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Chesson Hadley wins Web.com Tour Finals event in Boise

BOISE, Idaho — Chesson Hadley rallied to win the Albertsons Boise Open on Sunday to put himself in position for fully exempt PGA Tour status halfway through the four-event Web.com Tour Finals. Hadley shot a 6-under 65 at Hillcrest Country Club — birdieing Nos. 15-17 and closing with a par — for a one-stroke victory over Ted Potter Jr. (67) and Jonathan Randolph (69). His PGA Tour card already secured with a ninth-place finish on the Web.com Tour’s regular-season money list, Hadley earned $180,000 to overtake Brice Garnett for the…

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Jerry Kelly wins second PGA Tour Champions title in 4 weeks

VICTORIA, British Columbia — Jerry Kelly avoided the late trouble that derailed Lee Janzen and David McKenzie to win the Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship on Sunday for his second PGA Tour Champions victory in four weeks. Kelly closed with a 3-under 68 in chilly, rainy conditions for a one-stroke victory over Janzen on Bear Mountain’s Mountain Course. The three-time PGA Tour winner won the Boeing Classic outside Seattle last month for his first senior title. “You always want that validation after you win the first one,” Kelly said. “And…

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Phil Mickelson falls inches short of berth in Tour Championship

LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Phil Mickelson sized up his pitch shot on the final hole at Conway Farms on Sunday knowing that he likely had to hole it for an eagle in order to advance to next week’s Tour Championship. The shot looked good all the way, but it ran just over the edge of the hole, probably traveling a bit too fast to drop. When he holed the birdie putt, he ended up one shot removed from earning enough FedEx Cup points to advance to the Tour Championship, which…

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Romain Wattel clinches first European Tour victory in 187 tournaments at KLM Open

Romain Wattel shot a steady two-under-par 69 Sunday to finish 15-under and win the KLM Open, the Frenchman’s first victory in 187 tournaments on the European Tour. Wattel, who posted a seven-under 64 to move into contention on Saturday, had four birdies and two bogeys in the final round and parred his final seven holes to close out his maiden win. Wattel, 26, said he has been struggling for two years with his putter, but finally found his touch again this week. “My putting was very, very good,” he said,…

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David McKenzie, Jerry Smith share PGA Tour Champions lead in Victoria

VICTORIA, British Columbia — David McKenzie birdied the final six even-numbered holes for a 7-under 64 and a share of the lead with Jerry Smith on Saturday in the PGA Tour Champions’ Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship. McKenzie, the 50-year-old Australian who Tuesday qualified to get in the field, began the unique run on the par-4 eighth and added birdies on Nos. 10, 12, 14, 16 and 18 to match Smith at 12-under 130 on Bear Mountain’s Mountain Course. “I’m just trying to stand upright and play golf,” McKenzie said….

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Tyler Duncan holds 2-shot lead at Web.com Tour Finals event in Boise

BOISE, Idaho — Tyler Duncan shot a 3-under 68 to increase his lead to two strokes Saturday in the Albertsons Boise Open, the second of four Web.com Tour Finals events that will determine 25 PGA Tour cards. Duncan had four back-nine birdies at Hillcrest Country Club after playing the front nine in 1 over with two bogeys. He had a 15-under 198 total. Jonathan Randolph was second after a 66. Alex Cejka was 12 under after a 70, and Taylor Moore (71) and Ted Potter Jr. (70) were 11 under….

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BMW Championship Golf Leaderboard and Results- ESPN

Jason Day’s ace at the par-3 17th hole was his first since 2008. But it meant a $100,000 donation from BMW to the Evans Scholars Foundation, the beneficiary of the BMW Championship. Day took it a step further by donating the car he won for holing the 186-yard shot a 7-iron. “I am in a fortunate position and being able to not only impact one person but to impact another person’s life for them to go through college as well is huge,” Day said. Source link

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Tyler Duncan takes over lead of Web.com Tour Finals event in Boise

BOISE, Idaho — Tyler Duncan shot a 7-under 64 on Friday to take the lead in the Albertsons Boise Open, the second of four Web.com Tour Finals events that will determine 25 PGA Tour cards. Duncan was 6 under after seven holes at Hillcrest Country Club, making four birdies and closing the run with an eagle on the par-5 16th. He had a 12-under 130 total. Alex Cejka and Taylor Moore were a stroke back. Cejka followed an opening 63 with a 68, and Moore had a 65. Ted Potter…

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Steve Flesch, Jerry Smith share PGA Champions Tour lead in Victoria

VICTORIA, British Columbia — Steve Flesch and Jerry Smith each shot 7-under 64 on Friday to share the first-round lead in the PGA Tour Champions’ Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship. Flesh is making his 12th senior start after turning 50 in May. The four-time PGA Tour winner had four birdies in a five-hole stretch on Bear Mountain’s Mountain Course and capped the bogey-free round with a birdie on the par-5 18th. Smith also closed with a birdie and had six birdies in a seven-hole span before bogeying the par-3 14th….

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Ben Crane disqualified for having stickers on clubs

Veteran PGA Tour player Ben Crane was penalized 8 strokes Thursday for having two nonconforming clubs in his bag during the first round of the Web.com Tour’s Albertsons Boise Open and then was disqualified Friday morning after new information came to light. Crane, 41, received two 4-stroke penalties for carrying a driver and a 6-iron that had “shot sticker” decals on the clubs that he uses to collect data during practice. Crane had not used either club in the round, but after talking to rules officials Friday morning, it was…

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