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  • Back issues force Tiger Woods to withdraw from Farmers Insurance Open

    Back issues force Tiger Woods to withdraw from Farmers Insurance Open
    SAN DIEGO — In an ominous start to his season, Tiger Woods walked off the course after 11 holes Thursday at the Farmers Insurance Open because of tightness in his lower back that he attributed to a fog delay. Woods began reaching for his lower...
  • Can Langer keep up his good play?

    Can Langer keep up his good play?
    BOCA RATON — One of the bigger questions as the Allianz Championship gets underway Friday at the Old Course at Broken Sound is whether 57-year-old Bernhard Langer can again play golf like he did in 2014? The Boca Raton resident won five times...
  • BBC loses British Open rights to rival Sky Sports

    BBC loses British Open rights to rival Sky Sports
    LONDON -- The BBC is losing one of its most prized sports events, golf's British Open, to rival Sky. Sky Sports secured exclusive rights to televise the Open in a five-year deal from 2017-2021, the Royal and Ancient said on Tuesday. The oldest of...
  • Kel Nagle dies at 94; Australian golfer won the British Open

    Kel Nagle dies at 94; Australian golfer won the British Open
    Kel Nagle, a former British Open winner, U.S. Open runner-up and a member of the World Golf Hall of Fame, has died in Australia. He was 94. The PGA of Australia said in a statement Thursday that Nagle, who won the British Open at St. Andrews in 1960,...
  • John Daly, a Humana Challenge attraction, remains a magnet for fans

     John Daly, a Humana Challenge attraction, remains a magnet for fans
    Golf fans are in for a treat this weekend at the Humana Challenge. John Daly is in the house. Starting Thursday, the Palm Springs area will have its own Desert Fox. The show could last all the way to Sunday. It could even include an awards ceremony...
  • 'Celtic Tiger' McIlroy emerges dominant in 2014 golf

    A year to forget for an injury-plagued Tiger Woods was savored sweetly by Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy after the 'Celtic Tiger' won two majors in 2014 to regain his status as the game's leading player. McIlroy ended a stellar campaign with four...
  • Elite golfers look forward to facing Jack Nicklaus, other legends in Father-Son Challenge

    Jack Nicklaus' final putt during British Open competition — a 13-foot birdie on No. 18 at the Old Course at St. Andrews — is frozen in time for Tom Lehman. A framed photo of Nicklaus' putt hangs at the home of Lehman — a British Open...
  • Jim Furyk, Tim Petrovic tied at Canadian Open

    Jim Furyk, Tim Petrovic tied at Canadian Open
    Two-time winner Jim Furyk birdied two of his last four holes Friday for a seven-under-par 63 and a share of the Canadian Open lead with Tim Petrovic. The 44-year-old Furyk, the 2006 winner at Hamilton and 2007 champion at Angus Glen, matched Petrovic at...
  • Henrik Stenson gets pumped up for European Tour championship

    Henrik Stenson gets pumped up for European Tour championship
    The 2014 European Tour's championship finale lacks some drama this week, with Rory McIlroy already clinching the season-long Race to Dubai title. So runner-up Henrik Stenson needs to find an alternate motivation. At the very least, the Swedish golfer...
  • Jordan Spieth runs away with Australian Open

    Jordan Spieth runs away with Australian Open
    SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA — Rising American talent Jordan Spieth shot the round of his life for an eight-under-par 63 as his rivals struggled in the Sydney wind to claim his second professional title by six strokes at the Australian Open on Sunday. The...
  • Golf opens clubhouse doors to women

    Golf opens clubhouse doors to women
    A historic vote just took place in Scotland, but not the one you're thinking of. With the referendum for Scottish independence underway, the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews has voted to admit female members for the first time in its 260-...