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NAPA, Calif. | Brandt Snedeker leads PGA Tour’s season-opening Safeway Open

NAPA, Calif. — Brandt Snedeker birdied the final three holes Saturday to take a three-stroke lead into the final round of the PGA Tour’s season-opening Safeway Open. Snedeker finished with a 3-under 69 to get to 16-under 200 on the North Course at Silverado Resort and Spa. He won the Wyndham Championship in August, opening … Continue reading NAPA, Calif. | Brandt Snedeker leads PGA Tour’s season-opening Safeway Open

NAPA, Calif. | Snedeker leads at Silverado; Mickelson 3 strokes back

NAPA, Calif.— Brandt Snedeker birdied the final two holes for a 7-under 65 and a three-stroke lead over Phil Mickelson and two others Friday in the PGA Tour’s season-opening Safeway Open. Playing alongside Hall of Famer Fred Couples, Snedeker had eight birdies and a bogey on the North Course at Silverado Resort and Spa. The … Continue reading NAPA, Calif. | Snedeker leads at Silverado; Mickelson 3 strokes back

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France | The Latest: Fleetwood struggling without Molinari

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France  — The Latest on the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National (all times local): 3 p.m. Without close friend Francesco Molinari by his side, Tommy Fleetwood is having a tough time in the Ryder Cup singles. Fleetwood is 5-down to Tony Finau after nine holes and looks unlikely to complete a sweep of … Continue reading SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France | The Latest: Fleetwood struggling without Molinari

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France US looking for another historic comeback at the Ryder Cup

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France — Rory McIlroy and Justin Thomas got things started on the final day of the Ryder Cup, with Europe holding a commanding lead and the United States hoping for another historic comeback. Europe went into Sunday’s singles with a 10-6 edge, needing only 4 1/2 points from the 12 matches to reclaim the … Continue reading SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France US looking for another historic comeback at the Ryder Cup

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France | Banter early, pressure late in Ryder Cup

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France— The Ryder Cup begins with banter and laughs. The pressure comes later. The Europeans haven’t lost on home soil in 25 years. Half of their team was in America on Sunday for the Tour Championship won by Tiger Woods. They got together for the first time Monday night and laughed through a 10-minute … Continue reading SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France | Banter early, pressure late in Ryder Cup

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. | Tony Finau added to US Ryder Cup team as captain’s pick

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. — Tony Finau has been named to the Ryder Cup team, the final pick by U.S. captain Jim Furyk. Finau joins Bryson DeChambeau, Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods as Furyk’s four wild-card selections. Finau has 11 top-10s this season, including three in majors. “There won’t be any locker room noise with me,” … Continue reading NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. | Tony Finau added to US Ryder Cup team as captain’s pick

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. | Tiger Woods returns to Ryder Cup as a wild card

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. — Tiger Woods is returning to the Ryder Cup as a player for the first time in six years. Phil Mickelson will set a Ryder Cup record by playing for the 12th straight time. They join Bryson DeChambeau, the hottest player in golf, as three of the American wild-card selections. U.S. captain … Continue reading WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. | Tiger Woods returns to Ryder Cup as a wild card

NEW YORK | Woods-Mickelson set for pay-per-view Thanksgiving weekend

NEW YORK  — The winner-take-all match between Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson is on. WarnerMedia says it has secured the rights for a pay-per-view event it is promoting as “The Match.” It will be 18 holes between Woods and Mickelson held Thanksgiving weekend at Shadow Creek in Las Vegas. The winner will receive $9 million. … Continue reading NEW YORK | Woods-Mickelson set for pay-per-view Thanksgiving weekend