Golf

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November 12, 2019 - 3:26 pm
Scott McCarron has been in position for a $1 million payoff twice in his career under vastly different circumstances. The first occasion was in 2002 in the final of the Match Play Championship at La Costa when he stood over an 8-foot putt to extend the 36-hole match against Kevin Sutherland and...
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Adam Hagy
AP
October 03, 2019 - 6:44 am
Koepka returns to competition this week in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, giving Las Vegas the No. 1 player in the world for the first time since Greg Norman in 1988 when the tournament was played in the spring.
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September 24, 2019 - 2:29 pm
Suzann Pettersen is now linked with Syd Easterbrook, an English golfer and little more than a footnote in Ryder Cup history. At the core of what made the Solheim Cup so special was it being decided by the final shot of the tournament at Gleneagles on Sept. 15. Pettersen rolled in a putt from just...
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Ezra Shaw / Staff
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August 26, 2019 - 6:41 am
One year after he was an overlooked bystander as Tiger Woods celebrated the missing piece of his comeback by winning the Tour Championship, McIlroy surged past Brooks Koepka and delivered a clutch par putt when he needed it to win the FedEx Cup and the $15 million prize, the biggest payout in golf...
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AUGUST 24: FedEx Cup signage is displayed during the second round of The Northern Trust on August 24, 2018 at the Ridgewood Championship Course in Ridgewood, New Jersey. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
Ben Higgins
August 23, 2019 - 8:42 am
I hope I never become "that" sports guy. You know, the one who rails against anything new, and constantly tells anyone who will listen (or can't escape) that baseball or football or basketball was so much better "back in my day" (see: Gossage, Goose). Golf isn't immune from this phenomenon. You...
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August 21, 2019 - 1:54 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Justin Thomas has a two-shot lead, and the Tour Championship hasn't even started. If that seems difficult to fathom, consider that someone could win this week without having the lowest 72-hole score. And remember, such a radical change was to make the FedEx Cup finale easier to...
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Kevin C. Cox / Staff
August 08, 2019 - 7:03 am
His mother was born and raised in Thailand. Since his first Masters win in 1997, Woods' face has been plastered across Bangkok's newspapers and television stations throughout his highs and lows.
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