Archive for the ‘Sports/Golf’ Category

Tiger Woods likely to miss all majors following back injury

Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Two days after Tiger Woods said his back was progressing, he announces on his website he has had a fourth back surgery to alleviate pain.

Canadian Stephen Ames earns 1st PGA Tour Champions victory

Sunday, April 16th, 2017
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Stephen Ames won the Mitsubishi Electric Classic on Sunday for his first PGA Tour Champions victory, easily holding off Bernhard Langer at TPC Sugarloaf.

Graham DeLaet falls back in final round at RBC Heritage

Sunday, April 16th, 2017
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Canadian Graham DeLaet shot a 2-over-par 73 on Sunday at the RBC Heritage in Hilton Head Island, S.C., and finished in a tie for 6th place. The Weyburn, Sask., native entered the weekend as the co-leader and ended up at minus-10, three shots back of winner Wesley Bryan.

Graham DeLaet’s lead overtaken at RBC Heritage

Saturday, April 15th, 2017
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Jason Dufner had two eagles on the way to a 6-under 65 and a one-shot lead Saturday heading into the final round of the RBC Heritage.

Canada’s Alena Sharp tied for 2nd at Hawaii LPGA event

Saturday, April 15th, 2017
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Su-Yeon Jang heads into the final round of the Lotte Championship on Saturday playing bogey-free golf, finishing the third round with a 7-under 65 for a three-stroke lead.

Graham DeLaet shares lead after 2nd round at RBC Heritage

Friday, April 14th, 2017
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Canadian Graham DeLaet eagled the par-4 ninth hole and shot a 4-under 67 on Friday for a share of the second-round lead with Luke Donald in the RBC Heritage.

Sergio Garcia wins Masters in playoff for 1st major title

Sunday, April 9th, 2017
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Sergio Garcia has won the first major championship of his career with a dramatic, sudden-death victory over Justin Rose at the Masters.

Rose, Garcia lead at Masters in prelude to finale

Saturday, April 8th, 2017
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Justin Rose charged from behind on the back nine at Augusta National. Sergio Garcia received the kind of break that allowed him to wonder if maybe the golfing gods are finally on his side after all these years.

The Masters features 4-way tie heading into weekend

Friday, April 7th, 2017
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Charley Hoffman takes commanding lead in opening round at the Masters

Thursday, April 6th, 2017
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On a day when it was tough just to break par at the Masters, Charley Hoffman turned in one of the greatest rounds of his career on Thursday in Augusta, Ga.