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The Latest: Moving day at the Masters, but which direction?

Apr. 10, 2021 10:34 AM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the Masters (all times local): 10 a.m. It's moving day at the Masters. The question going into Saturday is which way the traffic flows. Justin Rose had a one-shot lead over Brian Harman and Will...

Masters Day 2: As Rose wilts, a pursuing pack closes in

Apr. 10, 2021 02:56 AM EDT

Justin Rose probably should have stayed in bed. The Englishman ended Day 2 at the Masters in the same place he began — atop the leaderboard — only to discover the objects in his mirror were suddenly a lot closer than they appeared. “For sure,” Rose said, “I...

Bowling for ratings: Fox-PBA partnership a success so far

Apr. 10, 2021 02:54 AM EDT

Whether it is graphics showing changes in oil patterns on the lanes or more emotion being shown on strikes, the sport of bowling has caught up with the times when it comes to putting a captivating show on television. Fox Sports and the Professional Bowlers Association...

A brief look at the second round of the Masters

Apr. 09, 2021 21:12 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — A brief look at the second round Friday at the Masters (all times EDT): LEADING: Justin Rose shot even-par 72 and was at 7-under 137. TRAILING: Will Zalatoris and Brian Harman were a stroke back, with Jordan Spieth and Marc...

Rose clings to 1-shot Masters lead as Spieth, Thomas lurk

Apr. 09, 2021 21:01 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Justin Rose apparently didn't get the memo that Augusta National was a little more forgiving Friday in the Masters. The consolation was still having the lead, but just barely. Rose didn't hit one putt hard enough to get through the fringe behind the...

Dustin Johnson's Masters reign ends with missed cut

Apr. 09, 2021 20:41 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Dustin Johnson is scheduled to be in Butler Cabin on Sunday evening, draping the green jacket over the shoulders of the Masters champion. That’ll be his only official appearance at Augusta National this weekend. Johnson — the...

Koepka misses Masters cut, says he's going to take a break

Apr. 09, 2021 20:10 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Brooks Koepka is going to take a long break. A month and a half might be about right. Koepka, who missed the cut at the Masters after trying to play less than a month removed from knee surgery, said Friday that he might not try to compete again until...

Column: Finau has quite a resume except for glaring omission

Apr. 09, 2021 19:38 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Tony Finau has put together quite a resume. With one glaring omission. A consequential victory. “I’ve had a really successful career,” Finau said, “but not quite a winning career.” ...

The Latest: Day 2 in the books, Rose still leads by a shot

Apr. 09, 2021 19:04 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the Masters (all times local): 7 p.m. Englishman Justin Rose is clinging to the lead at 7-under 137 heading into the final two rounds at the Masters — but just barely. What had been a...

Si Woo Kim breaks putter during second round of the Masters

Apr. 09, 2021 18:22 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Si Woo Kim acknowledges that he has broken clubs out of frustration before, with one very significant caveat. “Not on the course," Kim said. He can't say that anymore — and had to play the final four holes of his second round...