Watney outlasts Johnson for Doral victory

DORAL, Fla., March 13 (UPI) -- Nick Watney's 5-under-par 67 rallied him to his third PGA Tour championship Sunday, a two-stroke triumph in the WGC-Cadillac Championship at Doral Golf Resort.

Johnson, Poulter win Shark Shootout

NAPLES, Fla., Dec. 12 (UPI) -- The team of Dustin Johnson and Ian Poulter came from behind to claim the Shark Shootout Sunday, carding a 13-under 59 for a two-stroke victory.
Woods takes lead in own tournament

Woods takes lead in own tournament

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Dec. 2 (UPI) -- Tiger Woods, winless on the PGA Tour in 2010, shot a 7-under 65 Thursday to grab a one-shot lead in the Chevron World Challenge.

Tour Championship opens Thursday

ATLANTA, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Golf's two biggest weeks of the year outside the major championships begin Thursday with the opening round of the Tour Championship.
Kaymer, Johnson make golf ranking moves

Kaymer, Johnson make golf ranking moves

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Sept. 13 (UPI) -- European Tour winner Martin Kaymer inched up one spot and PGA Tour titlist Dustin Johnson jumped nearly into the Top 10 of the world rankings, updated Monday.

Moore heads BMW field after three rounds

LEMONT, Ill., Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Ryan Moore rode a round of 5-under 66 Saturday to a 1-stroke lead over a trio of competitors after three rounds of the BMW Championship.

Laird charges to 3-stroke Barclays lead

PARAMUS, N.J., Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Martin Laird fired a 6-under-par 65 Saturday to establish a three-stroke lead after three rounds of The Barclays.

Kaymer bests Watson in PGA playoff

HAVEN, Wis., Aug. 15 (UPI) -- Martin Kaymer outlasted Bubba Watson in a three-hole playoff Sunday to take the PGA Championship for his first tour title.
Watney leads by three at PGA

Watney leads by three at PGA

KOHLER, Wis., Aug. 14 (UPI) -- Nick Watney rode a hot putter to a 6-under 66 Saturday and built a three-shot lead with one round to play at the PGA Championship.

Johnson seeks second Pebble Beach win

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif., Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Defending champion Dustin Johnson shot a 2-under 68 Friday that put him in a six-way tie at the top after 36 holes of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
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.

Sabbatini, Mallinger lead Byron Nelson

IRVING, Texas, May 23 (UPI) -- Rory Sabbatini and John Mallinger had matching 65s Saturday to share the lead after the third round of the Byron Nelson Championship.
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Dustin Johnson
Dustin Johnson, of Myrtle Beach, SC, hits from the 18th tee during the first round of The Players Championship PGA golf tournament in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida on May 6, 2010. UPI/Mark Wallheiser

Dustin Hunter Johnson (born June 22, 1984) is an American professional golfer who currently plays on the PGA Tour. He is one of the longest drivers on the PGA Tour, and is one of the few players who can hit a ball over 350 yards with ease.

Johnson was born in Columbia, South Carolina. He played collegiate golf at Coastal Carolina University. As an amateur, he won the Monroe Invitational and the Northeast Amateur in 2007 and played on the winning 2007 Walker Cup and Palmer Cup teams.

Johnson turned professional in 2007 and earned his 2008 PGA Tour card by finishing in a tie for 14th place in the 2007 qualifying school.

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