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UPCOMING

Jul 10 - Jul 13

John Deere Classic

TPC Deere Run, Silvis, IL

Purse: $4,700,000

Previous Winner: Jordan Spieth

1 hr ago | Sunherald.com

British Open player capsules

He had a slow start in 2014, though he is rounding into form with top 10s in five of his last six tournaments.

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2 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

British Open, Facts & Figures

Last year: Phil Mickelson delivered one of the best closing rounds in major championship history at Muirfield.

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Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Phil Mickelson, Golfers, Henrik Stenson, Tom Watson, Roberto De Vicenzo, Peter Thomson

2 hrs ago | Bradenton.com

Spieth not frazzled by fast rise in golf

Three days into the new year, Spieth was getting ready to play a practice round at Kapalua when he walked into a conversation about Oklahoma's upset win over Alabama in the Sugar Bowl.

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Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Phil Mickelson, Golfers, Fred Couples, Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy

3 hrs ago | National Public Radio

2nd-Round Jinx Strikes McIlroy Again In Scotland

The second-round jinx that has afflicted Rory McIlroy this season struck once again at the Scottish Open on Friday when he followed up a course-record 64 with a 7-over 78 that left him just above the cut mark.

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Related Topix: Golfers, Rory McIlroy

6 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

Recari, Ryu share lead at Royal Birkdale

The solar panels that Idaho inventor Scott Brusaw has built aren't meant for rooftops.

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Related Topix: More Sports, U.S. Women's Open

10 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

Golf: Georgia lands an eagle to stay on course to make cut at Open

TWO superb closing holes saw Georgia Hall recover from a rocky start and play herself into contention to make the cut at the Women's British Open.

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15 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Gonzales leads by 3 in Utah

Andres Gonzales fired a 9-under 62 on Thursday and grabbed a 3-stroke lead after the opening round of the Utah Championship.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Northern Michigan News

Montgomerie leads after first day of Senior Open

After 18 holes, Montgomerie may well have seized that position himself with a 6-under 65 to lead at the end of Thursday at Oak Tree National.

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Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Golfers, Marco Dawson, Mark Brooks, Scott Dunlap

Lexington Herald-Leader

Three-way tie for lead in John Deere Classic

He heard not only his name, but, for the first time, the phrase "defending champion."

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Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Zach Johnson, Rory Sabbatini, Golfers, Brian Harman, David Hearn

Newark Advocate

17-year-old builds lead to 3 strokes at Ohio Am

The Mariemont senior-to-be is striving to become the second-youngest winner in the 108 years of the Ohio Amateur.

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Related Topix: Arnold Palmer, Golfers

NewsOK.com

Azinger: Swing changes making Woods worse

Azinger said Thursday on a conference call for ESPN that Woods has made major changes to his swing in a quest to improve.

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NewsOK.com

Uehara's 68 leads Women's British Open; Wie has 75

Ayako Uehara of Japan felt confident with the putter and played in the best weather Royal Birkdale has to offer.

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Related Topix: Michelle Wie, Golfers, Cristie Kerr, Stacy Lewis, Morgan Pressel, Amy Yang

Canada.com

Rory McIlroy shoots 7-under 64, leads Scottish Open midway through first round

Rory McIlroy rolled in six birdies in seven holes around the turn to shoot a 7-under 64 and take a one-stroke lead midway through a low-scoring first round of the Scottish Open on Thursday.

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BBC News

Two men treated after tenement blaze

Two men have been treated for the effects of smoke inhalation after fire broke out at a flat in Glasgow.

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Related Topix: Rory McIlroy, Golfers

The Northern Echo

TWO big name European golfers are set to play at Rockliffe Hall in Hurworth next month.

Sam Torrance and Costantino Rocca have confirmed their intention to play in the European Senior Tour English Senior Open being held at Rockliffe on August 22-24, with a pro-am tournament being held on the Thursday.

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Related Topix: Sam Torrance, Golfers, Steen Tinning, Paul Wesselingh

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Bradenton.com

Golf | Tampa's David Branshaw erases four-shot deficit with back-nine ...

Consequently, Branshaw turned a four-shot deficit on the turn into a two-shot victory in Wednesday's final round of the West Florida Golf Tour's Summer Series event at Waterlefe Golf & River Club.

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Related Topix: David Branshaw, Golfers

The Washington Post

Langer favored heading into Senior Open

The 56-year-old has three victories this season and won the most recent event, the Senior Players Championship.

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Graham Leader

Spieth returns to site of PGA Tour breakthrough

Jordan Spieth's remarkable rise through the PGA rankings began with a spectacular bunker save at last year's John Deere Classic.

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Related Topix: More Sports, U.S. Open, John Deere Classic, British Open, PGA Golf, Zach Johnson, Golfers, Steve Stricker

WRIC-TV Richmond

Golfer Wie goes for encore at Royal Birkdale

As much as Michelle Wie prefers to look forward, this is one week when it's tempting to get caught up in the past.

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Related Topix: More Sports, Michelle Wie, Golfers, Kraft Nabisco Championship, LPGA Golf, Stacy Lewis

Bellingham Herald

Mickelson seeks links prep at Scottish Open

So perhaps it's no surprise that trend has lured many top players to the northern tip of Scotland, not just for a tilt at the $850,000 top prize but also for some practice of the type of shots that will be required at the year's third major at Hoylake.

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Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Phil Mickelson, Darren Clarke, Golfers, Rory McIlroy, Luke Donald, Justin Rose

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