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Tiger Woods to have a ‘blast’ partnering Phil Mickelson at Players Championship

• Two former bitter rivals will play first two rounds together• Woods appreciated Mickelson’s support during injury struggleThe most remarkable aspect of this Tiger Woods comeback does not relate to results. Not yet, anyway.That Woods and Phil Mickelso…

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Jason Day takes Wells Fargo for second win of season as Tiger Woods fades

Day wins at Quail Hollow to claim second PGA Tour title of 2018Tiger Woods was a non-factor with 74, finishing 14 shots off paceAmericans Aaron Wise (68) and Nick Watney (69) tied for secondJason Day has won the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow…

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Jason Day wins Wells Fargo Championship by two shots after final-round 69

Jason Day wins the Wells Fargo Championship by two shots after a two-under final round of 69 at Quail Hollow in North Carolina.

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GolfSixes: Ireland beat France to win title as English teams lose in quarters

Ireland beat France 2-0 to win the second edition of the GolfSixes at the Centurion Club in St Albans.

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Jason Day takes two-shot Quail Hollow lead while Peter Malnati slumps

• Day has five birdies in last 10 holes at Wells Fargo Championship• Overnight leader seven shots behind, level with Rory McIlroyJason Day sputtered at the start and finally hit his stride for a four-under 67 to build a two-shot lead going into the fin…

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Wells Fargo Championship: Jason Day two ahead at Quail Hollow

Jason Day is two shots ahead after the third round of the Wells Fargo Championship, with England’s Paul Casey three off the lead.

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England’s men and women win through at GolfSixes

England’s men and women both reach the quarter-finals of GolfSixes at the Centurion Club in St Albans.

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Tiger Woods finds last-gasp birdie to make the cut at Quail Hollow

‘I’m on a hot streak’ says Woods after ending birdie droughtPeter Malnati leads from Aaron Wise and Jason DayTiger Woods waited until his final hole at the Wells Fargo championship to record the first birdie of his round and it got him just inside the …

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England’s Casey two shots off lead at Quail Hollow as McIlroy falls away

England’s Paul Casey is two shots off the lead at the Wells Fargo Championship while Tyrrell Hatton and Rory McIlroy slip further behind.

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England’s Hatton two off Wells Fargo lead with McIlroy one further back

England’s Tyrrell Hatton is two shots off the lead at the Wells Fargo Championship, with Rory McIlroy a shot further back at Quail Hollow.

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‘I don’t care about The Open, the Masters is bigger’ – McIlroy

World number seven Rory McIlroy says he feels ready to return to action following his disappointing final round at Augusta.

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Equality in sport: Lowri Roberts says Cottrell Park Golf Resort policy is discriminatory

A woman is considering legal action because she claims her golf club is discriminating against her by stopping her playing in prime Saturday morning slots.

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Augusta and Sky’s disagreements over Masters coverage will not be resolved in a bubble | Ewan Murray

The host and the main UK broadcaster’s difficult relationship raises the possibility of all four days of the Masters returning to the BBC. Whatever happens will reverberate through the gameThe fact that Sky Sports and Augusta National have endured an u…

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Augusta and Sky’s disagreements over Masters coverage will not be resolved in a bubble | Ewan Murray

The host and the main UK broadcaster’s difficult relationship raises the possibility of all four days of the Masters returning to the BBC. Whatever happens will reverberate through the gameThe fact that Sky Sports and Augusta National have endured an u…

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Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn surprises a golf fan after receiving his letter

Europe’s Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn surprises a golf fan after receiving a letter from him.

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Mediheal Championship: Lydia Ko wins her first tournament in two years

Former world number one Lydia Ko wins the Mediheal Championship in California after beating Minjee Lee in a play-off hole.

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