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Associated Press Fourteen-year-old Guan Tianlang chips to the first green during the second round of the Masters on Friday in Augusta, Ga.

Jason Day leads at the Masters, 14-year-old makes cut

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AUGUSTA, Ga. — Jason Day is out front midway through the Masters.

Fortunately for Guan Tianlang, the leader didn’t sink one last putt Friday.

Guan, a 14-year-old from China, became the youngest player to make the cut in PGA Tour history, despite taking a one-stroke penalty on the 17th hole for slow play.

Apparently the first ruling of its kind in the Masters’ 77-year history, it gave the eighth-grader no margin for error if he wanted to play on the weekend.

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