ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Tommy Fleetwood looked at the leaderboard and saw three of the biggest names in golf among the players hunting him down in the final holes of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship on Sunday.
HONG KONG -- World No. 1 Rory McIlroy has vowed to cut back his competitive schedule next year after the disappointment of missing the cut in his defense of the UBS Hong Kong Open.
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JOHANNESBURG -- Henrik Stenson opened up a four-shot lead at the South African Open with a second-round 65 on Friday before play was suspended for the day because of an electrical storm.
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HONG KONG -- Top-ranked Rory McIlroy double bogeyed his last hole Friday to be assured of missing the cut in his defense of the UBS Hong Kong Open.
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JOHANNESBURG -- Merrick Bremner of South Africa birdied six of his first nine holes, shooting an 8-under 64 Thursday to tie the course record in the opening round of the South African Open.
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HONG KONG -- Defending champion Rory McIlroy finished nine shots behind leader Javier Colomo after the first round of the UBS Hong Kong Open on Thursday. McIlroy admitted to feeling lethargic after shooting a 3-over 73.
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HONG KONG -- Only one golfer has successfully retained the Hong Kong Open title in 53 years. Rory McIlroy wants to be the second.
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JOHANNESBURG -- After winning four times in his breakthrough season on the European Tour, South Africa's Branden Grace can cap it with a title he prizes above all: His home country's national open.
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HONG KONG -- The pressure is off Rory McIlroy on the European Tour money list. He's clinched it with two tournaments to go, two tournaments he'd love to own to cap off a stellar year.
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SINGAPORE -- After capturing his second major and finishing the year at No. 1, Rory McIlroy had just one goal left -- winning the money titles on both sides of the Atlantic.
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SINGAPORE -- After already playing 33 holes at the Barclays Singapore Open on Sunday, the last thing Matteo Manassero probably wanted was to go back on the course for a playoff hole. Or two playoff holes. Or three.
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SINGAPORE -- Denmark's Thomas Bjorn had to wait more than 36 hours to tee off in the second round of the rain-soaked Barclays Singapore Open. The delay might have done him good.
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SINGAPORE – Rain severely disrupted play at the Barclays Singapore Open again on Friday, with golfers being shuttled on and off the course and half the field unable to even start the second round.
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SINGAPORE -- Thomas Bjorn shot a 5-under 66 Thursday to take the lead of the Barclays Singapore Open after rain interrupted the first round.
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SINGAPORE -- Rory McIlroy says he occasionally needs to escape from golf -- as he controversially did last week, even though a World Golf Championship event was being played.
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SINGAPORE -- Rory McIlroy looks set to win the European Tour money title with nearest rival Peter Hanson and the next four challengers declining to contest the last two tournaments.
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SHENZHEN, China -- Organizers said Sunday that the HSBC Champions will become an official PGA Tour event next year. They added that the total purse at the World Golf Championship event will increase to $8.5 million from the current $7 million.
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SHENZHEN, China -- Ian Poulter still had something to prove this year even after sparking Europe's improbable come-from-behind Ryder Cup victory. He wanted to take home a stroke-play title -- badly.
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SHENZHEN, China -- Lee Westwood made 11 birdies in a round of 61 on Saturday to grab a share of the lead with Louis Oosthuizen after the third round of the WGC-HSBC Champions.
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SHENZHEN, China -- Louis Oosthuizen shot a blistering 9-under 63 Friday to set a new 36-hole World Golf Championship record and open up a commanding five-stroke lead at the WGC-HSBC Champions.
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