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Reed takes lead while Mickelson, Woods miss cut ahead of weekend at U.S. Open

Friday, September 18th, 2020
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Patrick Reed answered the first big test Friday when the wind arrived out of the north, bringing a little chill and a lot of trouble. He never got flustered by bogeys and made enough birdie putts and key saves for an even-par 70.

Rahm beats Johnson with 65-foot putt to win BMW Championship in a playoff

Sunday, August 30th, 2020
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Jon Rahm rolled in a 65-foot putt to defeat Dustin Johnson in a thrilling playoff to win the BMW Championship.

Anna Nordqvist shoots 62 to take a 3-shot lead in Arkansas

Saturday, August 29th, 2020
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Anna Nordqvist shot a 9-under 62 on Saturday to take a three-stroke lead over Sei Young Kim into the final round of the LPGA Tour's Walmart NW Arkansas Championship.

Canada’s Mackenzie Hughes in the hunt after 1st round at BMW Championship

Thursday, August 27th, 2020
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One of the toughest tests of the year made it clear that par would be a great score at Olympia Fields. Leave it to Hideki Matsuyama to make a 65-foot birdie putt on his final hole Thursday to lead the BMW Championship.

Dustin Johnson wins The Northern Trust by 11 shots, is back to No. 1

Sunday, August 23rd, 2020
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Dustin Johnson played the final two holes in near darkness after a late storm delay and finished with a birdie for an 8-under 63 and an 11-shot victory over Harris English at The Northern Trust on Sunday.

Surprising names atop leaderboard in 4-way tie at Northern Trust through 1 round

Thursday, August 20th, 2020
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Harris English made the difficult look easy Thursday in The Northern Trust, just like he has done all year to even reach this position in the PGA Tour's post-season.

Canada’s Roger Sloan shoots career-low round, tied for lead at Wyndham

Thursday, August 13th, 2020
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Canada's Roger Sloan is tied for the lead after he shot a career-low 62 in the first round of the PGA Tour's Wyndham Championship on Thursday.

Royal Montreal Golf Club awarded 2024 Presidents Cup after hosting in ’07

Monday, August 10th, 2020
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Royal Montreal Golf Club has been named the host of the 2024 Presidents Cup. The storied golf course also held the international golf event in 2007, highlighted by Canada's Mike Weir beating world No. 1 Tiger Woods in a singles match.

Collin Morikawa wins PGA Championship for 1st major title

Sunday, August 9th, 2020
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American Collin Morikawa won the PGA Championship at TPC Harding Park on Sunday to secure his first career major title.

Lydia Ko surges to 4-shot lead in bid to end winning drought

Saturday, August 8th, 2020
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With two late birdies, Lydia Ko had a 3-under 68 and doubled her lead in the Marathon Classic, four shots ahead as the former No. 1 player goes for her first LPGA victory in two years.