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Rickie Fowler hits from the 16th tee during the second round of the Phoenix Open PGA golf tournament, Friday, Feb. 1, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Matt York)
February 01, 2019 - 8:47 pm
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — After the opening round of the Phoenix Open, Rickie Fowler lamented a missed putt that would have given him the outright lead and household bragging rights. Following an impressive string of birdies to close out his second round, Fowler will get his chance to trash-talk...
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February 01, 2019 - 12:10 pm
KING ABDULLAH ECONOMIC CITY, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Dustin Johnson shot a course-record 9-under 61 and took a three-stroke lead after two rounds of the Saudi International on Friday. Third-ranked Johnson is 11 under overall after making seven birdies and an eagle at the Royal Greens Golf and Country...
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Rickie Fowler watches his birdie putt go wide on the second green during the first round of the Phoenix Open PGA golf tournament, Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Matt York)
January 31, 2019 - 8:29 pm
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Harold Varner III overcame an early bogey with three straight birdies, moving himself in position to tie for the lead. He got it with a long putt and a dab on the loudest hole in golf. Varner snaked in a long birdie putt on the par-3 16th hole at TPC Scottsdale on Thursday...
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Justin Rose, of England, celebrates his win on the 18th green of the South Course at Torrey Pines golf course after winning the Farmers Insurance golf tournament Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
January 27, 2019 - 7:07 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Justin Rose overcame a few nervous moments early in the final round with enough key putts down the stretch for a 3-under 69 to hold off Adam Scott and win the Farmers Insurance Open on Sunday. Rose had a three-shot lead shrink to a single shot when he opened with three bogeys in...
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Bryson Dechambeau of the U.S. poses with the trophy after winning the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019. (AP Photo/Neville Hopwood)
January 27, 2019 - 11:22 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Whether it's science or art, Bryson DeChambeau is making a name for himself for simply winning. In his most dominant performance yet, DeChambeau turned a one-shot lead into a seven-stroke victory Sunday by closing with an 8-under 64 to set the tournament record...
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Justin Rose, of England, watches his second shot on the seventh hole of the South Course at Torrey Pines Golf Course during the third round of the Farmers Insurance golf tournament Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
January 26, 2019 - 7:50 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Justin Rose tracked the flight of his 3-wood until he saw it splash into the pond guarding the 18th green at Torrey Pines. He walked a few steps and pulled his cap down over his eyes, the look of a man who had just made a crucial mistake at the wrong time. Not really. This was only...
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Adam Long watches his tee shot on the fourth hole during the final round of the Desert Classic golf tournament on the Stadium Course at PGA West on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, in La Quinta, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
January 20, 2019 - 7:33 pm
LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Adam Long made a 14-foot birdie putt on the final hole Sunday to win the Desert Classic for his first PGA Tour title. Making his sixth career start on the tour, Long closed with a 7-under 65 on the Stadium Course at PGA West to beat playing partners Phil Mickelson and Adam...
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January 20, 2019 - 5:35 am
SINGAPORE (AP) — Jazz Janewattananond shot a final-round 65 on Sunday to win the Singapore Open and qualify for this year's British Open. The Thai player carded seven birdies over the Serapong Course at Sentosa Golf Club to finish at 18-under 266, two strokes ahead of Yoshinori Fujimoto (68) and...
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Phil Mickelson smiles after his tee shot on the fourth hole during the third round of the Desert Classic golf tournament on the Stadium Course at PGA West on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, in La Quinta, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
January 19, 2019 - 7:35 pm
LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Phil Mickelson made three long birdie putts on the back nine Saturday to take a two-stroke lead into the final round of the Desert Classic. Making his first start of the year, the 48-year-old Mickelson shot a bogey-free 6-under 66 on the Stadium Course at PGA West to get to...
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January 19, 2019 - 6:15 pm
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Lydia Ko could only think about the putts that didn't go in, perhaps because she was used to making so many. Ko ran off four birdies on the front nine Saturday for a 30, and it was enough to carry her to a 5-under 66 and a share of the lead with Eun-Hee Ji going into...
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