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Watney knocks Woods out of Match Play

MARANA, Ariz., Feb. 23 (UPI) -- Three-time winner Tiger Woods was eliminated Thursday while the top remaining seeds all advanced at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship.

Wi takes lead at Pebble Beach

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif., Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Charlie Wi, hoping to become the second player in as many weeks to win his first PGA Tour event, took the lead Friday midway through the Pebble Beach Pro-Am.

Woods to make 2012 U.S. debut

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif., Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Tiger Woods will make his 2012 American debut Thursday, ready to put in a full season in a bid to resume his assault on the golfing record book.

Stanley's 8-shot rally nets Phoenix win

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Kyle Stanley rallied from eight shots back Sunday, firing a 6-under-par 65 to claim an improbable first career victory in the Phoenix Open.

Eagle sends Levin to lead at Phoenix Open

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 3 (UPI) -- An eagle on the par-4 17th hole Friday lifted Spencer Levin to an 8-under 63 and a three-shot lead in the suspended second round of the Phoenix Open.

Ryan Palmer leads Phoenix Open

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 2 (UPI) -- Three-time PGA Tour winner Ryan Palmer held a one-shot lead Thursday when play was suspended by darkness in the opening round of the Phoenix Open.

Stanley cruises to big lead at Farmers

LA JOLLA, Calif., Jan. 28 (UPI) -- Kyle Stanley cruised to a formidable lead after three rounds of the Farmers Insurance Open Saturday, firing a 4-under-par 68 for a five-shot advantage.

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Watson holds off Mickelson at Torrey Pines

LA JOLLA, Calif., Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Bubba Watson birdied the 18th hole Sunday, clinching his second career PGA victory with a 5-under-par 67 to claim the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines.

Mickelson, Haas share Torrey Pines lead

LA JOLLA, Calif., Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Phil Mickelson used a 4-under-par 68 Saturday to join Bill Haas atop the leaderboard after three rounds of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines.
Tiger seeks to regain putting prowess

Tiger seeks to regain putting prowess

LA JOLLA, Calif., Jan. 26 (UPI) -- Tiger Woods said he anticipates his putting will be sharper this year after focusing on his short game during the off-season.

California beachgoers stung by stingrays

SAN DIEGO, July 15 (UPI) -- Dozens of beachgoers were stung by stingrays at a Southern California beach, sending three of them to hospital, authorities said.
Crane bags his third PGA Tour title

Crane bags his third PGA Tour title

LA JOLLA, Calif., Jan. 31 (UPI) -- Ben Crane shot a 2-under-par 70 Sunday and won the Farmers Insurance Open in La Jolla, Calif., by a stroke over three players.
Daly suggests his career is over

Daly suggests his career is over

LA JOLLA, Calif., Jan. 29 (UPI) -- John Daly, disappointed with his play after missing the cut at Torrey Pines, told a television producer Friday that he was "done with golf."
Choi wins LPGA Samsung Championship

Choi wins LPGA Samsung Championship

LA JOLLA, Calif., Sept. 20 (UPI) -- Na Yeon Choi lost a big lead but sank a 4-foot birdie putt on the final hole Sunday and won the LPGA Samsung World Championship in California by a stroke.

Rollins has third-round lead in Buick

LA JOLLA, Calif., Feb. 7 (UPI) -- John Rollins shot a 2-under 70 Saturday, taking a three-stroke lead after the third round of the PGA Buick Invitational.

Villegas maintains Buick Invitational lead

LA JOLLA, Calif., Feb. 6 (UPI) -- Camilo Villegas' 2-under-par 70 in Friday's second round helped him retain the lead at the PGA Buick Invitational in La Jolla, Calf.
Luke Donald has season-ending surgery

Luke Donald has season-ending surgery

NEW YORK, Aug. 12 (UPI) -- British golfer Luke Donald has undergone surgery on his left wrist and will miss the remainder of the 2008 PGA schedule.
Woods, Mediate playoff set at U.S. Open

Woods, Mediate playoff set at U.S. Open

LA JOLLA, Calif., June 15 (UPI) -- Tiger Woods rolled in a bumpy 14-foot birdie putt on the 72nd hole to tie Rocco Mediate Sunday and force an 18-hole playoff for the U.S. Open Championship.

Appleby leads, Woods charges at Open

SAN DIEGO, June 13 (UPI) -- Stuart Appleby held off a charging Tiger Woods Friday and took a one-shot lead midway through the U.S. Open at Torrey Pines.
Unlikely duo leads U.S. Open

Unlikely duo leads U.S. Open

SAN DIEGO, June 12 (UPI) -- The unlikely duo of Justin Hicks and Kevin Streelman emerged as co-leaders Thursday after the opening round of the U.S. Open.

Woods, Mickelson highlight U.S. Open

SAN DIEGO, June 11 (UPI) -- The U.S. Open, always an anticipated week on the world's golfing calendar, begins Thursday with this year's version having a special feature.

Scott, broken finger, may make U.S. Open

SAN DIEGO, June 7 (UPI) -- World No. 3 Adam Scott played a practice round Saturday at Torrey Pines, site of next week's U.S. Open, with a broken finger on his right hand.
Woods, Mickelson paired for U.S. Open

Woods, Mickelson paired for U.S. Open

SAN DIEGO, June 5 (UPI) -- The first competitive round of golf for Tiger Woods since he underwent knee surgery will be played in the company of his chief rival, Phil Mickelson.

Tiger Woods plans to play in U.S. Open

BETHESDA, Md., May 27 (UPI) -- Tiger Woods said Tuesday he is making progress in his recovery from surgery on his left knee and plans to compete in next month's U.S. Open.
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