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Golf: Day hits spectacular shot en route to Quail Hollow win

Golf: Day hits spectacular shot en route to Quail Hollow win

Published 07/05/2018

(Reuters) - Former world number one Jason Day has a burning ambition to get back to the top of the rankings and he made a [more…]

Golf: Woods slumps to 55th after birdie-free final round

Golf: Woods slumps to 55th after birdie-free final round

Published 07/05/2018

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods had his first birdie-free round since 2014 to finish equal 55th at the Wells Fargo Championship in North Carolina on Sunday, [more…]

Tiger, Mickelson and Fowler grouped at Players Championship

Tiger, Mickelson and Fowler grouped at Players Championship

Published 06/05/2018

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler have been grouped together for the first two rounds at the Players Championship on Thursday and [more…]

Golf: Rare consecutive eagles boost Peterson to lead in Charlotte

Golf: Rare consecutive eagles boost Peterson to lead in Charlotte

Published 04/05/2018

(Reuters) - Self-deprecating Texan John Peterson recorded consecutive eagles for the first time in his career to vault to the first-round lead at the Wells [more…]

Thin rough for May finale at next week’s Players Championship

Thin rough for May finale at next week’s Players Championship

Published 04/05/2018

(Reuters) - The Players Championship will bid farewell to its May date in the calendar with the thinnest rough in a decade, according to the [more…]

Putting woes leave Woods six behind first-round leader Peterson

Putting woes leave Woods six behind first-round leader Peterson

Published 03/05/2018

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods struggled to adjust to slow greens as he slipped six strokes behind American leader John Peterson in the opening round of [more…]

Golf: Ko breaks victory drought in style

Golf: Ko breaks victory drought in style

Published 30/04/2018

(Reuters) - A two-year win drought marked by changes in coaches, caddies and clubs ended for Lydia Ko on Sunday as the former world number [more…]

Horschel’s hot putter helps land second New Orleans title

Horschel’s hot putter helps land second New Orleans title

Published 30/04/2018

(Reuters) - Billy Horschel won his second Zurich Classic of New Orleans title on Sunday by teaming up with Scott Piercy for a one-stroke victory [more…]

It’s not a skins game, but Rose sheds his slacks anyway

It’s not a skins game, but Rose sheds his slacks anyway

Published 27/04/2018

(Reuters) - Justin Rose ignored the local alligator population and stripped down to his underwear to hit out of a water hazard at the Zurich [more…]

Golf: Chinese duo share lead after first round in New Orleans

Golf: Chinese duo share lead after first round in New Orleans

Published 27/04/2018

(Reuters) - China’s Zhang Xinjun and Dou Zecheng belied their low world rankings and picked off birdies at their final three holes to tie for [more…]