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Fowler takes 1-shot lead at Barclays

Fowler takes 1-shot lead at Barclays

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. — Rickie Fowler is playing so well that he can’t stop looking behind instead of considering the opportunity that lies ahead at The Barclays. His wedge to 5 feet for a birdie on the [...]

Late bobbles can’t keep Ariya from lead

Late bobbles can’t keep Ariya from lead

PRIDDIS, Alberta — Ariya Jutanugarn missed a chance to take a big lead into the final round of the Canadian Pacific Women’s Open, making two late bogeys Saturday at Priddis Greens. A week after withdrawing from [...]

Sauers soars to 2-shot Boeing lead

Sauers soars to 2-shot Boeing lead

SNOQUALMIE, Wash. — Gene Sauers took the Boeing Classic lead Saturday, two weeks after his breakthrough victory in the U.S. Senior Open. Sauers, 54, two-putted for birdie on the par-5 18th for a 5-under 67 and [...]

Golf Bag: Knee injury KO’s Stenson

Golf Bag: Knee injury KO’s Stenson

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. — Henrik Stenson was forced to withdraw from The Barclays on Thursday due to a knee injury. “My right knee, which required surgery in December, has flared up again,” he said in a statement. [...]

All 125 players are eligible for this week’s The Barclays. The field will be pared to the top 100 in the FedExCup for the Deutsche Bank Championship. The top 70 advance to the BMW Championship, and [...]

Kim cruises to 5-shot Wyndham win

Kim cruises to 5-shot Wyndham win

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Si Woo Kim won the Wyndham Championship by five strokes Sunday for his first PGA Tour title. The 21-year-old South Korean player closed with a 3-under 67 to finish at 21-under 259 at [...]

Kids make their PGA dads proud

Kids make their PGA dads proud

BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mi. – Sam Triplett had a unique distinction for two rounds of the 116th U.S. Amateur at Oakland Hills Country Club. Triplett was the only player in the field to have as a caddie [...]

Inbee Park surprises with Olympic win

Inbee Park surprises with Olympic win

RIO de JANIERO — Inbee Park ran away with the gold medal for South Korea on Sunday by shooting a 66 for the third time this week to finish at 16 under for the tournament. She was [...]

Verchenova cards an Olympic-best 62

Verchenova cards an Olympic-best 62

ESPN RIO DE JANEIRO — Maria Verchenova was uncertain if she would even make it to Rio for the women’s Olympic golf tournament. Her status in the Games was out of her hands, due to Russia’s [...]

Famed course designer Bob Cupp dies

Famed course designer Bob Cupp dies

ATLANTA – Bob Cupp, who designed some of the world’s great golf courses and a past president and fellow of the American Society of Golf Course Architects, died Friday. He was 76.  After a brief career as a [...]