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GOLD COAST, Australia — Harold Varner III didn't really know the protocol, so he filled the Australian PGA Championship trophy with champagne, took a sip and then shared it around.
American Brittany Lang wins U.S. Women's Open in playoff
SAN MARTIN, Calif. -- A grain of sand made the world of difference at the U.S. Women's Open and helped propel American Brittany Lang to her first major title.
11 Jul 2016 - 1:04pm - 0 Comments
Alex Noren wins 2016 Scottish Open
INVERNESS, Scotland (AP) — Alex Noren held off his pursuers in the final round Sunday to win the Scottish Open by one shot for his fifth victory on the European Tour.
10 Jul 2016 - 4:09pm - 0 Comments
U.S. Women's Open is Lydia Ko's to lose
SAN MARTIN, Calif. -- Over the first two days, the 71st U.S. Women's Open searched for an identity. Rounds were cuddly in the morning, prickly in the afternoon. Players ascended the leaderboard in red, descended in black.
10 Jul 2016 - 8:24am - 0 Comments
22-year-old Sung Hyun Park leads at U.S. Women's Open
SAN MARTIN, Calif. -- Just when you thought the pipeline might be exhausted, South Korea delivered yet another young female golf prodigy into majors prominence Friday at the U.S. Women's Open.
9 Jul 2016 - 3:00pm - 0 Comments
Dustin Johnson withdraws from Rio Olympics
DALLAS (AP) -- U.S. Open champion Dustin Johnson withdrew from the Rio Games on Friday because of concerns over the Zika virus, costing golf three of the world's top four players for its return to the Olympics after a 112-year absence.
9 Jul 2016 - 11:37am - 0 Comments
Mirim Lee takes U.S. Women's Open lead
SAN MARTIN, Calif. -- For much of an idyllic Thursday morning, CordeValle Golf Club played like a local pitch-and-putt in the opening round of the U.S. Women's Open.
8 Jul 2016 - 1:09pm - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth serves as welcoming host for nation's best junior golfers
AUSTIN -- For most mortals, getting through 18 holes is frustrating enough. Trying walking in Jordan Spieth's Under Armours. What came easy in 2015 is proving to be a detestable journey this year, or so it seems.
4 Jul 2016 - 8:19pm - 0 Comments
Dustin Johnson rallies, defeats Day to win WGC-Bridgestone
AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Dustin Johnson returned from celebrating his U.S. Open victory by taking down the world's No. 1 player to win another World Golf Championship.
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'Cinderella Boy' Andrew Landry struggles on Sunday
OAKMONT, Pa. -- Andrew Landry's opening drive rocketed into the right rough alongside the fairway. From there, his first approach shot nosedived into the left rough alongside the green. Somehow, things went downhill from there.
19 Jun 2016 - 9:00pm - 0 Comments
Shane Lowry leads after Saturday at U.S. Open
OAKMONT, Pa. (AP) - Shane Lowry kept his calm when he had a careless penalty stroke and walked off Oakmont after a long day with a two-shot lead in the U.S. Open.
18 Jun 2016 - 9:18pm - 0 Comments
Starts, stops at U.S. Open don't faze Lee Westwood
OAKMONT, Pa. -- Lee Westwood joked this week that he likes to "Rolls Royce" it at home in England with his golf now. Translated, that means that when he's off for a week he cruises up to the course and goes to the first tee without a warmup swing.
18 Jun 2016 - 2:14am - 0 Comments
Rain wreaks havoc with course, field at U.S. Open
OAKMONT, Pa. (AP) - This U.S. Open has become such a slog that by the time it's over, the Oakmont Country Club logo will need a makeover. The suggestion here is swap out the squirrel holding a ball for a golfer waving a white flag.
17 Jun 2016 - 10:18pm - 0 Comments
Dustin Johnson rallies, ties Landry for U.S. Open lead
OAKMONT, Pa. (AP) - One year after a crushing defeat at Chambers Bay, Dustin Johnson is atop the leaderboard at the U.S. Open.
17 Jun 2016 - 9:58pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson keeps chasing elusive US Open
OAKMONT, Pa. (AP) - One year before Jordan Spieth was born, Phil Mickelson made his professional debut with a 68 in the 1992 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach and was two shots out of the lead. The next day, he shot 81 and missed the cut.
15 Jun 2016 - 6:51pm - 0 Comments
US Amateur Champ Returns to Oakmont as Caddy
OAKMONT, Pa. (AP) - Nick Flanagan forgot how steep the hill was driving into Oakmont, not surprising since he had not been back in 13 years. Unforgettable was the golf course. It's where he won the U.S. Amateur.
15 Jun 2016 - 6:29pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson leaves Oakmont for daughter's graduation
Whether you root for Phil Mickelson or you don't root for Phil Mickelson, there is one thing we cannot deny. The five-time major champion loves his family.
14 Jun 2016 - 5:13pm - 0 Comments
Henderson's KPMG victory caps rapid ascent
SAMMAMISH, Wash. (AP) -- When Brooke Henderson played her first LPGA Tour event at age 14, she marveled at Lydia Ko winning the Canadian Women's Open at 15.
14 Jun 2016 - 5:03pm - 0 Comments
Ko leads KPMG Women's PGA by 1 through 54
SAMMAMISH, Wash. -- Top-ranked Lydia Ko bogeyed the 18th hole Saturday to cut her lead to one stroke heading into the final round of the KPMG Women's PGA Championship. 
11 Jun 2016 - 8:53pm - 0 Comments
Technology within golf continues to surge
OAKMONT, Pa. -- This week, the 2016 U.S.
10 Jun 2016 - 8:34pm - 0 Comments