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Women's pro bowling title will be decided outdoors

2012-03-07 00:00:00

If NHL hockey games can be staged outdoors in a baseball stadium and college basketball games on the deck of an aircraft carrier, why not th


Rising star McIlroy adds spice to season

2012-03-05 00:15:00

For more months than we care to think about, the only real question in golf has been this: What's wrong with Tiger Woods?


Golf Roundup: McIlroy will move to No. 1 after win

2012-03-05 00:01:00

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Rory McIlroy won the Honda Classic Sunday with a performance worthy of the new No. 1 player in golf.


Love fires 64, leads McIlroy by 2 shots at PGA Honda Classic

Love fires 64, leads McIlroy by 2 shots at PGA Honda Classic

2012-03-02 00:00:00

Rory McIlroy opened with a 4-under 66 Thursday in the Honda Classic in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., leaving him two shots behind Ryder Cup capt


Woods' agent criticizes book

2012-02-29 00:00:00

The agent for Tiger Woods is lashing out at former swing coach Hank Haney as excerpts of Haney's book are being published.


Mahan outlasts McIlroy in Match Play

2012-02-27 00:13:00

Hunter Mahan stopped Rory McIlroy's march to No. 1 Sunday by winning the World Golf Championships-Match Play.


Golf Roundup: Mexican event goes eight extra holes

2012-02-27 00:01:00

John Huh parred the eighth hole of a playoff to beat Robert Allenby Sunday and win the Mayakoba Golf Classic in Mexico.


Golf roundup: McIlroy, Westwood in Match semis

2012-02-26 00:00:00

A dull day in the desert ended with high anticipation Saturday when Rory McIlroy and Lee Westwood won their matches, setting up a semifinal


Westwood, McIlroy seek title, No. 1 spot in world

2012-02-25 00:00:00

Lee Westwood and Rory McIlroy suddenly have more at stake than the World Golf Championships-Match Play Championship.


Claxton holds a one-shot lead in Mayakoba Golf Classic

2012-02-24 00:00:00

Will Claxton shot a 4-under 66 in windy conditions Thursday to take a one-stroke lead after the first round of the Mayakoba Golf Classic.


Match Play opens today

2012-02-22 00:00:00

Tiger Woods must be mellowing with age. When Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano, who faces Woods in the opening round today, said that his opponent i


Haas surges after victory

Haas surges after victory

2012-02-21 00:01:00

LOS ANGELES -- Bill Haas played alongside Phil Mickelson in what seemed like a one-sided affair outside the ropes, where chants of "Phil" ch


Bill Haas holes long putt to win at Riviera

Bill Haas holes long putt to win at Riviera

2012-02-20 00:00:00

Bill Haas knows anything is possible from even the most dire positions.


Golf Roundup: Mickelson labors at top

2012-02-19 00:29:00

Phil Mickelson hit one tree, threaded a shot through five trees and hit a drive that wound up in a spectator's shorts.


Mickelson opens with lead at Northern Trust Open in L.A.

2012-02-17 00:01:00

Four days after his big win at Pebble Beach, Phil Mickelson keeps right on rolling.


Donald's '11 season began with missed cut at Riviera

2012-02-16 00:00:00

Luke Donald was on the practice range at Riviera before dawn Wednesday.


Rome nixes bid for 2020 Games

2012-02-15 00:00:00

Rome dropped its bid for the 2020 Olympics after Premier Mario Monti said the Italian government would not provide financial backing for an


Mickelson routs Woods at Pebble, adding to Tiger's woes

2012-02-14 00:00:00

Phil Mickelson has beaten Tiger Woods the past five times they have played together in the final round.


Mickelson surges for victory

Mickelson surges for victory

2012-02-13 13:33:00

He knew his game was getting close, and he broke through with flair Sunday in the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am in California.


Wi extends lead to 3 at Pebble after 69

2012-02-12 00:00:00

Charlie Wi played bogey-free at Spyglass Hill for a 3-under 69 to build a three-shot lead Saturday in the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am


Wi a wee better at Pebble

2012-02-11 00:00:00

On a day when sunshine gave way to a light rain, two things stayed the same Friday at the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am in California.


Golf Roundup: Johnson overpowering at Pebble

Golf Roundup: Johnson overpowering at Pebble

2012-02-10 00:00:00

Twenty months later, Dustin Johnson finally hit the drive he wanted at Pebble Beach.


There's a feeling that something special is coming this weekend at Pebble

There's a feeling that something special is coming this weekend at Pebble

2012-02-09 00:00:00

In what Robert Louis Stevenson called "the most felicitous meeting of land and sea," the sea was winning Wednesday at Pebble Beach.


Golf Roundup: Stanley wastes no time rebounding

2012-02-06 00:00:00

Kyle Stanley rebounded from a devastating loss to win the Phoenix Open in Scottsdale, Ariz., overcoming an eight-stroke deficit Sunday in a


Levin's lead 6 before record crowd at Phoenix Open

2012-02-05 00:00:00

Spencer Levin remained in control Saturday at the Phoenix Open in front of the largest crowd in tournament history at Scottsdale, Ariz.,


Golf Roundup: Levin smokes Phoenix field

2012-02-04 00:00:00

Spencer Levin took one last drag on his cigarette, stamped it out in the rough and climbed into the bunker behind the 17th green.


Palmer's dusk finish produces 7-under 64

2012-02-03 00:00:00

Ryan Palmer parred his final hole at dusk for a 7-under 64 and the lead Thursday in the suspended first round of the Phoenix Open in


Stanley tries to benefit from Sunday fiasco

Stanley tries to benefit from Sunday fiasco

2012-02-02 00:00:00

Robert Garrigus saw no reason to stick around for the finish.


Patrick gets spot in Daytona 500

2012-02-01 02:04:00

Danica Patrick will be guaranteed a spot in the Daytona 500 via a partnership with Tommy Baldwin Racing. TBR officially will field Patrick's


Patrick gets spot in Daytona 500

2012-02-01 00:00:00

Danica Patrick will be guaranteed a spot in the Daytona 500 via a partnership with Tommy Baldwin Racing.


Golf Roundup: Tiger not as solid as Rock

2012-01-30 00:00:00

Tiger Woods talked all week about his improved ball control -- then it let him down when he needed it most.


Woods shares top spot in desert

2012-01-29 00:00:00

Tiger Woods put himself in position to win his second consecutive tournament, and this one would leave little doubt about which direction hi


Tiger Woods goes for the sure money this week

2012-01-29 00:00:00

Could you say no to $1.5 million? The PGA's Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines in La Jolla, Calif., has a $6 million purse. The Abu Dhab


Woods moves to within 2 shots at desert event

2012-01-28 00:00:00

Maybe those swing changes are paying off for Tiger Woods. Woods moved into contention with a 3-under 69 Friday after three birdies over five


Woods plays steady in Dhabi

2012-01-27 00:00:00

No momentous shots for Tiger Woods. No bogeys, either. The 14-time major winner opened his 2012 season with a solid first round at the Abu D


Highmark, PGA Tour sign 4-year agreement

2012-01-26 00:00:00

From Arnold Palmer to Rocco Mediate, Western Pennsylvania has always been well represented on the PGA Tour. Now, because of Highmark and the


Golf Roundup: Wilson wins on final hole

2012-01-23 00:00:00

Mark Wilson made a 10-foot birdie putt on the final hole to win the Humana Challenge Sunday in La Quinta, Calif., beating Robert Garrigus, J


Numbers low again as three share lead at PGA West

2012-01-21 00:00:00

When Mark Wilson got to 8 under through 11 holes on Palmer Private at PGA West Friday in La Quinta, Calif., he seriously discussed golf's ma


Australian Open: Wozniacki moves to keep No. 1 spot

2012-01-19 00:00:00

MELBOURNE, Australia -- Just the mention of Rory McIlroy's name elicited a smile from Caroline Wozniacki. The top-ranked Dane advanced to th


Khan withdraws appeal of bout

2012-01-18 00:00:00

Former light welterweight champion Amir Khan withdrew an appeal he filed after a recent split-decision loss. The matter was to be heard toda


Golf Roundup: Wagner scores on prediction

2012-01-16 00:00:00

Johnson Wagner worked so hard in the offseason that he told friends he was going to win early in the year, and he hardly wasted any time. Wa


Novak Djokovic enjoyed a season in 2011 like few men's players in tennis history

2012-01-15 00:00:00

Novak Djokovic is coming off a year of success rarely seen in tennis, and his three nearest rivals are altering their games to try to make s


Golf Roundup: Perez's changes showing at Sony

2012-01-15 00:00:00

Pat Perez was a model of patience over two days at the Sony Open in Honolulu, not usually one of his stronger traits. Then again, he has rar


Every puts trouble in past, leads Sony

Every puts trouble in past, leads Sony

2012-01-14 00:00:00

Matt Every, finally making news for his golf, made the game look and sound easy Friday at the Sony Open in Honolulu. Every closed with three


Canadian grabs Sony Open lead

2012-01-13 00:00:00

Canadian Graham DeLaet has never been happier to be on the PGA Tour, and it showed Thursday at the Sony Open in Honolulu. One year after bac


Finchem earns 4-year extension

2012-01-12 00:00:00

PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem received a four-year contract extension Wednesday, keeping him in charge of golf's biggest tour through 20


Stricker falters, then holds on for victory

Stricker falters, then holds on for victory

2012-01-10 00:00:00

Steve Stricker has a bad habit of losing big leads. He managed to slip back into his old habit of winning. Despite losing most of his five-s


Stricker has to work to maintain 5-shot lead at Kapalua

2012-01-09 00:00:00

Steve Stricker never looked comfortable at Kapalua until he walked off the Plantation Course with the same five-shot margin that he started


Stricker builds 5-shot lead

Stricker builds 5-shot lead

2012-01-08 00:00:00

Steve Stricker took a big step toward booking another trip to Maui with a 10-under 63 to build a five-shot lead Saturday through two rounds


Djokovic still one to beat

2012-01-01 00:00:00

Novak Djokovic showed he remains the player to beat in 2012, routing David Ferrer, 6-2, 6-1, Saturday to win the World Tennis Championship e


Senior Players will be at Fox Chapel

2011-12-21 00:00:00

Another major golf championship is coming to Western Pennsylvania, and it's right around the corner. The 30th Constellation Senior Players C


NCAA stipend plan in jeopardy

2011-12-15 00:00:00

The NCAA's plan to give athletes a $2,000 stipend may be in trouble. The legislation, passed in October, faces an override challenge at Janu


No. 1 Luke Donald player of year

No. 1 Luke Donald player of year

2011-12-14 00:00:00

Already No. 1 in the world, Luke Donald now is No. 1 in the eyes of PGA Tour players. Donald capped off a sensational season Tuesday by winn


Golf Roundup: Donald doubles money titles

2011-12-12 00:00:00

Luke Donald became the first golfer to win the PGA Tour and European Tour money titles in the same season, finishing third in the Dubai Worl


Players say winning Tiger a welcome sight

2011-12-07 00:00:00

Tiger Woods is back to his winning ways, and some of the best golfers in the world are relishing the chance to face him again. Woods won the


Golf Roundup: Tiger ends drought, wins

2011-12-05 00:00:00

After going more than two years and 26 tournaments without a win, and after so much turmoil in his personal life and with his golf game, Tig


Tiger Woods moves in front in Chevron World Challenge

2011-12-03 00:00:00

For the second tournament in a row, Tiger Woods is atop the leader board going into the weekend. Woods hit another collection of shots that


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