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Tiger Woods preaches patience heading into WGC-Bridgestone

Tiger Woods preaches patience heading into WGC-Bridgestone

Heading into the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational -- his third tournament since back surgery in the spring -- Tiger Woods spoke Wednesday about the road to recovery and how tough it has been.

(Reuters) - Kiradech Aphibarnrat still remembers the cheers each time he reached for his driver at last year's PGA Championship and the big-hitting Thai has...

Rory McIlroy's golf ball from British Open being auctioned

Thanks to a little help from Twitter, the golf ball that Rory McIlroy used to win the British Open this month has gone up for sale.

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College teammates help Spain to a successful start at International Crown

College teammates help Spain to a successful start at International Crown 

The last time Azahara Munoz and Carlota Ciganda played together at Caves Valley Golf Club was during the...

Top-seeded U.S. golfers struggle in first day of International Crown

Top-seeded U.S. golfers struggle in first day of International Crown

There was a lot of talk going into the LPGA's inaugural International Crown at Caves Valley this week about the momentum the U.S....

With International Crown at Caves Valley, organizers hope women golfers follow

With International Crown at Caves Valley, organizers hope women golfers follow 

Many of the best women golfers in the world are in the Baltimore area this week for the LPGA's International Crown, a first-time event...

Young LPGA star Lexi Thompson is just starting to reach her potential

Young LPGA star Lexi Thompson is just starting to reach her potential 

Lexi Thompson first asked her parents the question when she was 12 and had become the youngest player ever to qualify for the U.S. Women's...

South Koreans hope to build national morale at International Crown

South Koreans hope to build national morale at International Crown 

For the eight teams playing in the LPGA's inaugural International Crown at Caves Valley Golf Club in Owings Mills, the event is about...

Yani Tseng hopes to recapture the feeling of her 2008 win at Bulle Rock

Yani Tseng hopes to recapture the feeling of her 2008 win at Bulle Rock 

Yani Tseng has seen life at both ends of the LPGA Tour.

Your guide to the 2014 International Crown

Your guide to the 2014 International Crown

What: Inaugural biennial women's team match-play competition pitting eight countries, each represented by a four-player...

Australian amateur Minjee Lee is backed by experience at International Crown

Australian amateur Minjee Lee is backed by experience at International Crown 

Among the most intriguing players in this week's inaugural International Crown at Caves Valley Golf Club is 18-year-old Australian ...

International Crown's format should make it a winner here, organizers say

International Crown's format should make it a winner here, organizers say 

Rich Thomas has run more than two dozen professional golf events over the past 14 years, but from its inception more than year ago the LPGA'...

McIlroy climbs to second in world golf rankings

McIlroy climbs to second in world golf rankings

Rory McIlroy climbed to number two in the world golf rankings on Monday following his victory in the 143rd British Open on Sunday.

Meet the U.S. team for the International Crown at Caves Valley

Meet the U.S. team for the International Crown at Caves Valley 

The inaugural International Crown women's golf tournament tees off from Caves Valley in Owings Mills on Thursday. Here's a quick...

Meet the golfers in the inaugural International Crown

Meet the golfers in the inaugural International Crown

An introduction to the 32 golfers representing 8 nations at this week's International Crown women's golf tournament at Caves Valley. 

Rory McIlroy maintains a steady hand to grab first British Open title

Bill Dwyre: Rory McIlroy maintains a steady hand to grab first British Open title

On Saturday, Rory McIlroy was Mr. Sensational. On Sunday, he was Mr. Steady. Each Rory was perfectly timed.

Rory McIlroy wins British Open by 2 shots

Rory McIlroy wins British Open by 2 shots

HOYLAKE, England — On a closing Sunday of great golf at the 143rd British Open, played over the picturesque Royal Liverpool links near...

McIlroy's win gives father $170,000 on 500-1 bet

McIlroy's win gives father $170,000 on 500-1 bet

Rory McIlroy’s father won 100,000 pounds ($170,000) when his son captured the British Open for his third major golf title Sunday.

British Open notes: Tiger Woods finishes tournament on a low note

British Open notes: Tiger Woods finishes tournament on a low note

The sad saga of Tiger Woods at this British Open ended Sunday with a 5-foot putt for par on the 18th hole.

Lydia Ko, 17, birdies final hole to win LPGA's Marathon Classic

Lydia Ko, 17, birdies final hole to win LPGA's Marathon Classic

Seventeen-year-old Lydia Ko broke free from a late tie with So Yeon Ryu, hitting a wedge to within four feet fto set up a birdie on the 72nd...

Women's golf legend Carol Mann happy for 'homecoming' at International Crown

Women's golf legend Carol Mann happy for 'homecoming' at International Crown 

Some athletes take to a sport after watching a memorable performance. Others simply are born to play it.

Bill Dwyre: Rory McIlroy conducts electricity with thrilling third-round finish

The young maestro was coming. Something special was hanging in the air.

McIlroy extends lead to 6 shots in British Open

McIlroy extends lead to 6 shots in British Open

HOYLAKE, England -- British Open leader Rory McIlroy left the door invitingly ajar for a charging pack led by Rickie Fowler and Sergio...

British Open might be another Rory runaway

Bill Dwyre: British Open might be another Rory runaway

The Rory Story became an international bestseller again Friday.

British Open: A day later, Bryden Macpherson can joke about his 90

Bill Dwyre: British Open: A day later, Bryden Macpherson can joke about his 90

An event such as the British Open can create heroes among the unheralded.

U.S. is ready to take on the world at International Crown

U.S. is ready to take on the world at International Crown

[Editor's note: Cristie Kerr, a member of Team USA in the inaugural LPGA International Crown, to be played Thursday-Sunday at Caves...

McIlroy in control at British Open; Woods survives

McIlroy in control at British Open; Woods survives

This time there was no freaky Friday for Rory McIlroy as a majestic second round gave him a four-shot stranglehold on the British Open at...