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HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. – There were no major letdowns for Masters contenders Matt Kuchar and Jordan Spieth at the RBC Heritage on Thursday.    Kuchar, who tied for fifth at Augusta Nat
Co-low American Chappell leaves US Open with berth in 2012 Masters
The top eight finishers at the U.S. Open qualify for next year’s Masters, and that’s a big deal for someone like Kevin Chappell.
20 Jun 2011 - 10:21pm - 0 Comments
Expectations set to grow as McIlroy poised to take over as future of golf
The manner in which Rory McIlroy won the U.S. Open made comparisons with Tiger Woods inevitable.
20 Jun 2011 - 5:55pm - 0 Comments
To be great person and sports star, McIlroy must stay true to himself
From the lofty heights of his throne atop the world of golf, Rory McIlroy needs look no further than his own Belfast backyard for a salutary reminder of how, if he and those around him aren’t careful, it could all go downhill from here.
20 Jun 2011 - 5:48pm - 1 Comments
Northern Ireland hails McIlroy as its 'Celtic Tiger,' and latest golf hero
His picture is everywhere. You can see it in the window of fish shops, or on cupcakes at bakeries. These are good times for Rory McIlroy, lauded by one politician as “our Celtic Tiger.”
20 Jun 2011 - 5:37pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy rolls to huge victory at U.S. Open, sets dozen scoring records
Rory McIlroy buried the memory of his Masters meltdown the same way he buried the competition at the U.S. Open, with a breathtaking performance filled with the promise of more majors to come.
19 Jun 2011 - 9:22pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy methodically marches toward record-setting U.S. Open victory
With each remarkable round, with each record-setting performance, Rory McIlroy is making that Masters debacle seem like a distant memory. A U.S. Open title could erase it altogether.
19 Jun 2011 - 12:58am - 1 Comments
Record-setting McIlroy heads into weekend at U.S. Open with huge lead
BETHESDA, Md. (AP)—In one of those can’t-miss moments in sports, thousands of fans covered every inch of space on the hill behind the 10th green at Congressional.
18 Jun 2011 - 1:34am - 0 Comments
RBC signs on as title sponsor for PGA Tour's Heritage event for five years
The Heritage tournament announced Thursday that RBC will serve as its new title sponsor, ensuring the PGA Tour will continue to make an annual stop in South Carolina for the next five years.
16 Jun 2011 - 5:33pm - 0 Comments
U.S. Open shaping up as a tough test without being too difficult to conquer
Golf’s second major championship of the year seems to have a new name. It’s the U.S. Wide Open.
15 Jun 2011 - 7:40pm - 0 Comments
Frazar earns first PGA Tour victory in 355th start, over Karlsson in St. Jude
Harrison Frazar knows he's supposed to act as if he's won before. Turns out it's really tough the first time around, especially for someone who thought he'd missed his chance.
12 Jun 2011 - 6:50pm - 2 Comments
Back-to-back bogeys cut Karlsson's lead to one at FedEx St. Jude Classic
With 18 holes left, too much golf remains for Robert Karlsson to worry about a couple of late bogeys.
11 Jun 2011 - 6:32pm - 1 Comments
Karlsson, second in 2010, grabs three- shot lead at halfway in FedEx St. Jude
Robert Karlsson keeps playing better and better at TPC Southwind. The Swede could be on track for his first PGA Tour title if he keeps it up. Karlsson is focused only on his next round.
10 Jun 2011 - 8:08pm - 0 Comments
Mathis ties career-best score, grabs first-round lead at St. Jude Classic
David Mathis is leading a PGA Tour event for the first time, and pressure is not one of his concerns. His focus is on three more days of golf.
9 Jun 2011 - 8:42pm - 0 Comments
Westwood happily back to defend his FedEx Classic title, prep for Open
Lee Westwood enjoys defending titles. So with the FedEx St. Jude Classic scheduled just before the U.S. Open, returning to the TPC Southwind course was a pretty easy decision.
8 Jun 2011 - 7:02pm - 0 Comments
Harrington hopes to stop slide down rankings with solid play at St. Jude
Tiger Woods isn’t the only top golfer who has been battling a knee issue lately. But while Woods is out of next week's U.S. Open, Padraig Harrington feels ready to return to action at the FedEx St. Jude Classic this week -- and no doubt he will be hoping history repeats itself.
8 Jun 2011 - 1:15pm - 0 Comments
Golf needs Woods, says McDowell as he prepares for U.S. Open defense
Defending U.S. Open champion Graeme McDowell calls Tiger Woods’ decision to sit out Congressional and continue to heal as "a massive blow" to the game.
8 Jun 2011 - 1:07pm - 0 Comments
U.S. Open wide open without Woods, and so is professional golf in general
As far as William Hill is concerned, all bets are off. At least when it comes to Tiger Woods and the U.S. Open.
8 Jun 2011 - 12:14am - 1 Comments
PGA Tour looking hard at options to start new circuit in South America
The PGA Tour has been spending a lot of time in South America, and not just because of the Olympics.
7 Jun 2011 - 6:51pm - 0 Comments
Woods to sit out U.S. Open as leg continues to heal, return uncertain
Tiger Woods pulled out of the U.S. Open on Tuesday because of lingering issues with his left leg, leaving him uncertain how soon he can resume his pursuit of Jack Nicklaus' record for major titles.
7 Jun 2011 - 5:48pm - 0 Comments