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Thousands of Golf Fans at Presidents Cup Opening Ceremony
COLUMBUS (Tara Morgan) -- Thousands of golf fans helped kick off the 2013 Presidents Cup during a jam packed opening ceremony.
The Presidents Cup starts Thursday at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin.
Rascal Flats capped off the festivities Wednesday night at Columbus Commons as thousands geared up for what will be a passionate tournament between the United States and the International team.
"I've said for decades that Columbus is the greatest sports city in the country greatest passionate sports fans I know," said Jack Nicklaus.
The opening ceremony and tournament were both sold out.
"Really enjoy watching the golf I"m at the Memorial every year really thought we'd enjoy the Presidents cup as well," said Amy Stadulis.
The four day event starts with the first round at 11:45 A.M. at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin.