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Brooks Koepka greets spectators as he walks to the 12th tee during the second round of the PGA Championship golf tournament, Friday, May 17, 2019, at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
May 17, 2019 - 6:37 pm
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black on Friday (all times local): 6:35 p.m. Brooks Koepka has a big lead at the PGA Championship and another entry in the major championship record book. Koepka birdied three of his last four holes for a 5-under 65 to shatter...
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Brooks Koepka reacts after sinking a putt on the 14th green during the first round of the PGA Championship golf tournament, Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
May 16, 2019 - 1:40 pm
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship on Thursday at Bethpage Black (all times local): 1:40 p.m. Brooks Koepka is the first player to shoot 63 in consecutive years at major championships. Koepka's defense of his PGA Championship got off to a record start when he holed a 35-...
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April 16, 2019 - 5:04 pm
An average of 10.8 million people watched the CBS coverage of the final round of the Masters as Tiger Woods got his first victory in a major in 11 years. CBS said in a release that it was the most-watched morning golf broadcast since 1987, which is the earliest data the network has. The final round...
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Francesco Molinari, of Italy, hits from a bunker on the 18th hole during the third round for the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 13, 2019, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
April 13, 2019 - 8:58 pm
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Record scores on the white boards at Augusta National. Ground-shaking roars for Tiger Woods along the back nine. Francesco Molinari blocked out the buzz on a delirious day of nine players sharing space atop the leaderboard Saturday. He emerged with another rock-solid round that...
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Francesco Molinari, of Italy, hits a drive on the 17th hole during the third round for the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 13, 2019, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
April 13, 2019 - 6:55 pm
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the third round of the Masters (all times local): 7 p.m. Francesco Molinari was one many players who enjoyed the conditions at Augusta National during a birdie barrage in the third round of the Masters. The Italian shot a bogey-free, 6-under 66 and has a two-shot...
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Ian Woosnam, of Wales, tips his hat as he walks off the 18th hole during the second round for the Masters golf tournament Friday, April 12, 2019, in Augusta, Ga. Woosnam says this will be his last Masters. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
April 12, 2019 - 6:28 pm
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the second round at the Masters (all times local): 6:15 p.m. Tiger Woods ran into the long leg of the law during an escape from the trees. As a gentle rain fell, Woods hit a low hook around the trees on the 14th hole and onto the green. He walked toward the fairway...
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March 26, 2019 - 3:28 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina director of golf Puggy Blackmon is retiring after this season. The school announced Blackmon's plans to step down after 24 years with the Gamecocks on Tuesday. During his college career, Blackmon coached British Open champions David Duval and Stewart Cink at...
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Francesco Molinari, of Italy, lifts the championship trophy after winning the Arnold Palmer Invitational golf tournament Sunday, March 10, 2019, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)
March 10, 2019 - 7:59 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Francesco Molinari had seen so many clutch birdie putts on the 18th green at Bay Hill, most of them by Tiger Woods in the final group, usually with Arnold Palmer standing next to the green expecting like everyone else for them go in. It was Molinari's turn Sunday in the Arnold...
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Tommy Fleetwood, of England, reacts after missing a putt on the 16th green during the second round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational golf tournament at Bay Hill, Friday, March 8, 2019, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)
March 08, 2019 - 11:01 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Bay Hill provided a few dramatic turnarounds, good news for Henrik Stenson, not so much for Phil Mickelson. Through it all, Tommy Fleetwood and Keegan Bradley kept a steady march of solid golf Friday and wound up tied for the lead at the Arnold Palmer Invitational, four shots...
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January 20, 2019 - 1:03 pm
LA ROMANA, Dominican Republic (AP) — Alvaro Ortiz of Mexico finally earned his trip to the Masters by delivering clutch moments on the back nine Sunday to close with a 6-under 66 and win the Latin American Amateur Championship. Ortiz, runner-up the last two years, was tied with Luis Gagne of Costa...
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