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Bill Zimmerman

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Port medals in U.S. Senior Women's Amateur

At 2 under for 36 holes, defending champ Ellen Port won medalist honors by nine shots going into match play at the 2014 U.S. Senior Women's Amateur at Hollywood Golf Club in Deal, N.J.

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Kim holds off Webb for Evian title

Thursday's first-round 61 did the heavy lifting for Hyoo Joo Kim, but her 68 Sunday needed an 18th-hole birdie to wrap up her first LPGA win and major title at the Evian Championship.

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More context for McIlroy's remarks on Woods

Let's add some recent context to Rory McIlroy's remarks this week that Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are "getting into the sort of last few holes of their career," via a video featuring McIlroy and Woods.

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Gridiron neighbors: Oklahoma, Jimmie Austin GC

As the upstart Tennessee Volunteers football team travels to face the No. 4 Sooners, we take a look at some of the courses near Oklahoma's campus and listed among Golfweek's Best You Can Play.

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Tour, greats honor Palmer on his 85th birthday

Among the many public celebrations of Arnold Palmer's 85th birthday, the PGA Tour came up with a compelling video tribute to the man affectionately known as The King.

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Shirley, Potter reach Women's Mid-Am quarterfinals

U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur stroke-play medalist Margaret Shirley and defending champion Julia Potter survived close matches late Tuesday to advance to the quarterfinals.

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Eagle at 18th lifts Short to Quebec win

Playing his last 10 holes Sunday in 8 under, Wes Short Jr. capped his charge to victory with an eagle at the par-5 18th to win the Quebec Championship at La Tempete GC, edging Scott Dunlap by a shot.

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McIlroy four-putts green two days in row

It's a pitfall few golfers would even think to dread, but Rory McIlroy – the world's No. 1 golfer – on Sunday four-putted for the second day in a row – on the same green.

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Harvey jumps out front at U.S. Mid-Am

A 6-under 65 at Saucon Valley's Old Course boosted Scott Harvey to a five-shot first-round lead during stroke-play qualifying Saturday at the 2014 U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship.

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BMW Championship: Tee times, final round

Billy Horschel and Ryan Palmer will share Sunday's final tee time at the PGA Tour's BMW Championship, with Horschel bringing a three-shot lead into the day -- see the complete pairings here.

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Gridiron neighbors: Stanford, TPC Harding Park

As the No. 14 USC Trojans football team travels to face the No. 13 Cardinal, we take a look at some of the courses near Stanford listed among Golfweek's best.

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Deutsche Bank Championship: Tee times, Rds. 1-2

World No. 1 Rory McIlroy will share a tee time early Friday and late Saturday with new FedEx Cup points leader Hunter Mahan and Jimmy Walker for the first two rounds of the PGA Tour's Deutsche Bank Championship.

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Ryu tops Choi to win Canadian Women's Open

So Yeon Ryu won her first LPGA title in about two years as she closed with 69 Sunday to claim the Canadian Pacific Women's Open in London, Ontario.

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Dunlap takes Boeing Classic in playoff

A tight approach shot gave Scott Dunlap the advantage he needed to win the Champions Tour's 2014 Boeing Classic, edging Mark Brooks in a one-hole playoff Sunday in Snoqualmie, Wash.

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Barclays: Tee times, first and second rounds

World No. 1 Rory McIlroy will share a tee time with reigning Masters champion Bubba Watson early Thursday and late Friday at The Barclays to start the PGA Tour’s FedEx Cup playoffs.

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Bogey-free, Langer earns 23rd Champions Tour win

A bogey-free 66 -- actually, make that a bogey-free tournament -- carried Bernhard Langer to a one-shot victory Sunday at the Dick's Sporting Goods Open on Champions Tour.

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Villegas wins Wyndham Championship

Camilo Villegas' 7-under 63 on Sunday enabled him to win the Wyndham Championship -- his first PGA Tour win in four years -- as a handful of players around the FedEx Cup points bubble secured playoff spots.

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LPGA Championship: Tee times, Rounds 1-2

Lexi Thompson and Mo Martin will be in the notable tee times Thursday and Friday at the Wegmans LPGA Championship as they try for their second major victories of 2014 while Inbee Park is out to defend her title.

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USGA selects Women's World Amateur Team roster

Kristen Gillman, Alison Lee and Emma Talley will represent the United States in next month's Women’s World Amateur Team Championship, the USGA announced Tuesday.

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Wyndham Championship: Tee times, Rounds 1-2

Patrick Reed shares a tee time with Webb Simpson and Brandt Snedeker among the spotlight groups Thursday and Friday in the first and second round of the PGA Tour's 2014 Wyndham Championship.

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Watney stretches Barracuda lead in Reno

With 8 points in Friday's second round Nick Watney expanded his lead to three points in the Barracuda Championship in Reno, Nev., while Geoff Ogilvy remains second.

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WGC-Bridgestone: Tee times, 3rd round

WGC-Bridgestone leader Sergio Garcia will share a 9 a.m. EDT tee time Saturday with Justin Rose and Marc Leishman, with Tiger Woods starting even earlier because of expected bad weather.

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PGA Championship tee times pair Tiger, Phil

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are set to share a tee time during the first two rounds of next week's PGA Championship at Valhalla -- where this year's three major champions also will be grouped together.

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Erratic, Woods posts 71 at WGC-Bridgestone

With a 1-over 71, Tiger Woods lost ground on his fight to play in the FedEx Cup and Ryder Cup on Friday at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.

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5 Things: Leishman leads; Woods T-9; more

With his best round since the first round at Royal Liverpool, Tiger Woods carded a 2-under 68 Thursday in the first round of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational as Marc Leishman took the lead.

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Faxon, Fay to join Fox's USGA team in 2015

Brad Faxon, 50th in career PGA Tour earnings, and former USGA executive director of 21 years David Fay will join Fox Sports' announcing lineup when the network begins broadcasting golf in 2015.

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2018 Curtis Cup heads to Quaker Ridge

Quaker Ridge, which hosted a U.S. victory in the 1997 Walker Cup, will play host to the 2018 Curtis Cup, the USGA has announced.

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Tiger on Open: "So many mistakes"

Tiger Woods, appearing Tuesday on Fox Sports 1, detailed how he made "so many mistakes" during his recent British Open play in the wake of surgery for a back injury earlier this year.

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Barracuda Championship: Tee times, Rounds 1-2

Padraig Harrington, Davis Love III and David Toms will share one of the spotlight tee times in this week's Barracuda Championship on PGA Tour. See complete tee times and groupings right here!

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WGC-Bridgestone: Tee times, 1st and 2nd rounds

Tiger Woods will share a late Thursday tee time with U.S. Open champ Martin Kaymer as he begins the defense of his WGC-Bridgestone Invitational title. See complete tee times and pairings here!

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Woods to play Begay's tourney during FedEx

Tiger Woods is set to make his fifth appearance in the Notah Begay III Foundation Challenge -- between the first two events of the FedEx Cup playoffs -- as will Jason Dufner, Jimmy Walker, Angel Cabrera and others.

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Furyk, McDowell make small Ryder Cup moves

Jim Furyk's runner-up finish Sunday at the RBC Canadian Open helped him secure an already solid standing in the U.S. team's Ryder Cup points, while Graeme McDowell inched closer to a European team nod.

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Fans again can pick Sunday pin for PGA Championship

The PGA Championship is letting fans choose the Sunday hole location on the par-4 16th hole at Valhalla -- the second straight year in which an online poll will place a pin in the final round of a major.

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No joke: Anchor's hole-in-one nets SUV

Sports anchor and funny man Jay Harris laughed all the way from Las Vegas to his driveway when a hole-in-one won him a Land Rover SUV during a recent charity tournament.

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Parks wins Symetra's SEFCU Championship

For the second time in the Symetra Tour's 34 years, an African-American has won an event as Sadena Parks shot 62 Sunday to come from seven shots back and emerge victorious at the 2014 SEFCU Championship at Capital Hills.

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Fowler among Ryder Cup movers at Open

At the British Open, Rickie Fowler was thinking of Gleneagles and the fact he rose from seventh to third in Ryder Cup points -- pretty much securing a spot on the U.S. roster.

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McIlroy on Scott's heels in OWGR

Winning a major comes with plenty of accolades. For Rory McIlroy after the 2014 British Open, it also vaults him to No. 2 in the OWGR behind only Adam Scott.

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McIlroy rises in FedEx Cup points; Woods drops

Rory McIlroy's British Open win boosted his FedEx Cup points standing from 42nd to 11th, according to the PGA Tour, while Tiger Woods' standing took a hit.

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Ko's Sunday 65 takes LPGA's Marathon Classic

With a birdie at the 18th, her sixth of the day, Lydia Ko fired a 65 to win by a shot over So Yeon Ryu on Sunday at the LPGA's Marathon Classic.

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Notable golfers quick to praise McIlroy's win

Notables from the game of golf – his competitors and otherwise – were quick to compliment 2014 Champion Golfer of the Year Rory McIlroy after he claimed his first Claret Jug for winning the British Open.

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LPGA's Diaz stays out front at Marathon

Laura Diaz shot 69 Friday to stay three shots ahead of Lydia Ko and Lee-Anne Pace at the LPGA's Marathon Classic, while Michelle Wie missed her second straight cut.

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Diaz builds 4-shot Marathon lead, shooting 62

Thursday, Laura Diaz's bogey-free 62 at Highland Meadows in Sylvania, Ohio, gave her a four-shot lead in the first round of the LPGA's Marathon Classic.

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Montgomerie takes U.S. Senior Open in playoff

With a par putt to cap a three-hole aggregate playoff, Colin Montgomerie won the 2014 U.S. Senior Open for his second major championship since the 51-year-old started playing on Champions Tour.

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Rose's 2nd straight win comes at Scottish

Hauling in his second victory in as many starts, Justin Rose fired off a bogey-free 65 Sunday to win the 2014 Scottish Open.

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Sauers leads as Monty fades in U.S. Senior Open

Colin Montgomerie's attempt at a wire-to-wire run in the U.S. Senior Open has been broken by Gene Sauers' 68 in Saturday's third round at Oak Tree National in Edmond, Okla.

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John Deere Classic: Tee times, final round

Leader Brian Harman and Steve Stricker will share the final tee time in Sunday's final round of the PGA Tour's John Deere Classic.

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5 Things: Rose, Warren share Scottish lead

2013 U.S. Open champion Justin Rose shot 66 Saturday to rise into a tie for the lead with Marc Warren through three rounds of the 2014 Scottish Open.

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5 Things: Monty stays on top at U.S. Senior

A round of even-par 71 was enough for Colin Montgomerie to keep his one-shot lead at the midpoint of the 2014 U.S. Senior Open, while Bernhard Langer lurks. Here are 5 Things to know.

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Women's British Open: Tee times, third round

Leader Mo Martin will share a tee time Saturday with Beatriz Recari in the third round of the 2014 Women’s British Open at Royal Birkdale.

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65 has Montgomerie in U.S. Senior Open lead

With four bogeys and a birdie on each nine, Colin Montgomerie shot 65 to move to the first-round lead of the U.S. Senior Open on Thursday at Oak Tree National in Edmond, Okla.

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