Golf

French golfer Alexander Levy wins European Open in playoff
BAD GRIESBACH, Germany (AP) — French golfer Alexander Levy wasted a four-shot lead but beat Ross Fisher of England in a playoff to win the shortened European Open on Sunday.
3 hrs ago
Scott McCarron takes 2-shot lead in PGA Tour Champions event
VICTORIA, British Columbia (AP) — Scott McCarron eagled the par-5 12th and shot a 5-under 66 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead in the Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship.
8 hrs ago
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ATLANTA (AP) — Dustin Johnson made one mistake that suddenly put some intrigue into the final day of the PGA Tour season — the Tour Championship and the FedEx Cup.
9 hrs ago
Australia wins World Amateur Team Championship by 19 strokes
RIVIERA MAYA, Mexico (AP) — Australia completed a runaway victory in the World Amateur Team Championship, beating England by 19 strokes Saturday and sweeping the top two individual spots.
9 hrs ago
Martin Flores leads Web.com Tour Finals event
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Martin Flores birdied five of the last seven holes for a 5-under 66 and a three-stroke lead Saturday in the Web.com Tour Finals' Nationwide Children's Hospital Championship.
12 hrs ago
Johnson, Chappell tied for Tour Championship lead
ATLANTA (AP) — Dustin Johnson had a reasonable lie in the rough and only a few pine tree branches blocking his path to the 17th green. Neither seemed like a problem until he played the wrong shot, clipped the tree and wound up with a double bogey
14 hrs ago
Levy takes 4-shot lead into European Open final round
BAD GRIESBACH, Germany (AP) — French golfer Alexander Levy took a four-shot lead going into the third and final round of the European Open after the event was shortened to 54 holes on Saturday.
18 hrs ago
Love calls US team 'best maybe ever assembled' in Ryder Cup
ATLANTA (AP) — U.S. captain Davis Love III referred to his Ryder Cup team as "the best golf team maybe ever assembled," a surprising comment for two reasons.
19 hrs ago