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Hoey stays ahead in Sicily

Michael Hoey kept his nose in front and set the clubhouse target on a day of tougher scoring at The Rocco Forte Open – Verdura, Sicily. The Northern Irishman held a share of the overnight lead after a stunning ten under par 61 on day one but increased winds meant that very low scores were harder to come by in round ...

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Lombard joins lead in Italy

Zander Lombard joined Michael Hoey at the top of the leaderboard as the second round of the The Rocco Forte Open – Verdura, Sicily brought more low scoring on Friday. Hoey fired a brilliant ten under par 61 on day one to share the lead with Sebastian Soderberg and Lombard was just one shot back overnight after a birdie-birdie finish at ...

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Nelson tournament’s move has golfers looking back

IRVING, TEXAS—Sergio Garcia and Jordan Spieth were teenagers playing at Byron Nelson’s tournament before they became Masters champions. Garcia, now the reigning Masters winner and defending Nelson champ, was only 19 when he shot a 62 in his first round as a pro at the 1999 Nelson. Spieth was a baby-faced 16-year-old high school junior when he teed off as ...

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Lombard joins lead in Italy

Zander Lombard joined Michael Hoey at the top of the leaderboard as the second round of the The Rocco Forte Open – Verdura, Sicily brought more low scoring on Friday. Hoey fired a brilliant ten under par 61 on day one to share the lead with Sebastian Soderberg and Lombard was just one shot back overnight after a birdie-birdie finish at ...

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Lombard joins lead in Italy

Zander Lombard joined Michael Hoey at the top of the leaderboard as the second round of the The Rocco Forte Open – Verdura, Sicily brought more low scoring on Friday. Hoey fired a brilliant ten under par 61 on day one to share the lead with Sebastian Soderberg and Lombard was just one shot back overnight after a birdie-birdie finish at ...

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Nelson tournament’s move has golfers looking back

IRVING, TEXAS—Sergio Garcia and Jordan Spieth were teenagers playing at Byron Nelson’s tournament before they became Masters champions. Garcia, now the reigning Masters winner and defending Nelson champ, was only 19 when he shot a 62 in his first round as a pro at the 1999 Nelson. Spieth was a baby-faced 16-year-old high school junior when he teed off as ...

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GOLF: Rory McIlroy will confirm BMW PGA plans soon

Rory McIlroy will confirm this weekend if he will be available to play in next week’s BMW PGA championship at Wentworth. The World Number two is currently sidelined due a rib joint injury but he revealed during a live telephone interview in Portstewart Golf Club on Wednesday that he hoped to make the tournament next week. The 28-year-old, whose season ...

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Wilson holds onto WA PGA lead

Playing in the morning field, Peter Wilson has maintained his lead at the TX Civil & Logistics WA PGA Championship with a solid although unspectacular round. This is the first time Wilson is playing the Kalgoorlie Golf Course since he won here back in 2012 and he started with a flurry yesterday firing 8-under 64. Out early this morning, in ...

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Full Golf Event Schedule: PGA championships, PGA Tour and more

Here is the schedule of golf events for the PGA of America and all the major tours for 2017:  May 11-14 — PGA Tour: The Players Championship TPC Sawgrass (Stadium Course); Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.May 11-14 — European Tour: Open de Portugal, Morgado Golf & Country Club, Portimao, Portugal May 18-21 — PGA Tour: AT&T Byron Nelson TPC Four Seasons Las Colinas; Irving, ...

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GOLF: Rory McIlroy will confirm BMW PGA plans soon

Rory McIlroy will confirm this weekend if he will be available to play in next week’s BMW PGA championship at Wentworth. The World Number two is currently sidelined due a rib joint injury but he revealed during a live telephone interview in Portstewart Golf Club on Wednesday that he hoped to make the tournament next week. The 28-year-old, whose season ...

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