Men's golf

Tiger Woods tees off on the 12th hole at the Northern Trust golf tournament at Liberty National Golf Course, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019, in Jersey City, N.J. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
August 08, 2019 - 12:45 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Liberty National was never so susceptible to low scoring as it was Thursday, and Tiger Woods could feel it. He just couldn't do much about it. Two hours into his opening round, Woods already was eight shots behind, and the gap only got wider. When his 12-foot par putt on...
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FILE - In this April 14, 2019, file photo, Tiger Woods reacts as he wins the Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Ga. Woods' appeal worldwide, particularly in Asia, remains stronger than ever after his 15th major title.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
August 08, 2019 - 6:23 am
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Tiger Woods' first vacation to Thailand was a lot different from when he goes there for work. "No one knew who I was," Woods said Wednesday with a smile. That might be true when no one's trying to bother him at a resort with his mother, children and girlfriend. Still, there...
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FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2017, file photo, Tiger Woods looks on before the first round of the Presidents Cup golf tournament at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, N.J. The last time Tiger Woods was at Liberty National, he hadn't played in eight months and couldn't guarantee he would play again. So much has changed in two years as the FedEx Cup playoffs begin. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
August 07, 2019 - 1:11 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Tiger Woods is plenty rested going into the FedEx Cup playoffs. Whether he's ready is day to day. Woods stopped hitting full shots on the back nine of Liberty National on Wednesday during his pro-am round for The Northern Trust, a precautionary move during a year in which...
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August 07, 2019 - 9:21 am
VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — In a story Aug. 6 about the European Tour suspending Thorbjorn Olesen pending the outcome of a police investigation, The Associated Press reported that the charges against Olesen included allegations that he assaulted a female passenger while she slept. The charges by...
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Jordan Spieth, tees off on the seventh hole during the first round of the World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational Thursday, July 25, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
August 06, 2019 - 4:38 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Jordan Spieth made such an impressive run through the FedEx Cup playoffs in 2013 that he was selected as a captain's pick for the Presidents Cup at age 20, the youngest American to ever compete in the matches. That began a run of six straight U.S. teams, a streak that might...
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FILE - In this Sunday, June 16, 2019 file photo, Gary Woodland posses with the trophy after winning the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament in Pebble Beach, Calif. Woodland says he couldn't truly enjoy winning the Open until his wife gave birth to twin girls last week. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
August 06, 2019 - 2:55 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Gary Woodland made sure plans were in place for him to leave tournaments before he even arrived. And when he did show up, just the sight of officials in a golf cart made him nervous. Most of the time, they were on their way to administer a ruling. Woodland always assumed...
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Japan's Hinako Shibuno reacts as she holds the trophy as she celebrates after winning the Women's British Open golf championship at Woburn Gold Club near near Milton Keynes, England, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
August 04, 2019 - 6:12 pm
MILTON KEYNES, England (AP) — Hinako Shibuno of Japan won the Women's British Open on Sunday in her major championship debut, holing an 18-foot birdie putt on the final hole for a one-stroke victory over Lizette Salas. The 20-year-old Shibuno, a rookie on the Japan LPGA Tour who was making her LPGA...
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August 01, 2019 - 2:00 pm
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The LPGA Tour's CP Women's Open will return to British Columbia next year. Golf Canada has announced the LPGA Tour's lone Canadian stop will be at the Shaughnessy Golf and Country Club, Aug. 31-Sept. 6, 2020. It marks the first CP Women's Open in the province...
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Thorbjorn Olesen, of Denmark, lines up a putt on the sixth green during the second round of the World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational, Friday, July 26, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
August 01, 2019 - 12:28 pm
LONDON (AP) — Police arrested Ryder Cup player Thorbjorn Olesen on suspicion of sexually assaulting a female passenger while she was asleep on a flight to London, intoxication and failing to comply with the orders from the airline crew, British newspapers reported Thursday. The Sun and The...
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FILE - In this Aug. 19, 2018, file photo, Brandt Snedeker kisses the trophy after winning the Wyndham Championship golf tournament at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, N.C. The PGA Tour’s final regular-season event begins Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019, and as usual there once again will be plenty of bubble players trying to force their way into the top 125 and earn a spot in the first FedEx Cup playoff tournament. But for the first time, there’s some added incentive for those near the top of the points list: The Wyndham Rewards Top 10 program pays out $10 million in bonuses to the top 10 players in the regular season. “It's obviously a huge week for everybody in the field,” defending Wyndham champion Brandt Snedeker said. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton, File)
July 31, 2019 - 10:30 am
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The focus at the Wyndham Championship is usually on the players trying to qualify for the PGA Tour's first playoff tournament. Now there's more reason to pay attention to those near the top of the points list. The tour's final regular-season event begins Thursday, and as...
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