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Woods, Kuchar remain perfect and Americans move closer to winning Presidents Cup again

  • United States' Matt Kuchar, left, talks with Tiger Woods as they walk to the 16th green during a fourball match at the Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, in Dublin, Ohio. Woods and Kuchar defeated International team player Adam Scott, of Australia, and Hideki Matsuyama, of Japan, 1-up. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

    United States' Matt Kuchar, left, talks with Tiger Woods as they walk to the 16th green during a fourball match at the Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, in Dublin, Ohio. Woods and Kuchar defeated International team player Adam Scott, of Australia, and Hideki Matsuyama, of Japan, 1-up. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)  (The Associated Press)

  • United States team player Tiger Woods is hugged by girlfriend Lindsey Vonn ollowing a four-ball match at the Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, in Dublin, Ohio. Woods and Matt Kuchar won 1-up against the International team's Hideki Matsuyama, of Japan, and Adam Scott, of Australia. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

    United States team player Tiger Woods is hugged by girlfriend Lindsey Vonn ollowing a four-ball match at the Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, in Dublin, Ohio. Woods and Matt Kuchar won 1-up against the International team's Hideki Matsuyama, of Japan, and Adam Scott, of Australia. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)  (The Associated Press)

  • International team player Louis Oosthuizen, of South Africa, reacts to missing a putt on the second hole during the four-ball matches at the Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club,  Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, in Dublin, Ohio. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

    International team player Louis Oosthuizen, of South Africa, reacts to missing a putt on the second hole during the four-ball matches at the Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club, Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, in Dublin, Ohio. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)  (The Associated Press)

The Americans are assured of being in the lead going into the final round of the rain-plagued Presidents Cup.

Zach Johnson holed out from the 15th fairway for eagle to complete a swift turnaround and give the Americans yet another point. That was the only foursomes match that finished before it became too dark to continue Saturday at Muirfield Village.

But this much was clear — the Americans are in control and have been the whole way.

Another rain delay kept the matches from finishing for a second straight day, this time more because of time needed to drain the golf course. The Americans had an 11½-6½ lead with four matches unfinished. The Internationals were up in two of them, the Americans led another and one was all square.