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Golf: Zalatoris 'over the moon' at being PGA Tour Rookie of the Year

TORONTO (REUTERS) – Will Zalatoris was named PGA Tour Rookie of the Year on Monday (Sept 13) in a vote by his peers following a season in which he counted a Masters runner-up showing among his eight top-10 finishes. Zalatoris was selected for the Arnold Palmer Award over South African Garrick Higgo, making the 25-year-old […]

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Ryder Cup: The selection system is now a busted flush

DEREK LAWRENSON: Europe’s Ryder Cup selection system has become a busted flush… let’s hope future captain Lee Westwood will sort this mess out Bernd Wiesberger making Europe’s last slot shows why the system is wrong The current selection system causes mass confusion ahead of the tournament Things must change and move more towards the American […]

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Horschel wins BMW PGA Championship title

American Billy Horschel birdied the 18th hole to claim the BMW PGA Championship title in a tense finish on Sunday in a tournament with huge implications for Europe’s Ryder Cup team. Horschel was tied for first in a group at 18 under par as he stood over his third shot at the par-5 18th at […]

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Golf: Laporta in the lead as Aphibarnrat loses ground at Wentworth

VIRGINIA WATER, BRITAIN (REUTERS) – Italy’s Francesco Laporta shot three birdies and an eagle en route to a solid three-under 69 that gave him a one-shot lead after the third round of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth on Saturday (Sept 11). Laporta began in third place at 11-under and quickly seized the lead, hitting […]

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Stress begins to show as the mad scramble for Ryder Cup continues

Stress begins to show as the mad scramble for Ryder Cup qualifying nears its conclusion… with Shane Lowry and Lee Westwood among those battling for automatic spots at Wentworth Bernd Wiesberger’s gutsy round of 67 has piled the pressure on Shane Lowry If the Austrian finishes in the top 50, Lowry would miss out on […]

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Former world No 1 Adam Scott finishes one shot behind clubhouse leader

Former world No 1 Adam Scott finishes one shot behind clubhouse leader Kiradech Aphibarnrat with an opening 65 at the BMW PGA Championship as Wentworth sets the stage for Ryder Cup qualification drama Kiradech Aphibarnrat is the current clubhouse leader after shooting nine under Adam Scott finished seven under and one shot back with an […]

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Ian Poulter admits he wants to be Europe Ryder Cup captain in 2025

‘Being Ryder Cup captain would be a fairytale dream’: Ian Poulter reveals his dream to skipper Europe in 2025, why he loves the team room ‘pranks and comedy’, but won’t talk about Bryson vs Brooks! BMW PGA Championship is the last chance for European Ryder Cup qualification Ian Poulter will play his seventh Ryder Cup […]

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Tiger Woods is 'progressing' in his recovery from high-speed car crash

Tiger Woods is hoping to ‘play golf again’ and is ‘progressing’ in his recovery from high-speed car crash in February, reveals USA Ryder Cup captain Steve Stricker Tiger Woods sustained significant injuries to his right leg, ankle and foot in high-speed car crash in southern California in February USA Ryder Cup captain says Woods was […]