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Spieth Struggles, Day Shines at Australian Open

SYDNEY, Australia — Jason Day made a spectacular return to the Australian Open on Thursday, finishing the first round just three shots off the lead as the defending champion Jordan Spieth struggled in tricky conditions.

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Golf Channel’s Brandel Chamblee Thinks ‘Golf Should Ban Twitter’

Unkind tweets to golf commentator Brandel Chamblee upset him so much that he deletes 10 tweets a day and calculates that he has banned over 20,000 people from his Twitter account since he started criticizing PGA players from his throne at the Golf Channel.

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Tiger Woods Almost Ready for Primetime

Tiger Woods has plenty to be optimistic about after his performance over the weekend at the Hero World Challenge, where he staged his comeback from a 16-month layoff due to back surgeries.

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NYT: Spieth Handles Defeat with Class and Dignity

AUGUSTA, Ga. — “More important than golf,” Jordan Spieth said Sunday night as a preamble to publicly congratulating the new Masters champion,Danny Willett. And with those words, Spieth showed that he would live to laugh about his Masters meltdown.

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Rory McIlroy Ruptures Ankle Ligament Playing Soccer

The world’s top-ranked golfer and reigning British Open Champion Rory McIlroy tore his ATFL—the anterior talofibular ligament—in his left ankle while playing in a soccer “kickabout” on Saturday.

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Did Tiger Woods Downplay Jordan Spieth’s Masters Performance?

On Sunday, Tiger Woods reacted to Jordan Spieth matching his 1997 record 18-under par performance. According to Woods, the course was easier than normal, thus allowing the scores to be lower. Woods, who claims he had to pop a bone

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Jordan Spieth: ‘I Want to Win 2 Masters’

Twenty-one-year-old golfer and newly-crowned Masters Champion Jordan Spieth completed his magical run at The Masters on Sunday, tying the record lowest score ever for the tournament at 18-under par, matching Tiger Woods’ score in 1997. Before receiving his green jacket,

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Jordan Spieth Wins the Masters

Jordan Spieth won the 79th Masters tournament on Sunday shooting 70 and annihilating the rest of the field, topping his closest competitors Justin Rose and Phil Mickelson by four shots.

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Tiger Woods Makes Masters Cut

Friday at the 79th Masters Tournament Tiger Woods sent a message early that he planned on being around for the weekend.