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Els gets a tip and a compliment to end streak

Ernie Els, of South Africa, tips his hat to the crowd,while walking up to the 18th green, during the second round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational golf tournament in Orlando, Fla., Friday, March 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Ernie Els showed up at Bay Hill having missed the cut in four consecutive tournaments, the longest such streak of his career since 1993 when he missed the cut at the Honda Classic, Bay Hill, The Players Championship and the Benson & Hedges Open in England.

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Clarke could ask Gerrard to address Europe’s Ryder Cup team

Liverpool's Steven Gerrard removes the captains armband after being sent off by referee Martin Atkinson during the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield Stadium, Liverpool, England, Sunday, March 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

LONDON (AP) — Darren Clarke says he could ask Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard to address Europe’s Ryder Cup team before it takes on the United States at Hazeltine next year.

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Every heads back to the Masters with a better game

Matt Every, right, acknowledges the gallery as Arnold Palmer watches after being presented with the winner's jacket after the Arnold Palmer Invitational golf tournament in Orlando, Fla., Sunday, March 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The putt was from 18 feet on the final hole at Bay Hill, with the tournament riding on the outcome. The ball caught the left edge of the cup and disappeared, the gallery erupted with cheers and the winner gave an abbreviated fist pump filled with raw emotion.

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Marco Dawson wins Tucson Conquistadores Classic

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Marco Dawson won the Tucson Conquistadores Classic on Sunday for his first Champions Tour’s title, breaking a tie with a 20-foot birdie putt on the par-4 16th hole and closing with two pars for a two-stroke victory.

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Hyo Joo Kim wins LPGA Tour’s Founders Cup

Hyo Joo Kim hits her tee shot on the sixth hole during the third round of the LPGA Tour's JTBC Founders Cup in Phoenix, Saturday, March 21, 2015. (AP PHoto/The Arizona Republic, Rob Schumacher) MARICOPA COUNTY OUT; MAGAZINES OUT; NO SALES

PHOENIX (AP) — Hyo Joo Kim birdied five of the last eight holes to outlast Stacy Lewis on Sunday at Desert Ridge in the JTBC Founders Cup.

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