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10:51 AM ET As the first-ever PGA Tour event within the city limits of Detroit is set to begin Thursday, local union members from Teamsters Local 299 are now picketing over a contract negotiation dispute. Seven union employees at Detroit Golf Club, the host venue for the PGA tournament, including five groundsworkers and two mechanics,
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8:07 PM ET A wrongful death lawsuit no longer names Tiger Woods in a claim against a South Florida restaurant that carries the golfer’s name. Woods’ attorneys announced Monday that the estate of a bartender who crashed his car and died after leaving the restaurant in December had voluntarily dismissed Woods as a defendant. But
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Welcome to the Dew Sweeper, your one-stop shop to catch up on the weekend action from the golf world. From the professional tours, trending news, social media headlines and upcoming events, here’s every golf-related thing you need to know for the morning of June 24. Green wins Women’s PGA Hannah Green was traversing the waters
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6:31 PM ET Associated Press CROMWELL, Conn. — Chez Reavie won the Travelers Championship on Sunday for his second PGA Tour victory and first in 11 years, closing with a 1-under 69 for a four-stroke victory over Keegan Bradley and Zack Sucher. The 37-year-old Reavie, also the 2008 Canadian Open winner, finished at 17-under 263
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11:57 PM ET Associated Press CHASKA, Minn. — Hannah Green never felt more nervous than standing over a 5-foot par putt Sunday at Hazeltine National with a chance to win her first major at the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship. Neither did Karrie Webb, who has won seven majors in her Hall of Fame career. Webb
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4:56 PM ET Associated Press MADISON, Wis. — Jerry Kelly won his hometown PGA Tour Champions event, beating Retief Goosen with a birdie on the third hole of a playoff Sunday in the American Family Insurance Championship. Kelly closed with a 6-under 66 at rainy University Ridge to match Goosen and tournament host and fellow
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1:19 PM ET Associated Press MUNICH — Andrea Pavan defeated Matthew Fitzpatrick in a playoff to win the BMW International Open on Sunday. The Italian carded a bogey-free six-under 66 in the final round to finish 15-under 273 overall, as did Fitzpatrick (69) after a bogey on the 17th hole. The English player birdied the
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Long story short, Garrett May walked away from the 58th Northeast Amateur a two-shot wire-to-wire winner. Long story long, the 22-year-old who just graduated from Baylor University accomplished the feat while weathering (literally and figuratively) a harrowing final round on Saturday to hang on for the win. The Texarkana, Texas, native opened the tournament with
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6:49 PM ET Associated Press CROMWELL, Conn. — Chez Reavie shot a 7-under 63 on Saturday and took advantage of second-round leader Zack Sucher‘s problems to take a six-stroke lead into the final round of the Travelers Championship. Coming off a third-place tie last week in the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, the 37-year-old Reavie
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6:41 PM ET Associated Press CHASKA, Minn. — Hannah Green has a one-shot lead going into the final round of the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship and fresh evidence that going after her first LPGA Tour victory at a major won’t be easy. Green three-putted for bogey on the 18th hole at Hazeltine for a 2-under
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6:22 PM ET Associated Press MADISON, Wis. — Steve Flesch birdied the final three holes for a 7-under 65 and the second-round lead Saturday in the American Family Insurance Championship, with tournament host Steve Stricker a stroke back in his hometown tournament. The 52-year-old Flesch played the back nine at University Ridge in 5-under 31
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9:58 AM ET Jordan Smith will take a one-shot lead into the final round of the BMW International Open in Munich after a fine 66 at the Golfclub Munchen Eichenried. The Englishman — chasing just his second European Tour title — produced a bogey-free round Saturday to reach 13 under, a shot clear of compatriot
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7:45 PM ET Associated Press CROMWELL, Conn. — Zack Sucher shot a 5-under 65 in the rain Friday morning and his 11-under 129 total held up in the afternoon sunshine for a two-stroke lead midway through the Travelers Championship. The 32-year-old from Alabama says he’s finally feeling healthy again after knee surgery sidelined him for
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The 2019 Augusta National Women’s Amateur was a huge success, so much so that the conversations about it overshadowed the LPGA’s first major of the year, the ANA Inspiration, which was being played simultaneously. The TV ratings of the dynamic duel between Maria Fassi and Jennifer Kupcho were also high, the highest ratings that a
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6:07 AM ET Frenchman Clement Berardo has been disqualified from a Challenge Tour event for running out of golf balls. Berardo was competing in the first round of the Andalucia-Costa del Sol Match Play 9 in Spain and lost the final ball in his bag on the 16th hole. The 32-year-old was therefore disqualified for
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