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Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015

Rose hangs on to win Hong Kong Open

HONG KONG - Justin Rose won his first European Tour title in 15 months Sunday, warding off a stubborn challenge from Lucas Bjerregaard to win the Hong Kong Open by one shot.

Kaufman all smiles after his final-round 61 helps him win in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS - Smylie Kaufman won the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open on Sunday in his fifth PGA Tour start, shooting a 10-under-par 61 and waiting more than two hours to see if anyone could ...
By Michael Martinez

Peak Amateur Series Matches end in "gentleman's agreement tie"

McCORMICK, S.C. - The best amateur golfers of the season from Georgia and South Carolina went a long way to play three matches for what South Carolina senior division captain Glen Hurt called a ...
By David Westin

Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015

Stegmaier closess with biride to take Las Vegas lead

LAS VEGAS - Brett Stegmaier birdied the final hole for a 3-under 68 and a one-stroke lead Saturday in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.
By Michael Martinez

Rose, Bjerregaard tied for Hong Kong Open lead

HONG KONG - Justin Rose and Lucas Bjerregaard led the Hong Kong Open by four strokes after Saturday's third round.

Friday, Oct. 23, 2015

PGA Tour rookie starts strong in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS - Brett Stegmaier was the leader in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open when darkness fell on Friday.
By Michael Martinez

Rose takes over top spot in Hong Kong

HONG KONG - Justin Rose shot 4-under-par 66 to grab a one-shot lead after the second round of the Hong Kong Open on Friday.

Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015

Trio are tied for lead in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS - Canada's David Hearn birdied his final three holes in perfect morning conditions for 7-under-par 64 and a share of the lead Thursday in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.
By Michael Martinez

Two lead in Hong Kong after 64s

Hong Kong - Andrea Pavan made four birdies on his last six holes to take a share of the lead with Lu Wei-chihafter the first round of the Hong Kong Open with 6-under-par 64.

Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015

Ferguson: Short PGA Tour off-season can be valuable to some

NAPA, Calif. - The PGA Tour went 17 days from when Jordan Spieth's putt ended one season until Will MacKenzie's tee shot started another. For Steven Bowditch, who played in the Presidents Cup, the ...
By Doug Ferguson

Royal Portrush to play host to 2019 British Open

The British Open is heading across the Irish Sea for the first time in nearly 70 years, with Royal Portrush announced Tuesday as the 2019 venue for golf's oldest major championship.

Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015

Langer rallies to win in San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO - Bernhard Langer rallied to win the San Antonio Championship on Sunday for his second victory of the year and 25th overall on the Champions Tour.

Grillo wins in rookie debut at Silverado

NAPA, Calif. - Emiliano Grillo of Argentina won in his PGA Tour rookie debut Sunday at the Open by holing a 25-foot birdie putt for a 3-under 69, and then making the most out of a second ...
By Doug Ferguson

Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015

Steele narrowly hangs onto lead at PGA Tour season opener

NAPA, Calif. - Brendan Steele did just enough to keep the lead at the Open, even though he missed a chance to do more. Steele managed three pars for a 3-under 69 and a one-shot lead over ...
By Doug Ferguson

Two share San Antonio Championship lead

SAN ANTONIO - Defen­ding champion Michael Allen shot 3-under-par 69 on Saturday for a share of the lead with Scott McCarron in the Champions Tour's San Antonio Championship.

Friday, Oct. 16, 2015

Steele leads Open by two

NAPA, Calif. - Brendan Steele felt no different about his game Friday than when he tied the course record with a 63 in his opening round at the Open. The difference was seven shots. 
By Doug Ferguson

Short is in front on Champions Tour

SAN ANTONIO - Wes Short Jr. birdied three of the last four holes Friday for 5-under-par 67 and a one-stroke lead in the Champions Tour's San Antonio Championship.

Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015

Steele leads Open

NAPA, Calif. - Brendan Steele had an ideal start to the new PGA Tour season at the Open with 63 and a one-shot lead.

Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015

Pepper back to full-time golf broadcasting with CBS

NAPA, Calif. — CBS Sports filled a big void on its golf broadcasting team Wednesday by hiring Dottie Pepper, giving the network that covers the most PGA Tour events its first female voice.
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015

Reed's golf season is far from over

The Presidents Cup followed the end of a long season for former Augusta State star Patrick Reed, and he still has a long way to go.
By Doug Ferguson

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