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Sungjae Im wins finale; leads PGA Tour qualfiers

NORTH PLAINS, Ore. — Sungjae Im won the regular-season ending Portland Open on Sunday to earn one of 25 PGA Tour cards and become the first player to top the Tour money list wire-to-wire. Brandt Snedeker closed with a 65 for a 3-stroke victory

Kristen Gillman, Cole Hammer selected to U.S. World Amateur Team

LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. — Two-time U.S. Women’s Amateur champion Kristen Gillman was selected Sunday to represent the United States in the World Amateur Team Championships. Gillman, the 20-year-old Alabama star from Austin, Texas, will be joined on the women’s team by Wake Forest’s Jennifer Kupcho

Paul Waring wins Nordea Masters for first European Tour title

Paul Waring won his first European Tour title at the 200th attempt by defeating Thomas Aiken in a play-off to secure the Nordea Masters title. The two players were inseparable after 72 holes, both hitting final rounds of 68 to finish joint leaders on 14

Man arrested after biting off part of fellow golfer’s thumb

PLYMOUTH, Mass. — A man has bitten off another man’s finger during a fight at a Massachusetts golf course. WCVB-TV reports a 47-year-old man was arrested at the Southers Marsh Golf Club in Plymouth on Friday after he apparently got into a fight with another

Three tied for lead at rain-delayed LPGA event in Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS — Jin Young Ko moved into a three-way tie for the lead after shooting a 6-under 66 in the rain-delayed completion of the second round at the Indy Women in Tech Championship. About half the field returned to the course Saturday morning to finish

Texas teen Cole Hammer into U.S. Amateur semifinals

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Texas teen Cole Hammer and Norway’s Viktor Hovland advanced Friday at Pebble Beach in the U.S. Amateur to set up a semifinal match. Hammer, the 18-year-old Houston player headed to the University of Texas this fall, beat England’s Alex Fitzpatrick 3

Brandt Snedeker takes 2-shot lead at Wyndham Championship

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Brandt Snedeker couldn’t block out the buzz that surrounded his first-round 11-under 59 at the Wyndham Championship. He refocused just in time to reclaim the lead. Snedeker followed his historic opening score with a 67 on Friday to take a 2-stroke lead