News for Sunday, December 12, 2010


News 2010 December 12


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Senior tops Ogilvy in Australian PGA playoff

Australia’s Peter Senior won the rain-delayed Australian PGA on Monday, beating Geoff Ogilvy with a par on the second hole of a playoff to become the oldest player to win a major professional tournament in Australia.

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Vegas cruises to victory in Argentina; PGA Tour awaits

Jhonattan Vegas of Venezuela, who is quickly demonstrating his promise as a professional, provided further evidence Dec. 12 with a runaway victory at the 105th Visa Open Argentina presented by Bridgestone.

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Song wins LPGA Q-School; teen Korda 2nd

Song medals at Q-School

Former teen prodigy Aree Song won the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament on Sunday, while Jessica Korda, 17, finished second.

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'Big Break' star Sara Brown earns LPGA card

says former 'Big Break' star Sara Brown held on to earn her LPGA tour card.

Julie Williams says that former Big Break star Sara Brown sweats out receiving her Tour card.

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Senior tops Ogilvy in Aussie PGA playoff

Australia’s Peter Senior won the rain-delayed Australian PGA on Monday, beating Geoff Ogilvy with a par on the second hole of a playoff.

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Averyhardt makes history, earns LPGA status

1st African-American since '01

Shasta Averyhardt: She tied for 22nd at LPGA Q-School to become only the fourth black player to earn LPGA membership.

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Tinning closes out career with LET win in Dubai

Iben Tinning of Denmark ended her career with a victory at the Dubai Ladies Masters on Saturday, clinching the win with a birdie on the last hole to hold off Sweden’s Anna Nordqvist by two shots.

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Johnson-Poulter shoot 59 for Shootout title

Johnson-Poulter win Shootout

Dustin Johnson and Ian Poulter won the Shark Shootout Sunday, shooting 13-under 59 to beat Darren Clarke and Graeme McDowell by two shots.

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LET’s success proves doubters wrong

The European Tour has garnered many headlines this season, and rightfully so. Very little has been written about the Ladies European Tour, but the LET is a success story in its own right.

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Happy New Year!

There’s nothing quite like getting a head start on the New Year. Just ask Pablo Martin. With 19 days still left in 2010, the Spaniard defended his title at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, which rings in the start of the European Tour’s 2011 season.

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Martin defends Euro title at Dunhill Links

Pablo Martin has successfully defended his Alfred Dunhill Championship title, shooting a 2-under 70 for a two-shot victory Sunday.

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Jaidee nabs record 13th Asian Tour win at Cambodian Open

Thongchai Jaidee underscored his status as one of the giants of the Asian Tour with a record-breaking victory Dec. 12 in the Johnnie Walker Cambodian Open.

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Rain forces Monday finish at Aussie PGA

The final round of the Australian PGA Championship was postponed until Monday because of heavy rain, with Peter Senior holding a one-stroke lead after nine holes.