Hideki Matsuyama takes advantage of Rickie Fowler's miscues to win Phoenix Open in playoff

...the European Tour event two weeks ago in Abu Dhabi.Fowler chipped in from 50 feet for birdie on the par-4 10th to take the lead and added birdies on the par-5 13th and 15th holes to pull two shots ahead. He missed a 10-foot birdie putt on...

Ross Fisher | The Masters

...of the Masters Tournament precedent for rookies, but the 28-year-old Englishman has set quite a precedent of his own. Fisher takes the lead at Augusta National Posted: 04/09/09 Englishman Ross Fisher put his recent Bay Hill snafu behind him Thursday...

Derek Fathauer leads PGA Tour event in Mexico

...lead over Jason Bohn going into the final round of the OHL Classic at Mayakoba.Bohn made a 25-foot eagle putt to take the lead on a rainy day at El Camaleon Golf Club, and he was still tied for the lead until a bogey on the 18th hole for 65...

Resurgent Graeme McDowell takes one-shot lead in Mexico

...the back nine with three straight birdies. After a bogey on No. 1, he bounced back with four straight birdies to take the lead in the morning at El Camaleon Golf Club.No one caught him in the afternoon.Derek Fathauer made four birdies over...

9 of 15 Richmond County sheriff's deputies polygraphed in steroids case deceptive, report shows

...had recently raided his Pennsylvania Avenue home and discovered 50 vials of anabolic steroids.The GBI was called to take the lead on the case after Paquette's polygraph exam "did not show signs of deceptions," according to investigative notes...

Sharks top Devils in shootout

...Carolina to its first win. Jimmy Howard faced 36 shots for Detroit (3-1).It didn't take long for Carolina to take the lead, as McGinn scored just 55 seconds into his first game.The 21-year-old picked up a neutral-zone turnover...

Chinese teen Jin Cheng still leads Asia-Pacific Amateur

...In Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., Emiliano Grillo holed out from 175 yards for an eagle on the par-4 18th hole to take the lead in the Web.com Tour Finals-ending Web.Com Tour Championship.The 23-year-old player from Argentina finished...

Knights rally past Razorbacks

PLAY OF THE GAME: Early in the fourth in Evans territory with the potential to take the lead, Cross Creek's bad snap over quarterback Devon Hicks' head was recovered by the Knights. That turnover changed the momentum...


Michael Johansen, of Denver, won the professional open, beating Paul McBeth, of Huntington Beach, Calif., in the Disc Golf Hall of Fame Classic on Sunday in Appling.


...GolfNeSmith has 65, leads at US AmIn Olympia Fields, Ill., North Augusta's Matt NeSmith shot 5-under-par 65 to take the lead after the first round of the stroke play portion of the U.S. Amateur at Olympic Fields Country Club.NeSmith...