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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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 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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April 14, 2019 - 2:37 pm
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - The comeback is complete. Tiger Woods has his fifth Masters title. ... read more
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Straight Up With Sturg
June 01, 2017 - 9:04 am
I’ve been a long time Tiger Woods fan. And I’ve even been a Tiger Woods apologist. But not tonight. Not after witnessing the video and audio of Woods weekend arrest of DUI in Jupiter, Florida. I understand his Blood Alcohol Level was 0.0. Tiger was loaded, and this time it’s not about him. Tiger...
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Rory McIlroy hits a tee shot on the 11th hole during a practice round at Augusta National GC.
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May 10, 2017 - 1:40 pm
Sports apparel giant, Nike, decided last summer that it was getting out of the golf equipment game. That move sent dozens of golfers scrambling to find a new equipment partner -- except for Rory McIlroy . The 28-year-old made it clear he would take his time to decide, and that he did, announcing...
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