Casey crashes to double defeat

GOLF: Paul Casey&rsquo;s hopes of a winning return to action look over after he crashed to back-to-back opening day defeats in the World Match Play Championship. <br /> <br /> The top seed, playing for the first time since July after a back injury, was beaten on the final hole by Scott Strange before then losing to Anthony Kim by three holes.<br /> <br /> Irishman Rory McIlroy was also beaten, by five holes, by Angel Cabrera.<br /> <br /> Meanwhile, Ian Poulter fired a fine 66 to lead the Singapore Masters by a single shot after a rain-affected first day.