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Jul 24 - Jul 27

RBC Canadian Open

The Royal Montreal Golf Club, LLe Bizard, Canada

Purse: $5,700,000

Previous Winner: Brandt Snedeker

3 hrs ago | The Sand Trap

HBO Real Sports: The Downturn in the Golf Industry

Host Bryant Gumbel speaks with industry leaders, including Jack Nicklaus, the most decorated golfer of all time, about the state of the sport.


Related Topix: Jack Nicklaus, Golfers

Mon Jul 21, 2014

KGW-TV Portland

Almost every major sporting championship in 2014 has disappointed

Rory McIlroy's wire-to-wire win at the British Open continued a disturbing trend of major sporting events culminating with a drama-free final.


Related Topix: More Sports, Rory McIlroy, Golfers, PGA Golf, Tiger Woods, Sergio Garcia, Summer Olympic, Lionel Messi, Sports, Mikaela Shiffrin, Olympic Snowboarding, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports

Golf Tidbits: McIlroy overpowers Hoylake

Armed with a 6-stroke lead entering the final round, pundits wondered what Rory McIlroy's game plan would be on Sunday at the Open Championship.


Related Topix: More Sports, Rory McIlroy, Golfers, PGA Golf, Tiger Woods, Jack Nicklaus, Bob May

Rory vaults to No. 2 in world with Open win

Rory McIlroy won his third major title last weekend with a 2-shot victory at the Open Championship, and that saw him jump up to No.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf

Detroit News

NHL star Alex Ovechkin, tennis star Maria Kirilenko end engagement

Two months after golfer Rory McIlroy broke off his engagement to Danish tennis star Caroline Wozniacki, Russian tennis player Maria Kirilenko says she has called off her planned wedding to three-time NHL MVP Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals.


Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Tennis, Maria Kirilenko, Rory McIlroy, Golfers, Caroline Wozniacki

The News Tribune

The Open Championship Final Round News & Notes

Rickie Fowler is putting together one of the best major championship seasons a player could have without actually winning one of the big four.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golfers, Rickie Fowler, PGA Golf, Tiger Woods

The Winnipeg Free Press

McIlroy reveals his 2 secret words; Mickelson's Ryder Cup hopes

All week, he had talked about two secret words he used as his trigger for the shots he played.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Ryder Cup, British Open, Chris Wood, Golfers, Shane Lowry, Marc Leishman

LPGA Golf: Ko wins Marathon Classic with closing birdie

By RUSTY MILLER AP Sports Writer SYLVANIA - Now that she's officially a millionaire, Lydia Ko joked she'll have to keep a closer watch on where her paychecks go.


Related Topix: LPGA Golf, More Sports, Cristie Kerr, Golfers

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Rypien rallies to win American Century Championship

Mark Rypien went on a post-rain delay tear to beat out Jeremy Roenick and Annika Sorenstam and win the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament for the first time since he captured the inaugural title in 1990.


Related Topix: Golfers, Annika Sorenstam

Salisbury Journal

Scott focus now on Us Pga glory

World number one Adam Scott will redouble his efforts in an attempt to add to his one major title after coming up short at the Open Championship for the third successive year.


Related Topix: Adam Scott, Golfers, Rory McIlroy, Bubba Watson, Martin Kaymer

The Northern Echo

The Claret Jug is presented to each year's winner of The Open Championship

Well that concludes our live coverage of the Open Championship. It has been an absolutely fantastic tournament and we hope we have kept you up-to-date with all your Open needs.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Rory McIlroy, Golfers

Burnley Citizen

McIlroy hangs on to win Open

Rory McIlroy held off a spirited challenge from Ryder Cup team-mate Sergio Garcia to claim his third major title on a thrilling final day of the Open Championship at Royal Liverpool on Sunday.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf


Rory McIlroy wins British Open for 3rd major

Efforts to improve Detroit have not idled over the past year as the city put plans in place to restructure billions of dollars in debt during bankruptcy.


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Woods says Watson should pick him for Ryder Cup

His first major of the year, and second tournament since March 31 back surgery, wasn't much of an audition for U.S. captain Tom Watson.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Tiger Woods, Tom Watson, Martin Kaymer

The New Zealand Herald

Paul Lewis: Roll up, roll up for golf's Olympic-sized circus

While the field in the year's third golf major are soldiering up and down the fairways at Royal Liverpool this weekend, it's a fair bet the minds of, let's see, how many ... oh, yes ... none, will be on winning a gold medal at the 2016 Olympics.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Phil Mickelson, Jim Furyk, Golfers, Luke Donald, Jason Dufner, Ian Poulter

Sat Jul 19, 2014

O-R Online

Golf: Wheatcroft in contention at Boise Open

Steve Wheatcroft is two shots off the lead heading into the final round of the Boise Open.


Related Topix: More Sports, Steve Wheatcroft, Golfers, Steven Alker, Ryan Armour, Jon Mills

Merced Sun-Star

Roenick leads American Century Championship

Roenick has a two-day total of 48 points in the modified Stableford scoring system with Pfeifer in second at 44 and former NFL quarterback Mark Rypien next at 43 at the Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course.


Related Topix: LPGA Golf, More Sports, Golfers, Annika Sorenstam

Merced Sun-Star

Alker takes 54-hole lead at Boise Open

Alker's 20-under 193 total broke the tournament record by two strokes and put the 42-year old New Zealander in position for his second win this season.


Related Topix: Steven Alker, Golfers, Zack Sucher, Justin Thomas, Bill Lunde

The Winnipeg Free Press

Lee-Anne Pace shoots a 68 to catch Laura Diaz for top spot on Marathon Classic leaderboard

Lee-Anne Pace made a name for herself as an amateur in her native South Africa, then proved herself with eight wins on the Ladies European Tour.


Related Topix: LPGA Golf, More Sports

Top seed Wozniacki vs No 2 Vinci in Istanbul final

Two months after the end of their engagement, Caroline Wozniacki could join former fiance Rory McIlroy in becoming a champion on Sunday.


Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Caroline Wozniacki, Tennis, Rory McIlroy, Golfers, Roberta Vinci, Kristina Mladenovic