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Brooke Henderson returns from illness, 3 back in Thailand tournament

Thursday, February 21st, 2019
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Canada's Brooke Henderson is three shots behind leader Eun-Hee Ji of South Korea after shooting a 6-under 66 in the opening round of Honda LPGA Thailand on Thursday.

Brooke Henderson pulls out of LPGA season-opener due to illness

Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

Canada's Brooke Henderson has pulled out of the ISPS Handa Vic Open due to an undisclosed illness.

Johnny Miller to tell it like it is for final time on Saturday at Phoenix Open

Friday, February 1st, 2019
Safeway Open Golf

Longtime golf analyst Johnny Miller will climb into the booth at No. 18 for the final time Saturday, calling the action for the third round of the Phoenix Open before hanging up his headset.

Tiger Woods’ hunger to win leaves impression on young Canadian golfers

Wednesday, January 30th, 2019

There are pros and cons to playing a round of golf with Tiger Woods, something Canadians Ben Silverman and Mackenzie Hughes experienced last weekend at the PGA Tour's Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego.

Hadwin fades down stretch as Long takes Desert Classic title

Sunday, January 20th, 2019

Adam Long made a 14-foot birdie putt on the final hole Sunday to win the Desert Classic for his first PGA Tour title. Long closed with a 7-under 65 on the Stadium Course at PGA West to beat playing partners Phil Mickelson and Canada's Adam Hadwin by a stroke.

Brooke Henderson falters in final round of LPGA Tournament of Champions

Sunday, January 20th, 2019

Brooke Henderson of Smiths Falls, Ont. stumbled to a 4-over 75 to finish in a tie for sixth place at the LPGA Tournament of Champions in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.

Adam Hadwin 2 shots back heading into final round of Desert Classic

Saturday, January 19th, 2019

Adam Hadwin of Abbotsford, B.C. fired a 7-under 65 in the third round of the Desert Classic in La Quinta, Calif., on Saturday.

Brooke Henderson sits 1 stroke back at LPGA opener after 3rd round

Saturday, January 19th, 2019
Henderson third round

Brooke Henderson of Smiths Falls, Ont., was poised to make it a three-way tie at the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions until she made bogey on the par-3 closing hole for a 69.

Canada’s Adam Hadwin 3 shots back at Desert Classic

Friday, January 18th, 2019

Canada's Adam Hadwin shot a 6-under 66 Friday to remain near the top of the leaderboard at the Desert Classic.

Canada’s Brooke Henderson vaults into lead at LPGA Tournament of Champions

Friday, January 18th, 2019

Canada's Brooke Henderson has moved into sole possession of first place at the halfway mark of the LPGA Tour's season opener. The 21-year-old native of Smiths Falls, Ont., carded a four-under 67 in the second round on Friday to move to 10 under at the Diamond Resort Tournament of Champions.