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Jordan Mixed Masters: Three Tours unite for new individual strokeplay tournament

Male, female and senior players will go head-to-head in a new tournament to be held in Jordan in 2019. The Jordan Mixed Masters, at the Ayla Golf Club, will be co-sanctioned by the European Challenge Tour, Ladies European Tour and ...

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Shot Clock Masters: Players respond positively to speeding up play

Shot Clock Masters first-round leaderboard -6 Lengden (Swe); -5 Jimenez (Spa), Hanson (Swe), Pulkkanen (Fin) Selected others: -4 Neil, Syme (both Sco); -3 Lewis, Webster, McGowan, Foster (all Eng) Farr (Wal); -2 Horsey, Thompson (both Eng); -1 McKibbin (am) (NI), ...

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Madrid Open: Alexander Zverev defeats Dominic Thiem for third Masters title

World number three Alexander Zverev won his third Masters title by beating Dominic Thiem in the final of the Madrid Open. The 21-year-old German, who did not drop a set in the tournament, broke early in both sets to win ...

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'I don't care about The Open, the Masters is bigger' – McIlroy

Rory McIlroy believes the Masters has now eclipsed the other major championships as “the biggest golf tournament in the world”. The world number seven plays the first tournament since his final-round 74 at Augusta when he competes at the Wells ...

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Jordan Spieth: American finds 'spark' after third-place finish at Masters

Three-time major winner Jordan Spieth believes back-to-back third-place finishes can provide a “spark” for another successful season. He says he was in a state of “panic” after missing the cut at the Valspar Championship and failing to get beyond the ...

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Monte Carlo Masters: Rafael Nadal stays world number one with final win over Kei Nishikori

Rafael Nadal beat Japan’s Kei Nishikori in straight sets in the final of the Monte Carlo Masters to retain his status as world number one. The 31-year-old Spaniard won 6-3 6-2 in 94 minutes to claim a record-extending 11th triumph ...

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Monte Carlo Masters: Rafael Nadal and Kei Nishikori to meet in final

Rafael Nadal produced another clay-court masterclass to beat Bulgarian fourth seed Grigor Dimitrov and reach his 12th Monte Carlo Masters final. The Spaniard, 31, has won 34 straight sets on his favoured surface after a 6-4 6-1 semi-final victory. Nadal ...

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Rory McIlroy 'positive' about his 2018 Masters experience

Rory McIlroy says “a long list of positives far outweighed the negatives” from his performance at the 2018 Masters at Augusta. McIlroy put himself in contention for a fifth major title when he went into the final day three shots ...

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Monte Carlo Masters: Rafael Nadal beats Aljaz Bedene to reach third round

World number one Rafael Nadal raced past Slovenia’s Aljaz Bedene to reach the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters in Monaco. Defending champion Nadal beat Bedene, ranked 58th in the world, 6-1 6-3 in 77 minutes. Ex-world number one ...

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Masters 2018: Jordan Spieth & Rickie Fowler in best shots of the tournament

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Take a look back at some of the best shots of the 2018 Masters, featuring Rickie Fowler’s incredible 66ft putt on the sixth hole at Augusta. BBC Sport – Golf

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