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Langer Wins Senior British Open by Record 13 Shots, Canadian Rick Gibson 3rd

Last Updated on Sunday, 27 July 2014 23:14 Sunday, 27 July 2014 18:07

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BRIDGEND, Wales — Bernhard Langer won his second Senior British Open championship on Sunday, finishing a record 13 strokes clear of Colin Montgomerie of Scotland.

The German added a closing 4-under 67 Sunday at sunny Royal Porthcawl to his earlier rounds of 65-66-68 for an 18-under 266.

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Tim Clark Rallies to Win Canadian Open

Last Updated on Sunday, 27 July 2014 17:46 Sunday, 27 July 2014 16:16

Tim Clark

Canadian Press

MONTREAL (AP) — Tim Clark rallied to win the Canadian Open, birdieing five of the last eight holes for a one-stroke victory over Jim Furyk.

Clark closed with a 5-under 65 at rainy Royal Montreal for his second PGA Tour victory. The 38-year-old South African player also won the 2010 Players Championship.

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Petrovic, Putnam Share Canadian Open Lead

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 July 2014 17:01 Thursday, 24 July 2014 16:53

Tim Petrovic

Canadian Press

MONTREAL, Quebec (AP) — Tim Petrovic and Michael Putnam shared the first-round lead in the Canadian Open, shooting 6-under 64 in sunny, breezy afternoon conditions at rain-softened Royal Montreal.

The 47-year-old Petrovic was the last player to get in the field, grabbing a spot when Benjamin Alvarado withdrew Tuesday.

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Taiwan Sweeps US in 1st Day of International Crown

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 July 2014 16:53 Thursday, 24 July 2014 16:42

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Canadian Press

OWINGS MILLS, Maryland (AP) — A winless day left the top-seeded United States with the feeling there's nothing left to lose in their quest to capture the International Crown

Yani Tseng made a 12-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole to give Taiwan a sweep of the Americans in the opening round of the 32-player, eight-team tournament Thursday.

Tseng and Phoebe Yao never trailed in a 1-up win over Stacy Lewis and Lexi Thompson after Candie Kung and Teresa Lu beat Paula Creamer and Cristie Kerr 4 and 3.

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Steve Wheatcroft Takes Boise Open in Playoff

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014 19:08 Tuesday, 22 July 2014 18:55

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Canadian Press

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Steve Wheatcroft rolled in a 10-foot birdie putt on the first playoff hole to beat Steven Alker and win the Albertsons Boise Open.

The pair battled back and forth at Hillcrest Country Club and were tied at 24 under after regulation play.

Wheatcroft watched as Alker’s 30-foot birdie try stopped a couple feet short of the cup and then stepped up and made his putt.

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