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U.S. wins dramatic Presidents Cup

U.S. wins dramatic Presidents Cup, 15.5-14.5

The United States captures a captivating 2015 Presidents Cup 15.5-14.5 at the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea in Incheon, South Korea.

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Internationals face uphill battle with shaky Sunday singles lineup

Internationals face uphill battle with shaky Sunday singles lineup

The Internationals face an uphill battle to win the 2015 Presidents Cup over the U.S. with shaky singles lineup on Sunday at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club in Incheon, South Korea.

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U.S. clings to one-point Presidents Cup lead heading into Sunday singles

U.S. clings to one-point Presidents Cup lead heading into Sunday singles

The U.S. clings to one-point Presidents Cup lead heading into Sunday singles as the Americans are up 9.5-8.5 on the Internationals at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club in Incheon, South Korea.

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Presidents Cup to return to Australia in 2019; Royal Melbourne likely site

Presidents Cup to return to Australia in 2019; Royal Melbourne likely site

The Presidents Cup will return in 2019 to Australia and likely Royal Melbourne Golf Club, host of the 1998 and 2011 Presidents Cups.

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Spieth's clutch putting keeps Americans in lead at Presidents Cup

Jordan Spieth's clutch putting keeps Americans in lead at Presidents Cup

American Jordan Spieth's clutch putting keeps the U.S. in the lead by a point at the Presidents Cup at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea in Incheon, South Korea.

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Miceli: Plenty of shared blame in Mickelson ball fiasco

Miceli: Plenty of shared blame in Phil Mickelson one-ball-condition fiasco

Alex Miceli says there are plenty of parties to blame in the Phil Mickelson one-ball-condition fiasco at the Presidents Cup at the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club in Incheon, South Korea.

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Presidents Cup momentum lies with Internationals entering crucial Day 3

Presidents Cup momentum lies with Internationals entering crucial Day 3

The 2015 Presidents Cup Day Two saw the International Team come within a point of the defending champion Americans in South Korea, with a crucial Saturday foursomes and four-ball session still to come.

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Wild Presidents Cup match ends in halve with Mickelson, Day in mix

Wild 2015 Presidents Cup match ends in halve with Phil Mickelson, Jason Day in mix

PGA Tour golfers Jason Day and Adam Scott halved a 2015 Presidents Cup math with Phil Mickelson and Zach Johnson in a wild match that included a rules infraction and a bunker hole out.

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Mickelson ball gaffe loses team same hole twice

Phil Mickelson ball gaffe loses U.S. team same hole twice at 2015 Presidents Cup

Phil Mickelson ball gaffe allows his team (Mickelson/Zach Johnson) to lose the same hole twice against Adam Scott/Jason Day at the Presidents Cup in Incheon, South Korea.

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Americans dominate foursomes, roll to 4-1 lead in Presidents Cup

Americans dominate foursomes, roll to 4-1 lead in Presidents Cup

The U.S. opened up a 4-1 lead after the opening foursomes session of the 2015 Presidents Cup Thursday at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea in Incheon, South Korea.

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Long hitters Watson, Holmes use short games to win opening Presidents Cup match

Long hitters Bubba Watson, J.B. Holmes use short games to win opening Presidents Cup match

American long hitters Bubba Watson and J.B. Holmes used their short games to defeat Adam Scott and Hideki Matsuyama in Thursday's opening foursomes match at the Presidents Cup.

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PGA Tour not worried about Olympic budget cuts affecting experience in Rio

PGA Tour not worried about budget cuts affecting experience for 2016 Olympics in Rio

The PGA Tour is not concerned about budget cuts affecting golf's return to the Olympics next year in Rio de Janeiro.

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Former Asia-Pacific Amateur champ Murdaca turns pro, signs with ISM

Former Asia-Pacific Amateur champ Antonio Murdaca turns pro, signs with ISM

Former Asia-Pacific Amateur champion Antonio Murdaca turned professional and will play in his first event as a professional next week at the PGA Tour of Australasia’s Fiji International.

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Presidents Cup pairings, tee times: Thursday foursomes

2015 Presidents Cup pairings, match tee times: Thursday foursomes

2015 Presidents Cup pairings and match tee times for Thursday foursomes in South Korea with Jordan Spieth teaming up with Dustin Johnson.

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Presidents Cup captains to face tough choices with new format

Presidents Cup captains to face tough choices with new format

The 2015 Presidents Cup USA captain Jay Haas and International captain Nick Price will face tough lineup decisions with format changes for match in South Korea.

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Adam Scott hires new caddie in season of change

PGA Tour golfer Adam Scott hires David Clarke as caddie in season of change

PGA Tour golfer Adam Scott hires David Clarke as caddie ahead of 2015 Presidents Cup in season of change that includes new putter.

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Arkansas’ Echavarria, Moore return to team after voyeurism case

Arkansas men's golfers Nicolas Echavarria, Taylor Moore return to team after voyeurism case

Arkansas college golfers Nicolas Echavarria and Taylor Moore, are back in good standing with the Razorbacks after having been suspended from the team last spring in the wake of felony arrests for video voyeurism.

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Sam Horsfield cites visa concerns as reason for Walker Cup absence

Sam Horsfield cites visa concerns as reason for 2015 Walker Cup absence

Men's college golfer Sam Horsfield cites visa concerns between England and the United States as reason for withdrawing from the GB&I team before the 2015 Walker Cup.

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Florida State fights back for Olympia Fields/Illini title, McNealy secures win

Florida State fights back for 2015 Olympia Fields/Fighting Illini Invitational title, Maverick McNealy secures win

Florida State Seminoles men's golf overtook Stanford and won the Olympia Fields Country Club/Illini Invitational by three strokes Sunday at Olympia Fields (Ill.) Country Club, as Maverick McNealy won the individual title.

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Jason Day hits cruise control at BMW Championship and expands lead to six strokes

Jason Day hits cruise control at 2015 BMW Championship and expands lead to six strokes

Australian Jason Day hits cruise control at the 2015 BMW Championship at Conway Farms in Lake Forest, Illinois and expands his lead at the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup playoffs event to six strokes.

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Oosthuizen dejected after South Africa's stunning Rugby World Cup loss

Louis Oosthuizen dejected after South Africa's stunning 2015 Rugby World Cup loss to Japan

Louis Oosthuizen was dejected following a third-round 68 at the PGA Tour's BMW Championship at Conway Farms in Lake Forest, Ill. due to South Africa's Springboks stunning 2015 Rugby World Cup loss to Japan's Cherry Blossoms.

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Stenson fights through near withdrawal; McIlroy unsatisfied with low round

Henrik Stenson fights through near withdrawal; Rory McIlroy unsatisfied with low round

Henrik Stenson fights through near withdrawal due to wrist injury, and Rory McIlroy is unsatisfied with his 6-under 65 at the BMW Championship at Conway Farms in Lake Forest, Ill.

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Tiger Woods undergoes back surgery, will miss rest of 2015

Tiger Woods undergoes another back surgery and will miss the rest of 2015

Tiger Woods has second microdiscectomy back surgery and will miss the rest of 2015, including the Frys.com Open.

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Following tough slump, rookie Daniel Berger finding his way again

Following tough slump, PGA Tour rookie Daniel Berger finding his way again

Following a tough slump after a Honda Classic playoff loss, PGA Tour rookie Daniel Berger is finding his way again in the FedEx Cup playoffs at the BMW Championship at Conway Farms in Lake Forest, Ill.

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Jim Furyk withdraws from BMW Championship with wrist injury

American Jim Furyk withdraws from PGA Tour's BMW Championship with wrist injury

Jim Furyk withdraws from the PGA Tour's BMW Championship at Conway Farms in Lake Forest, Illinois because of a wrist injury.

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Mahan seeks to extend playoff streak and maybe even win it all, finally

PGA Tour golfer Hunter Mahan seeks to extend playoff streak and maybe even win it all, finally

PGA Tour golfer Hunter Mahan, who has qualified for every FedEx Cup Playoffs event in nine years, is looking to keep that streak alive at the BMW Championship.

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Dunne, Moynihan turn pro after Walker Cup win

Paul Dunne, Gavin Moynihan turn pro after Walker Cup win

Paul Dunne, Gavin Moynihan, Ashley Chesters, Jimmy Mullen and Gary Hurley all turn pro after Great Britain & Ireland's Walker Cup win at Royal Lytham & St. Annes.

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GB&I cruises to Walker Cup victory over U.S.

GB&I cruises to 2015 Walker Cup victory over U.S., 16.5-9.5

The Great Britain & Ireland team cruises to a 16.5-9.5 2015 Walker Cup victory over the United States at Royal Lytham & St. Annes in Lytham St. Annes, England.

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GB&I youngsters Dunne-Hurley outlast U.S. duo Harvey-McCoy

GB&I youngsters Dunne-Hurley outlast U.S. duo Harvey-McCoy, 1 up, in foursomes

Great Britain & Ireland's Paul Dunne nad Gary Hurley defeated the United States' Scott Harvey and Mike McCoy Sunday at the 2015 Walker Cup.

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U.S. buoyed by comebacks but trails at Walker Cup, 7-5

United States buoyed by comebacks but trails Great Britain & Ireland, 7-5, after Day One at Walker Cup

At the 45th Walker Cup at Royal Lytham and St. Annes, the United States trails Great Britain & Ireland, 7-5, after Day One but stayed in the hunt after a series of comebacks from Hunter Stewart and Beau Hossler.

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Two McCoys fall for U.S. in Walker Cup debuts

Lee and Mike McCoy fall for U.S. in Walker Cup debuts

Jack Hume and Gavin Moynihan of Great Britain & Ireland defeated Lee McCoy and Mike McCoy of the United States in Saturday foursomes at the 2015 Walker Cup in England.

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Notes: The U.S. Walker Cup squad that could have been

Walker Cup notes: The U.S. squad that could have been; Michael McCoy fights old-man curse; Hunter Stewart listens to Brandt Snedeker

The 2015 U.S. Walker Cup squad could have had Jordan Spieth, Justin Thomas, Patrick Rodgers and Ollie Schniederjans but have none and are underdogs at the 2015 Walker Cup at Royal Lytham and St. Annes. USA's Michael McCoy is third-oldest in Walker Cup history. Hunter Stewart heeds advice from fellow Vanderbilt Commodore Brandt Snedeker.

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Miller takes all-inclusive approach with U.S. Walker Cup squad

Spider Miller takes all-inclusive approach with 2015 U.S. Walker Cup squad

The 2015 U.S. Walker Cup team, which features Beau Hossler and Bryson DeChambeau, is ready to go at Royal Lytham for its biennial match with Great Britain and Ireland.

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Spieth exits Deutsche Bank with 2nd straight missed cut

PGA Tour golfer Jordan Spieth exits Deutsche Bank Championship with 2nd straight missed cut

PGA Tour golfer Jordan Spieth missed the cut for the second straight week, at the Deutsche Bank Championship, but could still move to World No. 1 after this week.

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Mickelson's M Club withdraws bid for Spokane Country Club

M Club withdraws bid for Spokane Country Club, likely ending its run as a private club

Spokane (Wash) Country Club’s life as a private club is coming to an end as the M Club, which is owned by Phil Mickelson, withdrew its bid for acquisition.

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Ian Poulter gets back on track with opening 67 at Deutsche Bank

Ian Poulter gets back on track with opening 67 at Deutsche Bank Championship

PGA Tour golfer Ian Poulter hopes to regain his form after first-round 67 at the 2015 Deutsche Bank Championship and recover from minor injury.

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Knost, Woodland make moves at Deutsche Bank with eyes on FedEx Cup

Colt Knost, Gary Woodland make moves at Deutsche Bank with eyes on FedEx Cup Playoffs

PGA Tour golfers Colt Knost and Gary Woodland post solid first-round scores at 2015 Deutsche Bank Championship with eye on FedEx Cup Playoffs standings.

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Spieth still maturing on course at Deutsche Bank Championship

Jordan Spieth still maturing on course at PGA Tour's Deutsche Bank Championship

PGA Tour golfer Jordan Spieth still seeks maturity on course in attempt to rise back to World No. 1 this week at TPC Boston for Deutsche Bank Championship.

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U.S. Walker Cup preparation includes visit with Arnold Palmer

U.S. Walker Cup preparation includes visit with Arnold Palmer at Latrobe Country Club

The 2015 U.S. Walker Cup team visited Arnold Palmer at Latrobe Country Club in Pennsylvania and will spend time in New York City before traveling to England.

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Champions Tour will launch 3-event playoff series for 2016, sources say

Champions Tour will launch 3-event playoff series for 2016, sources say

The PGA Tour plans to introduce a three-event Champions Tour playoff system with an event in Savannah, Ga., and Richmond, Va., before Charles Schwab Cup in 2016.

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Wilson GC could be host course if L.A. wins 2024 Olympics bid

Wilson Golf Course could be host course if Los Angeles wins 2024 Olympics bid

Wilson Golf Course could serve as the host course for the 2024 Olympic Games should Los Angeles be named host city.

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U.S. Amateur upstarts Bard, Crocker force Walker Cup selectors to take a look

U.S. Amateur upstarts Derek Bard, Sean Crocker force Walker Cup selectors to take a look

The process of picking the 10-man U.S. Walker Cup team has grown far more complicated after Americans Derek Bard and Sean Crocker advanced to the U.S. Amateur semifinals.

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This Bard writes quite a story as semifinalist in U.S. Amateur

Virginia's Derek Bard writes quite a story as semifinalist in 2015 U.S. Amateur at Olympia Fields

Virginia men's golfer Derek Bard defeated Arizona State's Jon Rahm, the No. 1 amateur in the WAGR, at the 2015 U.S. Amateur in the quarterfinals at Olympia Fields.

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DeChambeau seeks golf improvement in wide variety of techniques

Bryson DeChambeau seeks golf improvement in wide variety of techniques

SMU men's amateur golfer Bryson DeChambeau uses a variety of odd techniques to improve his game, such as single-length irons, Vector Putting and the DECADE System at 2015 U.S. Amateur.

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DeChambeau stops McNealy in U.S. Amateur showdown of college standouts

Bryson DeChambeau stops Maverick McNealy in U.S. Amateur showdown of college standouts

SMU men's golfer Bryson DeChambeau defeated Stanford's Maverick McNealy in the Round of 16 at the 2015 U.S. Amateur at Olympia Fields.

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As two-time major champ, Johnson shows he might be in another league

As two-time major champion, Zach Johnson shows he might be in another league

Zach Johnson, the 2015 British Open champion who was honored at a recent Cubs game, doesn't view himself as an overachiever.

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Connelly considers pro, Walker Cup options after U.S. Amateur loss

Arkansas men's college golf signee Austin Connelly considers professional, Walker Cup options after U.S. Amateur loss

Arkansas men's college golf signee Austin Connelly considers professional and Walker Cup options after U.S. Amateur loss to Stanford's Maverick McNealy, including Web.com Tour Q-School.

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Thomas Detry rallies from early 3-down deficit to advance in U.S. Amateur

Illinois college golfer Thomas Detry rallies from early 3-down deficit to advance in U.S. Amateur

Thomas Detry of Belgium has faced pressure-packed match-play situations during his three years at Illinois, so he didn't panic Wednesday at the U.S. Amateur.

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Spieth and company give chase, but Day just too much at PGA

Jordan Spieth and company give chase, but Jason Day just too much at PGA

Jordan Spieth, Branden Grace and Justin Rose gave it a good run at the PGA Championship, but in the end Jason Day was just too much to beat Sunday at Whistling Straits.

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Whistling Straits’ champion for another major: Ziggy

Whistling Straits’ champion for another major: Ziggy

Read about Robert Ziegelbauer and Zig’s Hostel and Social Club, located just outside of Whistling Straits and a popular hangout at the 2015 PGA Championship.