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Birdies mean Fred Couples misses Super Bowl XLVIII

Fred Couples stretches in Dubai

Seattle Seahawks fan Freddie Couples was left cursing his own golfing skills at the Dubai Desert Classic when making the cut meant that he would miss seeing Sunday's Super Bowl.

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Tiger Woods makes a slow recovery from injury

Tiger Woods.

James Corrigan If the golfing world is in distress at its superstar still being sidelined, then the man himself revealed it could be a great deal worse.

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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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Bubba Watson grabs Masters lead with blistering back nine

Bubba Wtson

Julian Linden Bubba Watson rolled in five birdies in a row to hold the outright lead late in the second round of the 78th Masters on Friday and surge into contention for a second green jacket in three years.

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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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US Masters final round coverage

Bubba

Stephen Samuelson An exciting finish in prospect as the leaders get off to a flying start.

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Bubba Watson wins second US Masters title in three years

Bubba Watson of the United States shakes hands with Jordan Spieth on the 18th green.

Bubba Watson won golf's Masters Tournament for the second time in three years.

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Jordan Spieth poised to reap riches as golf’s next big thing despite Masters defeat

Michael Buteau Jordan Spieth still won, even though he finished second at the Masters Tournament, according to sports marketers.

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Kuchar and English romp to Shootout win

Matt Kuchar and Harris English combined to shoot 14-under-par 58 on Sunday for a record-setting victory in the Franklin Templeton Shootout.

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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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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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Venturi to join golf's hall of fame

Pebble Beach Ken Venturi, the 1964 US Open champion who spent 35 years as a US television golf commentator, was yesterday named as a 2013 inductee to the World Golf Hall of Fame.

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Leishman, Garcia share lead at US Masters

Mark Leishman.

Australia's Marc Leishman and Sergio Garcia of Spain shared the lead at the 77th Masters on Thursday after both shot six-under 66s in the first round at Augusta National.

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Another Day, another Australian leads the US Masters

Jason Day.

Australia's Jason Day, who shared second in his 2011 Augusta National debut, fired a four-under par 68 on Friday to seize a one-stroke lead after the second round of the 77th Masters.

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Day closes in on an old hoodoo

Australian charge: Jason Day firing in the second round.

Ben Everill, Augusta Jason Day opens up a one-stroke lead at the halfway point of the Masters.

Scott poised to strike: Norman

Jason Day

Ben Everill AUGUSTA: Greg Norman famously couldn't get over the Augusta hoodoo but the two-time major winner thinks Adam Scott can make a weekend charge to victory.