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Robert Allenby’s story falling apart?

Robert Allenby’s story falling apart?

As the Robert Allenby saga continues to develop, it’s become pretty clear that Allenby’s original story of being kidnapped and beaten up is not going to be proven true. Rex Hoggard of Golf Channel did some [...]

Haas notches Humana win by 1 shot

Haas notches Humana win by 1 shot

LA QUINTA, Ca. — Bill Haas pulled ahead with a 20-foot birdie putt on the par-4 16th and parred the final two holes for a one-stroke victory Sunday in the Humana Challenge. Haas closed with a [...]

Jimenez wins his 2nd Champions event

Jimenez wins his 2nd Champions event

KAUPULEHU-KONA, Hawaii — Miguel Angel Jimenez rallied to win the Champions Tour’s season-opening Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai, birdieing six of the final nine holes Sunday for a one-stroke victory over Mark O’Meara. The Spaniard closed with [...]

New father Johnson sets PGA return

New father Johnson sets PGA return

Dustin Johnson is returning to the PGA Tour from a six-month break in which he said Friday “it was time to grow up,” though he refused to discuss a published report that a positive test for [...]

Golf Bag: Stadler denied title defense

Golf Bag: Stadler denied title defense

Kevin Stadler has withdrawn from next week’s Waste Management Phoenix Open due to a stress fracture in his left hand. TPC Scottsdale was the site of Stadler’s first PGA Tour victory in 2014. The injury first [...]

Tiger becomes ‘toothless’ in Italy

Tiger becomes ‘toothless’ in Italy

CORTINA D’AMPEZZO, Italy – Tiger Woods has another reason not to like cameras — it cost him a tooth. Woods made a surprise visit to Italy on Monday to watch girlfriend Lindsey Vonn capture her record [...]

Walker leaves Hawaii with Sony title

Walker leaves Hawaii with Sony title

HONOLULU — At least Jimmy Walker is leaving Hawaii with one trophy. Six days after losing a tournament on Maui he felt he should have won, Walker turned in a command performance Sunday on Oahu. He [...]

Kaymer self-destructs, Stal triumphs

Kaymer self-destructs, Stal triumphs

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Gary Stal of France came from 10 shots back to capitalize on an improbable meltdown by Martin Kaymer and win the Abu Dhabi Championship after a frantic final round on Sunday. [...]

Reed notches playoff win over Walker

Reed notches playoff win over Walker

KAPALUA, Hi — Four shots behind with four holes to play, Patrick Reed made two birdies and holed out from 80 yards for an eagle Monday, and then closed out his unlikely rally by making an [...]

Tiger’s 2015 debut set for Phoenix Open

Tiger’s 2015 debut set for Phoenix Open

Tiger Woods will open his 2014-15 season at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, he announced Friday morning on his web site. It will mark his first time playing the event since 2001. The tournament begins Jan. 29. Woods also [...]