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  • Adam Scott will stick with long putter even after the anchoring ban starts

    Adam Scott said he will continue to use the long putter, but not keep it anchored to his body

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  • Golf-Dustin Johnson quits The Barclays pro-am with illness

    Dustin Johnson withdrew from The Barclays pro-am midway through his round at Plainfield Country Club in New Jersey on Wednesday due to illness, the PGA Tour said at the opening event of the FedExCup playoffs. Needless to say, he is doing everything possible to be ready for the important weeks…

  • What next for Tiger after a season of struggle?

    This is a tantalizing question on the lips of many, including the former world number one himself as he puts his golf clubs away for a while after enduring a dismal PGA Tour campaign. Now ranked a mind-blowing 257th after mainly struggling over the past two years, Woods missed four cuts -- three of…

  • Golf-Solheim pick Lang surges two ahead in Alabama

    Three days after earning a captain's pick for the Solheim Cup, Brittany Lang proved the value of her selection by seizing a two-shot lead in Thursday's opening round of the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic in Prattville, Alabama. The 30-year-old, chosen as a wildcard along with Paula Creamer by U.S.…

  • Why is Rory McIlroy skipping the first playoff event?

    Pretty much every big name in golf will be at The Barclays this week in New Jersey as the first of four FedEx Cup Playoff events gets underway. “It's pretty much, did you win East Lake?” Spieth said about how to win the FedEx Cup Playoffs. "East Lake" is the Tour Championship which is the last…

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  • De la Riva sinks last-hole eagle for Czech lead

    Spain's Eduardo de la Riva hit a sensational 18th hole eagle to earn a share of the lead after the first round of the Czech Masters on Thursday. At the 18th, de la Riva holed his long-range approach at the last to finish the opening day on seven under par 65. "It is very good to finish with a two…

  • Asian Tour says Europe merger will be game-changer for golf

    The merger of two of the world's major golf tours will see the largest shake-up of the professional game since the European Tour was created more than 40 years ago, Asian Tour CEO Mike Kerr told AFP. "I can't think of anything bigger," Kerr said in a phone interview, when asked whether it was…

  • Compton ends season early at Barclays

    Erik Compton ended his season Thursday when he withdrew from The Barclays after eighth hole with a respiratory infection. Compton, who already has gone through two heart transplants, was No. 122 in the FedEx Cup and would have needed a strong week to move into the top 100 and advance to the next…

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  • Golf-U.S. PGA Tour Barclays Classic scores

    Aug 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the U.S. PGA Tour Barclays Classic at the par-70 course on Thursday in Edison, New Jersey -5 Bubba Watson (U.S.) 65 Spencer Levin (U.S.) 65 Camilo Villegas (Colombia) 65 Tony Finau (U.S.) 65 -4 Paul Casey (Britain) 66 Cameron Tringale (U.S.) 66 Russell Knox…

  • Spieth stumbles out of the blocks at Barclays

    The start of the FedEx Cup playoffs brought out the worst score from Jordan Spieth in three months. In his first tournament as No. 1 in the world, Spieth had a pair of three-putt bogeys, hit a tee shot in the water, shot 40 on his back nine and wound up with a 4-over 74 in the opening round of The…

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  • Golf-Four-time winner Jimenez to swing for more at Hong Kong Open

    Spaniard Miguel Angel Jimenez will have his task cut out when he tees off seeking his fifth Hong Kong Open title in October with top players from Europe and America confirming their participation in the $2 million event. The 51-year-old Spaniard will be joined by major winners Justin Rose and…

  • 2013 Champion Tim Burke Sets Sights on 40th World Long Drive Championship

    Burke Creates Successful Work-Life Balance Through Dedication to Discipline ORLANDO, FL / ACCESSWIRE / August 26, 2015 / VisionQuest Wealth Management: As the World Long Drive Champion in 2013, Tim Burke ...

  • Langer ready to defend his Dick's Sporting Goods Open title

    Since it became a stop on the Champions Tour eight years ago, the Dick's Sporting Goods Open has not had a repeat champion. Bernhard Langer is ready to change that, even without daughter Christina helping call the shots. Anything is possible,'' Langer said as he prepared to begin defense of his…

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  • Jordan Spieth is out here watching Tiger Woods, putting food on the table

    On Tuesday, Spieth joked about the FedEx Cup Playoffs and discussed his fandom when it comes to Tiger Woods. Spieth was off last week during Woods' performance at the Wyndham Championship which everyone watched, it would seem.

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  • The race for $10 million gets under way at Plainfield

    EDISON, N.J. (AP) — The points are slightly different for the FedEx Cup playoffs. The principle remains unchanged.

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  • Golf-European Tour Czech Masters scores

    Aug 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the European Tour Czech Masters at the par-72 course on Thursday in Prague -7 Renato Paratore (Italy) 65 Eduardo De La Riva (Spain) 65 -6 Thomas Pieters (Belgium) 66 Sam Hutsby (Britain) 66 Matthew Fitzpatrick (Britain) 66 Pelle Edberg (Sweden) 66 -5 Pedro…

  • Austin Connelly turns pro with guidance from Jordan Spieth

    KINGSTON, Ontario – Celebrated amateur Austin Connelly has decided to forgo a collegiate career at the University of Arkansas and will turn professional. The 18-year-old from Irving, Texas – who has dual citizenship with Canada, and was a member of Golf Canada’s National Amateur Team – will make…

  • Spieth's Biggest FedExCup Foes

    Jordan Spieth has had a terrific season, and headed into the FedExCup Playoffs he was a favorite to win it all. But after a rough first round at The Barclays on Thursday, the door is open to other contenders. Who could give him a run for his money?

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  • Podcast: How to make the FedExCup finish better

    On this week's podcast, we talk about how to make the FedExCup's Tour Championship finale more compelling

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  • Laurie Rinker wins LPGA T&CP National Championship

    KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) -- Laurie Rinker won the LPGA T&CP National Championship on Wednesday, closing with a 7-under 65 for a four-stroke victory over three-time defending champion Jean Bartholomew and Karen Paolozzi.

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