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Oct 22

Ji Eun-hee wins in Taiwan for first US LPGA title in eight years

South Korea’s Eun-Hee Ji claims her first tournament win in eight years with victory at the US LPGA event in Taiwan.

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Oct 22

Justin Thomas wins CJ Cup after play-off against Marc Leishman

American Justin Thomas beats Australian Marc Leishman at the second play-off hole to win the CJ Cup in South Korea.

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Oct 18

Ryder Cup captains emulate Arnold Palmer’s Eiffel Tower shot

Ryder Cup captains Jim Furyk and Thomas Bjorn recreate Arnold Palmer’s famous Eiffel Tower shot to mark one year until the 2018 competition.

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Oct 17

US Ryder Cup team ‘still have a chip on our shoulder’

US Ryder Cup skipper Jim Furyk says there is still work to be done to fully restore his country’s reputation in the tournament.

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Oct 17

Tiger Woods ‘can do as much as he needs to do’

Tiger Woods is cleared by his doctor to resume full golf activities as the 14-time major winner continues his comeback from injury.

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Oct 15

In-form Hatton denies Fisher again to win Italian Open

England’s Tyrrell Hatton claims his second European Tour victory in as many weeks by edging out Ross Fisher by a shot in the Italian Open.

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Oct 15

Rory McIlroy’s childhood home offers few clues to his sporting genius | Simon Burnton

Bricks and mortar hold some fascination for fans and offer sentimental appeal but for real insight into what inspired the greats we need to look a little deeperIt is, the estate agent promises, a “beautifully presented red brick semi-detached property …

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Oct 14

Wallace two clear in Italy as Hatton makes move

England’s Matt Wallace takes a two-shot lead into the final round of the Italian Open, with Tyrrell Hatton and Francesco Molinari in second.

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Oct 13

England’s Wallace shares lead with Fraser in Italy

England’s Matt Wallace and Australian Marcus Fraser are two clear of the field after two rounds of the Italian Open at Golf Club Milano in Monza.

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Oct 12

Italian Open: Jamie Donaldson, Eddie Pepperell & Matt Wallace among first-round leaders

Jamie Donaldson, Eddie Pepperell and Matt Wallace shoot 64s to take a share of a six-way lead at the Italian Open.

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Oct 12

I didn’t want to play golf – Willett on his struggle for form and fitness

Former Masters champion Danny Willett on coping with injury, poor form and splits within his team.

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Oct 11

Scottish golfers seek to round off 2017 on a high

Scotland’s top players look to round off the season with strong performances in China, Turkey, South Africa and the United Arab Emirates.

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Oct 10

Bjorn expects Englishman Hatton to be in his Ryder Cup team

Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn believes Tyrrell Hatton can make his European side for the matches next year after defending his Dunhill Links title.

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Oct 09

Safeway Open: Brendan Steele wins title for second year in succession

American Brendan Steele finishes with a three-under-par 69 to win the Safeway Open for the second year in succession.

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Oct 08

Hatton wins Dunhill Links as Fisher sets St Andrews course record

Tyrrell Hatton defends his Dunhill Links Championship title with a three-shot win at St Andrews as Ross Fisher posts a new course record 61.

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Oct 08

Ladies French Open: Holly Clyburn fourth as Cristie Kerr wins first European title

England’s Holly Clyburn finishes in a share of fourth as American Cristie Kerr wins the Ladies French Open.

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