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China's Feng defends title in Japan with two-stroke victory

China's Shanshan Feng defended an LPGA title for the first time when she secured a two-shot victory at the TOTO Japan Classic in Omitama on Sunday.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/11/5 22:18:39

Tiger Woods announces return to action in November

Tiger Woods will make his latest return from long-term injury at the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas in November, the former world No.1 confirmed Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/10/31 22:53:39

Tiger Woods returning to competitive golf in November

Former World No. 1 Tiger Woods is officially returning from a long-term injury next month.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/10/31 13:19:58

Kerr captures 20th title

Cristie Kerr captured a 20th career LPGA title at the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia on Sunday after a sensational 35-foot (10.7-meter) birdie putt on the 18th hole earned her a one-stroke victory over Feng Shanshan, Danielle Kang and Jacqui Concolino.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/10/29 23:18:40

Rose wins in Shanghai

World No.1 Dustin Johnson imploded and Justin Rose stormed back from eight shots behind overnight to win the $9.75 million WGC-HSBC Champions by two strokes in a thrilling finale in Shanghai on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/10/29 23:08:39

Johnson takes WGC Shanghai lead

Dustin Johnson switched putters at the last moment and then nailed four birdies in his last four holes to seize a one-shot lead at the halfway stage of the $9.75 million WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai on Friday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/10/27 21:53:39

Koepka leads in Shanghai as emotions simmer

US Open champion Brooks Koepka seized the first-round lead with a terrific 64 at the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai on Thursday as world No.166 Gavin Green upstaged a host of bigger names.
Soure:AFP: 2017/10/26 23:03:40

Nearly 300 golfers to compete at Chervo Vietnam Championship

A total of 288 golfers across Vietnam will compete at the 2017 Chervo Vietnam Championship slated for Nov. 5, and the five best performers at the event will be eligible for attending Chervo Tournament in Italy next year.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/10/26 15:21:03

The Chinese are coming, warns prodigy

Li Haotong, whose third-place finish at the British Open saw him touted as a future major winner, has a warning for the established golfing elite: The Chinese are coming.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/10/25 23:08:39

No more 'imminent' PGA Tour events in Asia

Further new US PGA Tour events in Asia are a possibility, but Commissioner Jay Monahan said Sunday that "to say something is imminent would be a miscalculation."
Soure:AFP: 2017/10/22 22:28:41

Thomas leads in S.Korea

World No.4 Justin Thomas brushed off a shaky start to fire a superb nine-under-par 63 and take a three-shot lead after the first round of the CJ Cup on Jeju Island, South Korea on Thursday.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/10/19 23:33:40

Ko secures maiden title

South Korea's Ko Jin-young secured her first LPGA Tour victory on Sunday, defeating world No.2 and compatriot Park Sung-hyun by two shots in the KEB Hana Bank Championship. Ko, who entered the final round with a two-shot lead, bogeyed two of her first three holes to drop two behind a fast-starting Park. But she came back with a barrage of birdies to fire a sizzling four-under-par 68.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/10/15 22:13:39

Smith upstages quality field at CIMB Classic

Australian Cameron Smith blitzed the TPC Kuala Lumpur with a flawless eight-under-par 64 to take a one-stroke lead over a top-quality field after the opening round of the $7 million CIMB Classic on Thursday.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/10/12 23:13:39

McIlroy plots ambitious haul after injury-marred 2017

Rory McIlroy has set his sights on becoming the best non-American golfer of all time, and plans to return stronger than ever after completing an injury-marred season that has seen the Briton drop to sixth in the world rankings.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/10/9 22:28:40

Lydia Ko off the pace

Hometown favorite Lydia Ko finished five off the pace at the LPGA's New Zealand Women's Open Thursday as England's Jodie Ewart Shadoff and Brooke Henderson of Canada made the most of calm conditions.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/9/28 22:58:40

Love into Hall of Fame

Two-time US Ryder Cup captain Davis Love was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame on Tuesday alongside Ian Woosnam, Lorena Ochoa and Meg Mallon.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/9/27 23:18:40

Leishman sets record

Marc Leishman fired a final-round 67 on Sunday to complete a wire-to-wire victory in the BMW Championship, beating Justin Rose and Rickie Fowler by five strokes.
Soure:AFP: 2017/9/18 19:33:39

Evian cut to 54 holes

Bad weather wiped out the first day of the Evian Championship on Thursday with the fifth and final major of the women's season reduced to 54 holes.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/9/14 23:23:40