Lewis, Curtis tied at Buick Championship

CROMWELL, Conn., Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Ben Curtis and J.L. Lewis each shot 6-under 64 Thursday to share the lead after the first round of the Buick Championship at Cromwell, Conn.

Mayfair leads The International

CASTLE ROCK, Colo., Aug. 6 (UPI) -- Billy Mayfair closed his round Friday with a birdie and an eagle to jump into first place at The International with 15 points.

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.

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.

Funk leads Buick Open after three rounds

CROMWELL, Conn., Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Fred Funk shot one-under 69 Saturday and kept a one-stroke lead after three rounds of the Buick Championship at nine-under-par 201.

Funk, Johnson share Buick midway lead

CROMWELL, Conn., Aug. 27 (UPI) -- Fred Funk shot four-under 66 Friday to share the 36-hole Buick Championship lead with Zach Johnson, who had a 65.

Pavin holds Buick lead

CROMWELL, Conn., Aug. 26 (UPI) -- Corey Pavin eagled No. 2 and went on to seize a three-shot first round lead in the Buick Championship with an eight-under 62 Thursday.

Hatcher has early lead in Reno

RENO, Nev., Aug. 19 (UPI) -- Roland Thatcher shot a six-under-par 66 Thursday to lead during the suspended opening round of the Reno-Tahoe Open.

Mickelson, Maruyama share U.S. Open lead

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y., June 18 (UPI) -- Phil Mickelson and Shigeki Maruyama shared the lead midway through the U.S. Open Friday while Tiger Woods scrambled to stay in contention.

Donald leads at Pebble Beach

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif., Feb. 6 (UPI) -- Luke Donald fired a 7-under 65 Friday that vaulted him one shot in front at the midway point of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am.

Els beats Frazar in a playoff at Sony Open

HONOLULU, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Ernie Els successfully defended his title at the Sony Open Sunday with a 22-foot birdie at the third playoff hole to beat Harrison Frazar.

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How will Annika Sorenstam perform?

LOS ANGELES, May 21 (UPI) -- Is there any unbiased way to predict how well the top woman golfer Annika Sorenstam should do when she tees it up Thursday with the men at the Bank of America Colonial tournament in this century's first Battle of the Sexes?

Nissan Open begins Thursday

PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif., Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Len Mattiace, who ended a stretch of 219 starts without a victory by winning the Nissan Open last season at the Riviera Country Club, will be out to defend his

Els tries for another Hawaiian win

HONOLULU, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- Coming off a record-breaking performance, Ernie Els begins his first week as the world's No. 2 player Thursday at the Sony Open, the opening full-field event of

Dean Wilson leads PGA Qualifying

LA QUINTA, Calif., Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Dean Wilson, who has played golf around the world in hopes of eventually making it onto the PGA Tour, fired a 7-under-par 65 Thursday to take the second-round l

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Jobe leads Michelob Championship

WILLIAMSBURG, Va., Oct. 5 (UPI) -- Brandt Jobe birdied the last four holes Saturday en route to a 6-under-par 65 and a one-stroke lead after the third round of the Michelob Championship.

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Braves even series, Cardinals take command

Duval shares lead at Kingsmill

KINGSMILL, Va., Oct. 3 (UPI) -- Two-time champion David Duval fired a 7-under-par 64 Thursday to grab a share of the lead with Japan's Hidemichi Tanaka after the opening round of the Michelob

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Lancaster, Andrade share Canadian lead

MARKHAM, Ontario, Sept. 6 (UPI) -- Billy Andrade and Neal Lancaster both shot a 5-under 67 Friday to move to 11-under 133 and share the lead after two rounds of the Canadian Open.

Five share second-round British Open lead

GULLANE, Scotland, July 19 (UPI) -- Taking advantage of soft conditions, Ernie Els and Colin Montgomerie both approached scoring records Friday at the British Open, but Tiger Woods strengthened hi

British Open Pairings

GULLANE, Scotland, July 16 (UPI) -- Pairings and starting times for the first two rounds of the British Open, which starts Thursday at Muirfield Golf Links. First time listed is for Thursday, July

U.S. Open champions

FARMINGDALE, N.Y., June 16 (UPI) -- U.S. Open champions:
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