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Stenson, Garcia do little for Ryder Cup hopes

Stenson, Garcia do little for Ryder Cup hopes

Published 20/08/2018

GREENSBORO, North Carolina (Reuters) - Major champions Henrik Stenson and Sergio Garcia missed out on a chance to stake their claim for Europe’s Ryder Cup [more…]

Golf: Hovland wins U.S. Amateur Championship

Golf: Hovland wins U.S. Amateur Championship

Published 20/08/2018

(Reuters) - Viktor Hovland of Norway described his week as “flawless” after becoming the first Scandinavian man to win the U.S. Amateur Championship on Sunday. [more…]

Snedeker seals wire-to-wire Wyndham win

Snedeker seals wire-to-wire Wyndham win

Published 20/08/2018

GREENSBORO, North Carolina (Reuters) - Brandt Snedeker saw off a challenge from Taiwan’s C.T. Pan to claim a three-stroke win at the Wyndham Championship on [more…]

Golf – Putnam wins Barracuda Championship for first title

Golf – Putnam wins Barracuda Championship for first title

Published 06/08/2018

(Reuters) - Andrew Putnam grabbed his first PGA Tour victory on Sunday by winning the Barracuda Championship in Reno. Entering the day with a three-point [more…]

Golf: Molinari plots course through the mayhem to win Open

Golf: Molinari plots course through the mayhem to win Open

Published 23/07/2018

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (Reuters) - Francesco Molinari kept the coolest head in Carnoustie as he steered a steady course through a wild afternoon of nailbiting tension [more…]

Who needs Ferrari? Italy has Molinari

Who needs Ferrari? Italy has Molinari

Published 23/07/2018

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (Reuters) - Francesco Molinari was only half joking when he said his stunning British Open victory might make the headlines back home - [more…]

Eleven Sports to show 2018 PGA Championship for free across UK…

Eleven Sports to show 2018 PGA Championship for free across UK…

Published 23/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Global sports broadcaster Eleven Sports has won the rights to show the 2018 PGA Championship in Britain and Ireland, showing the golf [more…]

Woods’s Carnoustie close call was no fluke, says Spieth

Woods’s Carnoustie close call was no fluke, says Spieth

Published 23/07/2018

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (Reuters) - Not so long ago they were saying he was washed up, finished, but for a spell on Sunday it seemed as [more…]

Tearful Park claims Women’s PGA Championship in playoff

Tearful Park claims Women’s PGA Championship in playoff

Published 02/07/2018

(Reuters) - South Korean Park Sung-hyun won her second major title when she overcame compatriot Ryu So-yeon and Japan’s Nasa Hataoka in a three-way playoff [more…]

Molinari ends Italian PGA Tour drought with runaway win

Molinari ends Italian PGA Tour drought with runaway win

Published 02/07/2018

(Reuters) - Sweet-swinging Francesco Molinari “executed the plan perfectly” to clinch a first PGA Tour title in style by taking control on the back nine [more…]