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McIlroy a shot behind clubhouse leaders at Dubai Classic

Bernd Wiesberger of Austria plays a bunker shot on the 18th hole during the round one of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Bernd Wiesberger made seven birdies on his last 10 holes Thursday to take a one-shot lead after the first round of the Dubai Desert Classic.

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Spieth ready for big show _ Phoenix and Tiger

Tiger Woods catches his golf ball on the ninth green during the pro-am for the Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale, Wednesday Jan. 28, 2015, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, Rob Schumacher)

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Tiger Woods faced dozens of reporters and cameras, a big gathering in a crowded section outside the clubhouse at the TPC Scottsdale. Just then, Jordan Spieth walked on a path above the staging area and smiled when he saw the scene.

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Mickelson plays mind games with Bradley at Phoenix Open

Arizona Cardinals' Patrick Peterson signs his autograph for Scotty and CJ Shaver at the pro-am for the Phoenix Open golf tournament at TPC Scottsdale on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, Rob Schumacher)

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Phil Mickelson majored in psychology at Arizona State. He joked that he still uses those lessons on Keegan Bradley.

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Korda, Lewis, Munoz tied for lead at LPGA season opener

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — Jessica Korda pulled a hand warmer out of each jacket pocket, showing just how cold she was during the opening round of the LPGA opener.

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Players set to face renovated TPC Scottsdale

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Tom Weiskopf borrowed a design element from Oakmont when he replaced the left fairway bunker on TPC Scottsdale’s par-4 18th hole.

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