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Carefree golf is new key: McIlroy

Northern Irish star Rory McIlroy says returning to playing the carefree golf of the start of his career may be the answer to adding a fifth major to his tally.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/18 22:38:40

Jordan Spieth eyes wide Open

Jordan Spieth feels he is back in the groove and capable of becoming the first player since Irishman Padraig Harrington in 2007 and 2008 to win back to back Opens.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/17 22:13:40

Kim wins Thornberry crown in historic style

South Korean Kim Sei-young smashed the LPGA 72-hole scoring record on Sunday, winning the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic with a stunning 31-under-par total.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/9 22:43:40

Rory McIlroy keen to summon teen spirit to end major title drought

Rory McIlroy is keen to regain the carefree mentality from his youth and take more risks as he prepares to challenge for his first major title since 2014 at this month's British Open.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/7/5 21:58:41

Tiger's fiery finish boosts confidence ahead of Open

Tiger Woods produced his best final round since 2012 for a fourth-place finish on Sunday at the US PGA Quicken Loans National, a new putter reviving his game ahead of the British Open.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/2 23:03:40

Spieth may add event to schedule ahead of Open

Jordan Spieth took a three-week break from the PGA Tour before winning last year's British Open but the American said Sunday he might tweak that formula for his title defense by adding another event to his schedule.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/6/25 23:13:40

Koepka wins 2nd straight US Open

Brooks Koepka became the first player in three decades to repeat as US Open champion on Sunday, firing a gritty final-round 68 at Shinnecock Hills to beat Tommy Fleetwood by one stroke.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/18 21:28:39

Justin Rose eyes world No.1 spot at US Open

Justin Rose will become world No.1 if he wins the US Open on Sunday while victory for Rickie Fowler would shed the American's label as the best golf player without a major title.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/6/14 20:58:40

Woods aiming to 'put it all together'

Tiger Woods, returning to the US Open after a two-year absence and 10 years removed from his 14th major triumph, says just having the chance to compete is "pure bonus."
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/13 21:58:40

Mickelson urges fair US Open test this week

Phil Mickelson implored officials to ensure that Shinnecock Hills is presented fairly to all players at this week's US Open as he makes another attempt to complete the career Grand Slam.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/12 22:13:42

Dustin Johnson regains world No.1 ranking with win in Tennessee

Dustin Johnson reclaimed the world No.1 ranking by cruising to a six-shot victory in the FedEx St. Jude Classic in Tennessee on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/11 21:58:41

US Open signs encouraging for Woods

It's been 10 years since Tiger Woods limped to victory in the 2008 US Open, an unlikely triumph that has been followed by a once inconceivable major championship drought.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/8 21:38:40

Former No.1 Adam Scott books US Open berth

Former world No.1 Adam Scott is set to maintain his 17-year streak of competing in major championships after the Australian secured a spot in next week's US Open through a qualifying event in Columbus, Ohio on Monday.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/6/5 21:53:41

McIlroy 'close to form' as PGA title slips away

Northern Ireland's quadruple major winner Rory McIlroy failed to hit the right notes in the final round of the PGA Championship until it was too late, but he believes he is very close to returning to winning ways.
Soure:AFP: 2018/5/30 0:03:41

Rose triumphs at Colonial for ninth PGA Tour win

Justin Rose used a blistering start to cruise to his second win of the PGA Tour season with a three-shot victory at the Fort Worth Invitational in Texas on Sunday.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/5/28 22:13:43

Woods, Fowler and Mickelson struggle in Players tourney

The so-called super group at the Players Championship turned into a super flop as Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler fizzled in the first round on Thursday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/5/11 22:58:40

Woods slumps to 55th in North Carolina

Tiger Woods had his first birdie-free round since 2014 to finish equal 55th at the Wells Fargo Championship in North Carolina on Sunday, his second-worst result of the year.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/5/7 22:13:39

Chinese seize share of Zurich Classic lead

China's Zhang Xinjun and Dou Zecheng closed with three birdies as they combined for a 12-­under-par 60 and a share of the lead on Thursday in the best-ball first round of the ­Zurich Classic of New Orleans.
Soure:AFP: 2018/4/27 22:46:47