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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

No.1,426 takes shock China Open golf lead

China's world No.1,426 Jin Daxing grabbed a shock lead after the first round of the $3.2 million China Open on Thursday in just his eighth European Tour event.
Soure:AFP: 2018/4/26 22:28:42

Pakistan tees up first Asian Tour event since 2008

Pakistan will host its first golf tournament with the Asian Tour in 11 years, organizers announced Tuesday, as international sports gradually returns to a terror-hit country where security has improved.
Soure:AFP: 2018/4/17 22:58:39

Henderson holds nerve to claim Lotte Championship title in Hawaii

Canada's Brooke Henderson held her nerve to clinch the LPGA Tour Lotte Championship in Hawaii on Saturday, firing a three-under-par 69 to seal a four-shot victory.
Soure:AFP: 2018/4/15 22:28:41

China's Feng seizes early lead at Lotte Championship

World No. 1 Feng Shanshan birdied three of her final five holes to grab a one-stroke lead after the first round of the LPGA Tour's Lotte Championship on Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/4/12 21:58:41

Tiger still the man at Augusta despite struggles

Tiger Woods was unable to conjure up his old magic at the Masters but that did not dampen the enthusiasm surrounding his return to Augusta National.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/4/9 22:58:40

Reed edges Fowler, Spieth to win Masters

Fending off epic challenges from three top rivals in a dramatic Masters final round, Patrick Reed captured his first major title on Sunday, grinding out a one-shot victory at Augusta National.
Soure:AFP: 2018/4/9 22:58:39

Watson aims for Masters jacket

Two-time Masters champion Bubba Watson, considering retirement last year over an undisclosed health issue, suddenly has two triumphs in six weeks and is a hot contender again at Augusta National.
Soure:AFP: 2018/4/3 22:33:40

High cost remains biggest barrier to diversity in golf, says African-American golfer

African-American professional golfer Mariah Stackhouse on Tuesday said the high cost of playing the game remained the primary reason for the lack of diversity in the sport.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/3/28 22:48:42

Resurgent McIlroy aims for Augusta win

Rory McIlroy believes Sunday's Arnold Palmer Invitational triumph provided vindication to his assertion that he was close to his best as the Northern Irishman hopes to carry that form to a maiden US Masters victory at Augusta next month.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/3/21 22:48:39

McIlroy ends title drought; Woods ties for 5th

Rory McIlroy staged a spectacular back-nine charge to claim a three-shot victory at the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Sunday, collecting his first PGA Tour win since 2016 and putting himself among the red-hot favorites for the US Masters.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/3/19 22:08:39