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Unheralded Castro seizes Players Championship lead

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In a star-studded field, unheralded Roberto Castro matched the course record with a nine-under par 63 to seize the first-round lead at the Players Championship. 

Roberto Castro plays a shot from the 12th tee during round one of the Players Championship in Florida on May 9, 2013. He matched the course record with a nine-under par 63 to seize the first-round lead.

Castro, making his debut in the US PGA Tour's $9.5 million flagship event, equalled the record set by Fred Couples in 1992 and matched by Australian Greg Norman in 1994.

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