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Friday, November 21, 2014
Henrik Stenson leads Rory McIlroy by two after 36 holes in European finale
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Henrik Stenson birdied two of his closing three holes to seize a two-shot lead over Rory McIlroy and two others in the second round of the World Tour Championship on Friday.
Watch: Shane Lowry makes hole-in-one at DP World Tour Championship
Ireland's Shane Lowry, a two-time European Tour winner, snagged his first hole-in-one as a professional in Dubai on Friday.
Photos: PGA Annual Meeting
Photos: PGA Annual Meeting
Adam Scott stays in contention with 68 on Day 2 of Australian Masters
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- Defending champion Adam Scott stayed in contention at the Australian Masters on Friday with a 4-under 68 to leave him six shots off the lead after two rounds at Metropolitan Golf Club.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Ray Cutright heads award recipients honored at PGA Annual Meeting
INDIANAPOLIS – PGA Golf Professional of the Year  Ray Cutright of Idle Hour Club in Macon, Georgia, headed the 2014 PGA Golf National Award recipients honored Thursday at the 98th PGA Annual Meeting.   Cutright, 63 and a resident
Tony Finau leads Callaway Pebble Beach Invitational after opening 63
PEBBLE BEACH, California – PGA Tour rookie Tony Finau shot a 9-under 63 at Del Monte and had a two-stroke lead over Billy Andrade and Lee Janzen of the Champions Tour after Thursday's opening round of the Callaway
Julieta Granada leads after first round of CME Group Tour Championship
NAPLES, Fla. -- Stacy Lewis was three shots out of the lead Thursday and one step closer to the largest payoff in women's golf at the CME Group Tour Championship.   Lewis overcame
State prosecutor asks that work on Olympic golf course in Rio be halted
RIO DE JANEIRO – Construction work on the golf course for the 2016 Olympics could be halted under a filing made by state prosecutors suing the city of Rio de Janeiro and the developer over environmental rules.    In a 27-page leg
How four generations affect golf and growth of the game
INDIANAPOLIS – A strong understanding of exactly how each generation was introduced to both life and golf, then applying that to how courses, PGA Professionals and the entire industry talks to those people will help grow the game.
Adam Scott falters at first round of Australian Masters with 1-over 73
MELBOURNE, Australia -- Defending champion Adam Scott struggled in the blustery conditions at Metropolitan Golf Club on Thursday for a 1-over 73, six strokes behind a group of four of his countrymen who led the Australian Masters by a stroke after the first round.
Justin Rose takes playful jab at Rory McIlroy's workout
Friends like to give each other a hard time. It's what being friends is all about, isn't it?
Rory McIlroy returns to share first- round lead in European season finale
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Top-ranked Rory McIlroy returned from a six-week absence to shoot a 6-under 66 for a share of the lead on the first day of the season-ending DP World Tour Championship on Thursday.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Rory McIlroy lifts a ridiculous amount of weight
One of the reasons that Rory McIlroy has shot up into the golf stratosphere in recent years is because he's become downright prodigious off the tee.