U.S. Open Women's Golf Championships

February 20, 2018 - 9:18 am
PGA TOUR HONDA CLASSIC Site: Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Course: PGA National. Yardage: 7,110. Par: 70. Purse: $6.6 million. Winner's share: $1,188,000. Television: Thursday-Friday, 2-6 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday-Sunday, 1-2:45 p.m. (Golf Channel); 3-6 p.m. (CBS Sports). Defending champion: Rickie...
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FILE - In this April 6, 2016, file photo, Nick Faldo watches his tee shot on the sixth hole during the par three competition at the Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Ga. Faldo wanted his "Faldo Series" to have a global reach, and he thought he achieved that in 2017 when he took four juniors from his program to South Africa to play against four juniors from the Ernie Els & Fancourt Foundation. Turns out that was just the start. One year later, he is in the final stages of the "Major Champions Invitational," which will have close to 20 teams represented by major champions. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)
January 30, 2018 - 6:51 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Nick Faldo wanted his "Faldo Series" to have a global reach, and he thought he achieved that last year when he took four juniors from his program to South Africa to play against four juniors from the Ernie Els & Fancourt Foundation. Turns out that was just the start. One year...
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LPGA Tour pro Ariya Jutanugarn is embraced by her sister and fellow pro Moriya Jutanugarn after sinking a birdie putt on the eighteenth hole to claim outright victory during the final round of the CME Group Tour Championship at Tiburón Golf Club Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017 in Naples, Fla. Jutanugarn won the tournament with a score of fifteen-under par. (Luke Franke/Naples Daily News via AP)
November 19, 2017 - 6:37 pm
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Lexi Thompson never had a putt so short that was potentially worth so much. She had a one-shot lead when she settled over a 2-foot par putt on the final hole Sunday at the CME Group Tour Championship. A victory would be worth $500,000 in prize money and $1 million in a bonus...
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November 19, 2017 - 6:31 am
T25 COLLEGE FOOTBALL-SCHEDULE No. 5 Wisconsin wins slugfest against No. 19 Michigan UNDATED (AP) — No. 5 Wisconsin was the only member of the AP's top-10 to take on a ranked team Saturday. The Badgers passed the test and stayed unbeaten while fortifying its case for a spot in the College Football...
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Michelle Wie putts on the 18th hole during the third round of the CME Group Tour Championship golf tournament at Tiburon Golf Club, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017 in Naples, Fla. (Luke Franke/Naples Daily News via AP)
November 18, 2017 - 5:12 pm
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Sung Hyun Park was in the palmetto bushes, near the base of the tree, in the bunkers and going nowhere in the CME Group Tour Championship. Perhaps most surprising at the end of the day was that Park was no longer in the lead. What looked to be a victory lap for the 24-year-old...
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LPGA golfers, from left, Sung Hyun Park, So Yeon Ryu, Lexi Thompson, Shanshan Feng and Brooke Henderson pose before a glass case, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, reflecting the $1 million cash bonus up for grabs this week at the CME Group Tour Championship golf tournament at Tiburon Golf Club in Naples, Fla. (AP Photo/Doug Ferguson)
November 14, 2017 - 6:29 pm
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Even with five of the biggest prizes still up for grabs at the final LPGA Tour event of the year, So Yeon Ryu has set an ambitious goal. "I want to be a rock star for the future," Ryu said. Her smile and infectious laugh kept it all in context Tuesday. The LPGA Tour has no...
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November 08, 2017 - 7:44 pm
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — R.J. Harper, who rose from a golf course marshal at Pebble Beach to head of golf operations at America's iconic golf resort, has died of pancreatic cancer. He was 61. Pebble Beach Company says Harper died Wednesday after a 14-month battle with cancer. Harper, who played...
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Children wave U.S. and Chinese flags as President Donald Trump arrives at Beijing Airport, Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, in Beijing, China. Trump is on a five country trip through Asia traveling to Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
November 08, 2017 - 2:57 am
BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's trip to Asia (all times local): 3:50 p.m. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng) are having tea at the start of the U.S. president's visit to China. The Forbidden City, an ancient imperial complex in the heart...
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Winner Justin Thomas of the United States poses with his trophy after winning the CJ Cup golf tournament at Nine Bridges on Jeju Island, South Korea, Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. (Park Ji-ho/Yonhap via AP)
October 24, 2017 - 11:16 am
SHANGHAI (AP) — The fall schedule didn't work out the way Matt Kuchar imagined. Kuchar signed up for three straight tournaments overseas, starting with a working vacation with his family in Japan for the Bridgestone Open, followed by the HSBC Champions and then the Turkish Airlines Open. He made it...
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October 24, 2017 - 9:25 am
INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF PGA TOURS WORLD GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS-HSBC CHAMPIONS Site: Shanghai. Course: Sheshan International GC. Yardage: 7,266. Par: 72. Purse: $9.75 million (Winner's share: $1.66 million). Television: Wednesday-Thursday, 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. (Golf Channel); Friday-Saturday, 11 p.m...
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