Tiger Woods

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Tom Ackerman
May 16, 2019 - 4:52 pm
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (KMOX) — The winner of half of last year’s majors, the man going for three of the last five , showed up to the golf course for Thursday’s first round dressed in black. How appropriate. Bethpage Black Golf Course, meet Brooks Koepka. The defending PGA champion wasted no time making...
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May 16, 2019 - 4:08 pm
By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Brooks Koepka began his PGA Championship title defense with a record round that left Tiger Woods and everyone else in his wake. Without making birdie on the par 5s, Koepka still broke the course record Thursday on a rain-softened Bethpage...
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Tom Ackerman
May 16, 2019 - 3:49 pm
Video by Sam Masterson FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (RADIO.COM) - The voice of CBS Sports, Jim Nantz says he has no notes when he calls golf. That's unlike basketball or football where there's stacks of papers with player information on them. He says that's because in golf, he wants to make his calls directly...
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Tom Ackerman
May 14, 2019 - 4:58 pm
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (KMOX) — It’s amazing to say that the world’s top-ranked golfer is an afterthought, but such is life when the last four major champions (Brooks Koepka, Francesco Molinari, Tiger Woods) are grouped together on Thursday and Friday. Koepka himself has won two of the last four majors...
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Dustin Johnson walks the green after hitting an eagle from 171 yards on the 18th hole
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May 12, 2019 - 9:00 am
By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — A capsule look at 10 top contenders in the 101st PGA Championship, to be played May 16-19 on the Black Course at Bethpage State Park (listed in predicted order of finish): DUSTIN JOHNSON Age: 34. Country: United States. World ranking: 1...
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Rory McIlroy hits a golf shot out of a bunker.
USA Today Sports
April 08, 2019 - 8:19 pm
A total of 87 players have qualified to compete for the green jacket at the Masters this week, a golf tradition that dates back to 1937, when Augusta National Golf Club first purchased the jackets for members at New York’s Brooks Uniform Company. However, only a select few will contend come the...
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