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  • Inverness Club to host US Junior Amateur in 2019

    TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Inverness Club has been selected by the United States Golf Association as the host site for the 2019 U.S. Junior Amateur Championship, to be contested July 15-20. The Toledo facility opened in 1903 and its current course was designed by Donald Ross in 1916. The course has been restored three times,…

  • Golf Glance

    ASIAN TOUR DUBAI OPEN Site: Dubai United Arab Emirates. Schedule: Thursday-Sunday. Course: The Els Club (7,538 yards, par 72). Purse: $500,000. Winner’s share: $90,000. Television: None. Last year: Inaugural event. Last week: England’s Lee Westwood won the Thailand Golf Championship for the second time in four years, closing with a 5-under 67 for a one-stroke…

  • Brad Fritsch wins Web.com Q-school by 7 shots

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Brad Fritsch of Canada earned full status on the Web.com Tour by closing with a 5-under 66 to win the qualifying tournament by seven shots. It was the second-widest margin at Q-school in the last 25 years. Fritsch made three early birdies and was never seriously challenged the rest…

  • Web.com Tour Q-School Scores

    Tuesday At PGA National Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Purse: $510,000 c-Champion Course: 7,177 yards, par-71 f-Fazio Course: 7,050 yards, par-72 Final Brad Fritsch, $25,000 72f-64c-65f-65c-70f-66c–402 Andrew Landry, $15,000 71c-67f-67f-69c-67f-68c–409 Dustin Bray, $15,000 68f-66c-72f-70c-68f-66c–410 Rhein Gibson, $15,000 70c-74f-67c-67f-65f-68c–411 Tain Lee, $15,000 65f-77c-65f-69c-68f-69c–413 Seamus Power, $15,000 68f-70c-71f-68c-68f-68c–413 Rick Cochran, $15,000 66f-67c-70f-69c-73f-69c–414 Matt Fast, $15,000 67c-69f-67f-72c-68f-72c–415 Cody Gribble,…

  • A season only seems long when it never ends

    The idea that the PGA Tour calendar is too full depends on how you look at the calendar. In this new world of the wraparound season, it seems as though golf never ends. There was a three-week break between the end of one season (Tour Championship) and the start of another (Frys.com Open). And then…

  • A year defined by every club in the bag

    Winston Churchill would have been impressed. The late British prime minister delivered one of the most famous quotations in golf when he described it as “a game whose aim is to hit a very small ball into an even smaller hole with weapons singularly ill-designed for the purpose.” Equipment is a lot better. And if…

  • Rory McIlroy is European Tour golfer of the year

    VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — Rory McIlroy has been chosen as the European Tour player of the year, capping a season in which he won two majors, the Ryder Cup, and topped the money lists in Europe and the United States. McIlroy, the world No. 1, won his maiden British Open title by two strokes…

  • World Golf Ranking

    Through Dec. 14 1. Rory McIlroy NIR 11.35 2. Henrik Stenson SWE 8.40 3. Adam Scott AUS 8.01 4. Bubba Watson USA 7.47 5. Justin Rose ENG 6.94 6. Sergio Garcia ESP 6.92 7. Jim Furyk USA 6.85 8. Jason Day AUS 6.06 9. Jordan Spieth USA 5.90 10. Rickie Fowler USA 5.63 11. Matt…

  • Bernhard and Jason Langer win Father-Son Challenge

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Bernhard and Jason Langer won the PNC Father-Son Challenge on Sunday, closing with a 13-under 59 for a two-stroke victory in the better-ball event. The Langers finished at 23-under 123 at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club’s Grande Lake Orlando. Fourteen-year-old Jason jumped into the lineup Saturday when sister Christina withdrew because of…

  • PNC Father-Son Challenge Par Scores

    Sunday At Grande Lake Orlando (Ritz-Carlton Golf Club) Orlando, Fla. Purse: $1.085 million Yardage: 7,023; Par: 72 Final Money winnings per team Bernhard and Jason Langer, $200,000 62-59–121 -23 Davis and Dru Love, $80,000 64-59–123 -21 Vijay and Qass Singh, $53,625 63-61–124 -20 Curtis and Tom Strange, $53,625 62-62–124 -20 Mark and Shaun O’Meara, $49,000…

  • PNC Father-Son Challenge Scores

    Sunday At Grande Lake Orlando (Ritz-Carlton Golf Club) Orlando, Fla. Purse: $1.085 million Yardage: 7,023; Par: 72 Final Money winnings per team Bernhard and Jason Langer, $200,000 62-59–121 Davis and Dru Love, $80,000 64-59–123 Vijay and Qass Singh, $53,625 63-61–124 Curtis and Tom Strange, $53,625 62-62–124 Mark and Shaun O’Meara, $49,000 64-61–125 Sandy and James…

  • Thailand Championship Leading Scores

    Sunday At Amata Spring Country Club Chonburi, Thailand Purse: $1 million Yardage: 7,453; Par: 72 Final Lee Westwood, England 70-71-72-67–280 Martin Kaymer, Germany 71-72-70-68–281 Marcus Fraser, Australia 69-72-70-70–281 Tommy Fleetwood, England 71-69-73-70–283 Scott Hend, Australia 70-74-71-69–284 Thongchai Jaidee, Thailand 72-71-74-68–285 Jonathan Moore, United States 71-71-72-71–285 Anirban Lahiri, India 71-73-68-73–285 Sergio Garcia, Spain 71-75-71-69–286 Kiradech Aphibarnrat,…

  • Australian PGA Championship Scores

    Sunday At RACV Royal Pines Resort Gold Coast, Australia Purse: $823,400 Yardage: 7,336; Par: 72 Final Chalmers won on seventh playoff hole Greg Chalmers, Australia 71-71-71-64–277 Wade Ormsby, Australia 68-67-71-71–277 Adam Scott, Australia 68-69-69-71–277 Michael Hendry, New Zealand 70-71-67-71–279 Scott Stallings, United States 72-70-68-70–280 Boo Weekley, United States 66-72-69-74–281 Matthew Giles, Australia 73-69-70-70–282 Scott Strange,…

  • Grace wins Alfred Dunhill Championship by 7 shots

    MALELANE, South Africa (AP) — Branden Grace held his nerve on the final day to win the Alfred Dunhill Championship by seven shots at Leopard Creek Country Club on Sunday. The South African started the day with a one-shot advantage over Lucas Bjerregaard, but quickly gained breathing space when the Dane had a bogey on…

  • Sunday’s Time Schedule

    All Times EST NFL Oakland at Kansas City, 1 p.m. Pittsburgh at Atlanta, 1 p.m. Washington at N.Y. Giants, 1 p.m. Miami at New England, 1 p.m. Houston at Indianapolis, 1 p.m. Jacksonville at Baltimore, 1 p.m. Green Bay at Buffalo, 1 p.m. Tampa Bay at Carolina, 1 p.m. Cincinnati at Cleveland, 1 p.m. Denver…