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10:44 PM ET Associated Press KA’UPULEHIKONA-Kona, Hawaii — Bernhard Langer and Miguel Angel Jimenez shot 8-under 64 on Thursday to share the first-round lead in the PGA Tour Champions’ season-opening Mitsubishi Electric Championship. Ernie Els struggled in his debut on the 50-and-over tour, shooting a 72. The four-time major winner from South Africa turned 50
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10:13 PM ET This week’s PGA Tour event in California has a host of golf’s biggest names — Phil Mickelson, Rickie Fowler and Tony Finau, to name a few. But during Thursday’s opening round, it was an amateur who had the day’s most memorable shot. Laurent Hurtubise, who was born with one arm, recorded a
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10:21 AM ET World No. 1 Brooks Koepka carded a bogey-free 66 to sit tied for third, two shots behind leaders South African Shaun Norris and Italian Renato Paratore after the first round of the Abu Dhabi Championship. American Koepka started well in his competitive return after three months out with a knee injury, making
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2:55 PM ET Coming off one of the worst years of his career and approaching his 50th birthday, Phil Mickelson has a positive outlook about 2020 – and his goal is to make the U.S. Ryder Cup team. Mickelson is making his first start of the new year this week at the American Express in
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Phil Mickelson will not only be playing in this week’s American Express—his first tournament start since the WGC-HSBC Champions in November—he will be the tournament host as the PGA Tour’s long-time stop in the California desert gets a makeover of sorts. Lefty’s charity, The Mickelson Foundation, will be the host organization while American Express has
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1:50 PM ET The PGA Tour has unveiled a new pace-of-play policy that will include keeping a list of its slowest players on a week-to-week basis and levying penalties for “excessive shot times.” Based on ShotLink data the tour compiles, players will be placed on an observation list with warnings given if they exceed 60
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1:50 PM ET The PGA Tour has unveiled a new pace-of-play policy that will include keeping a list of its slowest players on a week to week basis and levying penalties for “excessive shot times.” Based on ShotLink data the tour compiles, players will be placed on an Observation List with warnings given if they
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10:52 AM ET Brooks Koepka said Tuesday he felt “excruciating” pain after re-tearing the patella tendon in his left knee when he slipped on wet concrete in October, forcing him to miss nearly three months. Koepka, the No. 1-ranked player in the world who is making his 2020 debut at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship
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The new Callaway Mavrik irons, which includes three models, expands on the company’s use of artificial intelligence, stretching its use from its metalwoods down to its irons. It is, says Dr. Alan Hocknell, Callaway’s head of research & development, a logical next step. “We have taken a design tool—artificial intelligence—and spread its use to the
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The PGA Tour’s AT&T Byron Nelson is leaving Trinity Forest after just three years. The decision, first reported by the Dallas Morning News on Saturday, has been confirmed by Golf Digest, with an official announcement expected to come Sunday. “As the necessary footprint to grow the event continues to expand, collectively, we will be evaluating
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9:47 AM ET Home favourite Branden Grace carded a sensational nine-under-par 62 to lift the European Tour’s South African Open trophy with a three-shot victory Sunday. Grace mastered the Randpark Golf Club with eight birdies and an eagle, finishing on 21 under par for the tournament, ahead of defending champion and overnight leader Louis Oosthuizen
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