Men's golf

March 12, 2017 - 9:12 am
NEW DELHI (AP) — S.S.P. Chawrasia successfully defended his Indian Open title on Sunday, finishing with a 10-under-par 278 for a comfortable seven-stroke victory. Chawrasia held a two-shot lead when he completed his weather-delayed third round on Sunday morning and continued his fine form before...
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Adam Hedwin, of Canada, reads a putt on the 1st hole during the third round of the Valspar Championship golf tournament Saturday, March 11, 2017, at Innisbrook in Palm Harbor, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)
March 11, 2017 - 6:51 pm
PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) — Adam Hadwin of Canada made two long birdie putts on the back nine and had a 4-under 67 to extend his lead to four shots in the Valspar Championship as he goes for his first PGA Tour victory. More than two big birdies, Hadwin kept a clean card Saturday on the Copperhead...
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Adam Hadwin acknowledges the crowd moments after making a birdie at 17 while playing in the second round of the Valspar Golf Championship at Innisbrook Resort and Golf Club's Copperhead Course on Friday, March 10, 2017, in Palm Harbor, Fla. (Douglas R. Clifford/The Tampa Bay Times via AP)
March 10, 2017 - 10:49 pm
PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) — Adam Hadwin knows all about going low on the PGA Tour. Still to be determined is whether that translates into a victory. Hadwin, who shot a 59 at the CareerBuilder Challenge two months ago, ran off five straight birdies to start the back nine Friday at the Valspar...
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FILE - In this Monday, March 25, 2013 file photo, Tiger Woods, left, and Arnold Palmer share a laugh during the trophy presentation after Woods won the Arnold Palmer Invitational golf tournament in Orlando, Fla. Tiger Woods won't be at the Arnold Palmer Invitational next week and still doesn't know when he will play again. Woods announced on his website Thursday night, March 9, 2017 that ongoing rest and rehabilitation on his back will keep him away from Bay Hill and the tournament he has won a record eight times. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)
March 09, 2017 - 8:34 pm
PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods won't be at the Arnold Palmer Invitational next week and still doesn't know when he will play again. Woods announced on his website Thursday night that ongoing rest and rehabilitation on his back will keep him away from Bay Hill and the tournament he has won a...
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Dustin Johnson, of the United States, poses with his Mexico Championship trophy at the Chapultepec Golf Club in Mexico City, Sunday, March 5, 2017. Johnson won the Mexico Championship in his debut as the No. 1 player in the world. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
March 06, 2017 - 1:52 am
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Mexico Championship put on quite a show in its debut as a World Golf Championships event. So did Dustin Johnson. In his first tournament as No. 1 in the world, Johnson gave every indication that he planned on staying at the top for a while. Even during a week when everything...
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Dustin Johnson, of the United States, tees off on the 5th hole during the final round of the Mexico Championship at Chapultepec Golf Club in Mexico City, Sunday, March 5, 2017. All but one of the world's top 50 golfers are contesting the World Golf Championship PGA event, which this year relocated to Mexico City from the Trump National Doral Resort in Florida. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
March 05, 2017 - 6:27 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Dustin Johnson didn't flinch when a challenge arrived out of nowhere Sunday, playing mistake-free over the final five holes to win the Mexico Championship in his debut as the No. 1 player in the world. Johnson's four-shot lead going to the back nine turned into a one-shot deficit...
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March 03, 2017 - 6:42 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Phil Mickelson had a familiar face on the bag Friday in Mexico Championship. He called him "Bro," not "Bones." Mickelson's younger brother was pressed into duty at Chapultepec Golf Club when Jim "Bones" Mackay fell ill and couldn't go more than three holes. Mackay was the latest...
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Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays on the 11th hole, in round one of the Mexico Championship at Chapultepec Golf Club in Mexico City, Thursday, March 2, 2017. All but one of the world's top 50 golfers are contesting the World Golf Championship PGA event, which this year relocated to Mexico City from the Trump National Doral Resort in Florida. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
March 02, 2017 - 6:53 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Rory McIlroy had more trouble with his stomach than his ribs. He opened with a 3-under 68 and was one shot out of a six-way tie for the lead as the Mexico Championship made a strong debut Thursday. Phil Mickelson and Lee Westwood, two of the four players who were in the field for...
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U.S. golfers Dustin Johnson, right, and Daniel Berger, second left, stand with caddies as they watch a drive by Gary Woodland, of the U.S., while practicing on the 9th hole at Chapultepec Golf Club a day before the start of the Mexico Championship in Mexico City, Wednesday, March 1, 2017. All but one of the world's top 50 golfers will contest the World Golf Championship PGA event, which this year relocated to Mexico City from the Trump National Doral Resort in Florida. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
March 02, 2017 - 2:37 am
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Miami's loss is Mexico's gain. For the first time since 1962 — before Jack Nicklaus had won any of his 18 majors — the PGA Tour will not have a tournament at Doral this year. Doral had hosted a World Golf Championship event the last nine years until Cadillac did not renew as...
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Rickie Fowler prepares to tee off on the 18th tee during the final round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Fowler won the tournament. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
March 01, 2017 - 10:32 am
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Golf's two governing bodies released a draft of modern rules on Wednesday aimed at bringing common sense to what can be a complicated sport. The Royal & Ancient Golf Club and the U.S. Golf Association spent more than five years trying to simplify the Rules of Golf without...
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