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  1. St. Jude Classic takes final turn as PGA tuneup for US OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | USA Today

    ... Quality won't be a problem next year. That's when this event sponsored by FedEx replaces the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational and becomes the World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational. For now, Johnson said he likes how he is hitting the ...

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  2. St. Jude Classic takes final turn as PGA tuneup for US OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Quality won't be a problem next year. That's when this event sponsored by FedEx replaces the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational and becomes the World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational. For now, Johnson said he likes how he is hitting the ...

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  3. Jack Nicklaus: New schedule will help Memorial TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... positive for Muirfield Village comes at the expense of Firestone Country Club, which hosts the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in Akron. Firestone is losing the tournament to Memphis, which makes the Memorial the only PGA Tour event in Ohio. The ...

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  4. Rory McIlroy looks to get motoring in BMW Pga ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Sunday Herald

    Fame and fortune can be a heavy burden to bear at times. Not that this correspondent would know.

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  5. Rory aims for Wentworth 'spark'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Sky Sports

    ... his tally of majors with wins at The Open and the PGA Championship, while he also claimed the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in between. Although he missed out on the FedExCup title, he did top the PGA Tour Money list before being crowned European No ...

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  6. Rory McIlroy: Former champion seeks to spark season with PGA winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Newsday

    Rory McIlroy hopes a second win in the PGA Championship can inspire him to repeat the best season of his career. The world number eight's victory at Wentworth in 2014 was followed by consecutive wins in the Open, WGC-Bridgestone Invitational and US PGA.

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  7. BMW Pga: Wentworth contendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Sky Sports

    Rory McIlroy goes in search of a second BMW PGA Championship success this week and will not need reminding of how important victory here in 2014 was in his career. The Northern Irishman produced a brilliant back-nine to deny Shane Lowry and co four years ago and went on to enjoy a golden summer, winning The Open, the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational and the US PGA in arguably the most destructive spell of his career.

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  8. Memphis gains from addition of WGC-FedEx St. Jude InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2018 | Cleveland.com

    ... most tournament wins at Bay Hill. The change also means the $27 million raised since 1984 by WGC-Bridgestone Invitational for the Northern Ohio Golf Charities Foundation will certainly take a hit, based on the difference in the size of crowds drawn ...

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  9. WGC-Bridgestone Invitational will leave Firestone in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | Cleveland.com

    As expected, the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational will move to Memphis in 2019 after one final stop at Firestone Country Club in Akron this summer. The move was announced today at a news conference Thursday morning at Firestone by PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan, who also announced that the Bridgestone Senior Players tournament will be held at Firestone in 2019 from July 8-14.

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  10. Akron event getting dropped from PGA scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | Salem News

    A pair of press conferences are scheduled today to announce the World Golf Championships' Bridgestone Invitational will be moving from Akron to Memphis, Tennessee, in 2019. PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan and WGC-Bridgestone Invitational Executive Director Don Padgett III are scheduled to be at a news conference at 9 a.m. at the Firestone Country Club to make the announcement.

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  11. Report: WGC-Bridgestone Invitational headed to Memphis in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Cleveland.com

    The WGC-Bridgestone Invitational is headed to Memphis, Tenn., in 2019, according to a report from the Memphis Commercial Appeal on Monday, April 9. The paper/website stated that a news conference is scheduled for Thursday in the Memphis area. PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan and 2017 PGA Championship winner Justin Thomas are among those expected to be at the news conference.

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  12. PGA Tour 2018: WGC-Bridgestone Invitational's future to be clarified April 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | Cleveland.com

    PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan and WGC-Bridgestone Invitational Executive Director Don Padgett III will hold a news conference April 12 to discuss the "future of professional golf at Firestone Country Club.' ' The news conference will be held at the Firestone Country Club clubhouse in Akron.

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  13. Excitement builds over Tiger's return to Masters fieldAFPRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | Yahoo!

    Anticipation built Sunday around Augusta National for Tiger Woods returning to the Masters, ticket scalpers already offering prized passes to the unfolding drama at the year's first major golf tournament. Players traveled Magnolia Lane to the clubhouse on the eve of Monday's first official pratice session for the 82nd Masters, where 14-time major winner Woods will try for a fifth green jacket after his fourth back operation.

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  14. Tiger Woods ahead of Masters: I'm starting to put the pieces togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    Anticipation built on Sunday around Augusta National for Tiger Woods returning to the Masters, ticket scalpers already offering prized passes to the unfolding drama at the year's first major golf tournament. Players travelled Magnolia Lane to the clubhouse on the eve of Monday's first official practice session for the 82nd Masters, where 14-time major winner Woods will try for a fifth Green Jacket after his fourth back operation.

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  15. Tiger Woods roars back - can he win the Masters?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | The First Post

    ... been disappointing for the former world No. 1, who was looking for his first win since the 2013 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, but his involvement in the final hole drama brought huge excitement to golf and the sport's fans. The BBC's Iain Carter ...

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  16. Tiger Ties for 2nd at Valspar ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    ... a tournament as he has in a long time. This performance is his best since his win at the 2013 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational. Tiger, just one stroke short of the tournament winner, came up just a few feet short on his final round. In position to force ...

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  17. PGA Senior Players Championship set to replace Bridgestone...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Ohio.com

    Tiger Woods clutches the Gary Player Cup after capturing his 8th win of the World Golf Championships Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club, on August 4, 2013, in Akron. Sergio Garcia hits his tee shot on the 16th hole during second round play in the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club on August 1, 2014, in Akron.

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  18. PGA Senior Players Championship to replace Bridgestone Invitational, according to John FeinsteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Cleveland.com

    The WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Akron's Firestone Country Club will be replaced by the PGA Senior Players Championship in 2019, according to renowned golf writer John Feinstein. Feinstein tweeted Monday afternoon: "Being told that Akron -- Firestone -- will get PGA Senior Players in 2019 after Bridgestone pulls out following this year's tournament.'

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  19. Tiger Woods squanders opportunity to go low Saturday at Honda ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | Door Reminder

    ... some good stuff." He'll need some good stuff Sunday if he's to get his first win since the 2013 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational. In 2012, Woods closed with a 62 but Rory McIlroy held on for a two-shot win as Woods finished in a tie for second. "First ...

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  20. Tiger Woods commits to play the Honda Classic, teeing it up in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Golf World

    ... which the 42-year-old, who owns 79 career PGA Tour titles, the last of which came at the 2013 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, will have teed it up in 2018. may earn a portion of sales from products that are purchased through our site as part of our ...

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