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Seeking first Texas win, Jordan Spieth is up by one at Colonial

Jordan Spieth shot a five-under-par 65, even while missing a lot of fairways and a few greens, to take the third-round lead Saturday at Colonial in Fort Worth, Texas.  The second-ranked Spieth was alone in the lead at the Dean & Deluca Invitational after three birdies and a huge par save in a four-hole...

  • An amputee golfer swings for the U.S. Open on his home course

    An amputee golfer swings for the U.S. Open on his home course

    Adam Benza began preparing last winter for the U.S. Open qualifier on his home course by breaking in some new equipment, including a carbon fiber foot. Benza's latest prosthetic limb — he has played golf with one for 20 years, — reacts differently than those he has worn before. The Hellertown native...

  • Scoring record nearly falls, Jason Day extends lead at weather-delayed TPC

    Scoring record nearly falls, Jason Day extends lead at weather-delayed TPC

    PONTE VEDRA BEACH — The course record at TPC Sawgrass nearly fell again — twice, actually. A day after Jason Day became the fifth player to record a 9-under par 63 at the Players Championship, journeyman Colt Knost stood on the 18th green 10-under par, a two-putt away from a 62. A little later,...

  • Will Wilcox makes rare hole-in-one at iconic par-3 island hole at TPC Sawgrass

    Will Wilcox makes rare hole-in-one at iconic par-3 island hole at TPC Sawgrass

    PONTE VEDRA BEACH — Will Wilcox's hole-in-one was the first at the iconic island green since 2002. The 29-year-old responded with a one-of-a-kind celebration — and one for the ages at the Players Championship. When his tee shot found the hole on the par-3 17th hole, Wilcox went wild. "I'm glad...

  • Jordan Spieth's Masters collapse as integral to golf as heroic victories

    Jordan Spieth's Masters collapse as integral to golf as heroic victories

    As long as golfers play for other people's money, nothing truly bad can happen to them. The scars of Jordan Spieth's self-inflicted wounds at the Masters already have toughened. Golf wanders from moments to remember to places such as north Florida, where it has re-emerged this week with all the...

  • Jason Day leads at TPC after tying course record with a 63

    Jason Day leads at TPC after tying course record with a 63

    Jason Day has gone lower, but he never has been better. Day’s nine-under par 63 to open the Players Championship not only tied the tournament record, it was the most complete performance of the 28-year-old’s career. That is high praise, courtesy of the world No. 1 himself, who has a 61 and three...

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