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Tiger Woods to pen first memoir, ‘Back’

Fifteen-time major winner Tiger Woods is writing his first memoir, titled “Back,” that his publisher, in announcing the book Tuesday, describes as “the first and only account directly from Woods, with the full cooperation of his friends, family and inner circle.” “I’ve been in the spotlight for a long time, and because of that, there […]

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Davis Love backs Tiger Woods as Presidents Cup playing captain

Former Ryder Cup captain Davis Love backs Tiger Woods as a playing captain of the US Presidents Cup team The US Presidents Cup team back Tiger Woods to be a playing captain this year Former Ryder Cup captain Davis Love says it should be an easy decision Woods has three more weeks to decide whether […]

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Rahm defends Open de Espana title as he pips Bello to trophy

Jon Rahm defends Open de Espana title as he pips Rafa Cabrera Bello to trophy and moves ahead of Shane Lowry into first in Race to Dubai Jon Rahm finished 22 under par, five shots ahead of Rafa Cabrera Bello  He is top of the Race to Dubai with seven tournaments remaining in season  Rahm began the final […]

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Korean golfer Bio Kim given three-year ban for middle finger gesture

Bio Kim has been given a three-year ban from the Korean Tour after making an obscene gesture to a spectator. The 29-year-old Korean won the Daegu-Gyeongbuk Open in his homeland but was disciplined after raising his middle finger towards the crowd after being distracted while teeing off. He was also fined £6,750 by the Korean […]

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Golfer’s incredibly costly middle finger

Bio Kim won the tournament and then lost his job. The Korea PGA suspended him for three years for making an obscene gesture at the crowd on the 16th hole of the final round because of noise from a mobile phone camera. Yonhap News Agency reports that Kim knelt before cameras and apologised to fans […]

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European Tour too easy – Rory McIlroy

Media playback is not supported on this device The European Tour needs to make courses harder if the want to “reward” good golf, insists Rory McIlroy. The Northern Irishman carded a final round of 67 at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship to add to previous rounds of 70, 66 and 70. But that was only […]

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Bryson DeChambeau takes Safeway Open lead in California

American Bryson DeChambeau carded a superb eight-under 64 to take a two-shot lead at the halfway point of the Safeway Open PGA tournament on Friday. Safeway Open: Latest scores DeChambeau climbed seven spots on the leaderboard in completing a second bogey-free round to go with his 68 from Thursday. His Friday performance comprised of a […]