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  1. Jordan Spieth tied for lead at Colonial

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    FORT WORTH, Texas — Masters champion Jordan Spieth made a 20-foot birdie putt on the final hole with darkness falling Thursday, grabbing a share of the first-round lead in the rain-delayed Colonial with 6-under 64.

    Co-leader Kevin Na says a rain-delay nap helped him.
  2. Rory McIlroy gets record win at Wells Fargo Championship

    Golf

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Rory McIlroy was more methodical than electrifying Sunday.

    It was still effective.

    Rory McIlroy is the first to win twice at the Wells Fargo Championship, which began in 2003. His 21-under 267 total broke the tournament scoring record by five strokes.
  3. Rory McIlroy has course-record 61 to take Wells Fargo lead

    Golf

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — When Rory McIlroy rolled in an 8-foot birdie putt on the 13th hole, he started thinking about shooting 59.

  4. Two share lead at Wells Fargo; Rory, Phil closing in

    Golf

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Webb Simpson has plenty of hometown knowledge when it comes to playing Quail Hollow Club.

  5. Robert Streb leads Wells Fargo; Rory, Phil have issues

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    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Phil Mickelson faded early, and Rory McIlroy tailed off late. Robert Streb just kept on making birdies.

  6. Rickie Fowler wins Players Championship

    Pga

    PONTE VEDRA BEACH — Nothing was overrated about Rickie Fowler at the Players Championship.

    Rickie Fowler gives a final fist pump as he wins the Players Championship with a birdie on the fourth playoff hole.
  7. Chris Kirk leads Round 3 at Players Championship

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    PONTE VEDRA BEACH — Chris Kirk kept his cool during a rocky patch Saturday and made three straight birdies for a 4-under 68 that gave him a one-shot lead at the Players Championship going into today's final round, when the tournament will be very much up for grabs.

    Chris Kirk, above, ends up with a one-shot lead after three birdies in his last four holes and a double bogey by Kevin Na on 18.
  8. Two tied for lead at Players; Tiger makes cut

    Golf

    PONTE VEDRA BEACH — Much as he has been his entire career, Jerry Kelly was just another player on the golf course Friday at the Players Championship.

    One hole after a bogey stymies his run at the lead, Rickie Fowler walks to the island green of the par-3 17th hole and birdies. A par at 18 leaves him two shots back.
  9. Course stars in Round 1 of Players Championship

    Golf

    PONTE VEDRA BEACH — For all the hype over Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth playing together, and the constant curiosity over Tiger Woods, one element at the Players Championship didn't change Thursday. The golf course hogged the spotlight.

    Tiger Woods sees his future at the par-3 No. 8 after his tee shot. He ends up with a double bogey on his way to 1-over 73. “I didn’t get much out of that round.”
  10. Tiger Woods has rough week even before Players Championship starts

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    PONTE VEDRA BEACH — The cheese on the burgers served in the clubhouse was sharper than Tiger Woods' game Tuesday. Playing TPC Sawgrass for the first time since winning the Players Championship two years ago, Woods found two fairways and three water hazards in nine practice holes for this year's tournament, which …

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