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Nov 16

England’s Rose one off Dubai lead as Fleetwood falters

Justin Rose is one shot off the lead at the DP World Tour Championship, as Race to Dubai leader Tommy Fleetwood falters.

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Nov 15

Tommy Fleetwood backs himself to close out the Race to Dubai as No1

• Tommy Fleetwood holds lead of €260,000 on Justin Rose• Sergio García also part of equation though needs unlikely turn of eventsIn this, a season in which Rory McIlroy took leave from social media after being subject to one insult too many, Tommy Flee…

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Nov 15

Golf sponsors happy to pay but appearance fees can distort sport | Ewan Murray

Players should not be expected to promote a tournament for nothing but at some level being paid regardless of performance surely contradicts the ethos of sportIf the basis for judging Keith Pelley is the bottom line, the European Tour’s chief executive…

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Nov 14

Sergio García says TaylorMade split ‘not only my decision’ as Callaway deal likely

• Masters champion says two parties couldn’t come to contract agreement • Spaniard says he has only a ‘2% chance of winning’ this week’s Race to DubaiSergio García has admitted a parting with TaylorMade equipment was not solely of his own volition, wit…

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Nov 14

Bradley Neil happy to avoid Q-school on way to debut season on European Tour

Scotland’s Bradley Neil is pleased to avoid the stress of qualifying school as he prepares for his first season on the European Tour.

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Nov 12

Kizzire beats Fowler to win OHL Classic

Patton Kizzire wins his first PGA title as Rickie Fowler misses out at the OHL Classic in Mexico.

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Nov 12

Grace edges out Scotsman Jamieson at Sun City

South Africa’s Branden Grace fires a six-under 66 to win the Nedbank Golf Challenge by one shot from Scotsman Scott Jamieson.

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Nov 12

Justin Rose aiming to pip Tommy Fleetwood at the last in Race to Dubai | Ewan Murray

In-form Masters runner-up, so bruised by his play-off defeat at Augusta, can end on a high in DP World Tour Championship where he has unfinished businessThose who belittle the value of an order of merit chase may need to look away now. The Race to Duba…

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Nov 12

Feng to be first Chinese number one after Blue Bay win

Shanshan Feng will become the first Chinese golfer to top the world rankings after her victory at the Blue Bay event in her homeland.

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Nov 11

Scotland’s Thomson misses out on India title by a shot

Scotland’s Michele Thomson misses out by one stroke as Camille Chevalier of France comes from behind to win the Indian Open.

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Nov 11

Scotsman Jamieson one ahead of Dubuisson at Sun City

Scott Jamieson leads Victor Dubuisson by one shot going into the final round of the Nedbank Golf Challenge at Sun City.

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Nov 10

Westwood joint second at Sun City behind Dubuisson

Lee Westwood is tied for second, two shots behind Victor Dubuisson, after two rounds of the Nedbank Golf Challenge in South Africa.

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Nov 10

The doctor, and Facebook, will see you now… | Brief letters

Scottish golf courses | Data protection | Rail strikes | John Lewis Christmas ad | Sheep and celebrities | Rappers’ monikersYour article (Trump’s resort ‘has ruined protected Scottish dunes’, 9 November) could well have also drawn attention to the curr…

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Nov 10

Trump carries on golfing as Japan’s Shinzo Abe falls into bunker

Shinzo Abe took a tumble and Donald Trump didn’t notice.

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Nov 09

Nedbank Golf Challenge: Bernd Wiesberger leads with Tommy Fleetwood six shots behind

Austria’s Bernd Wiesberger cards a five-under par 67 to lead by one shot after the first round of the Nedbank Golf Challenge.

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Nov 08

The Olympic Club to host 2032 Ryder Cup and 2028 US PGA

The Lake course at The Olympic Club in San Francisco will host the 2028 US PGA Championship and the 2032 Ryder Cup.

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