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Double Bubba

AUGUSTA, Georgia (AP) ― Bubba Watson’s second Masters title was nothing like the green jacket he won two years ago.The only daring shot Watson hit was one he really didn’t need. The wild swing in m...

Updated : 2014.04.14 19:45

Down to the wire

RANCHO MIRAGE, California (AP) ― Michelle Wie and Lexi Thompson topped the Kraft Nabisco leaderboard, setting up a possible final-round showdown the LPGA Tour has been waiting for.The 24-year-old Wie...

Updated : 2014.04.06 20:08

Feng takes early lead at Kraft Nabisco

Shanshan Feng picked the brain of a wily veteran en route to grabbing the clubhouse lead at the Kraft Nabisco Championship, the first major of the women’s golf season, on Thursday. Feng, China’s fir...

Updated : 2014.04.04 20:26

Mickelson among leaders in opening round at Houston

HUMBLE, Texas (AP) ― Phil Mickelson is among the leaders after shooting a bogey-free 4-under par 68 in his opening round of the Houston Open, showing no effects of the muscle pull that forced him to withdraw from last week’s Texas Open. The five-time major winner, who practiced at August...

Updated : 2014.04.04 20:16

Korea seeded 2nd for Crown

The International Crown on the LPGA Tour has all the trappings of the best team event in golf until the Olympics in 2016. And considering there will be no team medal awarded in Rio, the LPGA event mig...

Updated : 2014.04.02 20:11

Kerr, Salas tied for lead at LPGA’s Kia Classic

CARLSBAD, California (AP) ― Cristie Kerr made a 55-foot par-saving putt after hitting her final approach into the water Saturday at Aviara to take a share of the lead with Lizette Salas after the thi...

Updated : 2014.03.30 20:20

Bowditch leads Texas Open

SAN ANTONIO (AP) ― Steven Bowditch of Australia opened a three-stroke lead Saturday in the Texas Open, while Phil Mickelson withdrew after 10 holes because of a pulled muscle in his right side.Bowditch, the 30-year-old seeking his first PGA Tour title, shot a 4-under 68 to reach 12 under ...

Updated : 2014.03.30 20:12

Ko leads at Founders

There were too many players close behind and too many low scores to be had for Lydia Ko to feel at ease at the top of the JTBC Founders Cup leaderboard.That won’t change the 16-year-old New Zealander...

Updated : 2014.03.23 19:59

Park, Piller share early lead in JTBC Founders Cup

PHOENIX (AP) ― Top-ranked Park In-bee birdied her final three holes for a 6-under 66 and a share of the JTBC Founders Cup lead among the early starters on Thursday. Coming off a victory two weeks ago...

Updated : 2014.03.21 19:27

Scott off to a record start at Bay Hill

ORLANDO, Florida (AP) ― Masters champion Adam Scott was feeling ill when he arrived at Bay Hill. One majestic round with the putter made him feel a lot better on Thursday. Scott made five putts from ...

Updated : 2014.03.21 19:27

Torrey Pines picked to host 2021 U.S. Open

SAN DIEGO (AFP) ― Torrey Pines, where Tiger Woods won the most recent of his 14 major titles, has been selected to host the 2021 U.S. Open golf championship pending city approval, according to reports Tuesday.The San Diego Union-Tribune newspaper’s website and Golf Channel reported that ...

Updated : 2014.03.12 20:16

Golfer Park In-bee retains world's top spot for 48th week

South Korea's Park In-bee has held the top spot in the women's world golf rankings for the 48th consecutive week.In the latest Rolex Rankings announced Tuesday, the 26-year-old solidified her position after picking up her first victory of 2014 at a Ladies European Tour tournament in China ...

Updated : 2014.03.11 09:59

Park In-bee picks up first win of 2014 on Ladies European Tour

   The world's No. 1-ranked female golfer Park In-bee picked up her first win of 2014 at a Ladies European Tour (LET) tournament in China on Sunday.   Park fired a 6-under 67 in the final round of the Mission Hills World Ladies Championship at the par-73 Mission Hills Hainan's Blackst...

Updated : 2014.03.09 18:14

Torrance, Smyth picked as Ryder Cup vice captains

DUBLIN (AP) ― Europe captain Paul McGinley selected Sam Torrance and Des Smyth as two of his vice captains on Thursday for this year’s Ryder Cup against United States at Gleneagles.Torrance captaine...

Updated : 2014.03.07 19:28

Slow start for Tiger Woods at Doral

DORAL, Florida (AP) ― Tiger Woods only made it through 10 holes Thursday ― this time because of the weather, not his back.The debut of the new Blue Monster, and the return of Woods, received an inco...

Updated : 2014.03.07 19:26