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Tiger Woods may have a new swing when he makes it back to the PGA Tour

Tiger Woods, who has no idea when (if?) he’ll be healthy enough to return to the PGA Tour, may be deploying yet another swing change for the occasion.

Woods, who has not swung a golf club in competition in seven months and next week at the Presidents Cup will make his first public appearance at a tournament since the Dubai Desert Classic in February, said Friday on his website that getting golf-ready is going to take time…………..Read More

Dell Technologies Championship 2017 live stream: Tee times, TV schedule, and how to watch Round 1 online

There is only one PGA Tour event each season that doesn’t end on a Sunday evening and that’s this week’s Dell Technologies Championship.

Even with a handful of Monday holidays scattered throughout the interminable PGA Tour schedule, only Labor Day is used for the unorthodox wraparound Friday through Monday format. It helps that it falls in the middle of the FedExCup Playoffs, where one break week is mixed in each year among the four-event postseason. That often comes after Labor Day, so there’s not a huge travel rush getting off to the next stop on Tour………..Read More

Michelle Wie enters KPMG Women’s PGA bolstered by confidence

OLYMPIA FIELDS, Ill. – Hope never dies with Michelle Wie. She’s the great curiosity of the LPGA, mostly because no one in the women’s game has experienced more extremes. Wie comes into the year’s second major riding a subtle hot streak, with four top-4 finishes in her last five events.

David Leadbetter, Wie’s longtime swing instructor who is like a second dad, made a daring statement in the shadows of Olympia Field’s palatial clubhouse: “There’s no doubt in my mind she’s going to win soon.”……………Read More

Golf – Brilliant Ariya on top of world with Manulife Classic win

Thailand’s Ariya Jutanugarn drained a 25-foot birdie putt to win the Manulife LPGA Classic in a three-way playoff, guaranteeing her ascent to the world number one ranking. Her dramatic win at Whistle Bear Golf Club in Cambridge, Ontario came after Lexi Thompson stumbled with four bogeys on the back nine which saw a four-shot lead evaporate. On the first playoff hole, Thompson looked to have recovered her composure when she crushed a long tee shot 50 yards further than Ariya and South Korea’s Chun In-Gee………….Read More