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Nov 08

Trump golf course has ‘ruined’ dunes habitat

Ecologists suspect construction work for president’s Aberdeenshire golf course will strip moving dunes of SSSI protectionThe spectacular dunes habitat in Aberdeenshire used by Donald Trump for his £1bn golf resort is likely to lose its legal protection…

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Nov 08

Jason Palmer: Leicestershire golfer under pressure to play competitively again

Injured Leicestershire golfer Jason Palmer says he is under pressure to start playing on the European Tour again.

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Nov 07

Park becomes first LPGA Tour rookie at number one

South Korean Park Sung-hyun says “it hasn’t hit me yet” after becoming the first LPGA Tour rookie to get to number one in the world rankings.

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Nov 05

‘Marvellous friends’: Trump and Abe get into swing of things on golf course

US and Japanese leaders joined by world No 4 Hideki Matsuyama for nine holes as Abe pushes nations’ ‘unshakeable’ allianceDonald Trump managed to stay out of the diplomatic rough on the first leg of his five-nation visit to Asia. Whether or not he repe…

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Nov 05

Justin Rose birdies final hole to win Turkish Airlines Open by one shot

Justin Rose birdies three of the final four holes to complete back-to-back wins with victory at the Turkish Airlines Open.

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Nov 04

Aditi Ashok denies Georgia Hall despite four-putt in Abu Dhabi

Indian teenager Aditi Ashok survives four-putting the 17th to win by one shot from England’s Georgia Hall in Abu Dhabi.

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Nov 04

Turkish Airlines Open: Shane Lowry & Kiradech Aphibarnrat lead after round three

Shane Lowry and Kiradech Aphibarnrat are two ahead after round three at the Turkish Airlines Open in Antalya, with Justin Rose two back.

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Nov 04

Bradley Neil secures European Tour card with final putt in Oman

Bradley Neil earns his first European Tour card after his final putt at the NBO Golf Classic Grand final secures 15th in the Challenge Tour money list.

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Nov 03

Turkish Airlines Open: Nicolas Colsaerts four shots ahead after round two

Nicolas Colsaerts is four shots clear of England’s Eddie Pepperell after two rounds of the Turkish Airlines Open.

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Nov 02

Turkish Open: Padraig Harrington eyes Ryder Cup place after fine start

Ireland’s Padraig Harrington feels he can still make Europe’s Ryder Cup team and starts well at the Turkish Open.

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Nov 01

Tiger Woods may not win again but his latest comeback can still inspire | Ewan Murray

Woods has endured another troubled year culminating in pleading guilty to reckless driving but he is remodelling himself as a mentor as well as a competitor as he plots his latest returnWhatever else Tiger Woods may have developed during his latest len…

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Oct 31

Golf lover’s difficulty over Ryder Cup tickets | Letters

Once bought, there is no means to return tickets that you are unable to use and there is plenty of time for people to have accidents, fall ill and even die, writes Andy JenkinsonIt is not just the music industry that needs a system allowing ticket hold…

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Oct 30

Tiger Woods to make golf return at his own Hero World Challenge

• Former world No1 will return from back surgery in Bahamas event he hosts • ‘I’d like to thank the committee of 1 for picking myself,’ Woods tweetsTiger Woods is to play his first tournament in nine months after making himself available for the Hero…

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Oct 30

Woods to return after nine months out at Hero World Challenge

Tiger Woods will return to golf after nine months out at the Hero World Challenge from 30 November to 3 December.

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Oct 30

Armour wins first Tour title at 105th attempt

American Ryan Armour wins the Sanderson Farms Championship to his claim his first US PGA Tour title at the 105th attempt.

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Oct 30

Paul Casey: World No 15 to rejoin European Tour in bid for Ryder Cup return

England’s world number 15 Paul Casey will rejoin the European Tour in a bid to return to Europe’s Ryder Cup team.

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