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Perez skips Torrey, 'upset' with Ryder Cup standings
Pat Perez is "kind of upset" that a strong fall portion of the season didn't help his efforts to make a U.S. Ryder Cup team for the first time in his career.
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Woods favored to miss Farmers Insurance Open cut
According to Las Vegas bookmakers, Tiger Woods isn't expected to make the cut in his return to competition this week at the Farmers Insurance Open.
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Monahan buoyed by Tour's sponsor agreements
The PGA Tour has a few events without sponsors, but long-term extensions from Farmers and Sony have the Tour on solid footing.
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Day WDs from Farmers pro-am because of sore back
Jason Day has withdrawn from the Wednesday pro-am at the Farmers Insurance Open, citing a sore back.
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Farmers inks 7-year extension through 2026
Farmers Insurance has signed a seven-year extension to serve as the title sponsor for the PGA Tour event at Torrey Pines.
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Woods impresses DeChambeau, Day on Tuesday
Bryson DeChambeau played with Tiger Woods for the first time Tuesday morning, and the biggest surprise was that he wasn’t overcome by nerves.
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Rahm focusing on play, not shot at No. 1
Jon Rahm’s meteoric rise in the world rankings could end with him reaching No. 1 with a win this week at Torrey Pines.
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Rahm: Playoff wasn't friendly, just 'nervous'
Jon Rahm says he and Andrew Landry were just expending some nervous energy during the first playoff hole of the CareerBuilder.
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Tiger grouped with Reed, Hoffman at Torrey Pines
Tiger Woods will make his 2018 debut alongside Patrick Reed and Charley Hoffman on Torrey Pines’ South Course at 1:40 p.m. ET Thursday.
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Singh's lawsuit stalls as judge denies motion
Vijay Singh’s attempts to speed up the proceedings in his ongoing lawsuit against the PGA Tour have been stalled, again.
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Videos and images from Tiger's Tuesday at Torrey
Tiger Woods played a nine-hole practice round Tuesday at Torrey Pines South, site of this week's Farmers Insurance Open. Check out some images and videos, via social media.
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Davis on distance: Not 'necessarily good for the game'
Speaking to SiriusXM radio, USGA executive Mike Davis doubled down on earlier claims that the growing distance debate has had a negative impact on the game of golf.
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Top-ranked amateur wins LAAC, earns Masters invite
Joaquin Niemann walked Augusta National Golf Club as a patron last year. He’ll be a competitor in 2018 after winning the Latin America Amateur Championship.
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Tiger Tracker: Farmers Insurance Open
Tiger Woods is competing in a full-field event for the first time in nearly a year. We're tracking him at this week's Farmers Insurance Open.
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How Rahm can overtake DJ for OWGR No. 1 this week
Two years ago, Jon Rahm was in college. Now, he could supplant Dustin Johnson as world No. 1. Wait, what? How is that possible? We explain.
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Stock Watch: Strange grumpy; Tiger Time again?
Two-time major champion Curtis Strange didn't like the chumminess in the CareerBuilder playoff. And will the kids see Old Tiger or the Tiger of old this week?
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Strange irked by Rahm-Landry friendly playoff
Based on Curtis Strange's reaction to the CareerBuilder Challenge playoff on Sunday, it’s safe to say he did things a little differently in his day.
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Quail Hollow officials promise players easier conditions
Quail Hollows officials are reaching out to PGA Tour players to tell them the Wells Fargo Championship won't be anything like last year's PGA.
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Ortiz leads LAAC through 54; Niemann, Gana one back
Mexico's Alvaro Ortiz shot a 1-under 70 Monday to take the outright 54-hole lead at the Latin America Amateur Championship in Chile.
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CareerBuilder purse payouts: Rahm wins $1.062 million
Jon Rahm defeated Andrew Landry on the fourth hole of sudden death to win the CareerBuilder Challenger. Here's a look at how the purse was paid out in La Quinta, Calif.
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After Further Review: Tiger's return comes at perfect time
Each week, GolfChannel.com takes a look back at the week in golf. This week, we're talking Tiger Woods' return and Tommy Fleetwood's success.
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Rahm passes Spieth to become world No. 2
Jon Rahm on Sunday passed Jordan Spieth to move to No. 2 in the Official World Golf Ranking, behind only Dustin Johnson.
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Rahm beats Landry in playoff to win CareerBuilder
Thanks to a bogey-free round of 5-under 67 Sunday, Jon Rahm won the CareerBuilder and moved to second in the world rankings.
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Top-ranked amateur Niemann one back at LAAC in Chile
Argentina’s Jaime Lopez Rivarola leads the Latin America Amateur Championship at 5 under par following a round of 3-under 68 Saturday in Chile.
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Crocker among quartet of Open qualifiers in Singapore
Former college standout Sean Crocker was among four players to qualify for The Open thanks to top-12 finishes at the SMBC Singapore Open.
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Got a second? Fisher a bridesmaid again
England's Ross Fisher was unable to hold a lead in Abu Dhabi and instead left with another runner-up finish amid a victory drought that dates back to 2014.
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McIlroy (T-3) notches another Abu Dhabi close call
Rory McIlroy tied for third at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship, his seventh finish of T-3 or better in the last eight years in Abu Dhabi without a win.
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Fleetwood rallies to defend Abu Dhabi title
Tommy Fleetwood rallied with a back-nine 30 to successfully defend his title in Abu Dhabi. Rory McIlroy, in his first start of the year, tied for third.
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Rahm manages frustration, two back at CareerBuilder
Jon Rahm managed the winds and his frustrations Saturday at the CareerBuilder Challenge to give himself a chance to win again.
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Phil misses CareerBuilder cut for first time in 24 years
Phil Mickelson missed the cut Saturday at the CareerBuilder Challenge. It’s a rare occurrence in his Hall of Fame career. A very rare occurrence.
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Defending champ Gana co-leads Latin America Amateur
Toto Gana moved into position to try to win a return trip to the Masters, grabbing a share of the Latin America Amateur Championship lead.
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LAAC returning to Casa de Campo in 2019
The Latin America Amateur Championship will return to Casa de Campo in the Dominican Republic in January of 2019.
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Beef's beer goggles: Less drinks = more wins
An offseason spent soul searching is apparently paying quick dividends for Andrew “Beef” Johnston, who is in contention to win the Abu Dhabi HSBC.
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McIlroy (65) one back in Abu Dhabi through 54
Rory McIlroy moved into position to send a powerful message in his first start of the new year at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
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Woods, Rahm, Rickie, J-Day headline Torrey field
Tiger Woods is set to make his 2018 debut.
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Even on 'off' day, Rahm shoots 67 at CareerBuilder
Jon Rahm didn’t strike the ball as purely as he did during his opening round at the CareerBuilder Challenge, but he struck it well enough.
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Mickelson 'displeased' with iron play; 10 back
All of Phil Mickelson’s offseason work has paid off through two rounds of the CareerBuilder Challenge, where he says his driving has been “above average.”
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Watch: Daly makes birdie from 18-foot-deep bunker
John Daly on Friday at the CareerBuilder Challenge somehow got up and down for birdie from the deepest bunker on the PGA Tour.
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Koepka (wrist) likely out until the Masters
Defending U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka is expected to miss at least the next two months because of a torn tendon in his left wrist.
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Watch: McIlroy gives Fleetwood a birthday cake
Tommy Fleetwood turned 27 on Friday, and he celebrated with some good golf and some birthday cake.
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DJ shoots 64 to surge up leaderboard in Abu Dhabi
Dustin Johnson stood out among a star-studded three-ball with just one bogey on Friday at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
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Closing eagle moves Rory within 3 in Abu Dhabi
Playing for the first time since October, Rory McIlroy sits just three shots off the pace in Abu Dhabi after closing with an eagle Friday.
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Duke to fill in for injured Pavin at CareerBuilder
Ken Duke will fill in for Corey Pavin for the next two rounds of the CareerBuilder Challenge – with nothing at stake but his amateur partner’s position on the leaderboard.
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Rahm (62) fires career low round
Jon Rahm got off to a fast start at the CareerBuilder Challenge, shooting a 10-under 62 to take a one-shot lead over a trio of players.
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Recent winner Cook contending at CareerBuilder
After earning his first win in November, Austin Cook is hoping to join Patton Kizzire as a two-time winner on Tour this season following a strong start in Palm Springs.
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Mickelson starts fast, fades to 70 at La Quinta
Phil Mickelson got off to a fast start in his first round of 2018 before settling for an opening-round 70 at the CareerBuilder Challenge.
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Rahm on 62: 'Not much more I can ask for'
Fresh off a runner-up finish at Kapalua, Jon Rahm torched La Quinta Country Club for a 62, his lowest career round on the PGA Tour.
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Fleetwood flawless en route to Abu Dhabi lead
Coming off a Race to Dubai win last season, Tommy Fleetwood picked up where he left off with a bogey-free 66 to share the early lead in Abu Dhabi.
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13-year-old beats DJ in closest-to-the-pin contest
Even a 13-year-old got the best of world No. 1 Dustin Johnson at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
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McIlroy 'really pleased' with opening 69 in Abu Dhabi
Rory McIlroy shot a bogey-free 69 in his first round since October. He leads DJ by 3, but trails the leaders by the same.
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Hadwin returns to site of last year's 59
Canadian Adam Hadwin is back in Palm Springs after shooting a third-round 59 en route to a runner-up finish at last year's CareerBuilder Challenge.
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Rahm: If I thought like Phil, I could not hit a shot
Jon Rahm has had plenty of opportunity to see Phil Mickelson's detailed pre-shot routine, but it's not one the Spaniard plans to adopt anytime soon.
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DJ changes tune on golf ball distance debate
World No. 1 Dustin Johnson questioned the need for a golf ball distance debate Wednesday, two months after he supported a reduced-distance ball option.
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LPGA lists April date for new LA event
The LPGA’s return to Los Angeles will come with the new Hugel-JTBC Open being played at Wilshire Country Club April 19-22, the tour announced Wednesday.
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Lexi looks to shine as LPGA season begins next week
Lexi Thompson may be No. 4 in the Rolex Women’s World Rankings, but in so many ways she became the new face of the women’s game last year.
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Kuchar joins European Tour as affiliate member
Matt Kuchar has joined the European Tour as an affiliate member in advance of his start this week at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
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Hot Seat: Rory jumps into the fire early
After a three-month break, Rory McIlroy returns to action in Abu Dhabi. And he'll do so in an early head-to-head match up with world No. 1 Dustin Johnson.
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CareerBuilder Challenge: Tee times, TV schedule, stats
The PGA Tour shifts from Hawaii to Southern California for the second full-field event of the year. Here are the key stats for the CareerBuilder Challenge.
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Teenager Im wins Web.com season opener
Sungjae Im, 19, won The Bahamas Great Exuma Classic to become the second teen ever to win on the Web.com Tour.
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Mickelson grouped with Z. Johnson at CareerBuilder
Making his first competitive start of 2018, Phil Mickelson will play Rounds 1-3 of the CareerBuilder Challenge alongside fellow Masters champ Zach Johnson.
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Spieth selected by peers to run for PAC chairman
Jordan Spieth and Billy Hurley III have been chosen by peers to face off in an election, with the winner replacing Davis Love III as a player director on the PGA Tour Policy Board.
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Spieth, McIlroy to support Major Champions Invitational
Nick Faldo announced Tuesday the creation of the Major Champions Invitational.
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Rosaforte: Woods plays with Obama, gets rave reviews
Golf Channel insider Tim Rosaforte reports on Tiger Woods’ recent round at The Floridian in Palm City, Fla., alongside President Barack Obama.
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Stock Watch: Spieth searching for putting form
Jordan Spieth hasn't had any issues hitting greens through two events in 2018. But he is having a problem getting the ball in the hole.
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McIlroy: Ryder Cup won't be as easy as USA thinks
The Americans have won their past two international team competitions by a combined score of 38-22, but Rory McIlroy isn’t expecting another pushover.
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Floodlights may be used at Dubai Desert Classic
No round at next week’s Dubai Desert Classic will be suspended because of darkness.
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Ortiz takes Web.com Tour clubhouse lead in Bahamas
Carlos Ortiz shot a bogey-free, 4-under-par 68 Monday to take the clubhouse lead in The Bahamas Great Exuma Classic at Sandals Emerald Bay.
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McIlroy: 2018 may be my busiest season ever
Set to return to competition for the first time since October, Rory McIlroy believes 2018 may be the busiest year of his professional career.
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Rosaforte Report: Phil 'very optimistic' about 2018
Phil Mickelson begins his 2018 season this week at the CareerBuilder Challenge. And as he sets his sights on making the U.S. Ryder Cup and winning the U.S. Open, he is, go figure, incredibly optimistic.
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Sony win helps Kizzire crack OWGR top 60
After his second win in the last three months, Patton Kizzire made another significant move in the latest Official World Golf Rankings.
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Sony purse payouts: Kizzire earns $1.116 million
Patton Kizzire defeated James Hahan in a six-hole playoff to capture the Sony Open in Hawaii. Here's a look at how the purse was paid out.
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Kizzire finally solves riddle of 18th fairway
Frustrated by his failures to hit the 18th fairway throughout the tournament, Patton Kizzire finally found the winning strategy in overtime.
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After Further Review: Embracing island life
Our writers take on the topics of the resurrection of the Hawaii swing; the allure of Tiger becoming Tiger again, and the Ryder Cup implications of Thomas Bjorn's weekend.
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Knox hunting OWGR top-50 cutoff, Ryder Cup berth
Russel Knox narrowly missed qualifying for the European Ryder Cup team in 2016 and is back in the hunt for a berth in 2018.
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Spieth: Putting needs 'a lot of work'
After a tie for 18th in the Sony Open in Hawaii, a frustrated Jordan Spieth said his putting needs 'a lot of work.'
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Kizzire beats Hahn on sixth playoff hole to win Sony
Patton Kizzire parred the sixth extra hole to edge James Hahn and win the Sony Open in the longest playoff on Tour in five years.
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Fish earns $100,000 for DRI victory
How much do celebrities get paid for events like the Diamond Resorts Invitational? Winner Mardy Fish took home a check for $100,000.
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Parel, Fish win Diamond Resorts Invitational titles
Scott Parel (pro) and Mardy Fish (celebrity) were the winners Sunday in the Diamond Resorts Invitational in Orlando, Fla.
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Watch: Finau aces 17, tosses club in celebration
Tony Finau made a hole-in-one on Saturday at the Sony Open in Hawaii and celebrated with a club toss.
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Meet Tom Hoge, your 54-hole Sony Open leader
Tom Hoge closed his round on Saturday with back-to-back birdies moving atop the leaderboard and sending some fans scrambling to Google.
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Barber's caddie in ICU after fall, head hit
Blayne Barber’s caddie, Cory Gilmer, is in critical condition in a neurological intensive care unit at a local hospital after falling on Friday and hitting his head.
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Parel leads Short, Durant at Diamond Resorts
Scott Parel added 27 points Saturday to his total 61 to lead the Diamond Resorts Invitational in Orlando by one over Wes Short Jr. and Joe Durant.
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Inbound missile alert mistakenly sent out in Hawaii
Players readying for Saturday at the Sony awoke to a concerning message when an emergency alert was sent out warning of an inbound ballistic missile.
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Watch: Spieth, Woods have both made 91-foot putts
Any of the rest of would gladly have settled for a two-putt, and some of us would have struggled just to three-jack.
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Players tweet about Hawaiian missile alert
Amidst the confusion and panic of Saturday's inadvertent ballistic missile alert in Hawaii, Tour pros took to Twitter.
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Watch: Spieth (68) pours in 91-foot birdie putt
Perhaps the most clutch putter of his generation made just a single putt longer than 5 feet on Friday. In fact, it was much longer.
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Rory: Heart irregularity 'nothing to worry about'
In an interview with The Telegraph, Rory McIlroy revealed "a bit of an irregularity with my heart that I have to keep on top of."
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Phil, Reed making 2018 debuts at CareerBuilder
The PGA Tour heads back to the mainland next week for the CareerBuilder Challenge in La Quinta, Calif., with a solid field.
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ZJ wants young guys to see Tiger at his best
Zach Johnson has played and seen Tiger Woods at his very best, and he wants this younger generation to "have a piece" of that Tiger.
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Shut out of Prez Cup, Harman eyes Ryder Cup berth
Bypassed for last year's U.S. Presidents Cup team, Brian Harman has his sights set on making this year's U.S. Ryder Cup squad.
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Peterson (64) prepared for life after golf
Playing on a major medical extension, John Peterson has eight starts to earn 274 FedExCup points. But if he doesn't, he's OK with that.
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Parel leads Diamond Resorts; Henderson tied for sixth
PGA Tour Champions player Scott Parel racked up 34 points on Friday to lead the Diamond Resorts Invitational by two points over Scott Dunlap.
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Watch: NBA legend Allen holes approach for 3!
Ray Allen made more three-pointers than anyone in NBA history. He made another on Friday at the Diamond Resorts Invitational.
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Kisner pays off bet with Thomas, wears 'Bama jersey at Sony
After teeing off on the par-3 17th hole at Waialae Country Club on Thursday, Kevin Kisner put on an Alabama football jersey to payoff a bet with Justin Thomas.
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ZJ (63) rekindling some old magic at Waialae
Zach Johnson has had his share of both success and struggle at Waialae Country Club. Thursday's 63 was certainly a success.
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After injury, Knost made progress on his bucket list
Colt Knost missed nearly 11 months to injury. In between doctor’s visits and rehabilitation, he checked a few items off his bucket list.
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Time off works for Kirk (63) on Day 1 of Sony
Chris Kirk has a reason to be optimistic at the Sony Open, an event he almost won in 2014, but this year was a little different.
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Spieth (69) derailed by quadruple bogey-8 on Day 1
Jordan Spieth was cruising along at the Sony Open, 4 under through 16 holes after a rocky start to his round when the bottom dropped out of his day.
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Watch: 8 people, 5 dogs rescued via helicopter at California course
The Coast Guard saved eight people and five dogs at a California golf course via helicopter amid deadly mudslides.
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Watch: Ace, eagles highlight Day 1 of SA Open
There were plenty of fireworks in the opening round of the BMW South African Open at Glendower Golf Club in Johannesburg.
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