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Australian Masters eyes spot before Presidents Cup, but so do others
Tiger Woods returning to Australia for the third straight year is a fairly safe bet considering the Presidents Cup will be held in 2011 at Royal Melbourne. The question is how many times he plays Down Under, and that depends largely on the schedule. IMG runs the Australian Masters, which it ha
16 Nov 2010 - 7:02pm - 0 Comments
Asian Captain Ozaki loads his Royal Trophy team with rising young stars
Asia opted for youth for the Royal Trophy golf competition against Europe, selecting four young players among five named on Tuesday. South Koreans Kim Kyung-tae, 24, and Noh Seung-yul, 19, were joined by Japanese players Yuta Ikeda, 24, Shusuke Sonoda, 21, and the earlier-named Ryo Ishikawa, 19.
16 Nov 2010 - 12:14pm - 0 Comments
O'Meara-Price team wins ADT Skills Challenge over Couples-Johnson
Mark O’Meara and Nick Price won the 19th annual ADT Golf Skills Challenge at The Breakers on Monday. The duo beat Fred Couples and Dustin Johnson in the reverse scramble final, in which teams picked the worst shot of the opponents to be played throughout the 4-par, 10th hole. The finalists had
15 Nov 2010 - 9:28pm - 0 Comments
Ishikawa wins Taiheiyo Masters for his third title on Japan Tour in 2010
Japanese teenager Ryo Ishikawa won the Mitsui Sumitomo Visa Taiheiyo Masters on Sunday, shooting a 5-under 67 to hold off Australian Brendan Jones for his third title of the year on the Japan Tour.
14 Nov 2010 - 12:24pm - 0 Comments
Appleby wins Australian Masters as Woods rallies late to finish fourth
Stuart Appleby ended a nine-year drought at home by winning the JBWere Australian Masters on Sunday, rallying from a seven-shot deficit with birdies on his last two holes for a 6-under 65. Just after Tiger Woods closed with a 65 and ensured he'd finish the year without a title, Appleby knocked in
14 Nov 2010 - 1:22am - 0 Comments
Amazing Davies captures 79th career victory in Women's Indian Open
England's Laura Davies won the Hero Honda Women's Indian Open on Saturday, triumphing in a four-way playoff at the DLF Golf and Country Club.
13 Nov 2010 - 11:42am - 0 Comments
Woods' struggles continue on Day 3 at Australian Masters, falls 10 behind
Tiger Woods failed to make up any ground in the rain Saturday in the JBWere Australian Masters, shooting an even-par 71 that left him resigned to going an entire year without a victory. Adam Bland, who is headed to the second stage of PGA Tour qualifying school next week in California, started an
13 Nov 2010 - 1:48am - 0 Comments
Woods drops nine back in Australian Masters due to inconsistent iron play
Tiger Woods is in the same spot Down Under as he’s been everywhere else in the world -- trying to catch up to the leaders and on the verge of becoming an also-ran. Right when it looked as though Woods was poised to give himself a chance at winning for the first time all year, he struggled in blus
12 Nov 2010 - 2:11am - 0 Comments
Woods struggles on greens, cards 69 in first round of Australian Masters
Tiger Woods hit the ball as well as he has all year, except on the greens. In his final title defense of a forgettable year, Woods opened the JBWere Australian Masters with a 2-under 69 and was four shots off the lead Thursday at Victoria Golf Club. Woods missed only two greens in regulation,
11 Nov 2010 - 1:24am - 0 Comments
Watson rallies PGA Tour threesome to Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge victory
Bubba Watson made an 18-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole to cap a comeback victory for the PGA Tour team in the Wendy’s 3-Tour Challenge on Tuesday. Watson, Dustin Johnson and Boo Weekley finished a combined 14 under in the two-player, best-ball format that allowed each team to discard one score
9 Nov 2010 - 11:49pm - 0 Comments
Woods says game's headed in right direction, whether he wins or not
Tiger Woods faces his first full year without a victory if he doesn’t defend this title this week in the Australian Masters.
9 Nov 2010 - 11:43pm - 2 Comments
Woods faces subdued reception as he returns to defend Australian Masters
The woman keeping score for Tiger Woods in the final round of the 2009 JBWere Australian Masters did well to contain her emotions.
9 Nov 2010 - 6:12pm - 0 Comments
Woods arrives in Melbourne, one very eventful year after his last victory
Tiger Woods has arrived in Melbourne to defend his Australian Masters golf title, a year after his visit to the city sparked reports of infidelity which damaged his career and tarnished his public image. Woods hasn’t won a title since last year’s Masters at Kingston Heath and last week lost the w
9 Nov 2010 - 12:59am - 0 Comments
Woods gets VIP treatment in first visit to Thailand in decade to honor king
Tiger Woods returned to his mother’s home country for a four-man charity skins tournament on Monday and left soon after winning only one hole in another disappointing performance. Colombian golfer Camilo Villegas won the most money at the World Golf Salutes King Bhumibol Skins Tournament at the A
8 Nov 2010 - 12:49am - 0 Comments
Ochoa comes out of retirement to win $1.28 million in China exhibition
Lorena Ochoa came out of retirement long enough to make $1.28 million with her two-shot victory Sunday over European Ryder Cup Captain Colin Montgomerie in the pro-celebrity Star Trophy at Mission Hills.
31 Oct 2010 - 12:46pm - 0 Comments
Oklahoma State's Uihlein receives McCormack Medal as top amateur
Peter Uihlein, No. 1 in the current World Amateur Golf Ranking, has received the 2010 Mark H McCormack Medal, the award given to the world’s top amateur golfer at the culmination of the amateur season, following the U.S. Amateur and European Amateur championships.
28 Oct 2010 - 6:04pm - 0 Comments
Westwood joins four major winners in lineup for 30th Nedbank Challenge
Lee Westwood and major winners Padraig Harrington, Louis Oosthuizen, Ernie Els and Retief Goosen will line up for Africa’s biggest prize at the Nedbank Golf Challenge in December. Ryder Cup winners Miguel Angel Jimenez, Ross Fisher and Edoardo Molinari are also part of the 12-player field named b
21 Oct 2010 - 11:31am - 0 Comments
Harrington ends drought, wins Iskandar Johor Open
JOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia (AP) -- Padraig Harrington earned his first victory in two years Sunday, winning the Asian Tour's Iskandar Johor Open by three strokes over Noh Seung-yul of South Korea. The three-time major champion shot a 3-under 69 to finish at 20-under 268 in his debut in the tournament
17 Oct 2010 - 1:36pm - 0 Comments
Harrington running away at Iskandar Johor Open
Padraig Harrington overcame a sore neck to shoot a 4-under 68 Saturday and take a five-shot lead after the third round of the Iskandar Johor Open. Harrington said he injured a muscle in his neck during warmup but didn't want to give up a chance for his first tournament victory in two years. "I
16 Oct 2010 - 3:39pm - 0 Comments