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Jason Day beats Tiger in Japan Skins _ and also with quips

Stephen Wade, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 4:15am

Not only did Jason Day win the inaugural "The Challenge: Japan Skins" game on Monday, beating Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy and Hideki Matsuyama, he also won the needling contest.

Woods returning after fifth surgical procedure on left knee

Stephen Wade, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 9:51pm

Tiger Woods is returning from another surgical procedure on his left knee — his fifth on the same problem spot.

Rain pushes PGA Tour Champions' final round to Monday

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 10:34am

Heavy rain forecast to last throughout the day forced the postponement of the third round of the PGA Tour Champions event on Sunday.

Justin Thomas wins 11th PGA Tour event, 2nd in South Korea

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 12:19am

Justin Thomas won his 11th PGA Tour event and his second in South Korea in three years with a final-round 5-under 67 and a two-stroke victory over South Korean-born New Zealander Danny Lee.

Parel, Tolles top PGA Tour Champions playoff opener

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 3:36pm

Scott Parel shot his second straight 6-under 66 on Saturday for a share of the lead with Tommy Tolles in the Dominion Energy Charity Classic, the first of three tournaments in the PGA Tour Champions' Charles Schwab Cup playoffs.

Korda takes 1-shot lead in Shanghai with 6-under 66

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 5:37am

Jessica Korda shot a 6-under 66 in the third round, with eight birdies and two bogeys, to take a one-shot lead at the Buick LPGA Shanghai on Saturday.

Top-ranked Koepka withdraws from CJ Cup with knee injury

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 5:01pm

Top-ranked Brooks Koepka withdrew from the PGA Tour's CJ Cup before the third round Saturday after aggravating a left knee injury a day earlier when he slipped on wet concrete.

Tommy Tolles lead PGA Tour Champions playoff opener

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 3:24pm

Tommy Tolles closed with a birdie for a 7-under 65 and the first-round lead Friday in the Dominion Energy Charity Classic, the first of three tournaments in the Charles Schwab Cup playoffs.

Matt Every suspended 3 months for drug of abuse

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 3:08pm

Matt Every was suspended for 12 weeks Friday for what the PGA Tour said was a violation of its conduct policy on drugs of abuse. Every said it was legal prescription for cannabis to treat mental health.

Struggling Francesco Molinari changes his caddy

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 5:53am

A year after winning the British Open and one week after failing to make the cut in his home Italian Open, Francesco Molinari says he is changing his caddy.

Brooke Henderson hits hole in 1, leads LPGA Shanghai

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 4:43am

Brooke Henderson hit a hole-in-one and shot an 8-under 64 to take the lead in the second round of the Buick LPGA Shanghai on Friday.

Justin Thomas takes 2-stroke after 2 rounds at CJ Cup

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 12:06am

Justin Thomas shot a 9-under 63 Friday to take a two-stroke lead at the CJ Cup, putting himself in position to win his second PGA Tour event in South Korea in three years.

Helen Alfredsson wins Senior LPGA for major sweep

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 16th - 4:01pm

Helen Alfredsson added the Senior LPGA Championship to her U.S. Senior Women's Open title, rallying Wednesday at cold and windy French Lick Resort to sweep the two major championships of the season.

Walker adds 58 penalty shots at Senior LPGA for new rule

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 16th - 10:50am

her last full season on the LPGA Tour was in 2008 — and the sport went through the most comprehensive overhaul of the Rules of Golf, effective this year.

Men, women to compete against each other in golf in Europe

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 11:02am

Men and women will compete against each other next year in Sweden in a new European Tour and Ladies European Tour event hosted by Henrik Stenson and Annika Sorenstam.

Lanto Griffin saves par on last hole to win Houston Open

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 13th - 5:19pm

Lanto Griffin took the lead with a 35-foot birdie putt and won the Houston Open on Sunday with a 6-foot par that gave him a 3-under 69 and a one-shot victory that sends him to the Masters next year.

Kelly rallies to win PGA Tour Champions in Carolina

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 13th - 2:09pm

Jerry Kelly closed with a 7-under 65 and won the SAS Championship on Sunday, allowing him to close the gap in the Charles Schwab Cup as the PGA Tour Champions heads into its postseason.

Wiesberger wins Italian Open, tops Race to Dubai rankings

Andrew Dampf, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 13th - 10:58am

Bernd Wiesberger moved atop the Race to Dubai rankings by winning the Italian Open on Sunday for his second Rolex Series victory of the year.

Medvedev wins Shanghai Masters for fourth title of the year

Sandra Harwitt, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 13th - 4:29am

Daniil Medvedev extended the form that made him the hottest player in men's tennis when he captured the Shanghai Masters title with a 6-4, 6-1 win over Alexander Zverev on Sunday.