News for Saturday, December 7, 2013
Going small: Titleist's Martens wins Long Drive at Industry Cup
Titleist's Grant Martens, all of 150 pounds, won the Long Drive competition at the Industry Cup at Oak Creek GC in Irvine, Calif.
Tee times, pairings: World Challenge, final round
Here are the tee times and pairings for Saturday's final round of the Northwestern Mutual World Challenge at Sherwood Country Club in Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Tiger Woods endures wind, still leads at World Challenge
A day after Tiger Woods shredded Sherwood Country Club for a course-record-tying 10-under 62, red numbers were hard to find Saturday at the Northwestern Mutual World Challenge. But Woods still leads after three rounds.
Phatlum edges Lewis to win Dubai Ladies Masters
Thailand's Pornanong Phatlum rallied to win the Dubai Ladies Masters on Saturday, hitting a 54-degree wedge to 2 feet on the par-5 final hole for a birdie and a one-stroke victory over American Stacy Lewis.
Despite fatigue, Jaye Marie Green remains steady at LPGA Q-School
For Jaye Marie Green, cue the Groundhog Day references. Seventy-two holes in at the final stage of LPGA Qualifying School, Green has a nine-shot lead. Thus, the fatigue is more in the monotony than the stress.
Tiger Tracker: World Challenge, third round
It wasn't the 10-under performance that we saw on Friday, but Tiger Woods did enough to keep his lead Saturday at the World Challenge.
VIDEO: Crazy golf shot off of fence post
Here's a candidate for golf shot of the year, courtesy of amateur Matt Wheatcroft at the British Par-3 Championship.
Jamie Donaldson keeps 3-shot lead at Nedbank Challenge
Jamie Donaldson of Wales held onto his three-shot lead through the third round of the Nedbank Golf Challenge at Sun City.
Stuart Manley takes third-round lead at Hong Kong Open
Stuart Manley of Wales put himself in position for a first European Tour title by shooting a 4-under 66 Saturday to take a one-shot lead into the final round at the Hong Kong Open.
Scotland's Heather Stirling chases dream with renewed purpose
For many professional golfers, December is more of a money grab playing in limited field events for millions. For Heather Stirling, golf this month has nothing to do with millions but a chance to relive a dream she has held since childhood.