Archive for the ‘Sports/Golf’ Category

Justin Rose wins Turkish Airlines Open for back-to-back titles

Sunday, November 5th, 2017
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Justin Rose birdied the final hole to win the Turkish Airlines Open by a shot on Sunday in Antalya, Turkey, for his second straight title on the European Tour, moving him close to fellow Englishman Tommy Fleetwood in the Race to Dubai standings.

Tiger Woods begins latest comeback at next month’s Hero World Challenge

Monday, October 30th, 2017
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Tiger Woods is returning to competition at his holiday tournament in the Bahamas the week after Thanksgiving. Woods has not played since he withdrew from the Dubai Desert Classic on Feb. 3 with back spams. Two months later, he had his fourth back surgery in just over two years.

Justin Rose wins HSBC Champions in stunning comeback over Dustin Johnson

Sunday, October 29th, 2017
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Justin Rose posed with the trophy from the balcony high above the 18th green at Sheshan International, a moment that didn't seem possible. He started the final round eight shots behind Dustin Johnson, the No. 1 player in the world.

Tiger Woods pleads guilty to reckless driving

Friday, October 27th, 2017
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Superstar golfer Tiger Woods has pleaded guilty to reckless driving and agreed to enter a diversion program to settle a charge of driving under the influence.

She beat all the boys, but golfer denied trophy because she’s a girl

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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A female high school student who had the best score at a boys' golf tournament in Massachusetts has been denied the trophy because she's a girl.

Tiger Woods to enter plea bargain for DUI arrest

Tuesday, October 24th, 2017
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Tiger Woods is expected to enter a diversion program for intoxicated drivers on Wednesday. The 41-year-old golfer is scheduled to plead guilty at a court hearing to reckless driving, a less severe charge than driving under the influence, as part of a Palm Beach County, Fla., program.

Brendan Steele successfully defends Safeway Open title

Sunday, October 8th, 2017
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Brendan Steele rallied to successfully defend his Safeway Open title, closing with a 3-under 69 on Sunday for a two-stroke victory over Tony Finau in the season opener.

Graham DeLaet’s 4 birdies put him in contention at Safeway Open

Saturday, October 7th, 2017
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Canadians Graham DeLaet and Nick Taylor shot 69 and 68, respectively, during the third round of the Safeway Open. They enter the final day of the tournament with a chance to push for the top spot.

Brooke Henderson wins 5th LPGA title at New Zealand Women’s Open

Sunday, October 1st, 2017
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Brooke Henderson won the weather-delayed New Zealand Women's Open on Monday, finishing off a 3-under 69 for a five-stroke victory.

Trump looks on as Americans win 7th straight Presidents Cup

Sunday, October 1st, 2017
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The Americans have won the Presidents Cup for the seventh straight time, and this one wasn't even close.