ryo Ishikawa of Japan hits off the fourth tee during round three in South Carolina on Saturday. Getty Images
Bubba Watson of the United States hits off the seventh tee during Round Three. Getty Images
Spectators look on as Bubba Watson putts on the first green. Getty Images
Trevor Immelman of South Africa hits a tee shot during round two. Getty Images
Justin Rose of England hits a shot off the first fairway during round three on Saturday. Getty Images
Australia's Adam Scott putts on the 11th green during the second round of the 94th PGA Championship. Getty Images
Rickie Fowler punches a ball on the 17th hole on Friday. PGA.com
Hunter Mahan hits out of the sand on the 10th hole. Getty Images
The wind whips the PGA flags on Friday. Getty Images
Golf fans watch during the second round of the championship. AFP/Getty Images
Graeme McDowell hits off the 18th tee. Getty Images
Adam Scott studies the green on the 16th hole. PGA.com
Phil Mickelson fans for onlookers. PGA.com
A spectator watches the players from a tree. Getty Images
Graeme McDowell walks with caddies. PGA.com
Spanish golfer Sergio Garcia lines up a putt on the 10th green. Getty Images
England's Roger Chapman, from left, Mark Brooks of the United States and South Africa's Retief Goosen talk on the 2nd tee. Getty Images
Spain's Sergio Garcia hits off the 15th tee. Getty Images
Luke Donald of England hits a shot on the 2nd hole. Getty Images
U.S. player Dustin Johnson hits off the 15th tee during the first round of the 94th PGA Championship on Thursday. Getty Images
Martin Kaymer of Germany hits a shot from the 10th fairway on Thursday. Getty Images
U.S. player Tiger Woods hits off the 15th tee. Getty Images
Woods hits a shot onto the 17th green during round one. Getty Images
South Africa's Rory Sabbatini hits off the 15th tee. Getty Images
Woods hits out of a bunker on the 14th hole. Getty Images
Australian player Greg Chalmers chips in for birdie on the fifth hole. Getty Images
Martin Kaymer of Germany lines up a putt on the 11th green. Getty Images
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland hits off the 12th tee. Getty Images
Woods walks toward the 10th fairway. Getty Images
Kaymer hits a shot on the 11th hole. Getty Images
The PGA Championship got off to a gorgeous start Thursday. Getty Images