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  • Andy Sullivan of England plays a shot during the first round of the 2015 Omega Dubai Desert Classic on January 29, 2015
    Englishman Sullivan wins again in South Africa AFP News - 2 hours 49 minutes ago

    Englishman Andy Sullivan won his second European Tour event in South Africa within 50 days when he lifted the Joburg Open trophy Sunday. The perpetually jovial 28-year-old … More »Englishman Sullivan wins again in South Africa

    Andy Sullivan of England plays a shot during the first round of the 2015 Omega Dubai Desert Classic on January 29, 2015

    Englishman Andy Sullivan won his second European Tour event in South Africa within 50 days when he lifted the Joburg Open trophy Sunday. The perpetually jovial 28-year-old fired a final-round 66 for a 270 total at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club and a two-stroke triumph. He won the South African Open in Johannesburg …

  • Teen wonder tops N. Zealand Open MB - 7 hours ago

    Christchurch, New Zealand — Top-ranked Lydia Ko won the New Zealand Women’s Open on Sunday for her second straight victory.The 17-year-old New Zealander, the Women’s … More »Teen wonder tops N. Zealand Open

    Christchurch, New Zealand — Top-ranked Lydia Ko won the New Zealand Women’s Open on Sunday for her second straight victory.The 17-year-old New Zealander, the Women’s Australian Open winner last week for her sixth LPGA Tour title, closed with a 1-under 70 at Clearwater for a four-stroke victory. She has 10 worldwide victories …

  • ICTSI Ladies Open set at Southlinks MB - 7 hours ago

    The ICTSI Ladies Philippine Golf Tour gets a big shot in the arm as it hosts a leg of the Taiwan LPGA – the ICTSI Ladies Open at Southlinks Golf Club in Las Piñas on … More »ICTSI Ladies Open set at Southlinks

    The ICTSI Ladies Philippine Golf Tour gets a big shot in the arm as it hosts a leg of the Taiwan LPGA – the ICTSI Ladies Open at Southlinks Golf Club in Las Piñas on March 11-13 with a whopping total prize fund of $75,000 (P3.3 million) at stake. The 54-hole tournament, presented by Champion Infinity, will serve as the …

  • Harrington up by 1 after 66 MB - 7 hours ago

    Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.— Padraig Harrington is a 36-hole leader on the PGA Tour for the first time in nearly five years and he knows he has a long way to go. A vicious … More »Harrington up by 1 after 66

    Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.— Padraig Harrington is a 36-hole leader on the PGA Tour for the first time in nearly five years and he knows he has a long way to go. A vicious storm Saturday at the Honda Classic made his weekend even longer. Harrington made six birdies in the 12 holes he played Saturday morning in the rain-delayed …

  • Lydia Ko of New Zealand, seen in action during the final round of the women's Australian Open golf tournament, in Melbourne, on February 22, 2015
    Lydia Ko cruises to New Zealand Open victory AFP News - 16 hours ago

    World number one Lydia Ko cruised to her second New Zealand Open championship crown in three years on Sunday after surviving a slight wobble midway through her final … More »Lydia Ko cruises to New Zealand Open victory

    Lydia Ko of New Zealand, seen in action during the final round of the women's Australian Open golf tournament, in Melbourne, on February 22, 2015

    World number one Lydia Ko cruised to her second New Zealand Open championship crown in three years on Sunday after surviving a slight wobble midway through her final round. New Zealander Ko, 17, carded a one-under par 71 Sunday after her course record 61 on Saturday and finished on 14-under 202, four strokes clear of Australian …

  • South Korea's Amy Yang won the Honda LPGA Thailand 2015 golf tournament in Pattaya on March 1, 2015, finishing at 15 under-par for a total of 273
    South Korea's Yang wins Honda LPGA Thailand AFP News - 22 hours ago

    South Korea's Amy Yang won the Honda LPGA Thailand in Pattaya on Sunday, finishing at 15-under-par 273 to hold off world number three Stacy Lewis. Yang struck a 3-under … More »South Korea's Yang wins Honda LPGA Thailand

    South Korea's Amy Yang won the Honda LPGA Thailand 2015 golf tournament in Pattaya on March 1, 2015, finishing at 15 under-par for a total of 273

    South Korea's Amy Yang won the Honda LPGA Thailand in Pattaya on Sunday, finishing at 15-under-par 273 to hold off world number three Stacy Lewis. Yang struck a 3-under 69 to win by two strokes in the final round of the $1.5 million tournament at the Siam Country Club, seeing off Lewis who had led after each of the previous …

  • Lewis leads LPGA Thailand by a shot after 3rd-round 73 Associated Press - 23 hours ago

    CHONBURI, Thailand (AP) — American Stacy Lewis shot a 1-over 73 on Saturday in hot and humid conditions in the Honda LPGA Thailand to take a one-stroke lead over South … More »Lewis leads LPGA Thailand by a shot after 3rd-round 73

    CHONBURI, Thailand (AP) — American Stacy Lewis shot a 1-over 73 on Saturday in hot and humid conditions in the Honda LPGA Thailand to take a one-stroke lead over South Korea's Amy Yang into the final round.

  • An aerial view of Monaco on September 20, 2013
    Businessman charged with defrauding billionaire AS Monaco owner AFP News - Sun, Mar 1, 2015

    A prominent Swiss businessman was on Saturday charged in connection with an alleged art fraud targeting Russian oligarch and football club owner Dmitry Rybolovlev. Yves … More »Businessman charged with defrauding billionaire AS Monaco owner

    An aerial view of Monaco on September 20, 2013

    A prominent Swiss businessman was on Saturday charged in connection with an alleged art fraud targeting Russian oligarch and football club owner Dmitry Rybolovlev. Yves Bouvier, who faces charges of fraud and money laundering, is suspected of having sold Rybolovlev dozens of paintings by Picasso, Modigliani, Gauguin and …

  • Padraig Harrington, of Ireland, acknowledges the fans on the ninth hole during the second round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)
    Harrington takes 36-hole lead, then more rain in Florida Associated Press - Sun, Mar 1, 2015

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Padraig Harrington is a 36-hole leader on the PGA Tour for the first time in nearly five years and he knows he has a long way to go. More »Harrington takes 36-hole lead, then more rain in Florida

    Padraig Harrington, of Ireland, acknowledges the fans on the ninth hole during the second round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Padraig Harrington is a 36-hole leader on the PGA Tour for the first time in nearly five years and he knows he has a long way to go.

  • Rory misses cut in first US Tour outing MB - Sun, Mar 1, 2015

    Rory McIlroy’s first PGA Tour event in five months lasted only two days. McIlroy is No. 1 in the world. More »Rory misses cut in first US Tour outing

    Rory McIlroy’s first PGA Tour event in five months lasted only two days. McIlroy is No. 1 in the world.

  • Stacy Lewis of US plays a shot during the third round of Honda LPGA Thailand 2015 tournament in the resort of Pattaya on February 28, 2015
    Costly mistakes cut LPGA Thailand lead for Lewis AFP News - Sat, Feb 28, 2015

    World number three Stacy Lewis remained on top at the Honda LPGA Thailand on Saturday but a series of costly bogeys saw her comfortable lead significantly depleted ahead … More »Costly mistakes cut LPGA Thailand lead for Lewis

    Stacy Lewis of US plays a shot during the third round of Honda LPGA Thailand 2015 tournament in the resort of Pattaya on February 28, 2015

    World number three Stacy Lewis remained on top at the Honda LPGA Thailand on Saturday but a series of costly bogeys saw her comfortable lead significantly depleted ahead of the final day. On Friday Lewis had stormed three shots into the lead during day two of the $1.5 million tournament at the Siam Country Club with a …

  • Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, smiles as he prepares to hit out of the sand trap on the third hole during the second round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)
    McIlroy lasts only 2 days in American return Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — As far as star power goes, the PGA Tour is like a fireworks show in the rain. More »McIlroy lasts only 2 days in American return

    Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, smiles as he prepares to hit out of the sand trap on the third hole during the second round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — As far as star power goes, the PGA Tour is like a fireworks show in the rain.

  • Rory McIlroy  hits from the 16th tee during the second round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)
    McIlroy to miss cut at Honda Classic Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Rory McIlroy's first PGA Tour event in five months lasted only two days. More »McIlroy to miss cut at Honda Classic

    Rory McIlroy  hits from the 16th tee during the second round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Rory McIlroy's first PGA Tour event in five months lasted only two days.

  • Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays his tee shot on the fifth hole during the second round of The Honda Classic at PGA National Resort & Spa - Champion Course on February 27, 2015 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    McIlroy set to miss cut at Honda Classic AFP News - Sat, Feb 28, 2015

    World number one Rory McIlroy admitted Friday he needs to sharpen up with the Masters only weeks away, as he looked set to miss the cut at the US PGA Tour's Honda Classic. … More »McIlroy set to miss cut at Honda Classic

    Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays his tee shot on the fifth hole during the second round of The Honda Classic at PGA National Resort & Spa - Champion Course on February 27, 2015 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

    World number one Rory McIlroy admitted Friday he needs to sharpen up with the Masters only weeks away, as he looked set to miss the cut at the US PGA Tour's Honda Classic. The 25-year-old from Northern Ireland found just one birdie with five bogeys in a four-over-par 74 for a seven-over total of 147 that left him three …

  • AP NewsBreak: PGA Tour to move Match Play to Texas Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The PGA Tour is completing plans to bring the Match Play Championship to Austin, Texas, starting in 2016. More »AP NewsBreak: PGA Tour to move Match Play to Texas

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The PGA Tour is completing plans to bring the Match Play Championship to Austin, Texas, starting in 2016.

  • Rory stumbles in opening round MB - Sat, Feb 28, 2015

    Playing in America for the first time this year, Rory McIlroy’s first shot was a 2-iron out of play. A relentless wind with gusts that approached 35 mph provided a rude … More »Rory stumbles in opening round

    Playing in America for the first time this year, Rory McIlroy’s first shot was a 2-iron out of play. A relentless wind with gusts that approached 35 mph provided a rude welcome to just about everyone Thursday at the Honda Classic except for Jim Herman, who somehow made it around PGA National without a bogey for a 5-under …

  • Lewis leads LPGA Thailand by 3 after round 2 Associated Press - Fri, Feb 27, 2015

    CHONBURI, Thailand (AP) — Stacy Lewis shot an unblemished round of 8-under-par 64 for a three-shot advantage over Amy Yang after the second round of the LPGA Thailand … More »Lewis leads LPGA Thailand by 3 after round 2

    CHONBURI, Thailand (AP) — Stacy Lewis shot an unblemished round of 8-under-par 64 for a three-shot advantage over Amy Yang after the second round of the LPGA Thailand on Friday.

  • Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays his tee shot during the first round of The Honda Classic on February 26, 2015 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    McIlroy struggles in wind, unheralded Herman leads Honda Classic AFP News - Fri, Feb 27, 2015

    World number one Rory McIlroy battled to a three-over-par 73 at a windswept Honda Classic in his first US PGA Tour start of 2015. Given Thursday's daunting conditions, … More »McIlroy struggles in wind, unheralded Herman leads Honda Classic

    Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays his tee shot during the first round of The Honda Classic on February 26, 2015 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

    World number one Rory McIlroy battled to a three-over-par 73 at a windswept Honda Classic in his first US PGA Tour start of 2015. Given Thursday's daunting conditions, which saw only 19 players break par, the Northern Irishman wasn't too disappointed with an effort that left him eight shots off the pace set by Web.com …

  • Disneyland for drivers MB - Fri, Feb 27, 2015

    Few events can reduce grown men to giddy squealing children quite like the Porsche World Roadshow (PWRS). PGA Cars once again brought the ultimate Porsche driving experience … More »Disneyland for drivers

    Few events can reduce grown men to giddy squealing children quite like the Porsche World Roadshow (PWRS). PGA Cars once again brought the ultimate Porsche driving experience back to the Philippines, from Feb. 20 to 26 for a heart-stopping day of all things Porsche at the Clark International Speedway. The event featured …

  • Student activists blast Noy’s ‘empty rhetoric’ MB - Fri, Feb 27, 2015

    Militant student group yesterday blasted President Aquino for supposedly twisting facts to gain public sympathy through empty rhetoric in his speech delivered during … More »Student activists blast Noy’s ‘empty rhetoric’

    Militant student group yesterday blasted President Aquino for supposedly twisting facts to gain public sympathy through empty rhetoric in his speech delivered during the 29th anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution. Charisse Banez, spokesperson of the League of Filipino Students (LFS) described the president’s …