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    Henrik Stenson completes winning LIV Golf Invitational Series debut after being stripped of Ryder Cup captaincy

    Stenson earned $4m (£3.28m) for his two-shot victory, plus an additional also earned $375,000 (£308,000) as part of the Majesticks team – along with Lee Westwood, Ian Poulter and Sam Horsfield – which finished second in the team competition. Last Updated: 01/08/22 8:11am Henrik Stenson claimed a two-shot victory in the third LIV Golf Invitational Series event Henrik Stenson responded to being stripped of the Ryder Cup captaincy by earning bumper payday and completing a winning LIV Golf Invitational Series debut in Bedminster. Stenson, who was removed from the role of Europe’s next Ryder Cup captain after committing to the Greg Norman-fronted rival tour, posted a two-under 69 at Trump…

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    Sean Crocker shoots course-record 63 to lead Hero Open after day one

    Crocker later admitted nine missed cuts earlier this season had been “mentally the toughest thing I’ve gone through”. Last Updated: 28/07/22 9:46pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Watch the highlights from day two of the Hero Open from Fairmont St Andrews. Watch the highlights from day two of the Hero Open from Fairmont St Andrews. America’s Sean Crocker carded a course-record 63 to top the leaderboard after a day of remarkably low scoring in the Hero Open. Crocker recorded an eagle and eight birdies at Fairmont St Andrews to finish nine under par, a shot ahead of a five-strong group which included England’s Ashley Chesters…

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    Senior Open: Darren Clarke takes charge with 67 in second round at Gleneagles

    Darren Clarke produces a strong back-nine performance for a 67 to move ahead after second round of Senior Open; Padraig Harrington, Ernie Els and Bernhard Langer three off pace; watch third round live on Saturday from 1.30pm via the red button and 4pm on Sky Sports Golf Last Updated: 22/07/22 8:55pm Darren Clarke claimed the last of his three PGA Tour Champions wins at the Sanford International last September Darren Clarke carded a three-under 67 at Gleneagles to take the halfway lead in the Senior Open. The 2011 Open champion sat just one behind joint-leaders Stephen Ames and Glen Day overnight but produced a solid round in difficult conditions to…

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    LPGA Tour: Free live YouTube stream from Evian Championship as major season continues in France

    Evian Championship is live on Sky Sports Golf and the Sky Sports Golf YouTube channel; Women’s major one of four live tournaments this week – Senior Open, the DP World Tour’s Cazoo Classic and the PGA Tour’s 3M Open are also available. Last Updated: 21/07/22 9:37am YouTube Due to your consent preferences, you’re not able to view this Privacy Options The women’s golf major season continues this week at the Amundi Evian Championship, with all four rounds available via Sky Sports’ free live YouTube stream. This week’s event in France kicks off a month-long stretch of LPGA Tour golf in Europe, with all of the world’s top five and 14…

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    Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce seals fifth World Championships 100m title | Dina Asher-Smith ‘gutted’ to miss podium

    Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce clocked the sixth-fastest time in history as she led a Jamaica 1-2-3 in Eugene; Great Britain’s Dina Asher-Smith equalled her national 100m record, but had to settle for fourth; Elsewhere, there was frustration for Katarina Johnson-Thompson in the heptathlon Last Updated: 18/07/22 8:20am Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce celebrates after her World Championships triumph Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce wants to continue to inspire generations of women after securing a fifth 100m title at the World Championships. The 35-year-old defended her 2019 crown in Eugene, Oregon, on Sunday evening with a championship record of 10.67 seconds – the sixth fastest time in history. Fraser-Pryce came home ahead of Jamaica team-mates Shericka Jackson and Elaine…

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    The 150th Open: Cameron Smith jumps clear of Rory McIlroy to earn maiden major title at St Andrews

    Smith finished a shot clear of Cameron Young after a remarkable bogey-free 64, while McIlroy claimed third as his wait for a fifth major title continues; Overnight co-leader Viktor Hovland in a share of fourth with Tommy Fleetwood By Ali Stafford at St Andrews Last Updated: 17/07/22 6:54pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Cameron Smith recorded five successive birdies to steal the lead from Rory McIlroy in the final round of The 150th Open Championship Cameron Smith recorded five successive birdies to steal the lead from Rory McIlroy in the final round of The 150th Open Championship Cameron Smith came through a thrilling final-round tussle…

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    World Matchplay Darts: Peter Wright and Dimitri Van den Bergh both win but Jonny Clayton is dumped out

    Peter Wright begins the defence of his World Matchplay title with victory over Madars Razma, as debutant Rowby-John Rodriguez dumps out eighth seed Jonny Clayton on a thrilling opening night at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool; watch every dart live on Sky Sports Last Updated: 17/07/22 12:23am Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player A look back at the best checkouts from Day One of the World Matchplay Darts in Blackpool A look back at the best checkouts from Day One of the World Matchplay Darts in Blackpool Defending champion Peter Wright and Dimitri Van den Bergh eased through on opening night at the World Matchplay in…

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    Enjoy Rory McIlroy make eagle from one of St. Andrews’ well known bunkers at The Open

    ST. ANDREWS, Scotland — It could however be the most significant shot of Rory McIlroy’s daily life. McIlroy, wanting to get his 1st major considering the fact that 2014 at this weekend’s Open at St. Andrews, lifted the loudest cheer from the 52,000-potent crowd when he chipped in for an eagle from a bunker on the 10th gap through the 3rd spherical. McIlroy was nicely positioned heading into Saturday, and he ongoing his cost on shifting day with a 3-underneath 33 on the entrance nine. The eagle on the 10th propelled him to a tie for the lead with Viktor Hovland. On the par 4, McIlroy’s 334-yard drive found the…

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    The Open: R&A’s Martin Slumbers confirms banning LIV Golf players ‘not on agenda’ in future

    Slumbers on the Saudi-backed circuit: “I believe the model we have seen is not in the best interest of the sport as a whole and is entirely driven by money” – Watch The Open throughout the week live on Sky Sports The Open By Ali Stafford at St Andrews Last Updated: 13/07/22 3:52pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player R&A chief executive Martin Slumbers doesn’t believe that LIV Golf is in the best long-term interests of the sport as a whole. R&A chief executive Martin Slumbers doesn’t believe that LIV Golf is in the best long-term interests of the sport as a whole. R&A chief executive…

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    Bryson DeChambeau, Bridgestone Partnership Ends As He Joins LIV Golfing

    Bridgestone finished its partnership with Bryson DeChambeau on Tuesday soon after he just lately built the conclusion to join the LIV Golf Invitational Collection. The world’s biggest tire and rubber business wrote in a statement that the PGA Tour is an “extremely important element of qualified golf” and that the enterprise has romantic relationship with the “highly seen sequence of tournaments.”  With DeChambeau not participating in PGA events, “Bridgestone and Bryson have agreed to end their model ambassador partnership,” the assertion browse, per Golfing.com’s Jonathan Wall. To begin with, DeChambeau signed with Bridgestone in 2016 when he turned a specialist and renewed his endorsement deal for the company’s golf balls…