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  • Weekend Time Schedule

    All Times EST Saturday TOP 25 BASKETBALL Men No. 1 Kentucky vs. Alabama, 7 p.m. No. 2 Virginia vs. No. 4 Duke, 7 p.m. No. 3 Gonzaga vs. Memphis, 10 p.m. No. 5 Wisconsin at…

  • Man dies from heart attack before pro-am in Dubai

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A founding member of the golf club hosting this week’s Dubai Desert Classic has died after suffering cardiac arrest while warming up on the driving range before the pro-am…

  • McIlroy tired of finishing runner-up

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The familiar environs of the Emirates Golf Club is where Rory McIlroy hopes this week to end a streak of three straight second-place finishes on the European Tour. The…

  • The different levels of long on the PGA Tour

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Tim Clark was wrong about one thing. He’s not the shortest hitter on the PGA Tour. Justin Leonard earned that distinction last season on the PGA Tour by finishing at No.…

  • Woods tries to put interest in golf back on golf

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Tiger Woods had a full set of teeth and was chomping at the bit to get his season started. In Phoenix, of all places, where he hasn’t been in 14 years.…

  • Golfer Allenby stands by story, says truth will come out

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — A defiant and at times angry Robert Allenby stood by his story Tuesday that he was robbed and beaten in Honolulu, basing the account on what he remembered and what he…

  • RBC Heritage golf course to undergo renovations

    HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Harbour Town Golf Links will get spruced up after next April’s PGA Tour event, the RBC Heritage. The Sea Pines Resort said Tuesday the course would close for the…

  • Tale of Tiger’s tooth: ‘Dude … caught me square’ on mouth

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Tiger Woods was all smiles Tuesday — and with a full set of teeth. Woods gave a play-by-play account of how his front tooth was knocked out in Italy on Jan.…

  • Michelle Wie set for LPGA Tour opener in Florida

    OCALA, Fla. (AP) — Well-rested and healthy, Michelle Wie is ready to get back to work. “I’m very excited for this year,” said Wie, set to begin play Wednesday in the LPGA Tour’s season-opening Coates…

  • 2016 Brit Open’s Royal Troon to review male-only membership

    TROON, Scotland (AP) — Royal Troon Golf Club, the host of the 2016 British Open, says it will review its male-only membership policy. A statement on Tuesday says Troon will “shortly undertake a comprehensive review”…

  • 2015 Presidents Cup Points

    At Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea Incheon, South Korea Oct. 8-11, 2015 Through Jan. 25 United States 1. Jimmy Walker 4,647 2. Bubba Watson 3,922 3. Matt Kuchar 3,159 4. Patrick Reed 3,090 5. Chris…

  • Champions Tour Statistics

    Through Jan. 25 Charles Schwab Cup 1, Miguel Angel Jimenez, 309. 2, Mark O’Meara, 187. 3, Fred Couples, 133. 4, Rocco Mediate, 112. 5, Colin Montgomerie, 77. 5, Olin Browne, 77. 5, Wes Short, Jr.,…

  • Champions Tour Schedule

    Jan. 23-25 — Mitsubishi Electric Championship (Miguel Angel Jimenez) Feb. 6-8 — Allianz Championship, The Old Course at Broken Sound, Boca Raton, Fla. Feb. 13-15 — ACE Group Classic, TwinEagles GC (Talon), Naples, Fla. March…

  • Champions Tour Charles Schwab Cup Leaders

    Through Jan. 25 Trn Money 1. Miguel Angel Jimenez 1 $309,000 2. Mark O’Meara 1 $187,000 3. Fred Couples 1 $133,000 4. Rocco Mediate 1 $111,500 5. Olin Browne 1 $76,750 5. Bernhard Langer 1…

  • PGA Tour Statistics

    Through Jan. 25 Scoring Average 1, Webb Simpson, 68.93. 2, Ryan Palmer, 69.68. 3, Robert Streb, 69.72. 4, Russell Henley, 69.75. 5, Jason Day, 69.76. 6, Will MacKenzie, 69.78. 7, Jimmy Walker, 69.78. 8, Harris…