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Golf could really use some more rivalries

Rory McIlroy and Dustin Johnson are in the Abu Dhabi field this week, an early-season showdown that fosters hope that this might be the year for a rivalry.




Hahn rallies to win Sony Open

Patton Kizzire outlasted James Hahn in six extra holes to win the Sony Open to become the first multiple winner on the PGA Tour this season. Kizzire, who won the OHL Classic in Mexico last fall, closed with a 2-under 68. That turned out to be the easy part. James Hahn shot 62 in the final round Sunday and got into a playoff with Kizzire at 17-under 263. They matched two pars and two birdies on the par-5 18th. They matched pars when they went to the par-3 17th. It ended on the par 3 along the Pacific Ocean when Hahn putted from right of the green to about 8 feet, and his par putt caught the lip.




How’d Blake Bortles Do, Twitter Edition: Special Blake Bortles Edition

On Sunday, Blake Bortles and the Jacksonville Jaguars rolled into Heinz Field as a 7-point underdog against the Pittsburgh Steelers. This was despite the fact the Jags had already stomped them 30-9 in that same stadium earlier this season. Still, no one




Sony Open: Patton Kizzire wins after six play-off holes

American Patton Kizzire came through a "marathon" six-hole play-off to win the Sony Open in Hawaii. The 31-year-old beat James Hahn to claim his second US PGA Tour title of the season. Hahn was in the clubhouse at 17 under after hitting a final round of 62, before Kizzire closed with 68. Kizzire, who becomes the tour's first two-time winner in 2017-18, sealed the victory at the par-three 17th. "It was kind of a marathon play-off," Kizzire said. "I was hoping I could make an eagle on the first hole and end it quickly but I'll take it any way I can get it."




Tiger Woods Plays with Former President Barack Obama

Tim Rosaforte reports on a round played at The Floridian with Tiger Woods, former President Barack Obama, and Claude Harmon.





Dustin Johnson: World number one says there is no need to limit golf ball flight

World number one Dustin Johnson says there is no need to limit how far golf balls fly because nobody "is making the game too easy".




Kizzire wins in Hawaii after tense six-hole play-off

American Patton Kizzire comes through a 'marathon' six play-off holes to win his second US PGA Tour title in Hawaii.




'I can't thank her enough' - wife caddies for Paisley in maiden Tour win

England's Chris Paisley enlists his wife as caddie - then claims the first European Tour win of his career at the South African Open.




EurAsia Cup: Europe beat Asia 14-10 to retain trophy

Europe win eight of Sunday's 12 singles matches to beat Asia 14-10 and retain the EurAsia trophy in Malaysia.




'If it's my time, it's my time' - world number four Thomas reacts to Hawaii missile alert

An erroneous alert, warning of an imminent ballistic missile strike, caused panic and fear at the Hawaii Open before the mistake was acknowledged.





Stenson aiming to be first to win FedEx Cup Race to Dubai in same year despite wrist injury


Swedish golf ace Henrik Stenson is reportedly aiming to become the first player to win the FedEx Cup and Race to Dubai in the same year despite a wrist injury. Stenson, who earned 6.3 million pounds by winning America's end-of-season event, leads the European Tour going into Dubai's DP World Tour Championship finale. According to the BBC, despite injuring his wrist before the first of the four ...




Indian golfer Shiv Kapur aiming for success at 103rd South African Open Championship


Indian professional golfer Shiv Kapur is reportedly aiming for success at the 103rd South African Open Championship, the world's second oldest Open title, at the Glendower Golf Club in Johannesburg from 21-24 November. The rising Indian star will line up alongside a stellar cast of world stars in the opening event on the 2014 European Tour schedule, including Charl Schwartzel, Retief Goosen, ...




Management issues distracting McIlroy


Northern Irish golfer Rory McIlroy has said that countless hours spent with lawyers this year have been a distraction as he heads into this week's World Tour Championships in Dubai. According to the BBC, McIlroy is still seeking his first win of 2013. Last month, McIlroy began legal action in the Republic of Ireland against the Dublin-based Horizon Sports in a dispute over management fees ...




Cheyenne Woods Heir to Woods Golf Throne


Tiger Woods ‘ neice and, by the looks of it, possible heir to the golf throne. The 23-year-old daughter of Tiger’s older half-brother, Earl Woods, Jr., has played three LPGA events this year, and has yet to collect any money, but she shouldn’t be discouraged. She obviously has what it takes to make it in the world of ...




Stenson stalks Dubai leader


Spain's Alejandro Canizares grabbed a one-shot lead after the first round of the DP World Tour Championship, but Race To Dubai leader Henrik Stenson lies just two back as he looks to add that to his FedEx Cup crown.Canizares completed a six-under-par 66 at Jumeirah Golf Estates that proved enough to hold the first round lead, with Thailand's Kiradech Aphibarnrat and Australian Marcus ...





McIlroy’s real problem with the Olympics

RORY McIlroy originally claimed the Zika virus was behind his decision to snub the Rio Olympics but he’s now revealed another — more personal — reason.




Rory McIlroy reveals what life’s like for Tiger

RORY McIlroy has become a trusted confidant of Tiger Woods — these are his insights into the far from enjoyable life of the world’s most famous golfer.




Positive signs in rusty comeback for Day

WORLD No.1 Jason Day expects a two-week training camp in the Californian desert to restore the razor-like sharpness to his golf game for the big 2017 season ahead.




Day in the mix at Tournament of Champions in

JASON Day has shaken off a mixed second round with the putter to keep himself in the mix at the Tournament of Champions in Maui.




Aussie ‘battlers’ relishing golfing good life

THE winners-only Tournament of Champions field at Kapalua features four Australians, which is not unusual, it’s who they are.




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