Patrick Reed edges Jordan Spieth in Wyndham Championship playoff

GREENSBORO, N.C., Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Patrick Reed used a birdie on the second playoff hole to edge fellow rookie Jordan Spieth Sunday, claiming the Wyndham Championship for his first career win.

John Huh, Patrick Reed share lead Wyndham lead after 54 holes

GREENSBORO, N.C., Aug. 17 (UPI) -- John Huh made a charge late in the round Saturday, catching rookie Patrick Reed for the lead after three rounds of the Wyndham Championship.

Rookie Patrick Reed leads at Wyndham Championship

GREENSBORO, N.C., Aug. 16 (UPI) -- Rookie Patrick Reed led a wave of young golfers to the top Friday and took the lead after 36 holes of the Wyndham Championship.

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Horschel hangs on to Texas Open lead

SAN ANTONIO, April 6 (UPI) -- Second-round leader Billy Horschel remained on top by two shots after overcoming a stiff breeze to register a 2-under-par 70 Saturday at the Texas Open.

Garcia's 69 nets sole Barclays lead

FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Second round co-leader Sergio Garcia moved into sole possession of the top spot at The Barclays Saturday, carding a 2-under-par 69.

Garcia shares lead in playoff opener

FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Sergio Garcia, who broke a four-year winless streak on the PGA Tour last week, moved into a share of the lead Friday at the midway point of The Barclays.

Curtis hangs on for 1st win since '06

SAN ANTONIO, April 22 (UPI) -- Ben Curtis remained steady down the stretch of the Texas Open Sunday, logging an even-par 72 en route to his first PGA Tour win since 2006.

Stallings charges back for Greenbrier win

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va., July 31 (UPI) -- Scott Stallings rallied from far back to force a playoff Sunday, then bested two competitors on an extra hole to win The Greenbrier Classic.

Estes, Armour tied at PGA event

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla., Oct. 26 (UPI) -- Bob Estes and Tommy Armour III were tied for the lead after two rounds of the PGA’s Ginn sur Mer Classic at Port St. Lucie, Fla.

Mackenzie, Estes have Reno-Tahoe Open lead

RENO, Nev., Aug. 26 (UPI) -- Will Mackenzie posted his second straight 5-under 67 Saturday to tie Bob Estes for the lead after three rounds of the Reno-Tahoe (Nev.) Open.

NItties leads Estes by 1 in Australia PGA

COOLUM, Australia, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Twenty-two-year-old rookie James Nitties held a one-shot lead over American Bob Estes Saturday after three rounds of the Australian PGA Championship.

Rookie leads Australian PGA

COOLUM, Australia, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- Australian rookie Greg Nitties led American Bob Estes by one stroke Friday at the halfway mark of the Australian PGA Championship.

Estes leads Australian PGA

COOLUM, Australia, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- American Bob Estes took a one-shot lead in the Australian PGA Championship Thursday with an opening round 63.

Bob Estes wins Kemper Open

POTOMAC, Md., June 2 (UPI) -- Bob Estes shot a bogey-free round of 1-under-par 70 Sunday and won the Kemper Open by one shot over Rich Beem.
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Bob Estes
Bob Estes watches his tee shot on the second hole during the third round of the 2008 Shell Houston Open at The Tournament Course at Redstone Golf Club in Humble, Texas on April 5, 2008. Estes finished the day tied for third place at 12 under par. (UPI Photo/Aaron M. Sprecher)

Bob Alan Estes (born February 2, 1966) is an American professional golfer who played on the PGA Tour.

Estes was born in Graham, Texas and reared in Abilene, Texas. He first played golf at age 4 and decided to become a professional golfer at age 12. Estes attended the University of Texas from 1984–1988, and was a member of the golf team. He won the 1988 Haskins Award for most outstanding collegiate golfer in the nation.

Estes had four PGA Tour victories between 1994 and 2002. He is particularly well known for his excellent short game. Estes follows a strict physical conditioning routine that includes weightlifting, agility exercises, diet and short-distance wind sprints. In addition, he has experimented with the ten finger grip, which is rare in the modern game of golf.

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