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LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Bill Haas pulled ahead with a 20-foot birdie putt on the par-4 16th and parred the final two holes for a one-stroke victory Sunday in the Humana Challenge.
Claxton increases his lead to two after Day 3 of PGA Tour Q-School finals
Will Claxton shot a 3-under 69 on Friday on PGA West's TPC Stadium Course to increase his lead to two strokes after the third round of the PGA Tour Qualifying Tournament. Claxton, a former Auburn University player, had a 13-under 203 total.
2 Dec 2011 - 7:49pm - 0 Comments
Woods starts strong, then stutters late, builds big lead at Chevron Challenge
Tiger Woods knows he's playing better than he has in the last two years, and he has the leaderboard to prove it.
2 Dec 2011 - 6:22pm - 0 Comments
Claxton leads PGA Tour Q-school by one shot over Jones and English
Will Claxton shot a 2-under 70 in windy conditions Thursday to take a one-stroke lead over Matt Jones and Harris English after the second round of the PGA Tour Qualifying Tournament. The top 25 in the six-round event at PGA West will earn 2012 PGA Tour cards.
1 Dec 2011 - 7:53pm - 0 Comments
Choi takes three-shot lead on Woods and Stricker at Chevron Challenge
K.J. Choi opened with five straight birdies. Tiger Woods looked as good as he did in Australia, making his fourth birdie with a 3-iron to an elevated green on the par-5 fifth that covered the flag.
1 Dec 2011 - 7:01pm - 0 Comments
Woods headed in the right direction after tuning up game in Australia
Tiger Woods barely qualified for his own tournament at the Chevron World Challenge, an indication that the last two years have been the worst stretch of his career. His last two weeks of competition allow for a much better outlook.
30 Nov 2011 - 11:43pm - 0 Comments
Summerhays and Claxton lead PGA Tour Q-School after first of six days
Will Claxton and Daniel Summerhays topped the PGA Tour Qualifying Tournament leaderboard at 8-under 64 after the first round Wednesday at PGA West. The top 25 in the six-round event will earn 2012 PGA Tour cards.
30 Nov 2011 - 7:30pm - 0 Comments
Woods' absence from winner's circle allows youth in golf to finally shine
The pool of young talent in golf has never looked deeper.
30 Nov 2011 - 12:07am - 0 Comments
Notebook: Watney hooked on surfing, can't wait to catch his next wave
Nick Watney has no plans to leave Las Vegas for the North Shore, but one venture into some rather tiny waves was all it took for him to get hooked on surfing.
29 Nov 2011 - 11:43pm - 0 Comments
Johnson has surgery to fix cartilage in right knee, out until January
Dustin Johnson has undergone surgery to repair cartilage in his right knee. He is expected to be out of competition until sometime in January.
29 Nov 2011 - 2:09pm - 0 Comments
Ogilvy and Allenby exchange angry words over Presidents Cup showing
Robert Allenby and Geoff Ogilvy were involved in a heated row after the Australian PGA Championship on Sunday.
29 Nov 2011 - 1:44pm - 0 Comments
Duval goes where he's never been in quest to return to PGA Tour stardom
The text message from David Duval arrived just as the Americans began to seize control for good in the Presidents Cup. The last time it was held at Royal Melbourne, he was the top qualifier for the U.S. team.
28 Nov 2011 - 11:48pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Price and O'Meara top list of potential Presidents Cup captains
When Nick Price was last seen at the Presidents Cup, the tension was so high in South Africa that he snapped a putter over his knee on the 18th hole at Fancourt. His next appearance is likely to be as the International team captain.
22 Nov 2011 - 5:39pm - 0 Comments
Return to Pebble Beach might be in Woods' future, as early as 2012
Tiger Woods appeared to turn his back on Torrey Pines when he announced last week that he would open his 2012 season that week in Abu Dhabi at the HSBC Championship, with an appearance fee that likely approaches $3 million.
22 Nov 2011 - 5:28pm - 0 Comments
Americans all smiles after Presidents Cup win earned by playing loose
Looking happier than he has all year, Tiger Woods slipped into the gallery for high fives and back slaps while wearing a green cap that he borrowed from the “Fanatics,” the famous cheer squad that shows up at Australia’s biggest sporting events.
22 Nov 2011 - 12:06am - 0 Comments
Norman hopes Presidents Cup play boosts Woods back to vintage form
Greg Norman is hoping that Tiger Woods is on his way back to his best following his impressive finish at the Presidents Cup.
21 Nov 2011 - 11:56pm - 0 Comments
With solid Australia trip, Woods gets closer to looking like 'old Tiger'
Tiger Woods hasn’t looked this good on the golf course in back-to-back weeks since he left Australia two years ago with his 82nd title and the indisputable No. 1 ranking. OK, it’s a small sample.
21 Nov 2011 - 11:52pm - 2 Comments
United States wins the Presidents Cup
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- The U.S. team returned Down Under and this time wound up on top in the Presidents Cup.
19 Nov 2011 - 11:56pm - 0 Comments
Americans in charge Down Under at Presidents Cup, lead 13-9
Update: Singles play is now under way, with the United States team needing only 4 1/2 points to retain or 5 points to win another Presidents Cup against the International Team. 
19 Nov 2011 - 6:53am - 0 Comments
United States team takes lead into Sunday singles at Presidents Cup
The United States team used a dominant foursomes session early Saturday and then held on during the four-balls session to enter the Sunday singles with a 13-9 lead. It will take 17.5 points from either team to win. Full update to come.  
19 Nov 2011 - 2:37am - 0 Comments