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FRENCH LICK, Ind. (AP) — U.S. Solheim Cup captain Juli Inkster won The Legends Championship on Sunday, finishing with a 4-under 68 for a two-stroke victory over Trish Johnson.
Karlberg of Sweden overtakes Baek on back nine to win Indian Open
Rikard Karlberg of Sweden shot a 2-under 70 Sunday to win the Indian Open after overnight leader Baek Seuk-hyun of South Korea faltered on the final day. Karlberg’s 11-under total of 277 put him two shots clear of Baek, who only managed a final-round 73.
5 Dec 2010 - 12:55pm - 0 Comments
Eight-shot romp at Nedbank means Westwood will end year as world No. 1
Lee Westwood cemented his year-end No. 1 ranking with an eight-shot win at the Nedbank Golf Challenge at Sun City on Sunday. The Englishman closed with a 4-under 68, chipping in from the fringe at No. 18 for a birdie to finish at 17-under 271 at the Gary Player Country Club.
5 Dec 2010 - 12:40pm - 0 Comments
Ogilvy cruises to four-shot triumph at Australian Open for second home win
Geoff Ogilvy won the Australian Open on Sunday for his second professional victory in his home country, closing with a 3-under 69 for a four-stroke victory.
5 Dec 2010 - 1:34am - 0 Comments
Five shots ahead, Westwood stays on course to earn first Nedbank victory
Lee Westwood is on course to win the Nedbank Golf Challenge, taking a five-shot lead into Sunday’s final round despite an indifferent third day at Sun City. The $5 million event pays $1.25 million to the winner, and $250,000 to the player who finishes last in the 12-man field.
4 Dec 2010 - 12:22pm - 0 Comments
Ogilvy pushes lead to five over Jones after 54 holes at Australian Open
Geoff Ogilvy increased his one-shot overnight lead to five strokes after three rounds at the Australian Open, shooting a 5-under-par 67 Saturday at The Lakes to leave most of the field out of contention for his country's national championship.
4 Dec 2010 - 1:37am - 0 Comments
Woods extends lead at Chevron World Challenge, up by four over McDowell
Tiger Woods is starting to look like his old self at the Chevron World Challenge.
3 Dec 2010 - 7:21pm - 0 Comments
No. 1-ranked Westwood jumps out to three-shot lead at big-money Nedbank
World No. 1 Lee Westwood produced a brilliant 8-under-par 64 Friday to storm into the lead at the halfway stage of the Nedbank Golf Challenge at Sun City.
3 Dec 2010 - 12:43pm - 0 Comments
Ogilvy assumes halfway lead by one over Jones at Australian Open
Geoff Ogilvy shot a 7-under 65 at The Lakes course to take a one-stroke lead after two rounds at the Australian Open on Friday. Ogilvy, the 2006 U.S. Open champion, had a 36-hole total of 11-under 133.
3 Dec 2010 - 12:38pm - 0 Comments
Woods up by one over McDowell and McIlroy at Chevron World Challenge
Those streaks of good play from Tiger Woods keep getting a little longer.
2 Dec 2010 - 6:40pm - 0 Comments
Blistering back nine gives Harrington one-shot edge at Nedbank Challenge
Padraig Harrington led the Nedbank Golf Challenge by one stroke after picking up five birdies on the back nine to shoot a 6-under 66 in Thursday’s opening round.
2 Dec 2010 - 12:42pm - 0 Comments
Galaxy of Australian stars in pursuit of leader Griffin at Australian Open
Matthew Griffin shot a 7-under 65 Thursday to take a one-stroke lead after the first round of the Australian Open at The Lakes.
2 Dec 2010 - 12:25pm - 0 Comments
Victory in big-money Nedbank Golf Challenge next quest for Westwood
It was the first golf tournament ever to offer prize money of $1 million, with half of that going to the winner.
1 Dec 2010 - 3:05pm - 0 Comments
Woods gets last chance for a win this year at his Chevron World Challenge
The goal for Tiger Woods has always been to be better than he was the year before. Despite losing his marriage and every tournament he played, he still gave himself a passing grade.
1 Dec 2010 - 2:44pm - 0 Comments
European money champ Kaymer withdraws from Chevron Challenge
Fresh from winning his first European Tour money title on Sunday, reigning PGA Champion Martin Kaymer of Germany has withdrawn from the Chevron World Challenge. Kaymer wrapped up the Order of Merit on Sunday when he shared 13th in the Dubai World Championship.
29 Nov 2010 - 2:31am - 0 Comments
Matsumura holds off Kim in playoff to capture Japan's Casio World Open
Michio Matsumura held off a final round charge by Kim Do-hoon on Sunday to beat the South Korean in a playoff and win the Casio World Open. The 27-year-old Matsumura carded a final-round 4under 68 and returned to the clubhouse looking on course to win the tournament in regulation play. However
28 Nov 2010 - 11:52am - 0 Comments
Before heading to Q-School, Mallinger wins Callaway Golf Pebble Beach
John Mallinger won the Callaway Golf Pebble Beach Invitational on Sunday, birdieing four of the last six holes for a 4-under 68 and a two-stroke victory over Jason Gore. Mallinger, who lost his fully exempt PGA Tour status after finishing 133rd on the money list, made a 25-foot birdie putt on No.
22 Nov 2010 - 2:48pm - 0 Comments
Sorenstam makes rare appearance at Callaway Golf Pebble Beach event
Annika Sorenstam will make a rare pro tournament appearance Thursday when she participates in the Callaway Golf Pebble Beach Invitational. The annual event held at Pebble Beach, Spyglass Hill Golf Course and Del Monte Golf Course, is the only head-to-head, 72-hole competition among the men and wo
17 Nov 2010 - 4:59pm - 0 Comments
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