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Tway’s 8-Under-Par 64 Tops Buick Invitational

Bob Tway is back atop the leader board at Torrey Pines, where his victory 11 years ago was the springboard to a career year. Tway shot an 8-under-par 64 in …


Woods Pulls Out Of Pro-Am

Tiger Woods was overcome by 95-degree heat and humidity and withdrew from the pro-am competition at the Asian Honda Classic. Woods still is expected to play in today’s tournament, for …


Cheap Seats

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Martin Edges Couples

Spain’s Miguel Angel Martin birdied the final hole to beat Fred Couples by one shot in the $960,000 Heineken Classic at Perth, Australia for his first victory in five years. …


Duval Enjoys Day At The Beach O’Meara Stays In Title Hunt With Third Consecutive 67

Third-round leader David Duval follows his shot off the tee Saturday on No. 16. He enters today’s final round at 18-under 198, a 54-hole course record. Photo by Associated Press


Gilbert Grabs Lead

Gibby Gilbert shot a 5-under par 66 to take the lead after the second round of the Royal Caribbean Classic. Gilbert’s round put him one shot ahead of Dave Eichelberger …


‘Ugly Swing’ Propels Furyk To Lead In Pebble Beach Pro-Am

There will never be a TV ad with a bunch of kids saying, “I’m Jim Furyk.” Yet the guy with the swing that exists only in Tiger Woods’ nightmare leads …


Pga, Stars At Pro-Am

A whopping 180 professionals - 36 more than at a normal PGA Tour event - will play with 180 amateurs over three courses in an event that has more the …


Woods Scores An Ace, But Jones Has Hot Hand

While Tiger Woods supplied an electric moment with a hole-in-one in the Phoenix Open, Steve Jones played better once again Saturday. Jones birdied the first three holes and three of …


Can’t Keep Up With Jones

Steve Jones turned up the heat in the Phoenix Open with a 7-under-par 64 that helped him match a PGA Tour record and open a five-stroke lead with two rounds …


U.S. Open Champion Jones Grabs 2-Shot Lead In Phoenix

Steve Jones, whose triumph in last year’s U.S. Open capped his comeback from a 1991 dirt-bike accident, shot Phoenix Open in Scottsdale, Ariz. David Duval, Tommy Tolles, Joe Ozaki, Rick …


Calcavecchia Equals 52-Year-Old Record To Take Lead In Hope

On a par-breaking binge that matched a 72-hole record set by Ben Hogan more than a half-century ago, Mark Calcavecchia shot a 64 Saturday to go 27-under for a 261 …


Calcavecchia Holds Lead

Mark Calcavecchia birdied five of the last six holes to shoot a 6-under-par 66 at the Bob Hope Chrysler Classic and go to 19-under 197 for the tournament at Indian …


Palmer Undergoes Successful Surgery, Rests Comfortably

Arnold Palmer underwent surgery for prostate cancer Wednesday and the procedure was considered a success, the Mayo Clinic said. He was resting comfortably and was expected to remain hospitalized for …


Palmer’s Surgery Today

Arnold Palmer will undergo surgery for prostate cancer, the Mayo Clinic said. The 67-year-old golf star, who has been at the clinic for two days of testing, is scheduled to …


Woods Wins Another Near Hole-In One Ends Playoff In Mercedes Championships

What could have been grand and telling drama, 18 holes of golf with the current and future king of the game battling back and forth across La Costa, came down …


Palmer Will Become Mayo Clinic Patient

Arnold Palmer piloted his private plane to Minnesota on Sunday and will enter the Mayo Clinic for tests to determine a course of treatment for prostate cancer. Palmer, 67, found …


Woods’ Birdie String Ties Lehman For Mercedes Lead

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Lehman Leads, Snares Honor

Tom Lehman is PGA Golfer of the Year. Photo by Associated Press


Webb Stays In Stride As ‘97 Lpga Opens

Karrie Webb, last year’s LPGA rookie of the year, started 1997 as if 1996 had never ended. Webb overcame windy conditions Thursday to shoot a 3-under-par 69 and take a …


Woods Si’s Sportsman

Tiger Woods, who won two of his first seven PGA Tour events after turning pro in late August, will be named Sports Illustrated magazine’s Sportsman of the Year today.


Champions Repeat

Tom Lehman and Duffy Waldorf successfully defended their PGA Diners Club match championship with a 2 and 1 victory over Scott Hoch and Kenny Perry. Jim Colbert and Bob Murphy …


Two Teams Still Unbeaten

The teams of Scott Hoch and Kenny Perry and Steve Jones and Rick Fehr remained unbeaten after two rounds of the Diners Club Matches at the Jack Nicklaus course at …


Jones-Fehr Duo Wins

U.S. Open champion Steve Jones and Rick Fehr defeated Tom Lehman and Duffy Waldorf 4 and 3 in the opening round of the Diners Club matches. Craig Stadler and John …


Swedes Share Lead

Annika Sorenstam and Jesper Parnevik of Sweden shot an 8-underpar 63 in the first round of the JCPenney Classic, tying them for the lead with the teams of John Daly-Laura …


Skins Game Has Shot At Redemption Once Highly Popular Event Features Four Big, If Not Entertaining, Stars

The people who produce the Skins Game are billing this weekend’s extravaganza as the best edition in the past 10 years. Of course, having Tiger Woods, Tom Watson, John Daly …


Montgomerie Leads

Colin Montgomerie of Scotland completed the rain-delayed first round in 7-under-par 65, then fired a 1-under 71 for a one-shot lead in the Million Dollar Challenge. The 12 players vying …


Top Golfers Seek Top Prize

Twelve of the world’s best golfers, including six Americans, begin play today in the crater of an extinct South African volcano. They will be chasing the $1 million first prize …


Lpga Tour Championship Win Lets Rookie Top $1 Million Mark

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Triplett Victorious

Former Pullman resident Kirk Triplett escaped what could have been a disastrous experience Sunday, rallying to capture the $250,000 Merrill Lynch Pebble Beach Invitational Pro-Am. Triplett had to drop a …