Matt Kuchar

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Matt Kuchar holes bunker shot to win PGA event

Pete Iacobelli Matt Kuchar produced a stunning chip-in on the 18th hole as he overcame a four-shot deficit to win the RBC Heritage PGA event by one shot on Sunday.

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US golfer Matt Kuchar believes world tour inevitable

Matt Kuchar.

Matt Murnane American drawcard predicts Australia's marquee golf events will be part of worldwide tour before his career ends.

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Matt Kuchar takes early World Cup lead as tired Adam Scott feels the pinch

Matt Kuchar

Matt Murnane American Matt Kuchar is proving why he looms as the biggest threat to the "Scotty Slam".

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Stage set for tight British Open golf tournament

Tiger Woods returns to the major scene at the British Open.

The stage is set for the 143rd British Open at Royal Liverpool Golf club, with title contenders keeping one eye on back-from-injury Tiger Woods and another on the ever-changing weather conditions.

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Matt Jones leads Australians out at Open

Matt Jones.

Matt Jones will lead out the Australian contingent at the 143rd British Open confident his breakthrough season can continue at the highest level.

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Olympic golf criteria would exclude two current major champions

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Controversial criteria for entry to the 2016 Olympic golf competitions is sure to reignite debate over the sport's return to the Games.

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All eyes on Tiger Woods as golf return nears

Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods is making final preparations to return to competitive golf after a three-month injury layoff, a test at Congressional Country Club that could herald a British Open appearance.

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Tiger Woods returns to golf

All eyes will be on Tiger Woods when he returns this weekend.

Tiger Woods is making final preparations to return to competitive golf after a three-month injury layoff, a test at Congressional Country Club that could herald a British Open appearance.

Oliver Goss on track to be top amateur

Ben Everill Forget low amateur, Oliver Goss wants to compete with the pros at the US Open and perhaps beyond.

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US Open: Adam Scott and Jason Day fizzle in opening round

Struggled: Adam Scott's round featured just one birdie.

Ben Everill World No.1 Adam Scott and No.7 Jason Day failed to live up to their lofty rankings in the opening round of the US Open at Pinehurst No.2, falling eight shots off the pace.

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US Open: Martin Kaymer takes control at treacherous Pinehurst

Kaymer rolled in four birdies on the back nine.

Mark Lamport-Stokes Germany's Martin Kaymer stunningly birdied four of his last nine holes in the toughest conditions of the day to seize a three-shot lead in the U.S. Open first round at Pinehurst Resort on Thursday.

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Adam Scott closes in on becoming world No.1

Adam Scott

Adam Scott can climb to the top of the golf world with just a half decent result at the lucrative Players Championship.

Adam Scott is ready to pounce on Tiger Woods' No. 1 spot

Adam Scott.

Ben Everill Adam Scott admits he took his 2004 Players Championship win for granted but 10 years later is ready to pounce on a second title and jump to world No. 1.

Adam Scott has the top of the world firmly in view

Adam Scott

James Corrigan The vagaries, if not absurdities, of golf's rankings mean that Adam Scott would have been assured of rising above the world No.1, Tiger Woods, if he did not play in the Players Championship.

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Adam Scott bombs at Players Championship

Adam Scott hits a shot on the 14th hole during the first round of The Players Championship.

With the world No.1 spot up for grabs, Adam Scott once again failed to take advantage, bombing to a five-over-par 77 to be near the back of the field after the opening round of the Players...

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Newlywed Adam Scott keeps his chase for world No.1 alive

That's more like it: Adam Scott bounced back from a poor first round.

Ben Everill Adam Scott produced a 10-shot turnaround to make the cut on the number and keep his chase for world No.1 alive and then dropped a wedding bombshell at the US PGA Players Championship.

Adam Scott to take Tiger's No.1 golf ranking

A top-16 finish at the Players Championship will lift Adam Scott to world No.1.

Adam Scott will overtake injured Tiger Woods in next week's rankings to become golf's No.1 for the first time, even though the Australian will not play this week.

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Adam Scott six shots behind surprise leader at Colonial PGA

Colonial boy: Adam Scott is fighting to hang on to his world No.1 ranking.

Little-known Brice Garnett took control of the PGA event in Texas on Friday as world No.1 Adam Scott ended a frustrating day on the greens with a long birdie putt at the last to finish six shots off...

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Adam Scott, Bubba Watson and Charl Schwartzel grouped for US Open

Mark Lamport-Stokes Australia's world No.1 Adam Scott and fellow major winners Bubba Watson and Charl Schwartzel will form an eye-catching grouping for the first two rounds of next week's US Open at Pinehurst, North...

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Jason Day relishing return to World Golf Championships Match Play

After going close in 2013 the circle has been on Jason Day’s calendar for a year, like a kid waiting for Christmas.