Golf

4:48 PM ET Associated Press FAR HILLS, N.J. — Teen prodigy Lucy Li gets to keep her amateur status after the USGA gave her a warning for appearing in an Apple Watch advertisement. That clears the way for the 16-year-old Li to play in the inaugural Augusta National Women’s Amateur the first week in April.
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2:13 PM ET ESPN News Services The first round of the PGA Tour’s Genesis Open has been stopped due to heavy rains at the Rivera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, California. The tour says that any scores from the round will be reset. Twenty-three players had played at least one hole before the round was
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10:32 PM ET Matt Kuchar said Wednesday that he doesn’t regret paying caddie David Giral Ortiz $5,000 from the $1.296 million he received for winning the Mayakoba Classic in November. The amount has been criticized by some as being too small; caddie deals on the PGA Tour vary greatly, but there is often an extra
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6:29 AM ET The European Tour will offer the most prize money for a single tournament win in the history of golf after making changes to its final events in 2019. The winner of the season-ending DP World Tour Championships in Dubai will earn $3 million (£2.3 million), more than double the $1.33 million reward
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8:41 PM ET PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. — Barring a last-minute change, Tiger Woods appears headed to next week’s WGC-Mexico Championship in Mexico City. ESPN Deportes’ John Sutcliffe reported the news via Twitter and said “a plan has been put in a place” to welcome Woods to the tournament, one he would play for the first
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6:00 PM ET PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. — Prior to making his first PGA Tour start of 2019, Sergio Garcia took to social media on Tuesday to again apologize for behavior that got him disqualified on Feb. 2 from the Saudi International, a European Tour event. Garcia, 39, committed “serious misconduct” under Rule 1.2a during the
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2:23 PM ET A feel-good story involving a local caddie in Mexico who worked for Matt Kuchar during his victory last fall at the Mayakoba Classic has turned into a dispute over how much the temporary caddie should have been paid. David Giral Ortiz told Golf.com that he was paid $5,000 by Kuchar, who won
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11:56 AM ET Associated Press PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — With plenty of sunlight and no drama, Phil Mickelson finished off a 7-under 65 to win the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am on Monday and match the tournament record with his fifth victory. There’s one major missing for Phil Mickelson. He has never won the U.S. Open.
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