Golf

July 22, 2019 - 9:54 am
PORTRUSH, Ireland (AP) — No longer in the shadows of Irish golf, Shane Lowry now has his name etched on the base of the silver claret jug. It’s on there with more than a century’s worth of the best that have conquered the links to win the British Open. Lowry gazed at the oldest trophy in golf as he...
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July 18, 2019 - 11:01 pm
PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland (AP) — The excitement that always surrounds Tiger Woods even brought out the hired help near the fourth hole at Royal Portrush. They couldn’t help his sore back, or his soaring score at the British Open. The Masters champion, a three-time winner on the links courses of...
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July 16, 2019 - 8:49 pm
PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland (AP) — Tiger Woods was on the practice range when the gates at the British Open opened Tuesday, and before long he was on the tee and ready to go. He just didn’t go for very long. Woods played a full round at Royal Portrush when he arrived Sunday morning, and then again...
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Jordan Spieth
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June 17, 2019 - 1:12 pm
Jordan Spieth didn’t get off to the best start at the 2019 U.S. Open first round and took out his frustration on caddie Michael Greller.
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June 17, 2019 - 1:02 pm
( WGR 550 ) - For the first time in his career, Gary Woodland has claimed a major golf championship. The 35-year-old took home the title at the 2019 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach Golf Links in Pebble Beach, California with a three-shot win over Brooks Koepka. Woodland entered the final round of play at...
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June 16, 2019 - 9:48 pm
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The crowd was roaring, the birdies were dropping and Tiger Woods looked like his vintage self for the final 12 holes of the U.S. Open. The problem for Woods was what happened on the first 60 holes. Woods salvaged an otherwise disappointing weekend at Pebble Beach by...
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June 10, 2019 - 10:11 am
The annual BMW Charity Pro-Am at Thornblade was shortened to 54 holes due to inclement weather, but that did not keep Rhein Gibson from getting his first Web.com Tour victory. While the 33 year-old Gibson did not have a win under his belt heading into this weekend, he had three top 10 finishes,...
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Tiger Woods reacts as he walks off the 7th green during the second round of the PGA Championship golf tournament, Friday, May 17, 2019, at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
May 23, 2019 - 1:45 pm
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Tiger Woods has decided to play in the Memorial next week ahead of his next chance in a major. Woods is a five-time winner at Muirfield Village. He has never missed it when healthy, except in 2006 when he took time off after his father's death. The Memorial is two weeks before...
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Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton (1) stretches on the sidelines as head trainer Ryan Vermillion watches during the NFL football team's practice in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, May 22, 2019. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
May 22, 2019 - 2:23 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton still isn't throwing a football four months after surgery on his throwing shoulder. Panthers coach Ron Rivera isn't worried. Rivera downplayed Newton sitting out of passing drills at organized team activities (OTAs) on Wednesday, saying it's a "really big not-that-...
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Brooks Koepka poses with the Wanamaker Trophy after winning the PGA Championship golf tournament, Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
May 19, 2019 - 8:32 pm
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Brooks Koepka took his place in PGA Championship history with a wire-to-wire victory, minus the style points. In a raging wind that turned Bethpage Black into a beast, Koepka lost all but one shot of his record seven-shot lead Sunday. He lost the brutal Long Island crowd,...
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