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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Rikard Karlberg of Sweden birdied his last two holes for a 7-under 65 Thursday to take a two-shot lead after the opening round of the CIMB Classic.
Persistent rain ruins most of first day of play at Travelers Championship
Michael Bradley had a one-stroke lead when first-round play in the Travelers Championship was suspended for the day Thursday. Bradley was 6 under with two holes left when play was stopped at 11:30 a.m. at TPC River Highlands.
23 Jun 2011 - 6:46pm - 0 Comments
Easy-to-learn Travelers sets up well for first-time winners on PGA Tour
Bubba Watson won his first PGA Tour title last year in the Travelers Championship, becoming the third player in five seasons to break through at the event.
22 Jun 2011 - 5:32pm - 0 Comments
Furyk feels need for more rounds as he prepares for British Open in July
Jim Furyk hopes to play himself back into form ahead of the British Open rather than return to the drawing board in practice.
22 Jun 2011 - 3:21pm - 0 Comments
It was when, not if, McIlroy would win major, says Poulter at Travelers
Ian Poulter wasn’t surprised by Rory McIlroy's ability to bounce straight back from his Masters nightmare and secure the U.S. Open.
22 Jun 2011 - 3:18pm - 0 Comments
Hometown celebrates with McIlroy as he reunites with friends and family
Rory McIlroy set his sights on more major glory as he made an emotional return to the golf club where his journey to sporting stardom began on Wednesday.
22 Jun 2011 - 3:03pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods to miss next week's AT&T National
 ORLANDO, Fla. -- Tiger Woods will miss another golf tournament as he recovers from an injured left leg, saying Wednesday he will not play in the AT&T National next week outside Philadelphia. “Doctor’s orders,” Woods posted on Twitter.
22 Jun 2011 - 12:19pm - 0 Comments
USGA focuses more on quality event than on protecting par at U.S. Open
The most famous comeback in the U.S. Open began with a question from Arnold Palmer as he tried to explain how he could win in 1960 at Cherry Hills despite being seven shots behind. "Doesn't 280 always win the Open?" he asked.
21 Jun 2011 - 6:51pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy moves up to personal high of fourth in ranking after U.S. Open
Graeme McDowell says Rory McIlroy is the best player he’s ever seen after handing over his U.S. Open crown to his fellow Ulsterman at Congressional. The Official world Golf Rankings don’t quite reflect McDowell’s opinion, but McIlroy has moved up to No.
20 Jun 2011 - 11:48pm - 0 Comments
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