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NEWPORT, Wales – Liam Bond of Wales is making the most of a late call-up to his national event, shooting a 3-under 68 Friday to take a one-shot lead after the second round of the ISPS Handa Wales Open. 
'I've wasted last two years' staying loyal to Woods, says caddie Williams
Steve Williams says he wasted the last two years of his life standing by Tiger Woods through injuries and eruptions in the golfer's private life.
22 Jul 2011 - 1:09am - 12 Comments
Blanks leads RBC Canadian Open, Fowler, Kim, Glover two shots back
Kris Blanks has been to Vancouver before, usually just to visit his wife's family, and never with his golf clubs. The 38-year-old from Georgia is glad he brought the clubs this time.
21 Jul 2011 - 10:29pm - 0 Comments
Was tossing longtime caddie Williams overboard wrong move, asks Litke
Used to be few things in sports made you feel more foolish than second-guessing Tiger Woods. So maybe throwing longtime caddie and close pal Steve Williams overboard after a dozen years and six times that many wins around the world together will pay dividends in the long run.
21 Jul 2011 - 10:07pm - 0 Comments
Weir looking to just break par at RBC Canadian Open in Vancouver
Mike Weir has enjoyed a lot of breakthroughs playing golf in Vancouver, including his first professional win while playing on the Canadian Tour in 1997, and his first PGA Tour victory two years later.
21 Jul 2011 - 1:13am - 0 Comments
It's official: Woods sacks longtime caddie Steve Williams
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Tiger Woods and Steve Williams were together for 12 years and some 250 tournaments, a player-caddie relationship that produced 72 wins, 13 majors and a friendship so strong that each served in the other’s wedding.
20 Jul 2011 - 3:07pm - 5 Comments
When chasing majors, even some of golf's best take nothing for granted
Dustin Johnson probably doesn’t think he’ll have to wait 15 years to win a major.
20 Jul 2011 - 12:04am - 0 Comments
Fast-approaching playoffs might take on very different look this year
Three majors down, one to go.
19 Jul 2011 - 11:55pm - 0 Comments
Clarke rises to 30th in world ranking after popular victory in British Open
Darren Clarke is up from 111th in the world to 30th after his amazing British Open triumph on Sunday.
18 Jul 2011 - 12:50pm - 0 Comments
Watson fears for Woods' future if he undergoes knee replacement surgery
Five-time British Open champion Tom Watson fears for the future of Tiger Woods if he is forced into having knee replacement surgery.
17 Jul 2011 - 7:23pm - 0 Comments
Kirk claims his first victory at Viking Classic, over Pernice and McNeill
After a tap-in putt for a one-stroke victory at the Viking Classic, Chris Kirk picked up his ball, gave a nearly indiscernible fist pump and strode off the course like a man who's done it a hundred times. Not exactly what you'd expect from a first-time PGA Tour winner.
17 Jul 2011 - 6:41pm - 0 Comments
Rookie Kirk leads Viking Classic by one after four straight back-nine birds
As the birdies mounted during Saturday's third round of the Viking Classic, it looked as if Chris Kirk could do just about anything he wanted at Annandale Golf Club. Golf isn't supposed to be this easy. But the 26-year-old PGA Tour rookie sure made it look that way.
16 Jul 2011 - 10:14pm - 0 Comments
Woods can still break Nicklaus' record of 18 majors, says ex-coach Haney
Tiger Woods' ex-swing coach believes the former No. 1 player can win the five majors he needs to pass Jack Nicklaus' record of 18. Hank Haney says it's just a matter of Woods getting healthy.
16 Jul 2011 - 7:33pm - 0 Comments
Matteson and McNeill tied for Viking Classic lead as storms halt Round 2
For nearly four hours, Troy Matteson tried to figure out ways to kill time in the clubhouse as thunderstorms rolled across Annandale Golf Club. He watched a little television. Swapped stories with other golfers. Counted the minutes as they slowly ticked off the clock.
15 Jul 2011 - 8:46pm - 0 Comments
Six players tied atop Viking Classic, scoring as hot as summer weather
Tim Petrovic has finally found a way to beat Mississippi's suffocating July heat without the help of air conditioning, sweet tea or a swimming pool. He's doing it by playing good golf.
14 Jul 2011 - 9:14pm - 0 Comments
Windy test awaits world's best at Open Championship
SANDWICH, England (AP) -- Steve Stricker can appreciate better than most how the Open Championship is unlike any other major.
14 Jul 2011 - 8:43am - 0 Comments
Young players see big opportunity to break through at Viking Classic
The Viking Classic field doesn't often have a lot of easily recognizable names. For golfers like Alex Rocha, that's not a bad thing at all.
13 Jul 2011 - 7:28pm - 0 Comments
Ogilvy trying to shake off midseason rust with playoffs coming up fast
Halfway through the PGA Tour season, part of Geoff Ogilvy feels as though he's just getting started.
11 Jul 2011 - 12:25am - 0 Comments
Stricker wins Deere Classic for third straight year in dramatic fashion
Steve Stricker's third straight victory in the John Deere Classic certainly was the most challenging -- and by far the most dramatic. With nine holes to play, Stricker led by five strokes. With two holes left, he was two shots down.
10 Jul 2011 - 6:26pm - 0 Comments
Stricker owns two-shot lead in Deere Classic, one day away from threepeat
Steve Stricker stood in the bunker left of the first fairway, eyed his ball in the rough on the edge of the trap, then looked at the flag 122 yards away. If it felt like he'd been in that position before, well, that's because he had.
9 Jul 2011 - 6:19pm - 0 Comments