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  • Aussie Murdaca leads Asia-Pacific amateur

    Antonio Murdaca of Australia shot a 4-under 68 to lead the Asia-Pacific Amateur Golf Championship after two rounds by a shot from compatriot and overnight leader Todd Sinnott on Friday. Murdaca had five birdies and a bogey at Royal Melbourne to take his two-round total to 7-under 137, edging…

    The Associated Press
  • Heavy rain washes out play in Blue Bay LPGA

    Heavy rain washed out play Friday in the Blue Bay LPGA, forcing tour officials to cut the inaugural tournament from 72 to 54 holes. Jessica Korda topped the leaderboard after the first round at 6-under 66. Michelle Wie and Chinese star Shanshan Feng were a stroke back long with American Brittany…

    The Associated Press
  • Tennis-Williams guaranteed year-end number one ranking

    (Updates after Williams reaches semi-finals) * Williams assured of year-end top ranking for fourth time * American qualifies for WTA Finals last four By John O'Brien SINGAPORE, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Serena Williams clinched the year-end world number one ranking for the fourth time without hitting a…

    Reuters
  • Defending champion Hend shares lead in Macau

    Macao (AFP) - Defending champion Scott Hend shares the halfway lead at the Macau Open as the Australian bids for back-to-back wins after his victory at the Hong Kong Open last week.

    AFP
  • Golf-Garcia joins heavyweight lineup in Turkish Open

    By Tony Jimenez LONDON, Oct 23 (Reuters) - World number four Sergio Garcia will lead a heavyweight lineup in the second edition of the Turkish Airlines Open next month, organisers told Reuters on Thursday. The 34-year-old Spaniard joins Ryder Cup team mates Victor Dubuisson, world number five…

    Reuters
  • Compton among early leaders at Sea Island

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Erik Compton is happy with where he is in golf, and he's not referring to his 5-under 65 on Thursday for a share of the lead in the McGladrey Classic.

    Associated Press
  • Olesen, Wade share Perth lead after course record rounds

    (Reuters) - Denmark's Thorbjorn Olesen and Australian qualifier John Wade set alight Lake Karrinyup on Thursday, blasting matching course records of eight-under-par 64 to share the opening round lead at the Perth International. Wade had to birdie the last three holes of Monday qualifying to secure…

    Reuters
  • Golf - Macau lead brings happy Diwali for Lahiri

    - India's Anirban Lahiri took an early lead with a brilliant 10-under-par 61 as the Macau Open got under way Thursday, with defending champion Scott Hend a point behind.

    AFP
  • Jessica Korda leads Blue Bay LPGA

    HAINAN ISLAND, China (AP) — Jessica Korda birdied five of the first eight holes and finished with a 6-under 66 to take the first-round lead in the Blue Bay LPGA on Thursday.

    Associated Press
  • Home comfort helps Harman fly high at Sea Island

    (Reuters) - Brian Harman took advantage of home comforts, ideal weather and a red-hot putter as he charged into a share of the lead in Thursday's opening round of the $5.6 million McGladrey Classic at Sea Island in Georgia. The diminutive American left-hander, who won his first PGA Tour title at…

    Reuters
  • This is probably the craziest 3-foot putt you'll ever see

    A man decides to take a creative approach to making a 3-foot putt at a golf course in Scotland

    Devil Ball Golf
  • Tour players shocked by PGA president's 'Lil girl' shot at Ian Poulter

    You might have rolled your eyes when outgoing PGA of America president Ted Bishop sang the praises of something called "footgolf" as part of his unending grow-the-game initiative.

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  • Play

    Driving - Rick Smith: Hit It Longer

    Golf's longest hitters have these moves down pat.

    Golf Digest
  • Golf-European Tour Perth International scores

    Oct 23 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the European Tour Perth International at the par-72 course on Thursday in Perth 64 John Wade (Australia) 64 Thorbjorn Olesen (Denmark) 64 66 Michael Sim (Australia) 66 Peter Whiteford (Britain) 66 Kim Si-Hwan (South Korea) 66 Tom Lewis (Britain) 66 67 Magnus…

    Reuters
  • Red-hot Compton shares lead at McGladrey Classic

    Erik Compton started his day by putting on extra clothes to battle a morning chill but it didn't take him long to get hot once he teed off at The McGladrey Classic. The 34-year-old dual Norwegian-American rolled in birdies on his first two holes en route to a five-under 65 to grab a share of the…

    AFP
  • Local Todd Sinnott has Asia-Pacific Amateur lead

    Local golfer Todd Sinnott shot a 5-under 67 on Thursday to take a one-shot lead over 2012 champion Guan Tianlang of China after the first round of the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship at Royal Melbourne. The 20-year-old Sinnott plays on the pennants team for Metropolitan, another sand-belt course…

    The Associated Press
  • Inbee Park takes the week off, will become No. 1 in Rolex Rankings

    Inbee Park and Stacy Lewis have taken the week off from the LPGA Tour, but will swap spots in the Rolex Rankings

    Devil Ball Golf