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Curtis rises quickly in golf ranking, Westwood goes nowhere


April 24th, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
"It's been a tough couple of years," said Curtis, who had been playing on a limited status after having not won since the 2006 84 Lumber Classic, according to Golf.com.Despite ... Read more...

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Westwood to defend title at Indonesian Masters


April 11th, 2012 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, April 11 (IANS) Golfer Lee Westwood will fly next week to play at the CIMB Niaga Indonesian Masters to defend his title after finishing tied third at the Masters ... Read more...

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Westwood triumphs at Thailand golf, Jeev finishes tied seventh


December 18th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chonburi (Thailand), Dec 18 (IANS) England's Lee Westwood cruised to a comfortable seven-shot victory at the inaugural $1 million Thailand Golf Championship for his fourth victory of the season here ... Read more...

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Westwood holds on to lead in Thailand golf, Randhawa sixth


December 17th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chonburi (Thailand), Dec 17 (IANS) Runaway leader Lee Westwood of England saw his overnight 11-shot lead slashed to four by Masters champion Charl Schwartzel after the third round of the ... Read more...

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Jeev looks to end title drought in Thailand


December 12th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Dec 12 (IANS) Former Asian Tour number one Simon Dyson of England, Indian star Jeev Milkha Singh of India and Kim Kyung-tae of Korea will join the chase for ... Read more...

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Westwood eyes more Asian glory at Thailand golf


December 5th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Dec 5 (IANS) Asian specialist Lee Westwood will bid for a third title in the Far East this year when he plays at the Asian Tour's season-ending tournament, the ... Read more...

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Westwood wants a major in the east


October 10th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Oct 10 (IANS) World number two golfer Lee Westwood thinks men's golf should create a new Major in the Asia-Pacific region.The 38-year-old Englishman made the suggestion, despite being a ... Read more...

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Colin to get top British honour


June 12th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 12 (IANS) Actor Colin Firth will be conferred with the title of Commander of the British Empire by the Queen.The 50-year-old actor, who won the Oscar for ... Read more...

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Westwood wins again, Kapur crashes to 24th


May 1st, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, May 1 (IANS) India's Shiv Kapur ended with even par scores in the third and final rounds as he dropped three bogeys in the last five holes of the ... Read more...

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Modest day for Indian golfers at Ballantine Championship


April 28th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, April 28 (IANS) None of the Indians were able to break par, as Gaganjeet Bhullar and Shiv Kapur shot 72 each and were the best Indians in tied 36th ... Read more...

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Westwood regains No.1 golf ranking but Donald falls short


April 25th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Jakarta (Indonesia), Apr. 25 (ANI): Two English golfers playing on opposite sides of the globe were locked in battle to become the world No.1 on Sunday, but Lee Westwood eventually emerged on ... Read more...

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Bhullar finishes tied 20th in Indonesia


April 24th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, April 24 (IANS) Gaganjeet Bhullar emerged as the top Indian at the Indonesia Masters despite a par round of 72 on the final day. The 23-year-old Indian totaled five-under ... Read more...

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Bhullar, Sujjan move up at Indonesian Masters


April 23rd, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, April 23 (IANS) Gaganjeet Bhullar moved closer to a top 10 finish with a fine four-under 68 built on four birdies in the back nine at the Indonesian Masters ... Read more...

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Donald moves a step closer to becoming world’s top golfer


April 23rd, 2011 - 8:16 am ICT by ANI
South Carolina (US), Apr. 23 (ANI): Britain's Luke Donald has moved a step closer to becoming the world's top golfer by grabbing the halfway lead at The Heritage Classic in the USA.Donald, ... Read more...

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Tough opening round lessons for Atwal at Augusta Masters


April 8th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Augusta, April 8 (IANS) Arjun Atwal, only the second Indian after Jeev Milkha Singh to play at the Augusts Masters, shot an eight-over 80 with four double bogeys and ... Read more...

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Montgomerie expects Tiger Woods finish in top five at Augusta National


April 7th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 7(ANI): Scottish golfer Colin Montgomerie predicts that Tiger Woods can only finish in the top five of the first major of the year, which gets underway at Augusta National ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods will get back on top, says Aussie expert Steve Bann


March 24th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 24(ANI): Steve Bann, a leading Australian golf coach, thinks that Tiger Woods is close to returning to his former greatness with just a few weeks to go before the ... Read more...

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Jeev, Kapur to help set up ISM academies in India


February 17th, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) International Sports Management Limited (ISM), one of the world's leading management companies, launched its India operations Tuesday with top golfers from the country Jeev Milkha Singh and ... Read more...

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Jeev shoots 70, Kapur 71 in Dubai


February 10th, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 10 (IANS) India's Jeev Milkha Singh had a modest start at two-under 70 putting him tied 19th, but that was still better than Tiger Woods (71) in tied 27th ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods says re-grabbing World No.1 tag still firmly in his sights


February 10th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Feb 10(ANI): American golfer Tiger Woods has said that he is committed to getting back to the top with his game.Woods had lost the World No.1 ranking to Lee ... Read more...

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Gutted Flintoff heading back to ‘Blighty’ from Dubai to watch favourite soap


December 10th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.10 (ANI): Former England cricketer Andrew Flintoff may move back to Britain from Dubai because he misses the tram crash special Corrie.Flintoff moved to Dubai to be well placed for the ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods can bounce back to the top in 2011: Atwal


November 19th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 19 (IANS) Star golfer Tiger Woods has it in him to bounce back to the top and 2011 could be his year, said Arjun Atwal.Woods, once rated as a ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods joins Twitter


November 18th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 18 (ANI): World former No. 1 golfer Tiger Woods launched his first Twitter page yesterday."What's up everyone. Finally decided to try out twitter!" the New York Post quoted ... Read more...

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Woods hopes to regain No.1 position


November 7th, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 7 (ANI): Tiger Woods is hoping to use three remaining tournaments this year to regain the No.1 golf ranking surrendered to England's Lee Westwood.According to news.com.au, Westwood, currently injured, ... Read more...

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Atwal tied 52nd, Molinari leads in WGC-HSBC


November 4th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Nov 4 (IANS) Arjun Atwal started with a flourish as he birdied his first two holes but then failed to find any more in the first round of the ... Read more...

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Woods’ 281-week reign as World No.1 to end on Sunday


October 27th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27(ANI): American golf legend Tiger Woods will no longer be the World No.1 after a record 281 consecutive weeks at the top.Woods has been at the top since June ... Read more...

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Ryder Cup hero Lee Westwood eyes No.1 spot


October 6th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 6 (ANI): Ryder Cup hero Lee Westwood is focused on becoming world No 1 despite his failure to win one of the major golf championships.Having helped Europe win ... Read more...

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The Ryder Cup 2010 Matches Delayed For Torrential Rains, Tiger Woods Loses


October 4th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much anticipated golf tournament between teams from Europe and United States, The Ryder Cup kicked off on October 1 and it is taking place in ... Read more...

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US golf team will bounce back to take Ryder Cup lead, says Pavin


October 3rd, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Celtic Manor (Wales), Oct 3(ANI): The United States golf team captain Corey Pavin has said that his team would bounce to seize the initiative in the Ryder Cup. The US team ... Read more...

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Jimenez turns the clock back, wins European Masters


September 6th, 2010 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
Crans Montana (Switzerland), Sep 5 (IANS) Like vintage wine, Spanish golf star Miguel Angel Jimenez keeps getting better with age, claiming a long-awaited and popular victory at the Omega European Masters after ... Read more...

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British Open 2010: Louis Oosthuizen Steals The Show


July 19th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The British Open 2010 saw some of the biggest ups and downs in golf with the favorites being ruled our quite early in the tournament and ... Read more...

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Louis Oosthuizen on verge of British Open glory


July 18th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by ANI
Fife (Scotland), July 18(ANI): South African golfer Louis Oosthuizen is on the verge of British Open glory after taking a four stroke lead into the final round on Sunday.Oosthuizen had ... Read more...

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British Open leader McIlroy misses Major record by a stroke


July 16th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Fife (Scotland), July 16(ANI): Irish golfer Rory McIlroy has missed the golden opportunity of being the first man to post a ten-under-par 62 in a Major championship.McIlroy has a two-stroke lead ... Read more...

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British Open, a Major with a lot of imponderables


July 14th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy St. Andrews (Scotland), July 14 (IANS) Can Tiger Woods turn back the pages once again at a course he is unabashedly in love with? Can some other veteran complete ... Read more...

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Jyoti makes a fine start at French Open golf


July 2nd, 2010 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Paris, July 2 (IANS) Indian golfer Jyoti Randhawa's four-under 67 put him in tied fifth place, even as Jeev Milkha Singh and Shiv Kapur carded one-under 70 each at the opening round ... Read more...

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