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Men’s World Amateur Championship Begins Wednesday

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014 22:44 Tuesday, 09 September 2014 22:36

altKARUIZAWA, Japan (Tyler Costigan/Golf Canada) — The Men's World Amateur Team Championship will begin Wednesday when 69 countries from around the world tee-it-up at 72 Golf East in Japan.



This Week in Golf

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014 20:16 Tuesday, 09 September 2014 19:43

Tour Championship by Coca-Cola

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Site: Atlanta.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: East Lake Golf Club (7,319 yards, par 70).

Purse: $8 million. Winner's share: $1.44 million.



England Golf Takes Opening Round Lead at Canadian International Junior Challenge

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014 19:11 Tuesday, 09 September 2014 19:07

altDOURO-DUMMER, Ontario — Overcast skies and a cool breeze welcomed the international field of junior golfers competing at Wildfire Golf Club this week as the first round of the Canadian International Junior Challenge teed off this morning. England Golf, champions of five of the last six championships jumped out to an early two stroke lead over Team USA (San Diego Junior Golf Association). England Golf opened with a four under-par team total (212).



Wes Short Jr. Wins Quebec Championship

Last Updated on Sunday, 07 September 2014 19:34 Sunday, 07 September 2014 19:17

Wes Short Jr.

Canadian Press

QUEBEC CITY (AP) — Wes Short Jr. made an 8-foot eagle putt on the final hole to win the Quebec Championship on Sunday for his first Champions Tour's title.

The 51-year-old Short played the final 10 holes in 8 under for an 8-under 64 and a one-stroke victory over Scott Dunlap in the first PGA Tour-sanctioned event in the area since 1956.



Canada Sets First-Round Record at Women’s World Amateur Championship

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 September 2014 19:55 Wednesday, 03 September 2014 19:45

altKARUIZAWA, Japan – Canada, bolstered by a 66 from Brooke Henderson and a 69 from Augusta James, posted a record score of 9-under-par 135 to hold a two-stroke lead after the first round of the 2014 Women's World Amateur Team Championship (WWATC) at Karuizawa 72 Golf East.

Canada's 135 is the lowest first-round score in WWATC history, eclipsing the previous mark of 136 by the USA in Argentina in 2010. Two-time defending champion Republic of Korea is second at 137, followed by France at 140 in third.



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