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Last year: Jason Dufner, who lost a four-shot lead with four holes to play in the 2011 PGA Championship, atoned for that collapse by closing with a 68 for a two-shot victory over Jim Furyk.
Blayne Barber was one of five players to card a 7-under 63 on Thursday and claim a share of the Stonebrae Championship lead before play was suspended by darkness.
Nick Watney had a bogey-free first round and he holds a 2-point lead using the Modified Stableford scoring system at the Barracuda Championship.
Faxon worked briefly for NBC Sports and most recently for Golf Channel. He will serve as the lead studio analyst and a hole announcer for Fox, which has signed a 12-year deal to broadcast the U.S. Open and other USGA events starting next year.
Woods bounced back with birdies all three times that he made mistakes, opening with a 2-under 68 on a soft, gentle day for scoring at Firestone.
Dustin Johnson tees off on the 13th hole during the first round of the Canadian Open at on July 24, 2014.
In a statement Thursday from his agent at Hambric Sports Management, the 30-year-old Johnson said his leave of absence was effective immediately.
Wozniacki plans to play a full tournament schedule this fall while fitting in time to train for the New York City Marathon.
Listen up, comedy lovers, Chris Tucker has a message when he rolls into a town near you: 'You ain't got no job and got nothing to do, so come out!' The actor/comedian, best known for roles in comedies like 'Friday' and 'Rush Hour,' is bringing his new stand-up comedy show, the Payback Tour, running now through Aug. 23 , plus a charity golf ... (more)
But considering the explosion of statistical analysis in professional golf, the regularity of McIlroy's woeful second rounds was first-grade stuff.
For the criticisms it can get as an elitist sport, golf also raises a tremendous amount of money for charitable causes in the U.S. each year.
You'd never be able to tell it from his neon-colored clothing, formerly long hair and the fact that he turned pro at just 21 years old - but Rickie Fowler is not your average golfer.
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Defending champ Gary Woodland is playing in the World Golf Championship event in Ohio that attracts the world's best.
HARRY Ellis has taken the first step towards regaining his English Amateur crown after making it through to the matchplay knockout at Saunton, which gets under way this morning.
Tiger Woods is set to make his fifth appearance in the Notah Begay III Foundation Challenge -- between the first two events of the FedEx Cup playoffs -- as will Jason Dufner, Jimmy Walker, Angel Cabrera and others.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 07:57 am
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