Ken Venturi, who overcame dehydration to win the 1964 U.S. Open and spent 35 years in the booth for CBS Sports, died Friday afternoon. He was 82. His son, Matt Venturi, said he died in a hospital in Rancho Mirage, Calif.
One of the great things about golf is the relaxing pace. But that can also be a downfall. In a three- to four-hour round, the average golfer takes between 70 and 100 swings, leaving a lot of time in between shots to think about anything but golf.
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BROUSSARD, La. (AP) — Kelly Kraft won the Louisiana Open on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title, closing with a 6-under 65 for a one-stroke victory at Le Triomphe.
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SAUCIER, Miss. (AP) — David Frost survived a one-stroke penalty on the par-3 17th and won the Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic on Sunday when Tom Lehman missed a 4-foot birdie putt on the last hole.
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LAKE WALES, Fla. (AP) — Sue Kim won the Symetra Tour's Florida's Natural Charity Classic on Sunday, leading a Canadian sweep of the first three places.
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CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) -- Cristie Kerr ran off four straight birdies on the back nine and closed with a 7-under 65 to win the Kia Classic on Sunday for her first LPGA Tour title in nearly two years.
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AGADIR, Morocco (AP) -- Richie Ramsay of Scotland shot a 3-under 69 Sunday to win the Trophee Hassan II by one shot ahead of Frenchman Romain Wattel and claim his third European Tour title.
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Sr. PGA course preparations on track
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SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Jimmy Walker made himself right at home on the Texas Open leaderboard. Walker won his hometown event Sunday to become the first two-time winner this season on the PGA Tour, beating fellow Texan Jordan Spieth by four strokes.
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What equipment did Jimmy Walker and the week's other winners use to achieve victory?
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If you're the average golfer, what's the first thing that goes through your head after chunking a chip shot? If you're like me, the first thought is, "Oh, man. Please don't do that again."
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Peterson's near ace
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The number "13" has always been considered, "unlucky." That number did nothing to help its reputation on Sunday during the final round of the Valero Texas Open.
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OGDEN, Utah -- Winter golfing in northern Utah is not for the faint of heart. Steven Rawlings recalls one time golfing with his son in the dead of winter.
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Keegan's epic Saturday
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How did you spend your Saturday? For Keegan Bradley -- a monster sports fan -- it was about as good as it gets. The 2011 PGA Champion started his day with a casual round of golf in the Bahamas with good buddy Luke Donald... and Michael Jordan and Tom Brady.
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CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) — Mirim Lee took the Kia Classic lead Saturday, while top-ranked Lydia Ko easily increased her LPGA Tour under-par streak to 27 rounds but dropped two late strokes and ended up four shots behind.
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SAUCIER, Miss. (AP) — Kevin Sutherland birdied three of the final six holes Saturday for a 5-under 67 and the second-round lead in the Champions Tour's Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic.
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AGADIR, Morocco (AP) — Romain Wattel of France shares the lead with Scottish pair Richie Ramsay and Andrew McArthur on 7-under par heading into the final round of the Trophee Hassan II.
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SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Jimmy Walker opened a four-stroke lead over fellow Texan Jordan Spieth, shooting a 3-under 69 on Saturday in his hometown Texas Open.
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