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McIlroy to Return for FedEx Cup Playoffs

McIlroy had said after he finished at the PGA Championship that he could feel a back muscle spasm in recent weeks as he practiced more to get ready for the final major of the year. He said before leaving Quail Hollow he could return in a few weeks or not until next year.

McIlroy Feeling Right at Home at Quail Hollow for PGA

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Jordan Spieth is going for a career Grand Slam at the PGA Championship and doesn’t appear to have a care in the world. Rory McIlroy hasn’t won a major in three years and expectations are higher than ever.

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Trump Gets More Applause than Protests with Visit to Women’s Open

President Donald Trump appeared at the Women’s Open last Friday bringing both protesters and supporters, but despite the detractors, the president received far more applause than protests.
The president arrived on Friday, to the delight of hundreds of attendees at the Women’s Open. Trump was met with chants of “Make America Great Again,” and “USA, USA,” according to the Daily Mail.

Jason Dufner of the US hits his tee shot on the first hole during the final round of the Memorial Tournament, at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio, on June 4, 2017

Jason Dufner Bounces Back to Win the Memorial

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Jason Dufner never lost sight of the big picture even after losing a big lead. It paid off for him Sunday when he rallied from a four-shot deficit and holed a 30-foot par putt on the 18th to close out a victory in the Memorial.

ESPN’s Max Kellerman: Golf Isn’t a Sport

During a Monday “First Take” discussion about the sportsmanship shown by Masters winner Sergio Garcia and runner-up Justin Rose this weekend, ESPN personality Max Kellerman said that he does not believe golf is a sport. “[G]olf’s whole status as a sport

Watch: Matt Kuchar Nails Hole-in-One at the Masters

Matt Kuchar hit a hole-in-one Sunday on the 16th hole during the fourth round of the Masters. Kuchar’s incredible shot moved him into a tie for third place on the leaderboard at the time. After nailing the hole-in-one, Kuchar gave the

(L-R) Sergio Garcia of Spain, Lee Westwood of England and Shane Lowry of Ireland wait on a green during the second round of the 2017 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 7, 2017 in Georgia

Leaders Seek First Major Crown in Masters Shootout

Augusta (United States) (AFP) – A tension-packed shootout among 15 golfers bunched within five shots atop the leaderboard began unfolding Saturday as the third round of the Masters opened at Augusta National.