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Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy and Lee Westwood will be among the early starters in the opening round of the US PGA Championship at Kiawah Island.

Woods is bidding for his first major win since 2008 and he will begin his quest on the Ocean Course alongside Martin Kaymer and Keegan Bradley. The trio will tee off from the 10th at 8.30am local time (1.30pm in the UK).

McIlroy is two groups ahead of Woods and he will go off with Dustin Johnson and Jim Furyk, while Westwood will have Bill Haas and Angel Cabrera for company.

As is tradition, the winners of the first three majors have been put together and Open champion Ernie Els, Masters winner Bubba Watson and US Open victor Webb Simpson will tee off from the first at 1.20pm local time.

Tee-off times for the first round of the US PGA Championship (All times local, UK is 5hrs ahead).

Morning starters:

Starting at hole 1
07:20 Kelly Mitchum, D.A. Points, Marcel Siem
07:30 John Senden, Ken Duke, Michael Frye
07:40 Greg Chalmers, Spencer Levin, Michael Thompson
07:50 Thomas Bjorn, Robert Garrigus, Charley Hoffman
08:00 Lucas Glover, Ben Curtis, Trevor Immelman
08:10 Scott Stallings, Jeev Milkha Singh, Johnson Wagner
08:20 Shaun Micheel, David Toms, John Daly
08:30 Bernd Wiesberger, Ryan Palmer, Robert Karlsson
08:40 Alvaro Quiros, Cameron Tringale, Ryan Moore
08:50 Tommy Gainey, Jason Day, Carl Pettersson
09:00 Mike Small, Brian Davis, John Huh
09:10 Sean O'Hair, Brian Cairns, Seung-Yul Noh
09:20 Ben Crane, Marty Jertson, Thongchai Jaidee

Starting at hole 10
07:20 Matteo Manassero, Charles Howell III, Mark Brown
07:30 Pat Perez, Corey Prugh, Martin Laird
07:40 Toru Taniguchi, Rory Sabbatini, Rafael Cabrera-Bello
07:50 Jose Maria Olazabal, Branden Grace, Matt Dobyns
08:00 Darren Clarke, Ryo Ishikawa, Gary Woodland
08:10 Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy, Jim Furyk
08:20 Jason Dufner, Paul Casey, Geoff Ogilvy
08:30 Keegan Bradley, Martin Kaymer, Tiger Woods
08:40 Louis Oosthuizen, Ian Poulter, Steve Stricker
08:50 Lee Westwood, Bill Haas, Angel Cabrera
09:00 Stewart Cink, Peter Hanson, Tim Clark
09:10 Jeff Coston, Bud Cauley, Robert Rock
09:20 Joost Luiten, Alan Morin, Thomas Aiken

Afternoon starters:

Starting at hole 1:
12:30 Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano, George McNeill, Frank Bensel
12:40 Brendon de Jonge, Danny Balin, Hiroyuki Fujita
12:50 John Rollins, Kyle Stanley, Francesco Molinari
13:00 Charl Schwartzel, Rickie Fowler, Nicolas Colsaerts
13:10 Hunter Mahan, Adam Scott, Sergio Garcia
13:20 Bubba Watson, Webb Simpson, Ernie Els
13:30 Luke Donald, Brandt Snedeker, Zach Johnson
13:40 Padraig Harrington, Phil Mickelson, Davis Love III
13:50 Scott Piercy, Graeme McDowell, Matt Kuchar
14:00 Justin Rose, Paul Lawrie, Nick Watney
14:10 K.J. Choi, Simon Dyson, Scott Verplank
14:20 Mitch Lowe, Jeff Overton, Blake Adams
14:30 Bridgestone Winner, Paul Scaletta, Robert Allenby

Starting at hole 10:
12:30 Bryce Molder, Matt Every, Bob Sowards
12:40 Sang Moon Bae, Darrell Kestner, David Lynn
12:50 Marcus Fraser, Jamie Donaldson, Doug Wade
13.00 Jonathan Byrd, Anders Hansen, Aaron Baddeley
13:10 Thorbjorn Olesen, Fredrik Jacobson, Jimmy Walker
13:20 Miguel Angel Jimenez, K.T. Kim, Bo Van Pelt
13:30 Y.E. Yang, Rich Beem, Vijay Singh
13:40 Charlie Wi, Pablo Larrazabal, Chez Reavie
13:50 Retief Goosen, Mark Brooks, Roger Chapman
14:00 Alexander Noren, Mark Wilson, George Coetzee
14:10 Marc Leishman, Ted Potter Jr., Brian Gaffney
14:20 Michael Hoey, Kevin Na, Rod Perry
14:30 Brendan Jones, Bill Murchison, JJ Henry

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