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Alex storms into lead in Portland

Marina Alex stormed into the lead at the Cambia Portland Classic on Thursday, equaling the course record with a 10-under-par 62 on a day of low scoring in Oregon.
Soure:AFP: 2018/8/31 21:38:40

Henderson delivers historic win at LPGA Canadian Open

Brooke Henderson became the first Canadian since 1973 to capture her homeland's top LPGA event, firing a seven-under­-par 65 on Sunday to win the Canadian Open by four strokes.
Soure:AFP: 2018/8/27 22:08:40

Woods goes easy on himself after near miss

Tiger Woods was much more forgiving of his runner-up finish at the PGA Championship on Sunday than his close call at last month's British Open.
Soure:Agencies: 2018/8/13 21:53:39

'My time was short' – Australian golfer Jarrod Lyle dead at 36 from leukaemia

Tributes flowed for Australian golfer Jarrod Lyle on Thursday after he lost his battle with cancer, dying aged 36 ­after halting treatment for leukemia last week.
Soure:AFP: 2018/8/9 22:38:41

Thomas cruises to Bridgestone title

Justin Thomas, limbering up for his PGA Championship title defense, fired a one-under-par 69 on Sunday to win the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational by four strokes.
Soure:AFP: 2018/8/6 22:03:39

Woods feels ready to win again

Tiger Woods says he has improved enough after spinal fusion surgery to snap a five-year win drought just ahead of the season's final major tournament, the 100th PGA Championship.
Soure:AFP: 2018/8/3 22:28:40

Lyle sends emotional message to fans

Cancer-stricken Australian golfer Jarrod Lyle thanked friends and fans in an emotional message Thursday after deciding to halt his treatment for leukemia, saying he was overwhelmed by the outpouring of support.
Soure:AFP: 2018/8/2 22:38:41

Johnson wins first Canadian crown

World No.1 Dustin Johnson rebounded from a shock early exit at the British Open to capture the Canadian Open title on Sunday for his third victory of 2018.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/30 21:58:40

Tiger's play inspires hopes for glory days

Tiger Woods may have had to watch playing partner Francesco Molinari lift the Claret Jug after winning the British Open but all his rivals will have taken note of the American's return to form.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/23 22:28:40

Molinari wins first major title at Open

Italy's Francesco Molinari emerged from the pack in a thrilling finale at Carnoustie to win the British Open on Sunday, seeing off the challenges of reigning champion Jordan Spieth and a revived Tiger Woods to win the first major of his career.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/23 21:53:40

Amateur golf key to closing gender pay gap: R&A

While gender equality is clearly prevalent in tennis, Novak Djokovic and Angelique Kerber both scooped $2.94 million for winning Wimbledon last weekend, the world of golf has a long way to go to catch up.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/7/19 23:43:42

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