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McIlroy shares three-way lead

Rory McIlroy, looking to cement his return to No.1 in the world, fired a three-under-par 68 on Saturday to join Matt Kuchar and Adam Scott in a three-way tie for the third-round lead at the Genesis Invitational.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/16 18:03:40

Woods mulling approach from proposed Premier Golf League

Tiger Woods said Tuesday he's been approached by organizers of a proposed Premier Golf League and said he has "delved into the details" trying to understand how the new circuit would work.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/12 17:43:40

Taylor hangs on for victory

Nick Taylor fired a gritty two-under-par 70 on Sunday to complete a wire-to-wire victory in the Pebble Beach Pro-Am as Phil Mickelson faded in his bid for a record sixth title in the US PGA Tour event.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/10 15:03:40

Mickelson close to sixth Pebble Beach win

Phil Mickelson, chasing a record-setting sixth Pebble Beach Pro-Am title, played the angles to pull within one stroke of leader Nick Taylor in the US PGA Tour event on Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/9 17:58:40

Simpson rallies for Phoenix Open playoff victory

Webb Simpson birdied the last two holes of regulation, then birdied the first playoff hole to deny Tony Finau and claim his sixth US PGA Tour title at the Phoenix Open on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/3 18:08:40

Mickelson has Ryder Cup, not senior circuit, in his sights

Phil Mickelson will be eligible for the PGA Tour's senior circuit this year but the five-time major champion said on Wednesday he has not given it much thought and is focused instead on making the US Ryder Cup team.
Soure:Agencies: 2020/1/16 22:03:42

Thomas hangs on to win Kapalua in playoff

Justin Thomas said he “got very lucky” after botching the last hole in regulation but holding on to win the Tournament of Champions in a playoff on Sunday, edging Patrick Reed and Xander Schauffele for his 12th US PGA Tour title.
Soure:AFP: 2020/1/6 18:33:40

Scott wins Australian PGA to end almost four-year title drought

A "stoked" Adam Scott won his first tournament in almost four years Sunday, keeping his cool on the back nine of the European Tour co-sanctioned Australian PGA Championship to clinch a two-shot victory.
Soure:AFP: 2019/12/22 17:18:39

Tiger roars back

Tiger Woods completed one of sport's greatest ever comebacks by winning his 15th major title at the Masters in April, before ending the year as a winning Presidents Cup captain.
Soure:AFP: 2019/12/19 19:33:40

Woods 'couldn't wish for better year'

Two years ago the future for Tiger Woods looked bleak to the point of darkness.
Soure:AFP: 2019/12/16 20:33:41

US win Presidents Cup

Tiger Woods' US produced a stunning turnaround to deny the Internationals a first Presidents Cup in 21 years Sunday, dominating the singles on a tense final day that went to the wire at Royal Melbourne.
Soure:AFP: 2019/12/15 18:33:40

Magnificent debut

International captain Ernie Els hailed his seven rookies after taking a 4-1 Presidents Cup lead Thursday and the experienced Louis Oosthuizen said the veterans were feeding off the youngsters' energy.
Soure:AFP: 2019/12/12 20:43:40

Woods picks himself to start play

Captain Tiger Woods will lead from the front when the US begin their Presidents Cup defense after Wednesday picking himself and Justin Thomas for the opening fourball match at Royal Melbourne.
Soure:AFP: 2019/12/11 21:43:40

Teenager Andreescu named Canadian athlete of the year

Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu added another honor to her glittering year on Monday after becoming the first tennis player to be awarded the Lou Marsh Trophy as Canada's top athlete.
Soure:AFP: 2019/12/10 20:33:41

Captain Woods defends 'great kid' Reed

US captain Tiger Woods defended Presidents Cup teammate Patrick Reed as “a great kid” Tuesday after he was penalized for breaking the rules in the Bahamas, while attempting to draw a line under the controversy.
Soure:AFP: 2019/12/10 20:23:40

Volvo China Open moves to Shenzhen

The annual Volvo China Open golf championship will be staged in Shenzhen for the next three years from 2020 to 2022, organizers announced on Tuesday.
Soure:Global Times: 2019/12/10 18:43:40

Woods to ignite Presidents Cup

A biennial tournament that has struggled for relevance under a heavy weight of American supremacy will roar back into life when Tiger Woods returns to the Presidents Cup as a playing captain at Royal Melbourne this week.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/12/9 19:18:39

Jones comes through late scare to win second Australian Open

Matt Jones joined an elite few by winning his second Australian Open Sunday, resisting big pressure on the back nine from South African Louis Oosthuizen to clinch victory by a shot.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/12/8 22:18:41