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Tommy Fleetwood: ‘Teeing off at the Ryder Cup will tick off a lifetime goal’

Three years ago the Southport golfer had the yips so badly he feared for his future in the game, but now he is a household nameNext Friday, 28 September, will forever hold a place in Tommy Fleetwood’s heart. It is hardly being dismissive of the golfer’…

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Ryder Cup: Congressional Country Club to host 2036 event

The 2036 Ryder Cup will be held at the Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, the PGA of America has announced.

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FedEx Cup: PGA Tour announces Tour Championship revamp for 2019

Prize money for the winner of the FedEx Cup is to increase to $15m (£11.4m) in a revamp announced by the PGA Tour.

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Ryder Cup 2018: Europe v United States – BBC TV, radio and online coverage

Details of BBC Sport’s coverage on TV, radio and online as Europe try to win back the trophy from the United States.

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European amateur champion murdered in US

A man is charged with murder after Spanish golfer Celia Barquín is found dead on an Iowa golf course.

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LPGA Tour makes swing towards mixed golf events and more prize money

• Talks between men’s and women’s tours in US and Europe• Brittany Lincicome featured as exemption on PGA Tour in JulyThe prospect of golf’s leading men and women competing in the same event is edging closer, according to the head of the LPGA Tour who …

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Stanford wins first major as Olson squanders lead on final hole

American Angela Stanford wins her first major title at the Evian Championship after compatriot Amy Olson double-bogeys the last.

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Stanford wins first major as Olson squanders lead on final hole

American Angela Stanford wins her first major title at the Evian Championship after compatriot Amy Olson double-bogeys the last.

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KLM Open: China’s Wu Ashun wins by one shot from England’s Chris Wood

China’s Wu Ashun claims his third European Tour title at the KLM Open as England’s Chris Wood three-putted the final green to finish second by a shot.

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KLM Open: China’s Wu Ashun wins by one shot from England’s Chris Wood

China’s Wu Ashun claims his third European Tour title at the KLM Open as England’s Chris Wood three-putted the final green to finish second by a shot.

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Evian Championship: American Amy Olson moves two ahead on day three

Amy Olson is two shots clear at the Evian Championship, with England’s Georgia Hall five strokes behind in the year’s final major.

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Evian Masters: Georgia Hall two shots back as rookie Maria Torres shares lead

England’s British Open champion Georgia Hall is two shots off the lead at the halfway stage of the year’s final major, the Evian Masters.

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Evian Championship: England’s Georgia Hall three shots off lead

England’s Georgia Hall is three strokes off the lead after the first round of the Evian Championship in France.

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Richie Ramsay: Scottish golfer seeks inspiration from All Blacks’ approach

Scotland’s Richie Ramsay says maintaining perspective and watching All Blacks documentaries help with European Tour pressures.

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‘My hope is to inspire you to be more loving to one another’: Pro golfer comes out as gay

Japanese-American golfer Tadd Fujikawa comes out as gay in a social media post, saying he wants to inspire people to be more loving to one another.

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Rules of Golf: Slightly more relaxed approach to help players

A ‘player’s edition’ of the Rules of Golf that explains the complexities of the game is launched and will come into force from 1 January, 2019.

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