Golf

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Brayton Wilson
June 17, 2019 - 6:40 am
For the first time in his career, Gary Woodland has claimed a major golf championship. The 35-year-old took home the title at the 2019 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach Golf Links in Pebble Beach, California with a three-shot win over Brooks Koepka. Woodland entered the final round of play at 11-under par...
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Sal Capaccio
June 12, 2019 - 10:35 am
There was no doubt defensive tackle Kyle Williams held the title of “best golfer on the Buffalo Bills” for the last 13 years, but Williams retired this offseason and, in fact, just played in the United States Amateur Four-Ball Championship a couple weeks ago. With Williams gone, there’s another...
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April 14, 2019 - 2:37 pm
Tiger Woods has completed, maybe, one of the greatest comeback stories of all-time. For the first time in 11 years, Woods wins a major golf championship by claiming the 2019 Masters Tournament with a one-stroke win over Dustin Johnson, Brooks Koepka and Xander Schauffele at the Augusta National...
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Jeremy White
March 24, 2019 - 1:41 pm
“I’m gonna par it.” That’s what I told any person that asked about my plan for the 17th hole at TPC Sawgrass. I’d quickly follow up with “I think I can speak it into existence”… and besides, it’s only about a 130-yard shot. 130 yards, and an awful lot of water. More on that in a bit… My trip to...
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Jeremy White
July 19, 2018 - 1:47 pm
I could probably say that I'm not sure how it happened, but the truth is that I do. Golf got me. Again. You remember golf, right? Maybe you're a lot like me, and you used to play a lot but just kind of drifted away from the game because it takes too much time, costs too much money, or you'd...
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April 06, 2018 - 7:45 pm
Nick Lozanovski Reporting: @Nick_Lozanovski Day 2 of the 82nd Masters Tournament has concluded with Patrick Reed now atop the leaderboard. Reed shot a six-under, 66 to move to nine-under par for the tournament. Marc Leishman is in second place at seven-under par after shooting a second round 67...
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March 11, 2018 - 4:55 pm
Joe DiBiase reporting @DiBiaseWGR It has been a long road back for Tiger Woods in the golf scene. The 42-year old has battled through personal issues and injuries, and has not won a PGA Tour tournament since the 2013 Bridgestone Invitational. At the Valspar Championship in Palm Harbor, Florida,...
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May 29, 2017 - 12:50 pm
WGR 550 — Police arrested golf great Tiger Woods on a DUI charge in Florida Monday. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office booked Woods into a county jail around 7 a.m. Monday morning. He was released just before 11 a.m. on his own recognizance. He has been charged under a Driving Under the...
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Rory McIlroy hits a tee shot on the 11th hole during a practice round at Augusta National GC.
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May 10, 2017 - 1:41 pm
Sports apparel giant, Nike, decided last summer that it was getting out of the golf equipment game. That move sent dozens of golfers scrambling to find a new equipment partner -- except for Rory McIlroy . The 28-year-old made it clear he would take his time to decide, and that he did, announcing...
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