Jason Day jumps to fourth in world golf rankings

Jason Day jumps to fourth in world golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Jason Day's victory at the WGC-Accenture Match Play lifted him to No. 4 in the men's world golf rankings as of Monday's update.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014.
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Bae leads after one round in Honolulu

HONOLULU, Jan. 9 (UPI) -- Sang-Moon Bae, who captured his first PGA Tour win last year at the Byron Nelson Classic, grabbed the first-round lead Thursday at the Sony Open.
Dufner leads PGA Championship after 63

Dufner leads PGA Championship after 63

PITTSFORD, N.Y., Aug. 9 (UPI) -- Jason Dufner, despite narrowly missing his chance at golf history Friday, vaulted into a 2-shot lead at the midway point of the PGA Championship.

Bae Sang-moon holds off Keegan Bradley for first PGA Tour win

IRVING, Texas, May 19 (UPI) -- Bae Sang-moon overcame windy conditions and held off a challenge from Keegan Bradley Sunday, carding a 1-under 69 to claim the Byron Nelson Championship.

Keegan Bradley maintains grip on Byron Nelson Championship

IRVING, Texas, May 18 (UPI) -- Second-round leader Keegan Bradley carded a 2-under 68 Saturday, maintaining his hold atop the Byron Nelson Championship after 54 holes.

Bradley stays in front at Nelson

IRVING, Texas, May 17 (UPI) -- Keegan Bradley shot a 1-under 69 in the worst of the afternoon heat Friday and maintained a 3-shot lead midway through the Byron Nelson Championship.

Bradley shoots 60 to lead Nelson

IRVING, Texas, May 16 (UPI) -- Keegan Bradley played his last three holes in 4-under Thursday and shot a course-record 60 that put him three shots in front at the Byron Nelson Championship.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, Feb. 4, 2013.
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Johnson bests Dufner to win Colonial

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 27 (UPI) -- Zach Johnson fired a 2-over 72 Sunday to claim the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial, ending Jason Dufner's bid for a third win in four tournaments.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012.
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Sabbatini bags fifth PGA Tour title

Sabbatini bags fifth PGA Tour title

IRVING, Texas, May 24 (UPI) -- Rory Sabbatini fired a 6-under-par 64 for an overall score of 19-under 261 and a two-shot victory Sunday in the Byron Nelson Championship at Irving, Texas.

Verplank wins the Byron Nelson event

IRVING, Texas, April 29 (UPI) -- Scott Verplank shot a 4-under 66 Sunday to overtake Luke Donald and win the Byron Nelson Golf Championship at Irving, Texas, by one shot.

Donald leads third round of Byron Nelson

IRVING, Texas, April 28 (UPI) -- Luke Donald posted a 3-under 67 Saturday in the third round of the Byron Nelson Championship to continue his one-shot lead at 10-under 200.

O'Hair leads the Byron Nelson Classic

IRVING, Texas, April 26 (UPI) -- Sean O'Hair shot 5-under-par 65 Thursday for a one-shot lead after the first round of the PGA's Byron Nelson Golf Classic at Irving, Texas.

Golf great Byron Nelson dies

IRVING, Texas, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- Golf legend Byron Nelson, who won 18 tournaments including a record 11 consecutive PGA events in 1945, has died in Irving, Texas at the age of 94.

Lowery, Scott tie for Byron Nelson lead

IRVING, Texas, May 11 (UPI) -- Steve Lowery and Adam Scott both shot 5-under 65 Thursday and share the lead after one round of the Byron Nelson Golf Championship at Irving, Texas.