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Molinari returns some 8 months later and with American base

Oct. 7, 2020 6:14 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Francesco Molinari never imagined when he left the Mexico Championship on Feb. 23 that his next full tournament would not be until the middle of October. Or that he would be playing the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in Las Vegas to start preparing for the Masters. Stranger still...

PGA Tour heads to Caribbean, Europe begins another UK swing

Sep. 22, 2020 10:27 AM EDT

PGA TOUR CORALES PUNTACANA RESORT & CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Course: Puntacana Resort & Club (Corales). Yardage: 7,666. Par: 72. Purse: $4 million. Winner's share: $720,000. Television: Thursday-Friday, 3-6 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday-Sunday, 3-6 p.m. (NBC). Defending...

Stewart Cink greets his caddie and son, Reagan Cink, after making a birdie on the 18th green of the Silverado Resort North Course during the final round of the Safeway Open PGA golf tournament Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, in Napa, Calif. Cink won the tournament after shooting a 7-under-par 65 to finish at total 21-under-par. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

47-year-old Stewart Cink rallies to win Safeway Open

Sep. 13, 2020 10:49 PM EDT

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Stewart Cink’s long wait is finally over. He doesn’t have to worry about being cast as a villain, either, as was the case when Cink outlasted fan favorite Tom Watson to win the 2009 British Open. Sparked by a strong short game, Cink won the season-opening Safeway Open at...