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Thursday’s roundup: Branden Grace leads Texas Open by 1

Thursday’s roundup: Branden Grace leads Texas Open by 1South African Branden Grace had a 6-under 66 and leads by a stroke after the opening round of the Valero Texas Open.
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  • 4 days, 16 hours ago
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Tiger Woods has fourth surgery on back

Tiger Woods has fourth surgery on backTiger Woods has had a fourth back surgery and is likely to go through another year without playing a major.
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  • 4 days, 10 hours ago
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Ryu reaps rewards after big changes, Woods progressing

Ryu reaps rewards after big changes, Woods progressingNew coach, different swing results in a win and three runner-up finishes in World No. 2’s last nine LPGA tournaments.
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  • 5 days, 20 hours ago
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Sunday’s roundup: Wesley Bryan takes RBC Heritage

Sunday’s roundup: Wesley Bryan takes RBC HeritageBryan rallied from four-shots down to win his home state tournament, closing with a for a one-stroke victory.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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Saturday's roundup: Dufner eagles twice, leads Heritage

Saturday’s roundup: Dufner eagles twice, leads HeritageJason Dufner shot a 6-under 65 to take a one-shot lead Saturday heading into the final round of the RBC Heritage.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Thursday’s roundup: Cauley takes Heritage lead

Thursday’s roundup: Cauley takes Heritage leadBud Cauley took advantage of pristine, windless conditions at Harbour Town with birdies on four of the final five holes.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
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Matt Kuchar seeks to ace Heritage

Matt Kuchar seeks to ace HeritageHe tied for fourth at Augusta National, his second-best finish and fourth top-10 showing in his last six appearances
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
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Spain’s golden generation inspired Sergio Garcia

Spain’s golden generation inspired Sergio GarciaCountrymen like Jose Maria Olazabal and Seve Ballesteros paved the way for Garcia.
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  • 2 weeks ago
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Sergio Garcia takes Masters for first major triumph

Sergio Garcia takes Masters for first major triumphSergio Garcia won the Masters on Sunday, beating Justin Rose in a playoff for the first major title of the Spaniard’s career.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
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Ernie Els on Masters: ‘This tournament not for me’

Ernie Els on Masters: ‘This tournament not for me’He finished at 20 over, dead last in the field and three shots behind 58-year-old Larry Mize
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
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Stage set for 'very exciting Sunday' at Masters; Rose, Garcia lead

Stage set for ‘very exciting Sunday’ at Masters; Rose, Garcia leadJordan Spieth, who finished 4-under 68, remains in the mix.
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
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Rickie Fowler feeling good, sitting third at Masters

Rickie Fowler feeling good, sitting third at MastersRickie Fowler can’t think of a much better position to be in at the Masters — or a better time to try to win.
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
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Fowler joins 4-way tie at the top in Masters

Fowler joins 4-way tie at the top in MastersRickie Fowler finally got to the top of the leaderboard in a major and didn’t have much of a view.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
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Hoffman rides wind to Masters lead

Hoffman rides wind to Masters leadHoffman ran off seven birdies over his last 11 holes Thursday for a 7-under 65 that gave him a four-shot lead.
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
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OU’s Brian Stuard shoots 77 in Masters debut

OU’s Brian Stuard shoots 77 in Masters debutStuard opened play Thursday with a triple-bogey, bounced back with a birdie, then had an up and down round from there.
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
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World’s No. 1 Dustin Johnson pulls out of Masters

World’s No. 1 Dustin Johnson pulls out of MastersJohnson withdrew from the Masters after injuring his lower back in a fall at the home he was renting for the week.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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UM’s Carlson featured in ESPN’s Palmer tribute

UM’s Carlson featured in ESPN’s Palmer tributePalmer was famous for writing letters, and Carlson might have received the last one he ever wrote.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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Oakland's Brian Stuard pumped to make Masters debut

Oakland’s Brian Stuard pumped to make Masters debutStuard earned an invitation through his first career PGA Tour victory at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans in May 2016.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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Remembering Arnie: Masters starts on somber note

Remembering Arnie: Masters starts on somber noteIn a tribute to Arnold Palmer, who died in September, Billy Payne escorted Palmer’s widow to the first tee.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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UM’s Carlson curses 7-footer that kept him from Masters

UM’s Carlson curses 7-footer that kept him from MastersHad Carlson made that putt on the 17th hole of the U.S. Amateur semis, he would’ve been playing in Augusta this week.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
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Masters breakdown: Tom Gillis' picks to click

Masters breakdown: Tom Gillis’ picks to clickPGA Tour veteran spoke with The News this week about the Masters and other issues in the world of golf.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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Dustin Johnson’s rise began with fade

Dustin Johnson’s rise began with fadeThe knock on Dustin Johnson was he didn’t have what it takes between the ears to close out a major.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
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Lexi Thompson penalty stokes rules debate

Lexi Thompson penalty stokes rules debateMinor issue’s major impact fuels push to update rulebook
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  • 3 weeks ago
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Masters hasn't been easy on Ernie Els

Masters hasn’t been easy on Ernie ElsGreen jacket is one honor that has eluded the South African
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  • 3 weeks ago
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Lexi Thompson penalized 4 shots, loses in bizarre final round

Lexi Thompson penalized 4 shots, loses in bizarre final roundLexi Thompson was given a four-stroke penalty late in the final round for an incorrect ball placement a day earlier.
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
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Saturday roundup: Kang takes 3-shot lead at Houston Open

Saturday roundup: Kang takes 3-shot lead at Houston OpenKang took a commanding six-shot lead with a 36-hole tournament record of 129 through two rounds.
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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Friday’s roundup: Kang shoots 63, sets 36-hole record

Friday’s roundup: Kang shoots 63, sets 36-hole recordSung Kang shot a 9-under 63 to take a six-shot lead in a record-breaking second round at the Houston Open on Friday.
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
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Thursday’s roundup: Fowler shoots 64 for 1-shot lead

Thursday’s roundup: Fowler shoots 64 for 1-shot leadRickie Fowler shot an 8-under 64 for a one-shot lead over Sung Kang after the first round of the Houston Open.
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  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
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Wednesday's roundup: Johnson scores big with short clubs

Wednesday’s roundup: Johnson scores big with short clubsGolfer, who is coming off Match Play victory this weekend, attributes his No. 1 standing with small-club play.
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
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Sunday’s roundup: Dustin Johnson wins Match Play

Sunday’s roundup: Dustin Johnson wins Match PlayWorld’s hottest golfer has 15 victories in his career, six of them dating to his first major at the U.S. Open.
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
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Saturday's roundup: Johnson, Rahm advance to Match Play semis

Saturday’s roundup: Johnson, Rahm advance to Match Play semisRahm faces a semifinal match Sunday morning against Bill Haas; Johnson goes up against Hideko Tanihara.
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  • 1 month ago
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Friday’s roundup: Dominance and survival at Match Play

Friday’s roundup: Dominance and survival at Match PlayDustin Johnson and Phil Mickelson showed the simple side to the Dell Technologies Match Play.
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  • 1 month ago
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Thursday’s roundup: Wild outcomes at Match Play

Thursday’s roundup: Wild outcomes at Match PlayIt was pure chaos Thursday at Austin Country Club, where 30 mph gusts raged through the edge of Hill Country.
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  • 1 month ago
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Wednesday’s roundup: An emotional day for top seeds

Wednesday’s roundup: An emotional day for top seedsDefending champion Jason Day lasted only six holes at Match Play until a heavy heart forced an early departure.
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  • 1 month ago
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Friday’s roundup: DeLaet, Donald share lead

Friday’s roundup: DeLaet, Donald share leadDeLaet followed up his career-best 6-under 65 in the first round with a 67 on Friday.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
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Masters live scoring

Masters live scoringCheck out live scoring from the 2017 Masters golf tournament from Augusta National at Augusta, Ga.
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
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Spieth looking forward to getting through this Masters

Spieth looking forward to getting through this MastersTwo weeks before the Masters begins, Jordan Spieth is looking forward to it being over.
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  • 1 month ago
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Saturday's roundup: Hadwin opens 4-shot lead in Valspar

Saturday’s roundup: Hadwin opens 4-shot lead in ValsparThe 29-year-old Canadian finished 4-under 67 in the third round Saturday on the Copperhead Course at Innisbrook.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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PGA Tour vet Tom Gillis makes Michigan Hall of Fame

PGA Tour vet Tom Gillis makes Michigan Hall of FameThe 2017 induction ceremony will be June 3 at Katke Golf Club on the campus of Ferris State in Big Rapids.
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  • 2 months ago
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PGA Tour vet Tom Gillis to coach at Notre Dame Prep

PGA Tour vet Tom Gillis to coach at Notre Dame PrepLake Orion native takes over Pontiac Notre Dame Prep boys program.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Dustin Johnson aims for WGC sweep

Dustin Johnson aims for WGC sweepThe 32-year-old American is coming off consecutive victories at Riviera and the Mexico Championship.
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  • 1 month ago
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Sunday’s roundup: Late eagle carries Leishman to win

Sunday’s roundup: Late eagle carries Leishman to winMarc Leishman kept shifting his eyes toward the glare from the silver Arnold Palmer Invitational trophy at his side.
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  • 1 month ago
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Saturday's roundup: Kisner, Hoffman tied for lead at Bay Hill

Saturday’s roundup: Kisner, Hoffman tied for lead at Bay HillA bogey on the par-4 18th hole and a blistering finish by 36-hole leader Charley Hoffman left the two Americans tied at 11-under par.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Friday’s roundup: Change in plans working for Hoffman

Friday’s roundup: Change in plans working for HoffmanCharley Hoffman wasn’t expecting to be at Bay Hill until he didn’t qualify for a World Golf Championship next week.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Thursday’s roundup: Palmer memories abound at Bay Hill

Thursday’s roundup: Palmer memories abound at Bay HillSam Saunders stepped onto the first tee at Bay Hill on Thursday and flashed a quick thumbs-up to the crowd.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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