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Choi, Clarke share PGA Tour Champions lead in Sioux Falls

Sep. 17, 2021 19:47 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — K.J. Choi closed eagle-birdie-birdie for a 7-under 63 and share of the first-round lead with Darren Clarke in the PGA Tour Champions' Stanford International. Choi had a bogey-free round at Minnehaha Country Club. The 51-year-old South Korean...

RYDER CUP '21: A hole-by-hole look at Whistling Straits

Sep. 17, 2021 13:28 PM EDT

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — A hole-by-hole look at the Straits course at Whistling Straits, site of the 43rd Ryder Cup matches to be played Sept. 24-26: No. 1, 364 yards, par 4: The tee has been moved forward 44 yards compared with the 2015 PGA Championship, and some players...

The disrupter: DeChambeau brings game, baggage to Ryder Cup

Sep. 17, 2021 12:24 PM EDT

It’s one thing for Bryson DeChambeau to try to change golf when he’s doing it only for himself. Now comes the Ryder Cup, where the world will get to see how his single-minded pursuit of non-conformity and power fits in the realm of a team competition. ...

RYDER CUP '21: A capsule look at the European team

Sep. 17, 2021 11:30 AM EDT

JON RAHM Country: Spain. Age: 26. World ranking: 1. Ryder Cup record: 1-2-0. Career victories: 13. 2021 victories: U.S. Open. Majors: U.S. Open...

RYDER CUP '21: A capsule look at the American team

Sep. 17, 2021 11:24 AM EDT

A capsule look at the U.S. team for the Ryder Cup matches on Sept. 24-26 at Whistling Straits in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. Listed in order of how they qualified for the team: COLLIN MORIKAWA Age: 24. World ranking: 3. ...

Ciganda, Dryburgh, Anannarukarn share Portland Classic lead

Sep. 16, 2021 22:48 PM EDT

WEST LINN, Ore. (AP) — Carlota Ciganda overcame an early double bogey in chilly morning conditions Thursday for a 4-under 68 and a share of the first-round lead in the Cambia Portland Classic. The only member of the winning European Solheim Cup team in the field, the...

Jon Rahm motivated for more following player of year snub

Sep. 16, 2021 22:26 PM EDT

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Jon Rahm is motivated, even if he’s not feeling well. The top-ranked Spanish star had two birdies and two bogeys Thursday in an even-par 72 in the first round of the Fortinet Championship, leaving him well back of the leaders at Silverado Resort...

Tennant captures US Senior Women's Amateur 3rd straight time

Sep. 16, 2021 17:02 PM EDT

POINT CLEAR, Ala. (AP) — Lara Tennant captured the U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur for the third straight time Thursday with a 2-and-1 victory over seven-time USGA champion Ellen Port in the rain-delayed championship match at The Lakewood Club. Tennant, a 54-year-old from...

RYDER CUP '21: A trivia quiz from a century of the matches

Sep. 16, 2021 13:21 PM EDT

How well do you know your Ryder Cup history? Try this quiz ahead of the 43rd Ryder Cup matches at Whistling Straits in Sheboygan, Wisconsin: FRIDAY FOURSOMES 1. Lee Westwood has had 13 partners in the Ryder Cup. Who was his first one? ...

RYDER CUP '21: Facts & figures from golf's most intense show

Sep. 16, 2021 13:05 PM EDT

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — Facts and figures for the Ryder Cup: Event: 43rd Ryder Cup matches. Date: Sept. 24-26. The course: Built in 1998 by the late Pete Dye, Whistling Straits emulates a cliffside links course with two miles of...