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  • Jessica Korda leads Blue Bay LPGA

    Jessica Korda birdied five of the first eight holes Thursday and finished with a 6-under 66 to take the first-round lead in the Blue Bay LPGA. ''It was really nice,'' Korda said. I guess the putter was just hot on the front nine, so I took advantage of it.'' The 21-year-old American, a two-time…

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  • Wozniacki close to semis after Radwanska victory

    By Julian Linden SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki all but booked her place in the semi-finals of the WTA Finals with an impressive 7-5 6-3 win over Agnieszka Radwanska on Thursday. Showing no signs of fatigue after her exhausting three-set win over Maria Sharapova two days…

  • PGA president refers to Poulter as 'lil girl'

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Georgia (AP) — The PGA of America president referred to Ian Poulter as a little girl on two social media accounts Thursday evening for his criticism of the jobs Nick Faldo and Tom Watson did as Ryder Cup captains.

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  • 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.

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

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  • 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

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    Boy From Shantytown Hailed As a Future Golf Star

    While he has the swing and swagger that would not be out of place on any golf course in the world, Dylan Reales, an 11-year-old golf prodigy, comes from one of Argentina's most notorious shantytowns. (Oct. 23)

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  • Williams on verge of year-end No. 1 ranking after Sharapova loses

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Serena Williams was on the verge of clinching the year-end world number one ranking for the fourth time on Thursday after Maria Sharapova, the only woman with any chance of overtaking her, lost for the second time at the WTA Finals. Sharapova was beaten 6-3 6-2 by Wimbledon…

  • 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…

  • Williams on verge of year-end No. 1 ranking

    By Julian Linden SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Serena Williams was on the verge of clinching the year-end world number one ranking for the fourth time on Thursday after Maria Sharapova, the only woman with any chance of overtaking her, lost for the second time at the WTA Finals. Sharapova was beaten 6-3…

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  • PGA president makes sexist remark in defense of Faldo against Poulter

    Ted Bishop defended Nick Faldo in his ongoing spat with Ian Poulter, unfortunately making a sexist remark in the process

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  • PGA Tour commissioner floats idea of Ryder Cup-style exhibitions

    Tim Finchem doesn't think a task force is necessary, just to be less rusty when it comes time to play foursomes at the Ryder Cup

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  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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

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