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Aaron Wise acknowledges applause on the 18th green after winning the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament in Dallas, Sunday, May 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
May 20, 2018 - 11:07 pm
DALLAS (AP) — Aaron Wise had to kick his mom out of his hotel room because she was too chatty during a four-hour rain delay before his best shot at a first PGA Tour victory. The 21-year-old rookie's caddie had to snap him back into the moment when Wise worried if he would get to finish the AT&T...
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Aaron Wise acknowledges applause from the gallery after sinking a putt for birdie on the fifth green during the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament in Dallas, Sunday, May 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
May 20, 2018 - 9:35 pm
DALLAS (AP) — Aaron Wise cruised to his first PGA Tour victory Sunday, shattering the AT&T Byron Nelson record at 23 under on a new course in a race to finish before nightfall after a four-hour rain delay. The 21-year-old rookie shot a 6-under 65 to beat Marc Leishman by three strokes as both...
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May 20, 2018 - 8:45 pm
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Ariya Jutanugarn arrived at Kingsmill Championship with no expectations, and it was a strategy that paid off handsomely. The 22-year-old Thai star birdied the second hole of a playoff Sunday to win the LPGA Tour event for the second time in three years. "I'm going to say I...
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May 20, 2018 - 7:50 pm
ANTWERP, Belgium (AP) — Adrian Otaegui has beaten Benjamin Hebert by two shots in the final of the Belgian Knockout to win his second European Tour title. The hybrid format opened with two rounds of stroke play on Thursday and Friday, before the leading 64 players competed in nine-hole knockout...
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Joe Durant tees off on the second hole during the final round of the Regions Tradition golf tournament, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Birmingham, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)
May 20, 2018 - 6:19 pm
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Miguel Angel Jimenez won the Regions Tradition on Sunday for his first senior major title, closing with a 2-under 70 for a three-stroke victory. Jimenez held or shared the lead after every round, taking a three-shot edge into the final round at Greystone Golf & Country...
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A lone fan stands along the course using an umbrella to shield himself from the rain during the rain-suspended final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Dallas, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
May 20, 2018 - 3:03 pm
DALLAS (AP) — The final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson has started after a four-hour rain delay. Hometown star Jordan Spieth, trailing co-leaders Marc Leishman and Aaron Wise by 10 shots, was in the first group off the first tee. Threesomes were going off both nines Sunday at the new Trinity...
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Aaron Wise, left, and Marc Leishman, right, of Australia, watch Wise's shot off the 18th tee during the third round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Dallas, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
May 19, 2018 - 7:46 pm
DALLAS (AP) — The wind finally blew on the new Trinity Forest course at the AT&T Byron Nelson. Aaron Wise wasn't rattled, not even by a bogey that dropped him into a tie for the lead on the final hole Saturday. Now the 21-year-old PGA Tour rookie is ready for another run at his first victory...
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May 19, 2018 - 6:01 pm
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Miguel Angel Jimenez shot a 6-under 66 on Saturday to take a three-stroke lead into the final round of the Regions Tradition. Jimenez birdied the final hole to reach 17-under 199 at Greystone Golf & Country Club, matching Gil Morgan's 54-hole Tradition record set in 1997...
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Austin Ernst hits to the ninth green during the second round of the LPGA Tour's Kingsmill Championship golf tournament in Williamsburg, Va., Friday, May 18, 2018. (John Sudbrink/The Daily Press via AP)
May 18, 2018 - 8:49 pm
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — In Gee Chun shot a 5-under 66 on Friday to take the lead in the suspended second round of the LPGA Tour's Kingsmill Championship. Three-quarters of an inch of rain fell overnight on Kingsmill Resort's River Course, delaying the start of play an hour. Storms developed again...
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Marc Leishman watches his tee shot on the first hole during the second round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament at Trinity Forest Golf Club in Dallas, Friday, May 18, 2018. (Jae S. Lee/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
May 18, 2018 - 8:24 pm
DALLAS (AP) — Wind or no, Marc Leishman likes his chances at the AT&T Byron Nelson after breaking the 36-hole record previously shared by Tiger Woods. Hometown star Jordan Spieth really wants it to blow. Leishman followed the best round of his PGA Tour career with a 5-under 66 at the new...
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