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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...

Phil Mickelson: Masters champion, and Anna Pavlova expert

Apr. 07, 2021 14:42 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Phil Mickelson has a confession to make: He’s often full of nonsense. Except, as it turns out, when it comes to pavlova. Augusta National has a rule banning cellphones on the course, and it also applies to the Champions dinner....

MASTERS '21: Key anniversaries for champions over the years

Apr. 05, 2021 02:16 AM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — A look at some of the anniversaries this year at the Masters: 75 years ago (1946) The Masters resumed after a four-year layoff because of World War II and had a major upset. Herman Keiser, who was discharged from the Navy a year...

Easiest of the par 3s, No. 6 at Augusta feels like 2 holes

Apr. 03, 2021 02:20 AM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Dustin Johnson makes it sound easy because he's good enough that a lot of shots feel that way. He also recognizes that the par-3 sixth hole at Augusta National was among the most critical when he won the Masters. Staked to a four-shot lead going into...

Today in History

Apr. 03, 2021 00:10 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Saturday April 3, the 93rd day of 2021. There are 272 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 3, 1968, civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. delivered what turned out to be...

A different Augusta National await newcomers from November

Apr. 02, 2021 03:25 AM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Paul Casey needed only 11 holes to realize a Masters in November was an experience unlike any other at Augusta National. He had a 6-iron to a left pin on the par-5 second hole at Augusta National. Any other year — any April, really — he would...

Dylan Frittelli gives weekend at Match Play a No. 64 seed

Mar. 26, 2021 21:24 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Dylan Frittelli was the last player to get into the Dell Technologies Championship. He won’t be among the first to leave. Frittelli won his group Friday, making him the first No. 64 seed to advance to the weekend since the Match Play changed to...

Column: Golf fortunes change quickly for Antoine Rozner

Mar. 23, 2021 16:34 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — For a sport known for its glacial pace, fortunes can change quickly in golf. Antoine Rozner is the latest example. Two weeks ago, Rozner was No. 99 in the world and tied for the lead in the Qatar Masters when the 28-year-old...

Match Play returns with last chance to secure Masters invite

Mar. 23, 2021 14:10 PM EDT

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF PGA TOURS WORLD GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS-DELL TECHNOLOGIES MATCH PLAY Site: Austin, Texas. Course: Austin CC. Yardage: TBA. Par: TBA. Prize money: $10.5 million. Winner's share:...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 28-April 3

Mar. 22, 2021 11:06 AM EDT

Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 28-April 3: March 28: Harmonica player Charlie McCoy (“Hee Haw”) is 80. Actor Dianne Wiest is 75. Country singer Reba McEntire is 66. Actor Alexandra Billings (“Transparent”) is 59. Rapper Salt of Salt-N-Pepa is 55. Actor...