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Spaniard Jon Rahm going places in a hurry with rise to World No. 1, title at the Memorial
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Spaniard Jon Rahm going places in a hurry with rise to World No. 1, title at the Memorial

Rahm was No. 1 in the amateur ranking for a record 60 weeks. Phil Mickelson, whose brother was Rahm's coach at Arizona State, has been predicting greatness since before he won the first of his 10 worldwide titles.

'Lucky' Jack Nicklaus reveals he and wife have recovered from COVID-19 after testing positive in March
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'Lucky' Jack Nicklaus reveals he and wife have recovered from COVID-19 after testing positive in March

Nicklaus shared the news when the Memorial was coming out of a weather delay in the final round.

Tiger Woods, Bryson DeChambeau attract attention at Memorial practice round for different reasons
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Tiger Woods, Bryson DeChambeau attract attention at Memorial practice round for different reasons

DeChambeau has everyone talking, whether it's his super-sized physique, how hard he swings the driver, how far he is hitting the golf ball or his beliefs — which can sound like boasts — that he's changing the way the game is played.

Coronavirus Outbreak: PGA Tour, Memorial scrap plans to have limited spectators due to rising cases
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Coronavirus Outbreak: PGA Tour, Memorial scrap plans to have limited spectators due to rising cases

The Memorial, hosted by Jack Nicklaus at his Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio, was in line to be the first tournament with spectators since golf resumed its schedule on 11 June in Texas.

US Open's new exemption criteria helps six-times runner-up Phil Mickelson to complete career Grand Slam
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US Open's new exemption criteria helps six-times runner-up Phil Mickelson to complete career Grand Slam

A US Open win would put Mickelson's name alongside Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan, Gary Player, Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods on the career Grand Slam list.

Pro golfer and four-time major runner-up Doug Sanders passes away at 86
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Pro golfer and four-time major runner-up Doug Sanders passes away at 86

Sanders died Sunday morning in Houston, the PGA Tour confirmed through a text from Sanders' ex-wife, Scotty.

One year on: Tiger Woods' last Masters win, his 15th major, as much about family as a green jacket
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One year on: Tiger Woods' last Masters win, his 15th major, as much about family as a green jacket

Each time Woods won a major — even the first of his 15 — it was one major closer to the 18 won by Jack Nicklaus. This one was different. This was more about satisfaction and redemption than a thirst for more.

Coronavirus outbreak: Former cricketers Wasim Akram, Darren Gough auction off memorabilia to raise funds for COVID-19 relief
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Coronavirus outbreak: Former cricketers Wasim Akram, Darren Gough auction off memorabilia to raise funds for COVID-19 relief

Legendary Pakistani fast bowler Akram and England's former star pacer Gough are among the latest cricketing personalities attempting to combat the challenges posed by the unprecedented global health crisis.

Tiger Woods not losing sleep over Jack Nicklaus' record, says he is at peace with himself
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Tiger Woods not losing sleep over Jack Nicklaus' record, says he is at peace with himself

American golf icon Tiger Woods says he is at peace with himself and not in hot pursuit of the three Majors that would tie him with the legendary Jack Nicklaus.

Rory McIlroy tops Brooks Koepka for PGA Tour player of the year award for third time
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Rory McIlroy tops Brooks Koepka for PGA Tour player of the year award for third time

In a vote of the players, Rory McIlroy won the Jack Nicklaus Award over Brooks Koepka. It was the third time McIlroy won the award, and the first time without having won a major.

PGA Championship 2019: Defending champion Brooks Koepka seizes early lead as Tiger Woods struggles
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PGA Championship 2019: Defending champion Brooks Koepka seizes early lead as Tiger Woods struggles

It was only the fourth time in 82 major starts that Woods began with a double bogey or worse, but the first time at a PGA. He opened with a triple bogey at last year's US Open and began with a double bogey on his way to winning the 2008 US Open.

Tiger Woods set for early charge with defending champion Brooks Koepka, Francesco  Molinari at PGA Championship
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Tiger Woods set for early charge with defending champion Brooks Koepka, Francesco Molinari at PGA Championship

A victory would match Woods with Sam Snead for the all-time US PGA win record at 82 and move him two shy of the all-time major win record of 18 set by Jack Nicklaus

Masters 2019: Tiger Woods's comeback from years of physical and mental trauma serves as tribute to science, sheer will power
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Masters 2019: Tiger Woods's comeback from years of physical and mental trauma serves as tribute to science, sheer will power

It’s as much a tribute to the advancements made by science as well as his own will power that Tiger Woods managed to win at the 83rd Masters

Mexico's Abraham Ancer coasts to five-shot victory at Australian Open to win second professional golf tournament
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Mexico's Abraham Ancer coasts to five-shot victory at Australian Open to win second professional golf tournament

Mexico's Abraham Ancer romped to a five-shot victory at the Australian Open on Sunday, holding his nerve to win only his second professional golf tournament.

Open Championship 2018: From fantastic Francesco Molinari to solid Shubhankar Sharma, 5 things we learned at Carnoustie
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Open Championship 2018: From fantastic Francesco Molinari to solid Shubhankar Sharma, 5 things we learned at Carnoustie

From Francesco Molinari's brilliant form, Tiger Woods' comeback and Shubhankar Sharma's solid showing, here is what we learned at The Open Championship.

Memorial Tournament 2018: India's Anirban Lahiri finishes on tied 36th after first round
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Memorial Tournament 2018: India's Anirban Lahiri finishes on tied 36th after first round

Hideki Matsuyama jumped from the middle of the pack to a share of the lead with a superb display in the middle of the round as he reeled off four straight birdies and then holed out with a wedge from 130 yards on the 17th hole for an eagle that sent him to a 7-under 65.

Anirban Lahiri returns to Memorial Tournament with hope, expectations as Shubhankar Sharma gears up for debut
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Anirban Lahiri returns to Memorial Tournament with hope, expectations as Shubhankar Sharma gears up for debut

Anirban Lahiri, who achieved his career-best result at the Memorial last year by finishing tied-2nd, returns to the event with a lot of hope and expectations.

Golf legend Jack Nicklaus thinks Tiger Woods can still beat his record of 18 major championship victories
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Golf legend Jack Nicklaus thinks Tiger Woods can still beat his record of 18 major championship victories

Woods last won a major almost exactly 10 years ago, when he battled to a memorable playoff win at the 2008 US Open at Torrey Pines in Southern California.

Golfer Rory McIlroy confident that Tiger Woods is 'very close' to another comeback
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Golfer Rory McIlroy confident that Tiger Woods is 'very close' to another comeback

While aspects of Woods's game may be missing, his passion for golf remains plain, McIlroy said.

Tiger Woods expected to enter first-time DUI offender program to resolve charges filed against him
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Tiger Woods expected to enter first-time DUI offender program to resolve charges filed against him

Police had found Woods stopped on the side of a Palm Beach-area road in his Mercedes-Benz at about 3 a.m. on 29 May 2017.