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Willet wins at home and captures European flagship event

Sep. 22, 2019 6:42 PM EDT

VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — Former Masters champion Danny Willett outplayed Jon Rahm in the final group at Wentworth and closed with a 5-under 67 to win the BMW PGA Championship by three shots for his first victory on home soil in England. Willett won for the seventh time in his career and moves back...

Willett wins at home for 1st time at BMW PGA Championship

Sep. 22, 2019 5:02 PM EDT

VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — Danny Willett won a European Tour event on home soil for the first time in his career with a three-shot victory at the BMW PGA Championship on Sunday. The 31-year-old Englishman held off nearest challenger Jon Rahm in the final round. Willett shot a 5-under 67 to finish 20...

Rahm, Willett share lead after 3 rounds at BMW PGA Champs

Sep. 21, 2019 2:24 PM EDT

VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — Jon Rahm endured a wild end to his third round at the BMW PGA Championship to drop back into a share of the lead with Danny Willett at the flagship European Tour event on Saturday. Holding a two-stroke lead after playing the first 16 holes in 5 under, Rahm hit a spectator...

Willett, Rahm share 2nd-round lead at Wentworth

Sep. 20, 2019 1:47 PM EDT

VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — A fast start by Danny Willett and a sublime finish by Jon Rahm helped them into a tie for the second-round lead at the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth on Friday. Willett was 5 under after his first five holes and rolled in three more birdies in a 7-under 65, lifting the...

McIlroy stumbles to 4-over 76, Wallace leads at Wentworth

Sep. 19, 2019 1:15 PM EDT

VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — Rory McIlroy made six bogeys and a double bogey in his last 11 holes to shoot 4-over 76 at the BMW PGA Championship, leaving the world No. 2 already 11 strokes off the first-round lead held by Matt Wallace on Thursday. McIlroy's round fell apart after his birdie at No. 5 that...

A big week for McIlroy, a costly finish for Cantlay

Aug. 27, 2019 5:51 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — So much attention was paid to the upside at East Lake, with $15 million going to the winner of the FedEx Cup and seven-figure bonuses paid out to the top eight players at the Tour Championship. Overlooked was the most volatile week of the FedEx Cup playoffs, and it was costly to Patrick...

Column: Reed wins big events and now just needs to win more

Aug. 12, 2019 2:21 AM EDT

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Patrick Reed still hasn't reached top five in the world. He is a Masters champion. He won a World Golf Championship five years ago, when he first said he felt he was among the top five in golf. He now has two victories in the opening FedEx Cup playoff event, which can make a case...

Patrick Reed wins The Northern Trust at Liberty National

Aug. 11, 2019 8:57 PM EDT

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Patrick Reed picked a good time to end 16 months without a victory. Reed fell behind early, was still two shots behind on the back nine at Liberty National and then rolled in three straight putts — one for par, two for birdies — that allowed him to overtake Jon Rahm...

Reed delivers clutch putts to win FedEx Cup opener

Aug. 11, 2019 8:15 PM EDT

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — The harder he worked, the farther Patrick Reed felt he was falling behind. That's when the people around him sought drastic measures by making him leave his golf clubs alone for 10 whole days. Recharged from his pre-summer break, Reed finally found the result he was looking for...

Reed takes 1-shot lead at FedEx Cup opener

Aug. 10, 2019 8:12 PM EDT

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Patrick Reed is finally being rewarded with good scores, and he hopes it can be enough to turn around his season. He is winless in the last 16 months dating to the 2018 Masters. He hasn't missed the Tour Championship in five years, and started the FedEx Cup playoffs at No. 50,...