News for Sunday, December 11, 2011
PGA Champion Keegan Bradley and Brendan Steele shot a 13-under 59 in scramble play Sunday to become the first PGA Tour rookies to win the Franklin Templeton Shootout.
Perfect ending to '11 season
Alistair Tait: From Luke Donald's world dominance to Rory McIlroy's rockstar status to Alvaro Quiros' season-ending win to Sergio Garcia's resurgence, the European Tour ends the year with very little to complain about.
Ron Carter of Monticello, Ind., fired a final-round, 2-under 70 to win the 15th annual the Dixie Amateur Seniors Division tournament, clearing Bob Stephens of Indianapolis, Ind., by one stroke at the Heron Bay Golf Club in Coral Springs, Fla.
Rory McIlroy says he is pulling out of next week's Thailand Golf Championship as he continues to recover from the lingering effects of dengue fever.
Donald wins money titles
Alvaro Quiros won the Dubai World Championship in dramatic fashion on Sunday - with an eagle - but was overshadowed by the third-place finisher: Luke Donald, who wrapped up two money titles.
The European Tour says it has agreed to keep the final event of the Race To Dubai in the city for three years and increase the prize money by $500,000 to $8 million.