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Why the WGC-Mexico results hurt Tiger Woods’ Olympic chances

Tiger Woods was nowhere to be found at last week’s WGC-Mexico Championship, but the results still had an impact on Woods’ chances of representing the U.S. later this year at the Tokyo Olympics……………….Read More

Phil Mickelson accomplished something only two other players have done in PGA Tour history

Phil Mickelson came out on the business end of Pebble Beach on Sunday, facing the brute of the Pacific winds in a two-over 74 round. Pebble was particularly sadistic, as its wont, after the seventh, Mickelson playing the final 11 holes five over. The rough ending dropped Mickelson to third on the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am leader board, a standing which ultimately kept him out of the WGC-Mexico Championship in two weeks………………Read More

Tiger Woods sinks 141-yard shot only to have it pop out of hole at Farmers Open

Tiger Woods could only look around in disbelief.

In the final round of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines on Sunday, Woods was 141 yards to the hole and made every single inch of it on a fairway shot. The ball bounced twice and went into the hole on the par-3.

But in the same moment it bounced back out onto the green…………………Read More

Abu Dhabi Championship: Lee Westwood wins by two shots

England’s Lee Westwood claimed the Abu Dhabi Championship to win titles in four different decades on the European Tour.

Westwood finished on 19 under par, two shots ahead of Tommy Fleetwood, Matthew Fitzpatrick and Victor Perez.

The 46-year-old shot a five-under-par 67 at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club to win the event for the first time………….Read More