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Park stumbles, 4 lead at LPGA finale

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(TSX / STATS) -- A disappointing day by second-round leader Sung Hyun Park enabled a pack of notable players to move to the top of the leaderboard on Saturday in the third round of the LPGA CME Group Tour Championship in Naples, Fla.

Park held a three-stroke lead heading into the third round, but she shot a 3-over-par 75 on Saturday at the Tiburon Golf Club, pushing her into a seven-way tie for fifth, one stroke behind the four players who share the lead.

Kim Kaufman shot a 64 on Saturday, and she is tied for the lead at 10-under-par 206 with Michelle Wie (66), Suzann Pettersen (69) and Ariya Jutanugarn (67).

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Rookie Cook pushes lead to 3 at RSM

(TSX / STATS) -- Austin Cook increased his lead to three shots heading into the final round of the RSM Classic after shooting a 4-under-par 66 on Saturday at St. Simon Island, Ga.

The PGA Tour rookie, who seized the lead with a 62 on Friday, had five birdies and bogey on the Sea Island Golf Club's Seaside Course to give him a three-round total of 18-under 194. Read More...

Hull aims to repeat feat at CME tourney

(TSX / STATS) -- A year has passed since Charley Hull, the toast of English golf and one of the world's up-and-coming players, captured the CME Group Tour Championship at the age of 20 to claim her first victory on the LPGA Tour.

Since that breakthrough triumph at Tiburon Golf Club in Naples, Fla., Hull has not returned to the winner's circle, but her 2017 campaign has still been a success. Read More...

PGA Championship back to Valhalla in '24

(TSX / STATS) -- The PGA Championship will return to Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Ky. in 2024, it was reported by the Louisville Courier Journal.

The newspaper said a formal announcement will be made on Thursday. Read More...

Kizzire outlasts Fowler in 36-hole final

(TSX / STATS) -- Patton Kizzire withstood frequent weather delays and a strong challenge from Rickie Fowler to win the OHL Classic at Mayakoba in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico on Sunday, capping a 36-hole marathon.

Kizzire fired a 4-under 67 in the final round and edged Fowler by one stroke with a 19-under 265, capping a tournament that was delayed for nearly 7 1/2 hours because of inclement weather. Read More...

Sutherland wins Schwab, season title

(TSX / STATS) -- Kevin Sutherland made his first victory on the PGA Champions Tour a memorable one.

Sutherland carded a 5-under-par 66 to win the Charles Schwab Cup Championship by one stroke Sunday in Phoenix. Read More...

Feng moves to No. 1 in Rolex Rankings

(TSX / STATS) -- Shanshan Feng reached No. 1 in the Rolex Women's World Golf Rankings released Monday, becoming the first player from China, male or female, to sit at the top.

"It's the longest day in my life to wait for the update of the world ranking," Feng said Sunday after winning the Blue Bay LPGA on Saturday on Hainan Island, China. "When I finally see the Chinese flag on top of the ranking, I feel all the efforts over the past 18 years on golf is worth it. I really enjoy the moment and hopefully this could encourage a younger generation in China to go for this sport." Read More...

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