Jack Nicklaus

Matsuyama joins Aoki as major runner-up from Japan

Matsuyama joins Aoki as major runner-up from Japan

Published 19/06/2017

Jun 18, 2017- Erin, WI, USA- Hideki Matsuyama putts on the eighth green during the final round of the U.S. Open golf tournament at Erin Hills. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Hideki Matsuyama finished like a champion, firing the best score of the final round at the U.S. Open on Sunday but despite his six-under-par 66 had to settle for a tie for second place at Erin Hills.

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Erin Hills new major mountain for golfers to conquer

Erin Hills new major mountain for golfers to conquer

Published 13/06/2017

Jun 13, 2017- Erin, WI, USA- Bubba Watson walks to the range across the players bridge during a practice round of the U.S. Open golf tournament at Erin Hills. Mandatory Credit: Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports

The U.S. Open is about as close as golfers get to stepping into a ring and this year they face a new contender for the sport's toughest test when they take on Erin Hills.

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McIlroy plays with Trump, tunes up for comeback: reports

McIlroy plays with Trump, tunes up for comeback: reports

Published 20/02/2017

Oct 2, 2016- Chaska, MN, USA- Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays his shot from the seventh tee during the single matches in 41st Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club. Mandatory Credit: Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports / Reuters

World number three Rory McIlroy, eyeing a comeback next week from injury, continued his tune-up with a round with U.S. President Donald Trump in south Florida on Sunday, it was reported.

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Palmer, `The King`, leaves Arnie`s Army in mourning

Palmer, `The King`, leaves Arnie`s Army in mourning

Published 27/09/2016

Four-time Masters champion Arnold Palmer pauses and bows to the gallery as he walks to the 18th green during his final competitive appearance in the Masters golf tournament at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia, U.S. on April 9, 2004. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo

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Golfing great Arnold Palmer, who led `Arnie`s Army,` dies at 87

Golfing great Arnold Palmer, who led `Arnie`s Army,` dies at 87

Published 27/09/2016

Arnold Palmer of the U.S. waves to the crowd as he stands on the 18th green during the Champion Golfers' Challenge tournament ahead of the British Open golf championship on the Old Course in St. Andrews, Scotland, July 15, 2015. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne

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Arnold Palmer remembered as `King of the fairways`

Arnold Palmer remembered as `King of the fairways`

Published 27/09/2016

Arnold Palmer of the U.S. waves to the crowd as he stands on the 18th green during the Champion Golfers' Challenge tournament ahead of the British Open golf championship on the Old Course in St. Andrews, Scotland on July 15, 2015. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh/File Photo

Following is reaction to the death of golfing great Arnold Palmer on Sunday:

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Jack’s ball goes in One Direction for first Augusta ace

Jack’s ball goes in One Direction for first Augusta ace

Published 08/04/2015

AUGUSTA, Georgia (Reuters) - Tiger Woods, his girlfriend and a boy band star turned some heads at the Masters Par-3 contest on Wednesday, but Jack [more…]