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Tiger Woods again lands President's Cup for United States

Tiger Woods again lands President's Cup for United States

DUBLIN, Ohio, Oct. 6 (UPI) -- Tiger Woods defeated Richard Sterne 1-up Sunday, securing an 18 1/2-15 1/2 victory for the United States over the Internationals for The President's Cup.

Presidents Cup play suspended by darkness with U.S. leading

DUBLIN, Ohio, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- Phil Mickelson and Keegan Bradley enjoyed a runaway victory Friday that gave the United States a one-point lead when darkness halted play at the Presidents Cup.

Americans take one-point lead at Presidents Cup

DUBLIN, Ohio, Oct. 3 (UPI) -- One-sided wins featuring Tiger Woods and Zach Johnson allowed the United States to hold on for a one-point lead Thursday on the first day of the Presidents Cup.

U.S. heavy favorite in Presidents Cup

DUBLIN, Ohio, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- The 10th Presidents Cup gets under way Thursday with the United States a heavy favorite to defeat a team of international stars led by Adam Scott.
David Howell jumps up in world golf rankings

David Howell jumps up in world golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- David Howell's sudden-death victory on the European Tour lifted him into the Top 100 of the men's world golf rankings, which were updated Monday.
Stenson now fourth in world golf rankings

Stenson now fourth in world golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- Henrik Stenson won the FedEx Cup, $11.4 million and moved to No. 4 in the men's world golf rankings by winning the Tour Championship.

Henrik Stenson hangs on to win Tour Championship, FedExCup

ATLANTA, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Henrik Stenson rallied to card a 2-under-par 68 Sunday that gave him both The Tour Championship and the FedExCup.

Henrik Stenson battles weather, holds 4-shot lead at Tour Championship

ATLANTA, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Henrik Stenson battled foul weather to manage a 1-under 69 Saturday and retain a four-shot advantage after three rounds of the PGA Tour Championship.
Stenson takes lead at PGA's Tour Championship

Stenson takes lead at PGA's Tour Championship

ATLANTA, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Henrik Stenson and Adam Scott put themselves in position for a $10 million duel Thursday by finishing 1-2 in the opening round of the Tour Championship.

Top 30 players compete for FedEx Cup

ATLANTA, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- The year's final event on the PGA Tour begins Thursday with five players, Tiger Woods included, controlling their own destiny in the battle for $10 million.
Zach Johnson moves to 12th in world golf rankings

Zach Johnson moves to 12th in world golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Zach Johnson pulled close to a spot in the Top 10 in the men's world golf rankings with his win at the rain-delayed BMW Championship.

BMW Championship final round postponed by heavy rains

LAKE FOREST, Ill., Sept. 15 (UPI) -- Heavy rains in suburban Chicago washed out the final round of the BMW Open Sunday, with Jim Furyk in the lead.

Jim Furyk grabs one-stroke BMW Championship lead after three rounds

LAKE FOREST, Ill., Sept. 14 (UPI) -- Jim Furyk, coming off a historic 12-under 59 second round, recorded a 2-under 69 Saturday to establish a one-shot lead through 54 holes of the BMW Championship.

Snedeker takes lead at BMW Championship

LAKE FOREST, Ill., Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Brandt Snedeker birdied seven holes in a row Thursday and made a move toward his second straight FedEx Cup title by taking the lead at the BMW Championship.
McIlroy passes Rose in world golf rankings

McIlroy passes Rose in world golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Rory McIlroy moves up a spot to fourth, displacing Justin Rose in the only change Monday in the Top 10 of the men's world golf rankings.
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Steve Stricker watches his drive off of the 17th tee box during the third round of the U.S. Open at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, New York on June 21, 2009. (UPI Photo/Kevin Dietsch)
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Steven Stricker (born February 23, 1967) is an American professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour. He has won 11 tournaments on the PGA Tour including the 2001 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship and two FedEx Cup playoff events. His most successful season on tour came in 2009, when he had three tournament victories and finished second on the money list. He has ranked as high as No. 2 in the Official World Golf Ranking. He has spent 140 weeks in the top-10 of the rankings since 2007.

Stricker was born in Edgerton, Wisconsin. He grew up playing golf at both Lake Ripley Country Club in nearby Cambridge and at the Edgerton Towne Country Club in Edgerton. A 1990 graduate of the University of Illinois, Stricker earned All-American honors as a member of the golf team in 1988 and 1989.

Stricker turned professional in 1990, and began his career on the Canadian Professional Golf Tour, where he won two tournaments.

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