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Scott Hend claims Maybank title in playoff

Australian Scott Hend beat Spanish overnight leader ­Nacho Elvira with a birdie on the first playoff hole to win the co-sanctioned $3 million Maybank Championship after wild weather triggered a dramatic finish on Sunday.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/3/24 19:33:40

Els names Choi, Immelman, Weir as captain's assistants

International team captain Ernie Els has named South Korea's KJ Choi, fellow South African Trevor Immelman and Canada's Mike Weir as his final three assistants for this year's Presidents Cup in Melbourne.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/21 20:03:42

Masters champ Reed set to defend 1st major title

Patrick Reed says he's mentally stronger with better shotmaking entering the Masters than he was last year when he won the green jacket, even if his results don't show it.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/19 19:28:41

Rory McIlroy eyes 'awesome' career Grand Slam with Masters victory

Rory McIlroy said Wednesday achieving a career Grand Slam at the Masters next month would be "awesome" for golf as he warms up for Augusta at this week's Arnold Palmer Invitational in Orlando.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/7 19:43:43

Park shoots stunning 64 to win Women's World Championship

Red-hot world No.2 Park Sung-hyun shot a stunning best-of-the-week round of eight-under-par 64 on Sunday to claim a two-stroke victory at HSBC Women's World Championship in Singapore.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/3 19:08:40

Johnson wins Mexico title

Dustin Johnson captured his 20th US PGA Tour title on Sunday, firing a five-under-par 66 to beat Rory McIlroy by five strokes in the final round of the WGC-Mexico Championship.
Soure:AFP: 2019/2/25 19:18:39

Four-time Masters champion Tiger Woods 'ramping up' for Augusta

Tiger Woods, who counts four Masters titles among his 14 majors, has been laying plans for Augusta National in April ever since October.
Soure:AFP: 2019/2/21 22:23:43

Steve Stricker officially named 2020 US Ryder Cup captain

Steve Stricker will captain the US 2020 Ryder Cup team, vowing Wednesday to do everything he can to help the Americans regain the coveted trophy from Europe.
Soure:AFP: 2019/2/21 22:23:41

Ji leads in Thailand after Ariya's uneven start

Ji Eun-hee topped a tight leader board after a near-flawless performance on day one of the LPGA Thailand Thursday, as top-ranked home favorite Ariya Jutanugarn was forced to play catch-up.
Soure:AFP: 2019/2/21 22:18:41

Tiger still getting to grips with playing at high altitude

Tiger Woods is a seven-time winner of the tournament now known as the WGC-Mexico Championship, but it's a whole new challenge as he faces his first edition of the event at Club de Golf Chapultepec.
Soure:AFP: 2019/2/21 20:13:40

Players allowed to wear shorts for practice, pro-am rounds

Players will be allowed to wear shorts in PGA Tour practice and pro-am rounds under a change in player appearance guidelines unveiled Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/2/19 18:08:41

New Zealand's Fox wins European Tour's World Super 6

New Zealand's Ryan Fox claimed his maiden European Tour title on Sunday, beating Spain's Adrian Otaegui on the final matchplay day at the World Super 6 in Perth.
Soure:AFP: 2019/2/17 19:23:40

Filipino Tabeuna equals birdie record at World Super 6

Miguel Tabuena equaled the European Tour record for the most birdies in the opening nine holes to share the lead with Norway's Kristoffer Reitan on Day 1 of the World Super 6 in Perth.
Soure:AFP: 2019/2/14 20:03:40

Woods names Stricker, Couples, Johnson as Presidents Cup assistants

First-time US Presidents Cup captain Tiger Woods on Wednesday named the experienced Fred Couples, Steve Stricker and Zach Johnson as three of his assistants for the showdown against the International team in Melbourne later this year.
Soure:AFP: 2019/2/13 19:28:41

David Law wins 2019 Vic Open

Scotland's David Law nailed an eagle on the last to win his first European Tour title Sunday, while France's Celine Boutier clinched her maiden LPGA Tour crown at the pioneering Vic Open.
Soure:AFP: 2019/2/10 20:48:40

Rose wins Farmers Insurance Open by 2 strokes in California

World No.1 Justin Rose added to his impressive hardware collection on Sunday, shooting a three-under-par 69 to win the Farmers Insurance Open by two strokes.
Soure:AFP: 2019/1/28 19:03:40

Kuchar closes strong for 2nd win of season at Sony Open

Matt Kuchar overcame early wobbles to race home to his second victory in two months, a four-shot triumph at the Sony Open in Hawaii on Sunday.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/1/14 19:13:39

In-form Matt Kuchar extends lead at Sony Open in Hawaii

Matt Kuchar was model of consistency, shooting a bogey-free 66 on Saturday in the third round of the PGA Tour's Sony Open to stretch his lead to two strokes over Andrew Putnam.
Soure:AFP: 2019/1/13 18:58:40