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Dustin Johnson cruises to win at Riviera to take over as world No. 1

Dustin Johnson cruises to win at Riviera to take over as world No. 1

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Dustin Johnson coasted to the top spot in the world ranking thanks to a five-shot victory in the Genesis Open. After a 7-under-par 64 in a third round completed Sunday morning at Riviera Country Club, Johnson posted a stress-free 71 in the afternoon to replace Jason Day as the No. 1 player in...


Tadd Fujikawa: The ultimate underdog

Tadd Fujikawa: The ultimate underdog

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Fujikawa makes eagle at the 2007 Sony OpenAt the 2007 Sony Open in Hawaii, 16-year-old Tadd Fujikawa makes eagle at the par-5 18th and becomes the youngest player in 50 years to make the cut in a PGA TOUR event.HONOLULU – The love of the underdog runs deep in sports. We all enjoy cheering for...


Golf Canada Top 10 Rankings

Golf Canada Top 10 Rankings

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Jared du Toit’s performance at the RBC Canadian Open vaulted him 35 spots in the world rankings to a career-high No. 25 in the world. It was only his second career professional tournament and the University of Arizona senior finished two shots ahead of World No. 1 Jason Day and just two back...


Henderson beats Ko to win Women's PGA Championship in playoff

Henderson beats Ko to win Women's PGA Championship in playoff

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SAMMAMISH, Wash. – Canada’s Brooke Henderson beat top-ranked Lydia Ko with a birdie on the first hole of a playoff Sunday in the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship after overcoming a three-shot deficit on the back nine. The 18-year-old from Smiths Falls, Ont., ranked No. 4 in the world, closed with...


Masters could have its smallest field since 2002

Masters could have its smallest field since 2002

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With only one potential spot still available, the Masters could have its smallest field in more than a decade.Ninety-two players are currently qualified for the year’s first major after Rafael Cabrera-Belloearned his spot via the top 50 in the Official World Golf Ranking following his...


Spieth-Thomas headlines WGC-Dell Match Play groups

Spieth-Thomas headlines WGC-Dell Match Play groups

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The ping-pong balls have finally settled, and the groups for the WGC-Dell Match Play have been set. Here's a look at a few intriguing matchups that will occur during pool play: Jordan Spieth vs. Justin Thomas: The two friends and former college rivals were drawn together and will meet Friday...


Winless DeLaet: 'Tomorrow is going to be the day'

Winless DeLaet: 'Tomorrow is going to be the day'

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ALM HARBOR, Fla. – Making his 137th career start on the PGA Tour, Graham DeLaet believes now is his time to break through.  “Tomorrow is going to be the day,” he said Saturday at the Valspar Championship. “Every time I’m in this position I say the politically correct things. I’m going to go...


Spieth on record setting run at Augusta National

Spieth on record setting run at Augusta National

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AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Jordan Spieth didn't slow down in the Masters' second round, shooting 66 to post a record-setting total of 14-under 130.  He has made 15 birdies and just a lone bogey (No. 15, first round) in the first 36 holes. He was bogey-free on Friday. Charley Hoffman is in second place...


Horschel FedEx Cup Champion

Horschel FedEx Cup Champion

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In an historic three-week playoff run that included two victories and a runner- up finish, PING Pro Billy Horschel walked away with the FedExCup after winning the Tour Championship. It came after switching to the new G30 driver just weeks before the playoffs began. Since then, he’s averaged 12...


Tiger Woods has actually just saved Tom Watson a massive headache.

Tiger Woods has actually just saved Tom Watson a massive headache.

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For a variety of reasons, ranging from a bad back to a crooked driver, Tiger Woods didn't automatically qualify for Tom Watson's 2014 U.S. Ryder Cup team. He finished 70th in the standings after the PGA Championship, and before Tiger's most recent announcement that he was withdrawing himself...


McIlroy Wins at Firestone, Takes Back #1 Ranking

McIlroy Wins at Firestone, Takes Back #1 Ranking

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AKRON, Ohio - From links of Britain to the parkland of America, Rory McIlroy is on top of the world again.In his first start since a wire-to-wire win at the British Open, McIlroy wiped out a three-shot deficit in only three holes and closed with a 4-under 66 on Sunday to win...


Sergio Garcia Leads WGC, Breaks Back 9 Record

Sergio Garcia Leads WGC, Breaks Back 9 Record

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AKRON, Ohio -- Sergio Garcia doesn't know anything about being in a zone. He had no trouble identifying the best round of his career. Garcia one-putted the final 11 holes and made birdies on his last seven holes Friday in theBridgestone Invitational to tie the course record at Firestone with...


Delaet fires course record at RBC Canadian Open

Delaet fires course record at RBC Canadian Open

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It was a festival of birdies for the threesome of Jim Furyk, Graham DeLaet and Matt Kuchar on Friday at the $5.7 million RBC Canadian Open.Furyk and DeLaet tied the course record at Royal Montreal with 63s while Kuchar shot 65 as they combined for 22 birdies and only three bogeys in...


JIMENEZ REIGNS IN NATIVE SPAIN

JIMENEZ REIGNS IN NATIVE SPAIN

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Relying on PING’s latest technology, Spaniard Miguel Ángel Jiménez continues to play some of the best golf of his long career, winning the Open de España, his country’s national championship, in a playoff. It is his third victory since December.With an i25 driver and fairway woods, S55 irons,...