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WORLD OF GOLF: Presidents Cup gives Europe hope ahead for Ryder Cup

RIATH AL-SAMARRAI: The US will likely go into the Ryder Cup overwhelming favourites but team events have a miraculous habit of producing swings of momentum… Europe’s stars including McIlroy, Rahm and Fitzpatrick will always give them a chance US have a bottomless pit of talent that will ensure they head to Rome favourites Presidents Cup […]

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US golfers bag NINTH straight President's Cup vs. International team

US golfers bag NINTH straight Presidents Cup victory against International team depleted by defections to Saudi-funded LIV Golf The US won its ninth straight President’s Cup against International players The International team was depleted by defectors to the rival LIV Golf series  Xander Schauffele delivered the clincher when he made a 6-foot putt on the […]

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U.S. makes it 9 straight wins at Presidents Cup

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Jordan Spieth capped a perfect week at the Presidents Cup and the Americans made it nine straight victories against an International team depleted by defections to the Saudi-funded LIV Golf series. The Internationals showed plenty of fight. They just don’t have a cup to show for it. That stays squarely in the […]

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Intl team plays to draw at Presidents Cup

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The International team battled to a draw Saturday morning in the Presidents Cup. The way this week has gone, it almost felt like a win. The Korean duo of Tom Kim and K.H. Lee won two late holes and closed out Masters champion Scottie Scheffler and Sam Burns on the 17th hole, […]

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Mickelson: LIV, PGA Tour need to come together

Six-time major winner Phil Mickelson said the LIV Golf series is “here to stay” as he called on the PGA Tour to work with the Saudi-backed series for the good of the sport. The breakaway circuit launched in June and counts 12 major champions among its players but the PGA Tour, in a bid to […]

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Shane Lowry produces flawless performance to win PGA Championship

Shane Lowry produces flawless performance to beat Rory McIlroy to PGA Championship as he hails his victory as ‘one for the good guys’ after 18 Saudi-backed LIV Golf rebels fail to crack top three Irish star Shane Lowry wins the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth  Lowry hails victory as one for the players who stayed […]