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Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Golf

Thompson in control

MIAMI, Florida — Lexi Thompson fired a four-under par 68 on Saturday to take a commanding three-shot lead over Nelly Korda in the LPGA’s...

Howell hangs tough

WASHINGTON — Charles Howell kept his bid to end an 11-year PGA Tour title drought on track Saturday, firing a two-under par 68 for...

Ancer grabs driver’s seat

SYDNEY — On-fire Mexican Abraham Ancer battled howling winds to sink nine birdies and race to a five-shot lead at the Australian Open Saturday...

Olson waxes hot early

MIAMI, Florida — Japan’s Nasa Hataoka put herself in position for a $1-million LPGA season bonus but settled for second to American Amy Olson...

Korean scores hole-in-one

SYDNEY — An Byeong-hun sunk a hole-in-one to win an expensive watch and retain a share of the lead at the Australian Open on...

Champ beams confidence

WASHINGTON — Cameron Champ was just hoping to make the cut in his first few events as a member of the US PGA Tour. Instead,...

Carlos, Superal bag OOM crowns

Former amateur hotshots Jobim Carlos and Princess Superal emerged as the year’s best in pro golf, anchoring their Order of Merit (OOM) feats on...

Kuchar jacks up lead

MEXICO CITY — Matt Kuchar surged into a four-shot lead at the US PGA Tour’s Mayakoba Classic on Saturday, firing a six-under-par 65 to...

Chan, Ilas rule Riviera

SILANG, Cavite — Aidric Chan battled back from four shots down to snare the men’s crown with a 70 while Bernice Olivarez-Ilas held sway...