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Mitchell goes bogey-free, leads McIlroy by 2 at Wells Fargo Championship

Saturday, May 8th, 2021
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Keith Mitchell straightened out his putter and delivered big tee shots Saturday that carried him to a 6-under 66 and a two-shot lead over Rory McIlroy and Gary Woodland in the Wells Fargo Championship.

Mickelson falls back to pack with tough day as leaderboard crowds at Quail Hollow

Friday, May 7th, 2021
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Phil Mickelson was 11 shots worse than his previous round at Quail Hollow. Bryson DeChambeau made an 8 on his 16th hole and headed straight for the exit.

Hyo Joo Kim pulls out LPGA title victory from clubhouse at women’s worlds

Sunday, May 2nd, 2021
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Hyo Joo Kim shot a final-round 8-under 64 and then watched from the comfort of the clubhouse in Singapore as Hannah Green bogeyed her final two holes to hand Kim a one-stroke victory Sunday in the LPGA's HSBC Women's World Championship.

American duo Finau-Champ fire into share of lead heading into weekend at Zurich Classic

Friday, April 23rd, 2021
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Tony Finau and Cameron Champ shot a 4-under 68 in alternate-shot play Friday for a share of the Zurich Classic lead with the Norwegian duo of Viktor Hovland and Kris Ventura.

Lydia Ko carries slim lead into final round of Lotte Championship

Friday, April 16th, 2021
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New Zealand's Lydia Ko birdied four of her last five holes Friday, and she will take a one-stroke lead into the final round of the Lotte Championship in Kapolei, Hawaii.

Yuka Saso opens Lotte Championship lead, while Henderson, Sharp remain in hunt

Thursday, April 15th, 2021
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Yuka Saso shot her second consecutive 8-under 64 on Thursday to take a two-shot lead over surging Lydia Ko after two rounds of the Lotte Championship.

2-time reigning champion Brooke Henderson enjoys solid 1st day at Lotte Championship

Wednesday, April 14th, 2021
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Fast finishes put Yuka Saso and Brittany Altomare at the top of the Lotte Championship leaderboard Wednesday morning with rounds of 8-under 64. No one caught them in ideal afternoon conditions at Kapolei Golf Club.

Corey Conners makes hole-in-1 at the Masters to put heat on leader Rose

Saturday, April 10th, 2021
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Canadian Corey Conners made a hole-in-one at the par-3 6th hole on Saturday in Augusta, Ga., getting him to 3 under for the day, 5 under for the tournament and within two shots of leader Justin Rose.

Patty Tavatanakit holds off charge from Lydia Ko to win ANA Inspiration

Sunday, April 4th, 2021
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Patty Tavatanakit survived Lydia Ko's final-round charge on Sunday to win the ANA Inspiration for her first LPGA Tour victory.

Patty Tavatanakit opens 5-shot lead at ANA Inspiration

Saturday, April 3rd, 2021
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Patty Tavatanakit opened a five-stroke lead on another hot and windy afternoon at the ANA Inspiration, all but crushing her challengers' hopes with a striking combination of power and touch.