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Brandt Snedeker speeds to top at BMW Championship

Not ready to give up his season-long title without a fight, reigning FedEx Cup champion Brandt Snedeker stormed to the lead after the first round of the third US PGA tour playoff event in Chicago.

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Stephen Samuelson Adam Scott and Jason Day lead the Australian charge in golf's most prestigious tournament.

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US Masters: Adam Scott on track

Australia's Adam Scott.

With a sense of freedom afforded from his breakthrough Masters victory in 2013, Adam Scott started impressively in his quest to conquer Augusta National once more.

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US Masters: Deja vu for Adam Scott

Adam Scott plays a shot during the first round of the 78th Masters Golf Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club.

Former FedExCup champion Bill Haas posted his lowest score in a major to snatch the lead midway through the Masters first round on Thursday while holder Adam Scott experienced a real sense of deja vu.

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John Senden climbs Masters leaderboard with birdie blitz

John Senden

Adam Scott and John Senden are well placed to keep the green jacket in Australian hands halfway through the Masters at Augusta National.

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Adam Scott comfortable ahead of Masters defence

Adam Scott in action during the second round of the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship in March 2014.

Adam Scott's quest for greatness means he'll never be too relaxed in the comfort zone he senses when entering Augusta National's gates.

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Adam Scott off to a record start at Bay Hill

Adam Scott

Reigning Masters champion Adam Scott matched the Bay Hill course record with a 10-under-par 62 on Thursday to seize command at the US PGA's Arnold Palmer Invitational.

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After injury, Jones ready to attack 2014

Brendan Jones

David Polkinghorne Brendan Jones is hoping his injury layoff can coincide with good mate Adam Scott reinvigorating Australian golf.

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Hunter Mahan leaves tournament when leading

Hunter Mahan.

Oakville, Ontario Second-round pacesetter withdraws from Canadian Open when his wife goes into labour.

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Leishman's late Presidents Cup push

Marc Leishman

Los Angeles Marc Leishman has made a late surge towards a captain's pick for next month's Presidents Cup - which would take Australia's representation in the International team to just three.

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Marc Leishman gets Presidents Cup call

Marc Leishman and Brendon de Jonge got the nod from International captain Nick Price on Wednesday for the Presidents Cup match play contest against the United States next month.

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Leishman in international team for cup

Marc Leishman

Marc Leishman has been rewarded for his solid season with selection in the International team for next month's Presidents Cup, bringing Australia's contingent to three.

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Jim Furyk unleashes stunning round to join 59 club at BMW Championship

Jim Furyk

Chicago The heartbreaks have been piling up of late for Jim Furyk but the veteran American was all smiles after producing a stunning display of golf at Conway Farms Golf Club to become just the sixth player...

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Snedeker adds more firepower to PGA field

AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 09: Brandt Snedeker of the United States looks on during a practice round prior to the start of the 2013 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 9, 2013 in Augusta, Georgia.   Andrew Redington/Getty Images/AFP

Phil Lutton The Australian PGA Championship on the Gold Coast has added another big name, with world number nine Brandt Snedeker joining Adam Scott and Rickie Fowler as one of the headline acts for the November...

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Cup relevance on the line, says Price

Nick Price

Already seen as the poor cousin to the Ryder Cup, the Presidents Cup needs a competitive tournament in Ohio this week or it faces irrelevance.

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Greg Norman annoyed at Presidents Cup snub

Greg Norman

Greg Norman has spoken out about his axing as International team captain for the Presidents Cup with sponsor conflicts a mooted factor.

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Shark 'blindsided' by axing

Greg Norman

Columbus, Ohio Greg Norman has spoken out about his axing as International team captain for the Presidents Cup.

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US take honours at Presidents Cup but Internationals show fight

Jason Day.

Ben Everill The USA have taken the honours over the Internationals in the opening four-ball session of the 10th Presidents Cup but the visitors have shown fight.

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Internationals hold steady at Presidents Cup as rain wreaks havoc on schedule

Ben Everill Having been hammered in foursomes play in recent Presidents Cups, the Internationals kept pace with the USA in the format on Friday at Muirfield Village Golf Club.

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US in control at wet Presidents Cup

Adam Scott.

Ben Everill The US have taken control of the rain-affected Presidents Cup, snatching a five-point lead over the Internationals at Muirfield Village Golf Club.