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Nov 23

Hong Kong Open: Matthew Fitzpatrick one shot off lead in European Tour 2017-18 opener

England’s Matthew Fitzpatrick is one shot off the lead in the Hong Kong Open – the first European Tour event of the 2017-18 season.

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Nov 23

EurAsia Cup: Paul Casey and Alexander Levy chosen as European wildcards

Paul Casey will play for Europe for the first time since 2008 after being chosen as a wildcard for January’s EurAsia Cup.

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Nov 22

Trump touts busy day of meetings – then appears to play golf

The president’s Thanksgiving trip to Mar-a-Lago seemed to take a recreational turn, despite his staff’s insistence he had ‘a full schedule of meetings and calls’Donald Trump appears to have headed straight to the golf course on the first day of his Tha…

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Nov 22

‘I didn’t want to walk round in circles’ – the golfer back on Tour after 27 operations

Marc Cayeux tells BBC Sport about his incredible recovery from a car crash that needed 27 operations and left him an inch shorter.

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Nov 19

Jutanugarn claims Tour Championship with birdie at last

Thailand’s Ariya Jutanugarn birdies the final hole for a five-under 67 to win the Tour Championship by one shot in Florida.

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Nov 19

Austin Cook wins maiden PGA title with four-shot RSM Classic win

American Austin Cook wins his first PGA title with a four-shot victory in the RSM Classic on Sea Island, Georgia.

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Nov 19

Race to Dubai: Tommy Fleetwood says win caps off ‘best year of my life’

Tommy Fleetwood was overwhelmed with joy after being crowned Race to Dubai champion after the final round of the Tour Championship.

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Nov 19

Tommy Fleetwood wins Race to Dubai after Jon Rahm’s DP World Tour victory

• Justin Rose collapse hands European title to Fleetwood• Jon Rahm seals second victory of season in DubaiSpain’s Jon Rahm won the DP World Tour Championship as Justin Rose’s dramatic late collapse meant Tommy Fleetwood was crowned European No1.Rose lo…

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Nov 19

Fleetwood pips Rose to Race to Dubai title as Rahm wins Tour Championship

Tommy Fleetwood beats fellow Englishman Justin Rose to the Race to Dubai title as Jon Rahm wins the season finale Tour Championship.

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Nov 18

One-shot lead makes Rose favourite for Race to Dubai

Justin Rose takes a one-shot lead into the Tour Championship’s final day and is in pole position to beat Tommy Fleetwood to the Race to Dubai title.

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Nov 18

Justin Rose and Tommy Fleetwood set for thrilling Race to Dubai climax

• Fleetwood two shots behind DP World Tour Championship leader Rose• Order of merit winner will be settled between the two on SundayThe European Tour has been afforded the season ending climax marketeers dream of. Whoever prevails between Tommy Fleetwo…

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Nov 17

Matt Fitzpatrick’s desert form sets hot pace ahead of Tyrrell Hatton in Dubai

• Sheffield golfer leads on 10 under after 36 holes, one clear of Hatton• Tommy Fleetwood closes in on Justin Rose with second-round 65It is unclear whether Matt Fitzpatrick developed a fondness for sand when a child but the great anomaly of a golfer f…

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Nov 17

European Tour’s Tour Championship: Matthew Fitzpatrick leads season finale

Matthew Fitzpatrick leads the Tour Championship by one stroke as Race to Dubai leader Tommy Fleetwood moves into contention.

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Nov 17

Donald hospitalised with chest pains and won’t play again in 2017

England’s Luke Donald undergoes tests in hospital for chest pains and will not return to action until 2018.

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Nov 16

Night-putting not best preparation for Marc Warren in Dubai

Marc Warren only had half and hour to practice after getting a first reserve call to Tour Championship in Dubai and had to use the light of his coach’s mobile phone.

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Nov 16

Justin Rose eyes Race to Dubai title one shot off lead in DP World Championship

• Golfer makes excellent start in bid for three tournament wins in succession• Race to Dubai leader Tommy Fleetwood double bogeys opening holeIt took just one hole for Tommy Fleetwood to be dissuaded of any notion that his claiming of the Race to Dubai…

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