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Tournament of Champions: Marc Leishman leads after opening round

Leishman won the Arnold Palmer Invitational and the BMW Championship last year Tournament of Champions first-round leaderboard -6 M Leishman; -5 B Harman (US), J Vegas (Tha); -4 S Kim (Kor), R Fowler (US), D Johnson (US) Selected others:-2 J Thomas (US); +2 J Spieth (US) Full leaderboard Australia’s Marc Leishman leads by one shot […]

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Tiger Woods: American to play in Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines

Tiger Woods made his PGA Tour debut at The Riviera in 1992 at the age of 17 Tiger Woods will continue his competitive comeback at the Farmers Insurance Open later this month. The 14-time major winner underwent back surgery last April and was sidelined for almost 10 months. However, the 42-year-old returned in December at […]

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Tiger Woods splits with swing coach Chris Como

Woods started working with Chris Como during the former’s injury struggles Former world number one Tiger Woods has split with swing coach Chris Como after three years together. The American 14-time major winner, who had back surgery in April, said he will work alone in 2018. “Since my fusion surgery I’ve been working hard to […]

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Join Ian Woosnam as he is inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame

Ian Woosnam achieved a lifetime’s ambition when the 59-year-old was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in September 2017. BBC Sport Wales followed the 1991 Masters winner in the build-up to the event and at the gala induction ceremony in New York. READ MORE:From Llanymynech to the Hall of Fame

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Justin Rose wins Indonesian Masters by eight shots in Jakarta

Justin Rose had 31 birdies and an eagle over the four rounds in Jakarta Indonesian Masters final leaderboard -29 J Rose (Eng); -21 P Khongwatmai (Tha); -19 S Vincent (Zim); -18 Y Miyazato (Jpn); -17 K Aphibarnrat (Tha) Selected others: -14 S Lewton (Eng); -5 W Harrold (Eng) (am) World number six Justin Rose won […]

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Mediocrity is not OK for me – Graeme McDowell

Northern Ireland golfer Graeme McDowell tells BBC Sport NI’s Stephen Watson he does not want his career to end on a low after a disappointing year and explains he has put together a five-year plan to resurrect his game. The 2010 US Open champion says the game has moved on, and has become more explosive […]

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Rory McIlroy announces schedule in build-up to Masters

Victory at Augusta would see McIlroy complete a career Grand Slam Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy says he will play in at least seven tournaments in early 2018 as he prepares for the Masters in April. The Green Jacket is the only major to have eluded McIlroy and next year’s Masters will be his fourth attempt […]