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Peter Thomson dies: Five-time Open champion passes away aged 88

Thomson died at his home in Melbourne surrounded by his family on Wednesday morning. ‘Thommo’, as he was more affectionately known, was arguably Australia’s greatest golfer capturing the Open Championship on five occasions. R & A CEO Martin Slumbers leads the tributes:- “Peter was a true gentleman and will be forever remembered throughout the world of golf as one of ...

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Up four, Rose knows a lead can slip away

Stacy Lewis was listening to more than her caddie on her march up the leaderboard Saturday at the Volvik Championship. Pregnant with her first child, she is listening to her body in a new way these days. And she could hear a message coming through loud and clear toward the end of her round at Travis Point Country Club in ...

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Simpson runs away with Players Championship

9:46 PM ET Associated Press PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — Starting with the largest Sunday lead ever at The Players Championship was harder than Webb Simpson imagined. Hearing one big roar after another from Tiger Woods playing four groups ahead of him didn’t help. Through it all, Simpson managed his game and… www.espn.com – GOLF

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Gale blows them away in PNG Open

New South Welshman Daniel Gale has secured his first victory on the ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia, running away with the SP PNG Open title in the final round. Starting with a three shot buffer at 17-under the card, Gale flew home with a round of 6-under 66 to finish on 23-under 265, a commanding nine shots ahead of ...

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