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  • Trophee Hassan II Leading Scores

    At Golf du Palais Royal Agadir, Morocco Purse: $1.63 million Yardage: 7,041; Par: 72 First Round Adrien Saddier 65 Daniel Gaunt 66 George Coetzee 67 David Drysdale 67 Chris Wood 67 Anthony Wall 68 Marcel…

  • Frenchman Saddier leads Hassan II after 7-under 65

    AGADIR, Morocco (AP) — Frenchman Adrien Saddier opened with an eagle and added five birdies in a 7-under round of 65 to lead Englishman Daniel Gaunt by one shot after the first round of the…

  • Ryder Cup director impressed with Italy’s 2022 bid

    ROME (AP) — European Ryder Cup director Richard Hills appears impressed with Italy’s bid for the 2022 event. During an inspection visit at the Marco Simone club northeast of Rome, Hills is quoted by the…

  • Top-ranked Lydia Ko set for Kia Classic

    CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) — Top-ranked Lydia Ko doesn’t want to get too far ahead of herself at the Kia Classic — a week before the first major championship of the LPGA Tour season. “I’m going…

  • Advice for Tiger Woods: Eat grapes and tie a double knot

    When we last saw Tiger Woods he was fleeing from a golf tournament in mid-round, mumbling something about improper activation of his glutes. He’s been missing in action for some time now, desperately searching for…

  • Jordan Spieth right at home in Texas Open

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jordan Spieth has a couple of home games before the Masters. “I enjoy being able to drive my own car to these tournaments,” said Spieth, the 21-year Texan who lives in…

  • Els gets a tip and a compliment to end streak

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Ernie Els showed up at Bay Hill having missed the cut in four consecutive tournaments, the longest such streak of his career since 1993 when he missed the cut at the…

  • Augusta National getting too crowded for its liking

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Matt Every needed a victory at Bay Hill to get into the Masters, and he was only being honest when he shared what he was thinking as Henrik Stenson faced a…

  • Clarke could ask Gerrard to address Europe’s Ryder Cup team

    LONDON (AP) — Darren Clarke says he could ask Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard to address Europe’s Ryder Cup team before it takes on the United States at Hazeltine next year. Clarke, who was selected as…

  • LPGA Tour Statistics

    Through March 22 Scoring 1, Hyo-Joo Kim, 69.00. 2 (tie), Lydia Ko and Stacy Lewis, 69.25. 4, Inbee Park, 69.63. 5, Julie Yang, 69.75. 6, Sei-Young Kim, 70.11. 7, Azahara Munoz, 70.13. 8, Sun Young…

  • LPGA Tour Schedule

    Jan. 28-31 — Coates Golf Championship (Na Yeon Choi) Feb. 5-8 — Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic (Sei Young Kim) Feb. 19-22 — ISPS Handa Women’s Australian Open (Lydia Ko) Feb. 26-March 1 — Honda…

  • LPGA Money Leaders

    Through March 22 Trn Money 1. Lydia Ko 5 $487,485 2. Amy Yang 6 $439,341 3. Stacy Lewis 5 $394,356 4. Inbee Park 4 $318,148 5. Sei-Young Kim 5 $310,422 6. Na Yeon Choi 6…

  • Not the smoothest road to the Masters for McIlroy

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Rory McIlroy’s road to the Masters was memorable for reasons not many would have imagined. He missed the cut at the Honda Classic. He was missing a club at the Cadillac…

  • World Golf Ranking

    Through March 22 1. Rory McIlroy NIR 10.93 2. Henrik Stenson SWE 7.96 3. Bubba Watson USA 7.68 4. Jason Day AUS 6.61 5. Adam Scott AUS 6.57 6. Jordan Spieth USA 6.39 7. Jim…

  • Every heads back to the Masters with a better game

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The putt was from 18 feet on the final hole at Bay Hill, with the tournament riding on the outcome. The ball caught the left edge of the cup and disappeared,…