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Lowry In The Hunt As Garcia Retains Lead In South Africa

It’s hotting up in Sun City as the Gary Player Country Club plays host to the penultimate event of the European Tour season. This last Race To Dubai event before we end up in Dubai itself next week sees just 80 players in the field this week, meaning no weekend cut. The event is no less competitive however, with the …

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Flawless Garcia Closes In On Valderrama Treble, Lowry Sixth

Home favourite Sergio Garcia fired a magnificent seven-under-par 64 to seize a four-shot lead heading into the third and final round of the weather-hit Valderrama Masters on Saturday. The tournament host had not hit a shot since Thursday after thunderstorms forced the event to be cut to 54 holes, but he carded the lowest score of the week to close …

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Sergio Garcia Makes Strong Start To Valderrama Title Defence

Sergio Garcia got off to a quick start in his bid for a third consecutive Valderrama Masters title on Thursday, as a three-under-par 68 left him just two strokes off the early clubhouse lead. Half of the field will finish their opening rounds on Friday after lengthy delays due to thunderstorms in Andalusia. England’s Ashley Chesters claimed the clubhouse advantage …

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The Best Photos From Europe’s Glorious Ryder Cup Victory

Thomas Bjorn and his twelve heroes have recaptured the Ryder Cup from a highly-fancied United States team. The two sides did battle over three days at Le Golf National in Paris, and the French Open venue proved a fitting host for a remarkable week. In truth, Team Europe had much of the legwork done over the first two days, gaining …

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Sergio Garcia Becomes All-Time Leading Ryder Cup Points Scorer

Sergio Garcia became the leading points-scorer in Ryder Cup history as his 2 and 1 win over American Rickie Fowler helped Europe regain the trophy at Le Golf National on Sunday. The 38-year-old Spaniard, a controversial wildcard pick by captain Thomas Bjorn after a poor season, passed Nick Faldo’s previous mark of 25 points, reaching 25.5 since making his debut …

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Wildcard Sergio Garcia: “I’ve Proved Myself Over And Over”

Sergio Garcia insists that he has proved his Ryder Cup qualities “over and over”, after being handed a wildcard pick by European captain Thomas Bjorn. The Spaniard has won 22.5 points in the biennial matches since making his debut as a teenager in 1999, but struggled for form this year and has slipped from inside the world’s top 10 to …

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Sergio Garcia’s Wildcard Pick For Ryder Cup Isn’t Going Down Well

Team Europe’s captain for the Ryder Cup, Thomas Bjorn, has made his all-important wildcard picks for the competition. After the conclusion of the Made in Denmark event, the eight automatic qualifiers for the European team were confirmed, with four wildcard picks to come today. But a roster that had three Ryder Cup veterans and major winners alongside five rookies meant …

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Power Ranking The Top 20 Contenders For The U.S. Open: 11-20

Ahead of the 118th U.S. Open this week, we rank the top twenty players in contention per the bookmakers’ odds. While conflicting thoughts abound on how difficult the set-up at Shinnecock Hills will be, we will focus on form, statistics, and event/course suitability in determining who is best placed to claim victory in the year’s second Major. Here we rank …

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Jordan Spieth Surges To Early Masters Lead With Flying Start

AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 05: Jordan Spieth of the United States reacts on the 18th green during the first round of the 2018 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 5, 2018 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Tiger Woods felt the love, but it was Jordan Spieth who heard the roars as he surged to a two-stroke lead in the Masters Thursday with a scintillating six-under par 66. Woods was back at Augusta National for the first time in three years, finally ready to challenge for a fifth green jacket after spinal fusion surgery last year. From …

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Watch: Padraig Harrington’s Forthright Punditry At The Masters Summed Up In One Clip

Padraig Harrington did a great job all week at Augusta in his role as a pundit for Sky Sports. His honesty and insights when analysing the Masters have gained him many more admirers.¬† Harrington’s ability to give frank, no-nonsense assessments of matters unfolding at Augusta National from Thursday to Sunday was refreshing. He proved insightful and expressed his knowledge of …

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Watch: Padraig Harrington Explains The Subtle Brilliance Of Sergio Garcia’s Fiancee Reacting To His Masters Win

Ever since Sergio Garcia finally sealed his first major victory at the 2017 Masters on Sunday evening, many have commented on the calming influence that his fiancee, Angela Akins, has had on his career. After 74 attempts Sergio Garcia finally secured his first major after defeating Justin Rose in a play off at the 2017 Masters. As the 37-year-old crumbled …

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