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Altomare Outlasts Broch Larsen in Symetra Tour Playoff

Last Updated on Sunday, 24 April 2016 22:31 Sunday, 24 April 2016 22:19

Brittany AltomareCanadian Press

SARASOTA, Florida (Golf Canada with files from the Canadian Press) — Brittany Altomare won the Guardian Retirement Championship at windy Sara Bay, beating Denmark’s Nicole Broch Larsen with a birdie on the fifth hole of a playoff.

Altomare closed with a 2-under 70 to match Broch Larsen at even-par 70. Broch Larsen had a 75.

“It is an incredible feeling,” Altomare said. “I feel like I am on a high.”



Langer, Lehman Shoot Better-Ball 60 to Take Legends Lead

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 April 2016 00:48 Saturday, 23 April 2016 00:40

Tom Lehman and Bernhard LangerCanadian Press

RIDGEDALE, Missouri (AP) — Bernhard Langer and Tom Lehman teamed to shoot an 11-under 60 in better-ball play to take the first-round lead in the Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf at Big Cedar Lodge.

Langer and Lehman had a 7-under 28 on the front nine on Buffalo Ridge’s Springs Course and added four birdies on the back nine.



Lee Takes 3-Shot Lead at Rainy Shenzhen International

Last Updated on Friday, 22 April 2016 08:37 Friday, 22 April 2016 08:33

Lee Soo-minCanadian Press

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Lee Soo-min shot a 7-under 65 to take a three-stroke lead on the rain-interrupted second day of Shenzhen International.



British Masters Tickets Now on General Sale

Last Updated on Friday, 22 April 2016 08:28 Friday, 22 April 2016 08:18

Luke DonaldTickets for the 2016 British Masters supported by Sky Sports are now on general sale, with fans able to buy tickets for the final three rounds of the European Tour tournament at The Grove.

The opening round on October 13 has now completely sold out, with 20,000 spectators taking advantage of the ‘Sky Sports Thursday’ free ticket offer.



Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour Expands MJT Mini Tour in BC

Last Updated on Friday, 22 April 2016 01:15 Friday, 22 April 2016 01:11

MJTVANCOUVER, British Columbia — Canada’s number-one played Junior Golf Tour, the Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour (MJT) presented by Boston Pizza, has expanded the British Columbia portion of the MJT Mini Tour for boys and girls ages 12 and under to an eight tournament circuit at three different venues in the lower mainland to better meet demand for age-appropriate competition over a limited number of holes and shorter yardages.



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