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Max Homa rallies to win Fortinet Championship

Sunday, September 19th, 2021

Max Homa holed out from the rough from 95 yards for eagle on the par-4 12th to start a back-nine comeback and added three birdies for a 7-under 65 and a one-stroke victory Sunday in the season-opening Fortinet Championship.

Jin Young Ko wins rain-shortened Portland Classic

Sunday, September 19th, 2021
LPGA Tour Golf

Jin Young Ko won the rain-shortened Cambia Portland Classic on Sunday for her second victory in her last three LPGA Tour starts.

Jin Young Ko surges to Portland Classic lead as Canadians falter

Friday, September 17th, 2021

Jin Young Ko shot a 5-under 67 on Friday to take the second-round lead in the Cambia Portland Classic.

Europe overcome controversial Nelly Korda ball to stake early lead at Solheim Cup

Saturday, September 4th, 2021

Defending champion Europe spent the run-up to the Solheim Cup doing what it could to feed the narrative that it came to Inverness as the underdog.

Tony Finau ends 5-year drought with Northern Trust victory

Monday, August 23rd, 2021

Tony Finau ended more than five years and 142 tournaments without winning with a dynamic charge on the back nine and big miss from Cameron Smith to capture the rain-delayed Northern Trust in a playoff Monday.

Conners tied for 2nd as hurricane Henri forces Monday finish to Northern Trust

Saturday, August 21st, 2021

The final round of The Northern Trust has been pushed back to Monday because of approaching Hurricane Henri along the northeastern shores. Canadian Corey Conners is in a three-way tie for second.

Korda struggles, Hall shares lead at Women’s British Open

Friday, August 20th, 2021

Nelly Korda could barely raise a smile after tapping in for the first birdie of her second round at the Women's British Open. While Georgia Hall, the 2018 champion, overcame a double-bogey at the 15th hole to grab a share of the lead on Friday.

Rahm, Thomas open with 63s to share lead at Liberty National

Thursday, August 19th, 2021
Northern Trust Golf

Jon Rahm returned from a month off and played like he was never gone. Justin Thomas took the advice of a 15-year-old and had his lowest score of the year.

Kevin Kisner beats Canadian Roger Sloan in 6-man playoff to win Wyndham Championship

Sunday, August 15th, 2021

Kevin Kisner made birdie on the second extra hole to win a record-tying six-man playoff that included Canadian Roger Sloan at the Wyndham Championship on Sunday.

Henley leads by 3, Canada’s Sloan tied for 3rd after 3 rounds at Wyndham

Saturday, August 14th, 2021
Wyndham Championship Golf

Russell Henley was grateful to get through the round with the lead at the Wyndham Championship. He hopes to hold on for 18 more holes for his first PGA Tour victory in four years.