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McLeod inspired for better Qld Open showing

An unexpected invitation last Friday to join the likes of Brooks Koepka, Tommy Fleetwood, Tony Finau and Tyrell Hatton in the field for the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship in Scotland next month has given Jake McCleod a perspective on where his fledgling golf status currently stands. And the 24-year-old Queenslander, who recently secured his card for the Asian Tour in ...

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Osaka wins first match since US Open victory

Osaka won her first Grand Slam at the US Open Japan’s Naomi Osaka has beaten Dominika Cibulkova 6-2 6-1 at the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo – her first match since winning the US Open. The 20-year-old beat Serena Williams to win her first Grand Slam earlier this month – a victory overshadowed by Williams’ outbursts at the umpir… BBC ...

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Top-seeded Jelena Ostapenko reaches 2nd round of Korea Open

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Top-seeded Jelena Ostapenko beat Lara Arruabarrena 6-3, 6-3 to advance to the second round of the Korea Open on Wednesday. Ostapenko, the 2017 French Open champion, broke her opponent five times while notching up 32 winners to 29 unforced errors. “She’s a very good player and very consistent,” Ostapenko said. “Today was a good match ...

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Sneds returns to Aussie Open

Brandt Snedeker will contest the 2018 Emirates Australian Open. The popular American, nine times a winner on the US PGA Tour and former Ryder Cup and Presidents Cup representative, this week confirmed he would play at The Lakes Golf Club in Sydney from 15-18 November. "I've always loved coming down to Australia and I'm really looking forward to spending some ...

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