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2018 USA World Amateur Team Announced

Stasia Collins, past chairman of the USGA Women’s Committee, will serve as captain of the USA Women’s World Amateur Team.<p>“I am honored to have the …

Golf

Rory McIlroy will not play FedEx Cup opener, gets time to reflect

As he suggested he would do following the PGA Championship, Rory McIlroy is skipping the Northern Trust, the first FedEx Cup playoff event, to be …

Golf

Man has finger bitten off during melee at Massachusetts golf course

Things took a barbaric turn Friday night during a fight at Southers Marsh Golf Club in Plymouth, Mass.<p>A 47-year-old man was arrested and charged with mayhem after allegedly biting another man's finger off during the altercation.<p>WCVB reports that someone called 911 after two foursomes got into it on …

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Tiger Woods, Master of the Recovery Shot, Needs to Hit Fewer of Them

As he adjusts to a new swing created by his surgically fused lower back, Woods remains too often wayward off the tee<p>ST. LOUIS—There is no chaos in golf quite like the chaos that ensues when Tiger Woods hits an errant tee shot that lands outside the ropes. A mob of fans surrounds his ball. Marshals …

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Tiger Woods singlehandedly fuels pro-golf ratings

Tiger Woods didn’t win any of the year’s four major golf tournaments, but his presence was the only story that mattered this summer. The ratings …

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'I need to assess where I'm at' - Rory McIlroy looking for answers as his major drought continues

McIlroy carded a final round of 70 at Bellerive Country Club to finish two under par for the final major of 2018, four years and two days after his …

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US PGA Championship: Tiger needs to bring end to back-nine blues

Tiger Woods has not been able to find his best form on Sundays in 2018, but will have the chance to change that at the US PGA Championship.

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It's been a year to forget admits Rory McIlroy after his latest major flop at the USPGA Championship

A downcast Rory McIlroy offered a typically blunt assessment of his performances in the majors this year after finishing well down the field at the …

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TT postscript: Only Tiger Woods' driver prevented a fairytale

ST. LOUIS – In 2018, I saw Tiger Woods make eight birdies in the final round of a major championship, wearing his trademark red and black, and it was …

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All the reasons why Tiger will (and won't) win the PGA Championship

ST. LOUIS -- Who knows what time Tiger Woods woke up on Saturday morning, but like all of those who had to finish the second round, it was in the …

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Topgolf is booming while growing the game in a non-traditional way

As Drake plays in the background and laughter fills the air on a Friday night, Vince Edwards addresses the golf ball, carefully checks his grip and …

Golf

Tiger roars, then sputters in PGA Championship but remains in contention

ST. LOUIS — Turning back the clock on Saturday, Tiger Woods turned the front nine at Bellerive Country Club into a Beatles concert, where the earth shook from the enormous crowds roaring their approval.<p>It was vintage Woods — club twirls and fist pumps galore — and a vortex of noise shattered the …

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Tiger Woods starts 3 over in first 2 holes, finishes with 70

ST. LOUIS -- Poor starts have been an issue at times for Tiger Woods, and he overcame a massively bad one Thursday at Bellerive Country Club to shoot …

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Rory McIlroy Misses Opportunities, Shoots Par in 1st Round of PGA Championship

Rory McIlroy is in the middle of a successful year by almost anyone's standards, but it is missing one thing—a major championship.<p>He took the first step toward trying to change that at the 100th PGA Championship on Thursday with an even-par 70 <b></b>in the opening round at Bellerive Country Club in St. …

Sports

T(r)ee troubles for Mane

On the par-5 fifth hole, from an awkward and difficult lie, Mane smacked the ball high onto the branches of a tree. The Indian pro had three options …

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How you can watch USPGA; Darragh Ó Sé fears for Galway

With no live television coverage of this week’s US PGA Championship, Philip Reid explains how you can see the tournament on TV. As for the golf …

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10 PGA Championship Favorites to Watch at Bellerive

Here are 10 favorites to watch this week in the PGA Championship at Bellerive.Dustin Johnson<b>Odds via BetDSI Sportsbook:</b> +900 <b><br>Best Finish:</b> T5 in 2010 …

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PGA Championship 2018: Testing conditions suit Rory McIlroy in final major bid of the season

With practice time at a premium, not many players were happy to be forced off the Bellerive Country Club only two days before the scheduled start of …

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Golf: Woods trying something new at PGA Championship

ST. LOUIS, Missouri (Reuters) - Over a 23-year professional career there is little in the golf world Tiger Woods has not seen or courses he has not played.<p>But this week will provide a rare new experience for the 42-year-old as he prepares for the 100th PGA Championship and his first competitive …

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PGA Championship 2018: Where did Rory McIlroy's mojo go … and can he get it back?

The defining, microcosmic moment of Rory McIlroy’s 2018 season came at the second hole on Sunday at Augusta National. He was in the final group, three strokes behind Patrick Reed, and he had done his best to put all the pressure on his opponent the night before with a classic …

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Rory McIlroy dismisses "Sundayitis" talk after WGC-Bridgestone Invitational sixth place finish

Rory McIlroy has denied he has a bad case of “Sundayitis” despite ­going into the season’s final major on the back of another last-round disappointment.<p>For the fourth time this year, McIlroy was in the final grouping at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational on Sunday but, after starting three behind …

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Tiger Woods’ Group For The PGA Championship Is Loaded

If we’re being honest, golf fans are going to watch whichever group Tiger Woods is playing in this Thursday during the first round of the 2018 PGA …

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McIlroy pleased with consistency ahead of US PGA Championship

Rory McIlroy has not won a major since 2014, but he is happy with his form and among the favourites for the US PGA Championship.

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Tiger Woods takes ice bath, prepares for final major of year

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tiger Woods at times looks similar to the guy who won the PGA Championship four times among his 14 major titles, except for the results.<p>And except for the way he began the week of the final major of the year.<p>He took an ice bath.<p>"Just trying to get some inflammation down, and just …

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Sam Torrance's US PGA Championship 2018 preview: Why I fancy Rory McIlroy ahead of in-form Justin Thomas, Dustin Johnson and Francesco Molinari

He is the defending champion and arrives at Bellerive Country Club fresh from victory at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, so everything points to a …

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15 burning questions for 2018 PGA Championship

John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports<p>The 2018 PGA Championship is here and for the final time, we’re closing the golf major calendar with this event. …

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Tiger Woods falls apart at one of his favorite courses to finish even at WGC-Bridgestone

Tiger Woods was still looking for his first victory in his latest return to the PGA Tour, and this weekend in Akron, Ohio could have been his best chance to win.<p>Woods' last win on Tour came at the 2013 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, and the 14-time major champion was back on the course this week at …

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PGA CHAMPIONSHIP '18: A look at top contenders

A capsule look at 10 top contenders for the PGA Championship, to be held Aug. 9-12 at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis (list in predicted order of finish):<p>DUSTIN JOHNSON<p>Age: 34.<p>Country: United States.<p>World ranking: 1.<p>Worldwide victories: 19.<p>2018 victories: Sentry Tournament of Championship, …

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Rory McIlroy can defy doubters at US PGA Championship

Light was fading badly the last time Rory McIlroy claimed a major. You do not have to scratch far to discover a sense that the scene at Valhalla, four years ago, has become a metaphor for the subsequent phase of his career. That the notion is fatally skewed requires explanation as McIlroy returns …

Golf

Each time a match came up I'd text my son Jacob and say 'Have a really good match so that we can have your shirt'... now we're auctioning it to help mums in Africa

It was always going to be a valuable rugby jersey, but no one could have guessed just how precious it would turn out to be. At the start of the …

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