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MELBOURNE, Australia – Todd Sinnott of Australia shot a 5-under 67 on Thursday to take a one-shot lead over 2012 champion Tianlang Guan of China after the first round of the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship at Royal Melbourne.   
Aussie Jarrod Lyle back on course after beating leukemia twice
NAPA, Calif. -- Jarrod Lyle takes another step back in his amazing return from twice beating leukemia, and this one might be the biggest one yet. He earned his spot in the Frys.com Open through a playoff at Monday qualifying.
8 Oct 2014 - 7:41pm - 0 Comments
One year after Frys.com Open win, spotlight shines on Jimmy Walker
NAPA, Calif. -- Jimmy Walker ended his remarkable season with a high standard of golf that probably didn't get the attention it deserved. That's not much different from how it started.
8 Oct 2014 - 6:53pm - 0 Comments
David Howell added to five-man panel selecting next Team Europe Captain
VIRGINIA WATER, England -- Two-time Ryder Cup player David Howell completes the five-man panel that will select the European team's captain for the 2016 competition at Hazeltine.
8 Oct 2014 - 12:45pm - 0 Comments
Jason Dufner: Major champion, runway model, pizza maker
The last time we saw 2013 PGA Champion Jason Dufner, he was unfortunately forced to withdraw from his title defense in the 2014 PGA Championship at Valhalla due to bulging discs in his neck.
8 Oct 2014 - 11:26am - 0 Comments
Five players to watch at the 2014 Frys.com Open
We hope you didn't blink. If you did, you missed the PGA Tour's offseason.
8 Oct 2014 - 8:02am - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy donates $1.6 million to children's cancer facility in Northern Ireland
Rory McIlroy is having a year to remember on the golf course – and he's made it unforgettable for a number of young cancer patients in his native Northern Ireland as well. The world No.
7 Oct 2014 - 10:51pm - 0 Comments
Two-time cancer survivor, Jarrod Lyle, qualifies for Frys.com Open
If you're a fan of comeback stories -- who isn't? -- here's one that's tough to beat. Australian Jarrod Lyle, a two-time cancer survivor, has Monday-qualified for this week's Frys.com Open at Silverado.
7 Oct 2014 - 1:33pm - 0 Comments
Patrick Reed joins 16-man field for Volvo World Match Play Championship
VIRGINIA WATER, England -- U.S. Ryder Cup rookie standout Patrick Reed is in the field for next week's Volvo World Match Play Championship in England.
7 Oct 2014 - 11:03am - 0 Comments
Tiger puts on his work duds to inspect Bluejack National progress
We're used to seeing Tiger Woods in his blood-red Sunday shirt and dress pants, so it's almost a shock to see him dressed casually in blue jeans and playing in the dirt.
6 Oct 2014 - 5:33pm - 0 Comments
European Open returns to European Tour schedule after six-year absence
VIRGINIA WATER, England -- The European Open is returning in 2015 after a six-year absence from the European Tour's schedule.
6 Oct 2014 - 1:50pm - 0 Comments
Brandt Snedeker goes skeet-shooting... with a 4-iron
Are you ready to be impressed? Brandt Snedeker just posted a video on Twitter explaining how easy it was to shoot skeet. So, he decided to try something else -- hit the skeet with a 4-iron golf shot:
6 Oct 2014 - 9:04am - 0 Comments
Watch: Webb Simpson dancing -- we guess -- at a wedding
Elaine Benes has nothing on Webb Simpson when it comes to dance moves.
6 Oct 2014 - 8:38am - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy putts ball into daunting St. Andrews 'Road Hole' bunker
The 17th at the Old Course at St. Andrews -- the Road Hole -- is one of the most recognizable holes in all of golf.
6 Oct 2014 - 8:09am - 0 Comments
Oliver Wilson holds off Rory McIlroy at St. Andrews for first European Tour title
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Oliver Wilson held off Rory McIlroy to capture his first European Tour title with a one-shot victory in the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.
5 Oct 2014 - 12:18pm - 0 Comments
Longest usable golf club record falls again
The man who holds the Guinness World Record for most Guinness World Records just couldn't let this one go without a fight.
5 Oct 2014 - 10:41am - 0 Comments
Mirim Lee fires final-round 69 to win Reignwood Classic by two strokes
BEIJING -- South Korea's Mirim Lee won the second title of her rookie LPGA Tour season, shooting a 5-under 69 in the final round on Sunday to capture the Reignwood Classic by two strokes.
5 Oct 2014 - 10:01am - 0 Comments
The Open was original "fall classic"
When it comes to the traditional "Fall Classic," Americans equate that with the World Series, which has been around in its present form since 1903. And most golf fans think of the Open Championship as having a late summer place on the golfing calendar.
4 Oct 2014 - 4:19pm - 0 Comments
Oliver Wilson builds three-stroke lead at Alfred Dunhill Links Championship
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Oliver Wilson of England closed in on a maiden European Tour title when he moved three strokes clear of the field in the third round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship on Saturday.
4 Oct 2014 - 3:50pm - 0 Comments
Celebrating 250 years of 18 holes
Why are there 18 holes on a regulation golf course? Because on Oct. 4, 1764, the Old Course at St. Andrews was shortened from playing a total of 22 holes to 18, and all courses since have followed that dictum.
4 Oct 2014 - 11:20am - 0 Comments