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Open 2017: Richard Bland hopes return to form will set up run to Royal Birkdale

Richard Bland hopes he has found some timely form ahead of July’s Open at Royal Birkdale after recent struggles. The Southampton-based golfer finished joint second at the BMW International in Munich, having shared the lead with Sergio Garcia after three ...

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Open 2017: Harry Ellis takes Royal Birkdale place with Amateur Championship win

Harry Ellis admits he still “feels numb and in shock” after securing his spot at The Open in July by winning the British Amateur Championship. The 21-year-old, from Meon Valley Golf Club, followed in the footsteps of fellow Hampshire golfer ...

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US Open 2017: Brooks Koepka wins at Erin Hills to claim first major

American Brooks Koepka equalled the US Open’s lowest winning score of 16 under to claim his first major at Erin Hills. Koepka had three successive birdies from the 14th to match the total set by Rory McIlroy when he won ...

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World number 70 Vekic shocks Konta to win Nottingham Open

Croatia’s Donna Vekic shocked British number one Johanna Konta to win the Nottingham Open final. The world number 70 came recovered from a disappointing first set to win 2-6 7-6 (7-3) 7-5 in temperatures of 30C. Konta, 26, looked on ...

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US Open 2017: Tommy Fleetwood backed to win at Erin Hills

US Open round three leaderboard, Erin Hills -12 B Harman (US); -11 J Thomas (US), B Koepka (US), T Fleetwood (Eng); -10 R Fowler (US); -9 K Si-woo (Kor) Selected: -8 P Reed (US); -6 H Matsuyama (Jpn); -4 E ...

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US Open 2017: Tommy Fleetwood one off Brian Harman's lead at Erin Hills

US Open round three leaderboard, Erin Hills -12 B Harman (US); -11 J Thomas (US), B Koepka (US), T Fleetwood (Eng); -10 R Fowler (US); -9 K Si-woo (Kor) Selected: -8 P Reed (US); -6 H Matsuyama (Jpn); -4 E ...

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Nottingham Open: Johanna Konta beats Magdalena Rybarikova to reach final

Johanna Konta reached the final of the Nottingham Open for the first time with a tidy victory over Slovakia’s Magdalena Rybarikova. The British number one registered a 6-2 7-5 win over the world number 117 to reach her first grass ...

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US Open 2017 tee-times – round three

US Open, Erin Hills, Wisconsin 15-18 June Coverage: Live text commentary of all four rounds on BBC Sport website and live commentary on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra from 22:00 BST of rounds one and two, from 21: 30 ...

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Britain's Konta cruises into Nottingham Open semi-finals

British number one Johanna Konta reached the Nottingham Open semi-finals for the first time with a straight-sets win over Australia’s Ashleigh Barty. The world number eight, 26, won 6-3 7-5 after converting her fourth match point against the 21-year-old. Konta ...

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Casey & Fleetwood share US Open lead as world's top three miss cut

US Open round two leaderboard, Erin Hills -7 P Casey (Eng), T Fleetwood (Eng), B Harman (US), B Koepka (US); -6 J Lovemark (US), R Fowler (US), JB Holmes (US) Selected: -5 S Kim (Kor), H Matsuyama (Jpn), C Champ ...

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