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Golf-Matthew to replace injured Pettersen for Europe at Solheim Cup

2 hours agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

Aug 16 (Reuters) - Scotland's Catriona Matthew will replace injured Suzann Pettersen in Europe's Solheim Cup team at Des Moines Golf and Country Club in West Des Moines, captain Annika Sorenstam said on Wednesday.

Golf-Bae swaps firing range for driving range ahead of return

3 hours agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

SEOUL, Aug 16 (Reuters) - Bae Sang-moon took his first steps back into civilian life on Wednesday after completing his mandatory stint in the South Korean military and the two-time PGA Tour winner is eager to get his golfing career back on track.

REFILE-Golf-Woods had five drugs in system at time of DUI arrest-report

Aug 14 (Reuters) - Former world number one golfer Tiger Woods had five different drugs in his system when he was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in May, according to an ESPN report on Monday.

Golf-Matsuyama announces marriage and fatherhood, surprising Japan

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug 14 (Reuters) - Hideki Matsuyama announced on Monday that he has been married since January and is now a father, news which caught Japanese media and fans by surprise.

Golf-Winning one major is a great year, says Spieth

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug 14 (Reuters) - A major season that began with the Masters favourite falling down stairs ended with one of the game’s best young players capturing the PGA Championship, a reminder of the ephemeral nature of the most unpredictable of sports.

Golf-Race to Dubai rankings

2 days agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

Aug 14 (Gracenote) - Race to Dubai rankings 1. (1) Tommy Fleetwood (Britain) 3771122 2. (2) Sergio Garcia (Spain) 2799255 3. (3) Jon Rahm (Spain) 2761857 4. (4) Rafael Cabrera-Bello (Spain) 2124686 5. (5) Alexander Noren (Sweden) 1905031 6. Show More Summary

Golf-World Rankings

2 days agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

Aug 14 (Gracenote) - The World Rankings 1. (1) Dustin Johnson (U.S.) 11.22 2. (3) Hideki Matsuyama (Japan) 9.29 3. (2) Jordan Spieth (U.S.) 9.01 4. (4) Rory McIlroy (Britain) 7.31 5. (5) Sergio Garcia (Spain) 6.76 6. (14) Justin Thomas (U.S.) 6.65 7. (6) Jon Rahm (Spain) 6.47 8. (7) Jason Day (Australia) 6.45 9. (8) Henrik Stenson (Sweden) 6.23 10. (10) Rickie Fowler

Golf-American Schubert wins U.S. Amateur

2 days agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

Aug 14 (Reuters) - American Sophia Schubert won the U.S. Amateur Championship on Sunday, beating Albane Valenzuela of Switzerland 6&5 in the 36-hole final at San Diego Country Club in southern California.

Golf-No doubting Thomas would be a pro golfer

2 days agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Justin Thomas was seven-years-old when he attended the 2000 PGA Championship in his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky.

Golf-Japanese turn out to cheer on Matsuyama at PGA

2 days agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Hideki Matsuyama was in the thick of the battle for the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow on Sunday but finished three back in his quest to become the first Japanese male to win a golf ma...

Golf-Oosthuizen completes runner-up grand slam

2 days agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug 13 (Reuters) - While Jordan Spieth failed in his bid to become the youngest player to win all four majors, South Africa's Louis Oosthuizen completed a somewhat unwelcome career grand slam of his own on Sunday with his second-place finish at the PGA Championship.

WRAPUP 1-Golf-Thomas wins PGA Championship for first major title

2 days agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Justin Thomas capped off a major season that belonged to an aggressive new breed of fearless young Americans when he stormed to a two-stroke victory at the PGA Championship on Sunday.

Golf-FedEx Cup rankings

2 days agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

Aug 14 (Gracenote) - FedEx Cup rankings 1. (1) Hideki Matsuyama (Japan) 2869 2. (4) Justin Thomas (U.S.) 2689 3. (2) Jordan Spieth (U.S.) 2671 4. (3) Dustin Johnson (U.S.) 2466 5. (6) Rickie Fowler (U.S.) 1832 6. (5) Jon Rahm (Spain) 1754 7. Show More Summary

Golf-Thomas' Quail Hollow win will unlock potential, father says

2 days agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug 13 (Reuters) - The father of PGA Championship winner Justin Thomas said his son's triumph on Sunday would be "huge" for him, unlocking the potential of the temperamental and impatient 24 year old.

Golf-Winners of the PGA Championship

2 days agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

Aug 13 (Reuters) - Winners of the PGA Championship following the two-shot victory by American Justin Thomas in the 99th edition played at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, North Carolina (U.S. unless stated):

Golf-American Thomas wins PGA Championship

2 days agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Long-hitting American Justin Thomas stormed to an emphatic victory at the PGA Championship on Sunday.

UPDATE 1-Golf-Matsuyama one ahead as PGA Championship hots up

2 days agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Hideki Matsuyama moved closer to making history when he overcame a slow start to earn a one-shot lead over Americans Justin Thomas and Chris Stroud halfway through the final round at the PGA Championship on Sunday.

Golf-McIlroy considering break to heal back muscle

2 days agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Rory McIlroy said he was considering a break from golf to deal with a back muscle injury that left his left arm numb after his final round at the PGA Championship on Sunday.

Golf-Kisner seeks major glory at receptive Quail Hollow

2 days agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Overnight leader Kevin Kisner set off for what could be a riveting finish to the PGA Championship on Sunday as early starters said a Quail Hollow layout that had been mostly challenging all week was there for the taking.

Golf-Highlights of Sunday's final round of the PGA Championship

3 days agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Highlights of the final round of the 99th PGA Championship at Quail Hollow on Sunday:

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