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Snedeker takes 2-stroke lead into weekend at Wyndham

Friday, August 17th, 2018
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Brandt Snedeker followed his opening 11-under 59 with a 67 on Friday to take a two-stroke lead into the weekend at the Wyndham Championship.

Brant Snedeker shoots 59 at Wyndham Championship

Thursday, August 16th, 2018
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Brandt Snedeker shot an 11-under 59 on Thursday at the Wyndham Championship, falling one shot shy of matching the record.

4 Canadians have added pressure in season’s final PGA event

Monday, August 13th, 2018
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Canadians Ben Silverman, Corey Conners, Nick Taylor and David Hearn have one last chance to get inside the top 125 on the FedEx Cup standings at this week's Wyndham Championship, the final event of the PGA Tour's regular season.

Tiger’s PGA run likely punched his ticket to Ryder Cup

Monday, August 13th, 2018
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Tiger Woods has earned a spot on the American Ryder Cup team with his recent hot form, captain Jim Furyk hinted on Monday.

Koepka spoils Tiger’s run to win PGA Championship

Sunday, August 12th, 2018
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Brooks Koepka has become the fifth player in history to win the U.S. Open and PGA Championship in the same year. The 28-year-old American finished ahead of second-placed Tiger Woods after the closing round at the Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis, in the last major of the year on Sunday.

PGA Championship: Phil Mickelson fails to automatically qualify for Ryder Cup

Saturday, August 11th, 2018
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Phil Mickelson will fail to automatically qualify for the Ryder Cup for the first time since 1993 after a 1-over 71 left him 4 over for the PGA Championship and well outside the cut line. He still could be among Jim Furyk's four captain's choices when they are announced Monday.

Woodland sets PGA record as Championship lead dwindles

Friday, August 10th, 2018
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Gary Woodland followed up a great start with a round good enough to get him in the record book Friday at the PGA Championship.

Gary Woodland bounces back to take PGA Championship lead

Thursday, August 9th, 2018
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Kansas-bred Gary Woodland felt right at home in enemy territory and delivered his best performance in a major Thursday at the PGA Championship.

Justin Thomas doesn’t break sweat en route to victory at Firestone

Sunday, August 5th, 2018
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Justin Thomas never let anyone closer than two shots and closed with a 1-under 69 to win the Bridgestone Invitational for his third PGA Tour title this season.

England’s Georgia Hall wins Women’s British Open for 1st major title

Sunday, August 5th, 2018
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Georgia Hall of England reeled in long-time leader Pornanong Phatlum in a final-round duel at Royal Lytham to win the Women's British Open for her first major title on Sunday.