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Steven Bowditch in the hunt at US PGA

Steven Bowditch on the 16th hole during the first round of the 2014 John Deere Classic.

Steven Bowditch fired an opening round of seven-under-par to be one shot off the lead in the US PGA Tour's John Deere Classic.

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Steven Bowditch in the mix at Deere Classic

Steven Bowditch on the 16th hole during the first round of the 2014 John Deere Classic.

Steven Bowditch fired a four-under-par round to be one shot off the lead at the halfway point of the US PGA Tour's John Deere Classic.

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Australian Steven Bowditch stands tall at Texas Open

Milestone: Steven Bowditch achieves his first end-of-round lead in 110 starts on the PGA Tour.

Steven Bowditch finds himself in unfamiliar territory, leading after the second round of the $6.2 million Texas Open.

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Australian Steven Bowditch leads into new territory in Texas

Steven Bowditch.

Steven Bowditch finds himself in unfamiliar territory, leading after the second round of the $6.2 million Texas Open.

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Australian Steven Bowditch leads by three shots at Texas Open

Australian Steven Bowditch chipped in at the first two holes on his way to a three-shot lead after the third round at the $6.2 million Texas Open on Saturday.

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Steven Bowditch conquers demons to win on US PGA Tour

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Australian golfer Steven Bowditch has defied depression to claim his maiden US PGA Tour victory and a start in next week's US Masters.

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Steven Bowditch banishes the blues to win in Texas

Steven Bowditch

Rupert Guinness As Steven Bowditch hung on to lead the Texas Open in the United States, former major winner Wayne Grady was watching on television in Australia, hoping the Novacastrian could overcome the anxiety...

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Steven Bowditch credits sports psychologist

Steven Bowditch.

Steven Bowditch has revealed the secret behind the breakthrough US PGA Tour victory that earned him his Masters debut.

Australians Adam Scott, Jason Day charging at PGA's FedEx Cup

Adam Scott

Ben Everill World No.2 Adam Scott is putting on a ball-striking clinic as he surges up the leaderboard into a share of top spot late in the second round of the Barclays at Ridgewood Country Club.

Australian quartet faces sudden death in US PGA Tour playoffs

High hopes: Aaron Baddeley.

For Geoff Ogilvy, Stuart Appleby, Aaron Baddeley and Robert Allenby the equation in week one of the US PGA Tour playoffs is simple: perform or perish.

Jason Day out to win golf's 'grand final'

Jason Day

Jason Day has labelled the FedEx Cup title golf's grand final and has set his sights on being the first Australian to win the season-long points race.

Crunch time for Greg Chalmers and Robert Allenby

Time to perform: Robert Allenby needs to lift his game.

Australian veterans Greg Chalmers and Robert Allenby face a tense week at the US PGA final regular season event, where they fight for a place in the playoffs and a tour card for next season.

Jason Day closing on Rory McIlroy as Adam Scott improves position at PGA Championship

Oh dear: Adam Scott during Friday's PGA Championship second round in Kentucky.

Ben Everill Jason Day is making an early push towards world No.1 Rory McIlroy's clubhouse lead and world No.2 Adam Scott looks like avoiding a rare missed cut midway through a wet second round of the PGA...

Jason Day surges into second at PGA

Jason Day has rocketed into contention at Valhalla.

Jason Day has defied his season of injury and illness to fire a sublime six-under 65, rocketing the Queenslander to second place and just one shot off world No.

Day surges to second at the PGA

On the prowl: Jason Day hits a tee shot during the second round of the 96th PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club in Kentucky.

Ben Everill Jason Day says he is not afraid to win and is ready to revel in the underdog tag after surging into second place behind world No.1 Rory McIlroy at the PGA Championship.

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Rory McIlroy wins, back to No.1

Rory McIlroy returned to the no. 1 spot in the world rankings

Rory McIlroy has stormed past Sergio Garcia to win the World Golf Championships Bridgestone Invitational by two shots and reclaim the world No.1 spot from Adam Scott.

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Geoff Ogilvy breaks winning drought at Reno

Eye on the prize: Geoff Ogilvy watches his tee shot on the third hole during the final round of the Barracuda Championship, which he won.

Geoff Ogilvy figured heading to Reno this week might have been a bad idea but he is buying drinks for all those who convinced him otherwise, after breaking a four-year victory drought.

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Adam Scott to amp up aggression at PGA Championship

Adam Scott hits a tee shot during a practice round prior to the start of the 96th PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club.

Adam Scott is sick of watching others dominate majors and will now take a more aggressive approach into the final major of the year.

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Putting change spurs Leishman surge in Ohio

Marc Leishman has revealed a simple putting change freed up his stroke and helped his surge in form, including taking the outright lead after the first round of the World Golf Championships event in...

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Rory McIlroy guns for No.1

Rory McIlroy.

Three-time major champion Rory McIlroy has set his sights on Adam Scott's world No.1 spot as he returns to competitive golf after his British Open triumph.