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Sei Young Kim, of South Korea, celebrates after winning the LPGA Pelican Women's Championship golf tournament Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Belleair, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Sei Young Kim wins Pelican Women's for 2nd straight victory

Nov. 22, 2020 5:52 PM EST

BELLEAIR, Fla. (AP) — Sei Young Kim won the Pelican Women’s Championship on Sunday for her second straight victory, closing with an even-par 70 for a three-stroke victory over Ally McDonald. The KPMG Women’s PGA winner way back on Oct. 11 in her last start, the second-ranked Kim won for the...

Sei Young Kim answers Ally McDonald's ace with birdie run

Nov. 21, 2020 5:40 PM EST

BELLEAIR, Fla. (AP) — Sei Young Kim answered Ally McDonald's ace with a late birdie run to open a five-stroke lead Saturday in the Pelican Women’s Championship, the South Korean's first event since winning the KPMG Women’s PGA a month and half ago. The second-ranked Kim shot a 6-under 64,...

Kim leads McDonald in Pelican Women’s Championship

Nov. 20, 2020 6:12 PM EST

BELLEAIR, Fla. (AP) — Breakthrough winners in their last starts, Sei Young Kim and Ally McDonald were on top again Friday in the Pelican Women’s Championship. The second-ranked Kim, making her first start since winning the KPMG Women’s PGA a month and half ago at Aronimink for her first major...

Jin Young Ko, center, waits to tee off on the first hole during the first round of the LPGA Pelican Women's Championship golf tournament at Pelican Golf Club, Thursday, Nov. 19 2020, Belleair, Fla. (Scott Keeler/Tampa Bay Times via AP)

Sophia Popov shoots 64 to lead Pelican Women’s Championship

Nov. 19, 2020 6:10 PM EST

BELLEAIR, Fla. (AP) — Women's British Open winner Sophia Popov left top-ranked playing partner Jin Young Ko and everyone else behind Thursday in the Pelican Women’s Championship. Popov shot a 6-under 64 in windy conditions to take a two-stroke lead over Ashleigh Buhai, with Ko eight shots behind...

Rickie Fowler hits on the second fairway during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Fowler among those still not a lock for Masters invitation

Nov. 17, 2020 6:21 PM EST

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — For the better part of the last decade, a tradition unlike any other for Rickie Fowler was getting that envelope around the holidays inviting him to the Masters. Now that's in jeopardy. Fowler tied for 29th in the Masters and dropped two spots in the world ranking to No. 48. He has...

Sung Kang, of South Korea, walks with his caddie along the 13th fairway during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Masters and partners coming to aid of Augusta neighborhood

Nov. 11, 2020 5:52 PM EST

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The map showed an outlined area not far from Augusta National, only this isn’t another neighborhood the club plans to purchase. It’s the historic Harrisburg and Laney Walker area that the Masters and its partners are trying to save. Augusta National Chairman Fred Ridley...

A worker sweeps leaves in front of the Augusta National Club house during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

The rite of autumn: The Masters comes to November

Nov. 10, 2020 10:12 AM EST

AUGUSTA NATIONAL GOLF CLUB THE MASTERS Site: Augusta, Georgia. Course: Augusta National GC. Yardage: 7,475. Par: 72. Purse: TBA. ($11.5 million in 2019). Winner's share: TBA ($2.07 million in 2019). Television: Thursday-Friday, 1-5:30 p.m. (ESPN); Saturday, 1-5 p.m. (CBS Sports); Sunday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (CBS...

Lee Elder talks to the media at the Masters golf tournament Monday, Nov. 9, 2020, in Augusta, Ga. Fred Ridley, Chairman of Augusta National Golf Club, announced today that Lee Elder, the first Black man to compete in the Masters Tournament 45 years ago, will be honored by establishing scholarships in his name and inviting him to be an Honorary Starter for the 2021 Masters. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Masters honors Lee Elder with scholarship and a tee shot

Nov. 9, 2020 2:28 PM EST

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — In a year marked by racial injustice, Augusta National announced Monday it would honor Lee Elder with two scholarships in his name at Paine College and an honorary tee shot next year for the first Black player in the Masters. “It's mind-boggling every time I think about...

Frida Kinhult wins Symetra Tour finale to get LPGA Tour card

Nov. 6, 2020 8:30 PM EST

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Frida Kinhult of Sweden won the Symetra Tour Championship on Friday for her first professional victory and a spot on the LPGA Tour next season. Kinhult closed with a 2-under 70 at River Run Country Club for a four-stroke victory. The former Florida State player finished at 10-under...

FILE - In this July 18, 2019, file photo, Northern Ireland's Darren Clarke hits his tee shot on the fifth hole during the first round of the British Open Golf Championships at Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland. Timing was everything for Darren Clarke. He won for the first time on the PGA Tour Champions in the final week before he had to leave the United States because his visa expired. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)

Clarke wins and he's off to the bar, this time not by choice

Nov. 3, 2020 1:43 PM EST

Stop if you’ve heard this one before: Darren Clarke wins a big tournament and spends the next week at the bar. It’s not entirely by choice this time. Clarke’s timing could not have been better for his first PGA Tour Champions victory, and his first win since the British Open at Royal St....