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PGA Tour Leaderboard LIVE: Latest scores and tee times from the Sony Open

The Sony Open is one of the big tour events on the 2018 PGA Tour, with many of the world’s top golfers taking part. Hawaii’s Waialae Country Club once again hosts the tournament, which has been running since 1965. Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas are both competing at the Sony Open this year. Thomas won the tournament by a staggering seven strokes off England’s Justin Rose. Thomas shot 27-under over the four days to take home the €1m winners’ cheque. Only two non-Americans have won the Sony Open since 2005.…

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Tiger Woods falls away from top spot on day three of Hero World Challenge

Woods had emerged as a shock contender on the first two days despite being ranked 1,199th and playing his first event since having surgery on his lower back. But he started Saturday sluggish and bogeyed the first, third and fifth holes. He then expensed the seventh and 10th with bogies to undo all of his previous hard work. Woods tried to make amends later on with birdies on the 14th and 17th in a bid to finish on par for the day. But the end result was a three-over-par 75…

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Tiger Woods EXCLUSIVE: Golf icon already targeting The Open title ahead of comeback

GETTY Tiger Woods has won The Open three times, twice on Scottish soil Woods is making his return to competitive golf this week at the Hero Challenge in the Bahamas after a 10-month lay-off following career-saving back surgery and is understandably taking things slowly for now. The former world number one has endured a miserable 2017 – not only crippled by back pain and forced out of the sport he once ruled, but also dealing with another meltdown in his private life. Woods spent a night in the cells in…

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Tiger Woods makes SURPRISING revelation ahead of comeback at Hero World Challenge

The 41-year-old is part of the 16-man field that will compete at the Hero World Challenge, starting on Thursday November 30. The likes of Jordan Spieth, Dustin Johnson and Rickie Fowler will all be taking part at the Bahamas event. But all focus will understandably be on Woods who hasn’t played a competitive round of golf since the Dubai Desert Classic in February. After requiring his fourth back surgery in just three years, Woods is ready to go again and  his fellow professionals have been impressed by what they have…

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Tiger Woods: When is the Hero World Challenge? Why has he been out for so long?

The 14-time major winner will make his long awaited return to action in the coming days with fans eager to see how he fares. Woods has teased his followers on social media with clips of his swing. And his fellow professionals have flirted with information on how Woods is looking on the course. Rickie Fowler recently claimed the 41-year-old was hitting it way past him while Brad Faxon, who played in the foursome with Woods, US president Donald Trump and Dustin Johnson, stated Woods was driving further than the world…

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Tiger Woods: The internet proves he will never be the same again – Brandel Chamblee

Woods is currently gearing up for his return at the World Hero Challenge, which takes place next week. The 41-year-old is aiming to come back better than ever, with injuries and personal problems damaging his form and reputation in recent years. But golfer turned commentator Chamblee thinks Woods will never be able to rejoin the likes of Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas at the top of the rankings. “No is the short answer,” Chamblee told golf.com.  “If you do an internet search of the greatest sports comebacks from…

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Warriors’ Stephen Curry lands $50,000 NBA fine for throwing mouthguard

Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry has escaped serious punishment after his ejection from Saturday’s defeat to the Memphis Grizzlies. The two-time NBA MVP threw his mouthguard in the direction of an official towards the end of the game and he was joined in the tunnel soon afterwards by his team-mate Kevin Durant. Curry was also ejected after hitting a fan with his mouthguard during the 2016 NBA Finals but escaped this time with a $50,000 fine rather than a suspension. Curry is due to make $34m in salary…

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PGA Tour: Justin Thomas seals FedEX Cup to take home $10m after Tour Championship

Finishing second behind surprise winner Xander Schauffele at East Lake in Atlanta, 24-year-old Thomas overtook countryman Jordan Spieth to top the standings for the PGA Tour’s season-long points race. Thomas, who won five times this season and claimed his first major at the PGA Championship, carded a closing 66 to lose by a stroke to rookie Schauffele, who birdied the final hole for a 68 and finished at 12-under-par 268. “It’s a really weird day, getting asked what it’s like to win the FedExCup because as a competitor you’re mad…

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Tour Championship: Paul Casey on the verge of huge payday in FedEx Cup

Casey brilliantly grabbed a sixth hole eagle and five birdies in a third round 65 and take a two-shot lead at 12-under in the final round on the East Lake course in Atlanta. The Americans Kevin Kisner (64) and Xander Schauffele (65) share second place on 10-under par while Justin Rose struggled with a 71 to be sharing ninth place on five-under. If Casey is successful he would pocket the $US 1.5m first prize and the FedEx Cup trophy bonus of $US 10m. However, a number of scenarios need now…

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PGA Tour: Justin Rose shrugs off injury to put himself in contention on day two in Atlanta

Rose produced a superb up-and-down from a greenside bunker at the last in first playing a 100-foot wedge shot from the forward slope of the bunker and then was clearly pleased to see his 10-foot birdie putt drop in a round of a four-under par 66. Rose’s round, that included four other birdies and just one bogey, handed him a share of fourth place at six-under par tally and just one behind countryman Paul Casey who carded a 67 to move into a tie for the lead at seven-under par…

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