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Rory McIlroy plummets from Travelers lead after quad, double on back nine Friday

Rory McIlroy plummets from Travelers lead after quad, double on back nine Friday

CROMWELL Conn. — Rory McIlroy held the Travelers Championship’s lead alone through 11 holes on Friday. Then, disaster struck. On TPC River Highland’s par-4 12th, the Northern Irishman pulled his tee shot out of bounds and then hit a provisional into the right rough. With 154 yards to the hole, his approach shot finished in …

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Morgan Hoffmann makes cut in final start of medical exemption at Travelers

Morgan Hoffmann makes cut in final start of medical exemption at Travelers

CROMWELL, Conn. — On his third and final PGA Tour medical exemption start, Morgan Hoffmann finally saw his hard work pay off. Hoffmann, who was diagnosed with facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy in 2016, returned to competitive play after a three-year lull at the RBC Heritage Classic in April and then played the Wells Fargo Championship, but …

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In Gee Chun's potential runaway stalls, but she's still six clear at KPMG Women's PGA

In Gee Chun’s potential runaway stalls, but she’s still six clear at KPMG Women’s PGA

In Gee Chun might’ve taken her foot off the gas pedal, but she’s still very much in control of the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship through two rounds. Chun birdied three of her first five holes Friday afternoon at Congressional Country Club to improve her five-shot overnight lead to six strokes. And though her de ella …

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Chun tightens grip at Women's PGA Championship

Chun tightens grip at Women’s PGA Championship

Chun In-gee extended her lead at the Women’s PGA Championship on Friday, firing a three-under-par 69 to open up a six-stroke advantage at the halfway stage as she hunts down a third major title. The 27-year-old South Korean had demolished Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Maryland, in Thursday’s first round, shooting a course record eight-under-64 …

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Padraig Harrington leads 2022 US Senior Open;  Steve Stricker is just a shot back after 36 holes

Padraig Harrington leads 2022 US Senior Open; Steve Stricker is just a shot back after 36 holes

It’s setting up to be a battle of the 2021 Ryder Cup captains at the US Senior Open. Padraig Harrington posted a bogey-free 65 that featured six birdies Friday to get to 6 under after two rounds and take a one-shot lead over Steve Stricker at Saucon Valley Country Club in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Stricker fired …

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In Gee Chun continues to crush the field at Congressional, leads by six at KPMG Women's PGA

In Gee Chun continues to crush the field at Congressional, leads by six at KPMG Women’s PGA

BETHESDA, Md. – In Gee Chun described her first round at historic Congressional as a near “perfect game.” She knew her de ella opening 8-under 64, a course record on the renovated Blue Course, would be a tough act follow. When asked if her second-round 69 at the KPMG Women’s PGA felt disappointing in comparison, …

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2022 Travelers Championship Saturday tee times, TV and streaming info

2022 Travelers Championship Saturday tee times, TV and streaming info

The 2022 Travelers Championship heads to the weekend in Cromwell, Connecticut. Xander Schauffele shot a second straight 63 and is sitting on a five-shot lead heading into the weekend. Patrick Cantlay is among five golfers tied for a second at 9 under. Rory McIlroy shot a 70 one day after posting a 62, but two …

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5 things we learned from Friday's second round at TPC River Highlands

5 things we learned from Friday’s second round at TPC River Highlands

CROMWELL, Conn. — Early on Friday afternoon, it appeared golf fans were going to be treated to a weekend shootout at the 2022 Travelers Championship between Rory McIlroy, the second-ranked player in the world, and Xander Schauffele, the Olympic gold medalist from last summer. As McIlroy stepped to the 12th tee at TPC River Highlands, …

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