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Golfer Bill Haas released from hospital after car crash that killed driver

Collision killed driver of Ferrari golfer was driving inActor Luke Wilson escaped injury after clipping Haas’s carProfessional golfer Bill Haas was hospitalised but escaped serious injuries following a crash in Los Angeles that killed the driver of the…

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American Haas survives car crash that leaves one dead

American golfer Bill Haas was a passenger in a car crash which left one person dead and two injured, Los Angeles police say.

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R&A’s Portmarnock alliance sends a dismal message | Ewan Murray

Next year’s Amateur Championship will take place at a club which retains a male-only membership policy and the R&A’s explanation does golf no favoursThe job description for chief executive of the R&A does not include a necessity to defend the i…

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St Andrews: Scottish course to host 150th Open in 2021

St Andrews will host the 150th Open Championship in 2021 – the 30th time the Scottish course will have staged the event.

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Pebble Beach Pro-Am: Ted Potter Jr wins second PGA Tour title

Ted Potter Jr wins just his second PGA Tour title with a three-shot victory in the Pebble Beach Pro-Am in California

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Rory McIlroy misses 54-hole cut at Pebble Beach after even par 72

Four-time major winner Rory McIlroy misses the 54-hole cut at the Pebble Beach Pro-Am in California.

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Rory McIlroy: Northern Irishman drops down Pebble Beach leaderboard after 74

Rory McIlroy turns a potential eagle chance into a five-putt double bogey during the second round of the Pebble Beach Pro-Am in California.

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Rory McIlroy: World number eight three off early Pebble Beach pace after 68

Rory McIlroy is left three off the early clubhouse pace at the Pebble Beach Pro-Am after firing an opening four-under-par 68.

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‘Courses crumbling into the sea’ – Open venues could disappear, says new climate report

Open venues such as St Andrews and Royal Troon could be in danger by the end of the century if sea levels rise, says new report.

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Irish Open: McGinley to be 2019 host with event to follow British Masters model

Paul McGinley will be Irish Open tournament host in 2019 with Ireland’s major winners then undertaking the role over the following years.

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From £170 to £30,000 in a week – golfer’s dream debut

Scotland’s Kris Davidson hopes a runners-up cheque in her first Tour start as a professional is the forerunner of a successful career.

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Gary Woodland wins Waste Management Phoenix Open in play-off

Gary Woodland wins the Waste Management Phoenix Open at the first play-off hole at TPC Scottsdale in Arizona.

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Sharma shoots 62 to win in Malaysia as Westwood fades

England’s Lee Westwood finishes seven shots off the winner Shubhankar Sharma, who claims the Maybank Championship in Malaysia with a superb final round of 62.

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Oates Vic Open: Georgia Hall finishes joint-third in Melbourne

England’s Georgia Hall finishes joint-third at the Oates Vic Open in Melbourne as Australian Minjee Lee takes victory.

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Rickie Fowler takes one-shot Phoenix Open lead in Arizona

Rickie Fowler leads by one shot after the penultimate round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open in Scottsdale, Arizona.

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Oates Vic Open: Georgia Hall lies joint fifth in Melbourne

England’s Georgia Hall is in a three-way tie for fifth on two under after round three of the Oates Vic Open in Melbourne.

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