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Spain's Carlota Ciganda grabs share of lead in LPGA Shanghai
BUICK LPGA SHANGHAI/BREAKING NEWS

Spain's Carlota Ciganda grabs share of lead in LPGA Shanghai

SHANGHAI (AP) — Carlota Ciganda of Spain shot a 5-under 67 Saturday to share the lead with Sei Young Kim after the third round of the Buick LPGA Shanghai. Ciganda carded her fifth birdie of the day on the par-4 18th at Qizhong Garden Golf Clu...  »

Brooks Koepka leads by 4, can take over No. 1 with victory
CJ CUP/BREAKING NEWS

Brooks Koepka leads by 4, can take over No. 1 with victory

JEJU ISLAND, South Korea (AP) — Brooks Koepka has improved his chances of taking over as No. 1 golfer in the world, shooting a bogey-free 5-under 67 Saturday, good for a four-stroke lead after three rounds of the CJ Cup at Nine Bridges. Koepk...  »

Chez Reavie overcomes wind for 1-shot lead in South Korea
CJ CUP/BREAKING NEWS

Chez Reavie overcomes wind for 1-shot lead in South Korea

JEJU ISLAND, South Korea (AP) — Chez Reavie overcame cool, windy conditions for a 4-under 68 and a one-stroke lead after the first round of the CJ Cup at Nine Bridges on Thursday. In the breezy conditions, the back nine of the course posed th...  »

Ariya Jutanugarn shoots 66 for one-shot lead in Shanghai
BUICK LPGA SHANGHAI/BREAKING NEWS

Ariya Jutanugarn shoots 66 for one-shot lead in Shanghai

SHANGHAI (AP) — Ariya Jutanugarn shot a 6-under 66 to take a one-stroke lead after the first round of the Buick LPGA Shanghai tournament on Thursday. The Thai player had six birdies in a bogey-free round, including three straight on Nos. 4, 5...  »

Kevin Tway gets first PGA Tour win in Safeway Open playoff
SAFEWAY OPEN/BREAKING NEWS

Kevin Tway gets first PGA Tour win in Safeway Open playoff

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Tway made a 10-foot birdie putt on the third hole of a playoff Sunday to win the season-opening Safeway Open at windy Silverado Resort and Spa for his first PGA Tour title. The son of eight-time PGA Tour winner Bob T...  »

Bjerregaard foils Hatton's bid for three-peat in Dunhill Links
DUNHILL LINKS/BREAKING NEWS

Bjerregaard foils Hatton's bid for three-peat in Dunhill Links

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Lucas Bjerregaard of Denmark wrecked Tyrrell Hatton's hopes of winning the Dunhill Links Championship for a third straight year when he shot a 5-under 67 in the final round on Sunday for a one-stroke victory. Bjer...  »

South Korea holds off U.S., England to win International Crown
INTERNATIONAL CROWN/BREAKING NEWS

South Korea holds off U.S., England to win International Crown

INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — South Korea held off challenges from the United States and England to win the eight-nation UL International Crown for the first time in front of a delighted home crowd at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club on Sunday. The top-...  »

Brandt Snedeker maintains lead in season-opening Tour stop
SAFEWAY OPEN/BREAKING NEWS

Brandt Snedeker maintains lead in season-opening Tour stop

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Brandt Snedeker birdied the final three holes Saturday to take a three-stroke lead into the final round of the PGA Tour's season-opening Safeway Open. Snedeker finished with a 3-under 69 in windy conditions to get to 16-un...  »

Typhoon Kong-rey wipes out third round of UL International
UL INTERNATIONAL/BREAKING NEWS

Typhoon Kong-rey wipes out third round of UL International

INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Strong winds and heavy rain from Typhoon Kong-rey hit the Korean peninsula on Saturday, ensuring that there would be no play on day three of the eight-nation UL International Crown event in the city of Incheon, 25 miles...  »

Mickelson salvages second-round 69, trails Snedeker by three
SAFEWAY OPEN/BREAKING NEWS

Mickelson salvages second-round 69, trails Snedeker by three

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Brandt Snedeker birdied the final two holes for a 7-under 65 and a three-stroke lead over Phil Mickelson and two others Friday in the PGA Tour's season-opening Safeway Open. Playing alongside Hall of Famer Fred Couples, Sn...  »

Six straight birdies keep Phil Mickelson close in Safeway Open
SAFEWAY OPEN/BREAKING NEWS

Six straight birdies keep Phil Mickelson close in Safeway Open

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Phil Mickelson had six straight birdies and shot a 7-under 65 on Thursday to pull within two strokes of leader Sepp Straka in the PGA Tour's season-opening Safeway Open. Coming off a winless performance in the U.S. Ryder C...  »

Europeans reclaim Ryder Cup in 17.5-10.5 rout of U.S. team
RYDER CUP/BREAKING NEWS

Europeans reclaim Ryder Cup in 17.5-10.5 rout of U.S. team

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — Payback belongs to Europe, and so does the Ryder Cup. Two years after the Americans thought they had their Ryder Cup problems figured out, Europe reminded them Sunday why, for practical purposes, it ha...  »

Down 4 points, U.S. needs a miracle after Saturday whipping
RYDER CUP/BREAKING NEWS

Down 4 points, U.S. needs a miracle after Saturday whipping

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — Europe's latest Ryder Cup sensation is called "Moliwood," and what a show Francesco Molinari and Tommy Fleetwood produced at the Ryder Cup on Saturday. And now for the final act.  »

Europeans continue charge, lead 8-4 after morning fourballs
RYDER CUP/BREAKING NEWS

Europeans continue charge, lead 8-4 after morning fourballs

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — Europe was on the verge of blowing open the Ryder Cup by winning three matches Saturday morning in fourballs to build an 8-4 lead over the Americans for its largest three-session lead since 2004. Franc...  »

Skunked by Europe in foursomes, Americans need to regroup
RYDER CUP/BREAKING NEWS

Skunked by Europe in foursomes, Americans need to regroup

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — The Americans got off to the start they wanted. The Europeans had the finish they needed. Europe began its bid to regain the Ryder Cup with a clean sweep of the foursomes matches Friday afternoon, allo...  »

Tony Finau's lucky break lifts U. S. to early lead in Ryder Cup
RYDER CUP/BREAKING NEWS

Tony Finau's lucky break lifts U. S. to early lead in Ryder Cup

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — A slat of wood gave the Americans a most unlikely break and carried them to a 3-1 lead after the opening sessions of the Ryder Cup. Europe got its only point against Tiger Woods.  »

Cary's Kevin O'Connell wins U.S. Mid-Amateur at Charlotte CC
U.S. MID-AMATEUR/BREAKING NEWS

Cary's Kevin O'Connell wins U.S. Mid-Amateur at Charlotte CC

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Kevin O’Connell called his victory this past June at the Monroe Invitational in Pittsford, N.Y., area the biggest triumph of his amateur career. That was until Thursday’s 4-and-3 triumph at Charlotte Country Club over homet...  »

Charlotte's Brett Boner advances to U.S. Mid-Amateur finals
U.S. MID-AMATEUR/BREAKING NEWS

Charlotte's Brett Boner advances to U.S. Mid-Amateur finals

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Brett Boner had played Charlotte Country Club on many occasions before this week’s U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship—but never under the pressure he faced late Wednesday afternoon against 2016 champion Stewart Hagestad. Holding...  »

Tiger Woods' victory puts professional golf back in the spotlight
TIGER WOODS/TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP BLOG

Tiger Woods' victory puts professional golf back in the spotlight

ATLANTA (AP) — They had waited more than five years for this moment. No way were those frail little ropes, strung up on flimsy poles, going to hold them back.  »

Tiger caps improbable comeback with Tour Championship win
TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP/BREAKING NEWS

Tiger caps improbable comeback with Tour Championship win

ATLANTA (AP) — Tiger Woods, in his Sunday red shirt, both arms raised in victory on the 18th green. For so many years, the scene was familiar.  »

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