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Poulter apologizes for snub

Ian Poulter, tournament host for the British Masters on his home course at Woburn in 2015, has apologized for electing to miss this year's edition.
Soure:Reuters: 2016/10/15 0:38:39

Willett out of British Masters

US Masters champion Danny Willett was forced to pull out of the British Masters on Thursday because of a bad back, organizers said.
Soure:Agencies: 2016/10/13 23:33:40

Xiamen Open golfers donate 10 percent prize to typhoon victims

The China LPGA Tour swung back into action Thursday with the Xiamen Open International, a co-sponsored event with the Ladies European Tour, kicking off.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/10/13 15:58:57

Westwood eyes captaincy

Lee Westwood has set his sights on being appointed European captain for the 2020 Ryder Cup despite his poor showing in his team’s recent ­defeat against the US. Westwood failed to score a point in three matches at Hazeltine in the most disappointing of his 10 Ryder Cup appearances.
Soure:AFP: 2016/10/12 23:43:39

‘Not ready’ Tiger postpones comeback

Tiger Woods rocked the golf world on Monday after ­abruptly canceling his long-awaited comeback, raising fresh questions about his ability to return to the highest levels of the sport he once ruled.
Soure:AFP: 2016/10/11 23:53:39

Snedeker claims first Euro title in Fiji

Winning the Fiji International brought back happy memories for American Brandt Snedeker as he cruised to an emphatic nine-shot victory at the ­Natadola Bay Golf Course on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2016/10/9 23:18:40

Thai Poom takes lead

Young Thai golfer Poom Saksansin fired a flawless seven-under-par 65 to seize the third-round lead at the BNI Indonesian Masters on Saturday.
Soure:Agencies: 2016/10/8 23:18:39

Jutanugarn takes lead

Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn birdied her way through the first round of the Reignwood LPGA Classic in Beijing on Thursday, carding 10 of them for a one-shot lead ahead of Canadian Brooke Henderson.
Soure:Agencies: 2016/9/29 23:13:39

Watson a vice captain

Two-time Masters champion Bubba Watson will get to be part of the US Ryder Cup team after all, even though the seventh-ranked star was not selected as a captain’s pick.
Soure:Agencies: 2016/9/27 22:28:40

Golfing great Arnold Palmer dies at 87

Arnold Palmer, one of golf’s greatest players whose immense popularity drew a legion of fans to the game at the dawn of the age of televised sport, died of heart complications on Sunday. He was 87.
Soure:Reuters: 2016/9/26 23:03:39

McIlroy wins big at East Lake

Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy capped a stunning comeback with a birdie at the fourth playoff hole to win the season-ending USPGA Tour Championship on Sunday, along with FedExCup honors and a mind-­boggling $10 million bonus.
Soure:Reuters: 2016/9/26 22:53:39

PGA Tour boss rues lack of expansion

Tim Finchem says he regrets that the PGA Tour has not expanded more globally during his long tenure as commissioner, while at the same time he is confident that golf has cemented its place in the Olympic Games.
Soure:Reuters: 2016/9/21 23:43:39

Rookies not a concern for European Ryder Cup team

Former European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley expects the six rookies in this year's team to draw on their international experience to thrive under pressure in next week's match against the US.
Soure:Reuters: 2016/9/20 23:38:39

Johnson earns PGA Tour card

Fan favorite Andrew "Beef" Johnston will gain more welcome exposure to American galleries next season after he earned his PGA Tour card in Idaho on Sunday.
Soure:Agencies: 2016/9/19 23:53:40

Chun claims 2nd major

South Korea's Chun In-gee claimed her second major title in record style with a final round 69 at the Evian Championship on Sunday.
Soure:Agencies: 2016/9/19 0:38:39

Defending champ retains crown

Defending champion Lee Kyoung-hoon fired a final-round 68 to win the Korea Open title for the second time on Sunday.
Soure:Agencies: 2016/9/11 23:13:39

Lu wins CTBC Ladies Open title after blazing start

Teresa Lu demonstrated why she was the top-ranked player at the CTBC Ladies Open on Saturday as the Chinese-Taipei star came out blazing in the rain-delayed third round to win by two strokes in a tournament that was shortened to 45 holes.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/9/4 8:05:11

Asian Tour has new CEO

American sports marketing executive Josh Burack will take over next month as CEO of the Asian Tour, the regional golf body said Thursday, replacing Mike Kerr, who resigned in December.
Soure:Agencies: 2016/9/2 0:03:44