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Golf,Steele, Davis shine, share lead, stormy Hawaii

Golf: Steele and Davis shine to share lead in stormy Hawaii

01 January, 2020 11:23 am 11:23 am

HAWAII (Reuters) – Brendan Steele and Cameron Davis overcame wet and windy weather to post matching four-under-par 66s to grab a share of the lead at the second round of the Sony Open in Hawaii on Friday. Both men finished one stroke ahead of nine players, including overnight leader Collin Morikawa, and benefited from going … Read More

Zidane Bale's Golf

Bale’s round of golf not a concern for Zidane

08 August, 2019 10:39 am 10:39 am

(Reuters) – Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane says Gareth Bale’s personal life is his own business and not something he would get involved in as long as the Welsh forward was training. Bale, who has been strongly linked with a move away from the Spanish club, missed the trip to Munich for the Audi Cup … Read More

Golf: Women’s British Open prize money up 40%

07 July, 2019 10:39 pm 10:39 pm

LYTHAM SAINT ANNES, Britain (Reuters) – Prize money for the women’s British Open will increase 40% to a total purse of $4.5 million (3.59 million pounds), tournament organisers said on Monday. The Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews (R&A) said the winner of this year’s Aug. 1-4 tournament will pocket $675,000. The prize … Read More

SC, hear, judge, video, leak, scandal, July 16

SC reserves verdict on Railway Golf Club land case

04 April, 2019 3:28 pm 3:28 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Supreme Court of Pakistan has reserved the verdict on the Railway Golf Club land case on Thursday. During the hearing, the Panama case was also mentioned. At this, Justice Ejazul Ahsan questioned that should the court do the same with it. After the hearing, Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed said … Read More

SC, hear, judge, video, leak, scandal, July 16

Golf & Country Club case: SC seeks copy of filed reference from NAB

04 April, 2019 11:03 am 11:03 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Supreme Court has sought a copy of the filed reference in the Royal Palm Golf & Country Club case on Thursday. Justice Azmat Saeed remarked that the court will now take the case to logical conclusion. The NAB prosecutor general told the court that a reference had been filed over … Read More

Golf, Pieters, lead, Saudi International

Golf: Pieters grabs early lead at Saudi International

01 January, 2019 11:48 pm 11:48 pm

RIYADH (Reuters) – Belgian Thomas Pieters struck a flawless seven-under-par 63 to carve out a two-shot lead after the opening round of the inaugural Saudi International in King Abdullah Economic City on Thursday. Starting on the back nine, the three-times European Tour winner made birdies on the 12th and 13th holes and another on the … Read More

Howell clings to lead as Gore and Champ charge in Georgia

11 November, 2018 9:52 am 9:52 am

ATLANTA (Reuters) – Charles Howell III wobbled with two back nine bogeys but clung to a one-stroke lead over Jason Gore and Cameron Champ on a tightening third round leaderboard at the RSM Classic in Georgia. Despite the shaky moments, Howell carded a two-under 68 to be on a 16-under total of 196 at a … Read More

Golf: Koepka named PGA Tour Player of the Year

10 October, 2018 9:15 am 9:15 am

(Reuters) – Brooks Koepka added another accolade to a sensational season on Tuesday when, as had been widely expected, he was named PGA Tour Player of the Year following a 2017-18 campaign highlighted by two major victories. Koepka landed the coveted honour despite missing nearly three months with a wrist injury as he would go … Read More

Shabbir clinches title of UMA CNS Open Golf Championship 2018

09 September, 2018 10:47 pm 10:47 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The closing and prize distribution ceremony of UMA Chief of the Naval Staff Asian Tour Open Golf championship 2018 was held at the picturesque Karachi Golf Club on Monday. Vice Chief of Naval Staff Vice Admiral Kaleem Shaukat was the chief guest on the occasion. The four days long championship was … Read More

Rose could become world number one with BMW final round in doubt

09 September, 2018 9:12 am 9:12 am

(Reuters) – Englishman Justin Rose could become world number one without hitting another shot following Sunday’s washout at the BMW Championship in Pennsylvania. Persistent rain on Sunday gave PGA Tour officials no choice but to postpone the final round at Aronimink in suburban Philadelphia until Monday. The first groups are scheduled to tee off at … Read More

Scott ‘didn’t have it the last couple of holes’

08 August, 2018 8:55 am 8:55 am

ST. LOUIS (Reuters) – Adam Scott flirted with becoming only the fourth Australian player with multiple major titles before finishing third behind Brooks Koepka and Tiger Woods at the PGA Championship on Sunday. Scott clawed into a tie for the lead with five holes left but could not match Koepka’s consecutive birdies at the 15th … Read More

Golf – Woodland leads PGA with record low halfway score

08 August, 2018 10:05 am 10:05 am

ST. LOUIS (Reuters) – Gary Woodland posted a record low halfway score at a PGA Championship, Brooks Koepka and Charl Schwartzel matched the lowest round in tournament history and half the field failed to complete the weather-delayed second round on Friday. A day that began under a cloudless sky ended prematurely when a thunderstorm ended … Read More

Golf – Woodland chops away to take lead at PGA Championship

08 August, 2018 9:00 am 9:00 am

ST. LOUIS (Reuters) – Journeyman Gary Woodland, who has never posted a top-10 finish in a major, found himself leading after the first round PGA Championship on Thursday firing a six-under 64 to nudge Rickie Fowler out of top spot. For most of the day Fowler had ruled the leaderboard after launching his quest for … Read More

Golf – Hall produces Faldo-like performance to win Women’s Brit...

08 August, 2018 10:14 am 10:14 am

(Reuters) – England’s Georgia Hall was born during the 1996 Masters and she produced a Nick Faldo-like performance to win the Ricoh Women’s British Open in Lancashire on Sunday. Hall was named Georgia in honour of the American state that hosts the Masters, which Faldo won two days after she was born, with a famous … Read More

Thomas opens three-shot lead over McIlroy at Bridgestone

08 August, 2018 10:00 am 10:00 am

OHIO (Reuters) – Justin Thomas turned on the jets midway through the third round and opened a three-stroke lead at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in Akron, Ohio . A week before defending his title at the PGA Championship, Thomas carded three-under 67 after starting the day tied for the lead with Englishmen Ian Poulter and Tommy … Read More