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  • Jimenez, Mediate share lead in Champions Tour opener

    KAUPULEHU-KONA, Hawaii (AP) -- Miguel Angel Jimenez shot an 8-under 64 in windy conditions Saturday for a share of the lead with Rocco Mediate in the Champions Tour's season-opening Mitsubishi Electric Championship. Jimenez had nine birdies and a closing bogey to match Mediate at 11-under 133 at…

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  • Grace wins Qatar Masters by 1 stroke

    Branden Grace made a decisive eagle on the 16th to win the Qatar Masters on Saturday by one stroke and clinch his sixth European Tour title. The South African shot a final round 6-under 66 for an overall 19-under 269 to hold off runner-up Marc Warren (67) of Scotland. Bernd Wiesberger's two bogeys…

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  • Golf-Pacesetting Kuchar slips back with messy finish

    Overnight leader Matt Kuchar surprisingly dropped three shots in his last four holes to finish the third round of the $5.7 million Humana Challenge one stroke off the pace at La Quinta on Saturday. Two ahead and seemingly cruising on another gorgeous day of dazzling sunshine in the California…

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  • Golf-U.S. PGA Tour Humana Challenge scores

    Jan 25 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the U.S. PGA Tour Humana Challenge at the par-72 course on Saturday in La Quinta, California 199 Bill Haas (U.S.) 67 63 69 Justin Thomas (U.S.) 68 63 68 Michael Putnam (U.S.) 63 67 69 Erik Compton (U.S.) 66 66 67 200 Matt Kuchar (U.S.) 65 64 71 Ryan Palmer…

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  • Golf-Rusty short game costs Mickelson a chance to go low

    Phil Mickelson has been a little rusty with his usually renowned short game in his first PGA Tour event in four months and he squandered the chance to shoot a low score at the Humana Challenge with some untidy play on Saturday. Though the American left-hander piled up eight birdies in the third…

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  • Maturing Johnson set for PGA Tour return

    (Reuters) - Dustin Johnson will return to the PGA Tour at next month's Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego, ending a six-month leave of absence from golf to seek help for "personal challenges". Tournament organizers announced the American's commitment to the Feb. 5-8 event and Johnson on Saturday…

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  • Palmer didn't finish off 59, but had record run at Humana Challenge

    Ryan Palmer set a new PGA Tour record, playing eight holes in 10 under par during Round 2 of the Humana Challenge

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  • Golf-European Tour Qatar Masters scores

    Jan 24 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the European Tour Qatar Masters at the par-72 course on Saturday in Doha 269 Branden Grace (South Africa) 67 68 68 66 270 Marc Warren (Britain) 71 65 67 67 271 Bernd Wiesberger (Austria) 69 66 68 68 272 Eddie Pepperell (Britain) 69 71 65 67 273 An Byeong-Hun…

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  • In-form Kuchar moves one stroke clear at La Quinta

    (Reuters) - Fresh from a tie for third at last week's Sony Open in Hawaii, American Matt Kuchar maintained his red-hot form to grab a one-shot lead after Friday's second round of the $5.7 million Humana Challenge at La Quinta. The world number 11 took advantage of another gorgeous day in the…

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  • Zach Johnson's Humana shot from the rocks didn't go so well

    Zach Johnson didn't pull off a shot from a rock pile on Day 2 of the Humana Challenge out in the California desert

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  • Kuchar leads Humana Challenge golf, Palmer on fire

    Matt Kuchar fired an eight-under-par 64 to take the lead at the PGA Tour Humana Challenge on a day when fellow American Ryan Palmer flirted with a 59. Kuchar, who began on the back nine, rolled in four birdies on one five-hole stretch beginning at No. 12 and has a one-shot lead over Michael Putnam…

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  • Ryan Palmer misses chance for 59 in Humana Challenge

    Ryan Palmer shot the lowest round in his PGA Tour career. It wasn't easy after letting a chance to shoot 59 or lower slip away Friday at PGA West. ''It's hard not to think about it.'' After opening with two pars, Palmer had two eagles and six birdies on the next eight holes to match the longest…

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  • UPDATE 1-Golf-Grace claims second title of season at Qatar Masters

    (Adds quotes, details) Jan 24 (Reuters) - South African Branden Grace became the first player to win multiple events in the 2015 Race to Dubai after he held his nerve to win the Qatar Masters in Doha on Saturday. Grace fired a bogey-free, six-under-par 66 to finish the tournament on 19-under, one…

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  • Dustin Johnson commits to Farmers Insurance Open

    Dustin Johnson will return to the PGA Tour after a six-month leave of absence, during which he became a father

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  • Matt Kuchar stumbles in, gives away Humana Challenge lead

    LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Matt Kuchar's ball crashed into the rocks at the foot of the Santa Rosa Mountains and shot sideways into the All-American Canal.

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  • Johnson to return at Torrey Pines

    Dustin Johnson is returning to the PGA Tour from a six-month break in which he said Friday ''it was time to grow up,'' though he refused to discuss a published report that a positive test for cocaine is what led to his leave of absence. Five days later, he said in a statement he was taking a leave…

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