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RIO DE JANEIRO – A Brazilian court is set to decide the future of the golf course for the 2016 Olympics, a layout that is being carved out of a nature reserve with luxury high-rise apartments planned around the edges.    The city
Morgan Hoffman leads Callaway Pebble Beach by one after first round
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – Morgan Hoffmann took the first-round lead at the Callaway Pebble Beach Invitational on Thursday, shooting a 7-under 65 at Spyglass Hill.
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Graeme McDowell commits to Ireland for 2016 Olympics
The world of golf rejoiced when the sport was reinstated into the Olympics for 2016. The news, however, gave Graeme McDowell and Rory McIlroy a headache.
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PGA kicks off Annual Meeting by helping City of San Diego play golf
SAN DIEGO – San Diego Golf Day kicked off the PGA of America’s 97th Annual Meeting on Wednesday. San Diego Interim Mayor Todd Gloria issued a proclamation declaring Nov. 20 as “San Diego Golf Day” at the Balboa Park Festival. 
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2013 PGA of America Annual Meeting
More than 350 PGA Professionals have gathered at the San Diego Hotel & Marina for the 97th PGA Annual Meeting.
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Sandra Gal leads CME Titleholders after six birdies to start first round
NAPLES, Fla. – Lydia Ko didn't feel any differently on the first tee Thursday than she has at any other LPGA Tour events she has played, even the two that she won.
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Charl Schwartzel and Retief Goosen close to lead at South African Open
JOHANNESBURG – A late charge gave England's Matthew Nixon an 8-under 64 and a one-shot lead after the first round of the South African Open, the start of the 2014 European Tour season. 
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Henrik Stenson, Ian Poulter join SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio
It was announced today that European Ryder Cup hero Ian Poulter and Henrik Stenson -- who recently became the first player in history to win the FedExCup and the Race to Dubai in the same season -- will each host his own weekly show on SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio in 2014 (channel 93 on XM, channel
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Kevin Streelman and Thomas Bjorn share first-round lead at World Cup
MELBOURNE, Australia – Representing the United States for the first time and making his first trip to Australia, Kevin Streelman wasn't over-awed by a tough Royal Melbourne golf course on Thursday. 
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Wes Short Jr. leads Champions Tour Q-School by one after second round
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Wes Short Jr. had birdies on his last two holes for a 5-under 66 at the Champions Tour's national qualifying tournament at TPC Scottsdale on Wednesday.  He leads Doug Garwood and Bill Glasson by one after 36 holes. 
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Lydia Ko, on eve of her LPGA Tour debut as a pro, still stressed by exams
NAPLES, Fla. – Lydia Ko didn't need to wait for the prize money to be distributed to realize why this week is so different on the LPGA Tour. 
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Lindsey Vonn suffers mild right knee strain and partial ACL tear
Lindsey Vonn, Olympic champion skier and girlfriend of world No. 1 golfer Tiger Woods, sustained an injury to her surgically repaired right knee in a ski training accident on Tuesday.
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Charl Schwartzel favored as 2014 European Tour season begins in Africa
JOHANNESBURG – The desert sand was barely settled following Henrik Stenson's season-ending victory in Dubai to top the European Tour money list when he withdrew from the first tournament of the new golf season. 
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Tickets available now for 2014 PGA Championship
The PGA Championship -- the Season's Final Major -- celebrates its 96th anniversary in 2014 with a return visit to Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Ky.
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Golf governing bodies tweak rules to kill penalties from enhanced video
NAPLES, Fla. – Golf took another stand against video evidence Tuesday by announcing a new decision that would not penalize a player whose ball moves at rest if the movement is only detected by enhanced pictures. 
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Bill Glasson among four tied after first round of Champions Tour Q-School
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Wes Short Jr., Jeff Freeman, Doug Garwood and Bill Glasson all carded 7-under 64s to share the first-round lead at the Champions Tour national qualifying tournament at TPC Scottsdale. 
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ISPS Handa World Cup of Golf set for preview of Olympic-style format
MELBOURNE, Australia – The ISPS Handa World Cup this week will offer a glimpse of what to expect when golf returns to the Olympics at Rio de Janeiro in 2016. 
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Peter Uihlein travels global path that other Americans are lining up to try
NAPLES, Fla. – The road less traveled brought Peter Uihlein back to a familiar place. He was home in South Florida, finally, after a remarkable golf season that took some unexpected turns while covering six tours in 18 countries, three U.S.
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Notebook: Jordan Spieth caps great year with spot in World Challenge
NAPLES, Fla. – Jordan Spieth's first round of the year was a pre-qualifier to get into the Monday qualifier at Torrey Pines.
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Na Yeon Choi arrives at CME Group Titleholders with attitude of rookie
NAPLES, Fla. – Na Yeon Choi finished last year by winning the CME Group Titleholders and buying a new house at Isleworth outside Orlando. She was No. 2 on the money list with nearly $2 million. She was No. 2 in the world. She was the U.S.
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