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Greg Norman recovering from chain-saw accident

This photo provided by Greg Norman shows Norman resting in a hospital bed after a chainsaw accident.  Norman posted a photo to Instagram on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014,  in which he was laying in a hospital bed with his left arm  heavily bandaged.  The Hall of Fame golfer and entrepreneur, was cutting back trees in his South Florida home when the weight of a branch pulled his left hand toward the chain saw. He said the blade hit him just below where a person would be wearing a wrist watch. He said doctors told him it missed his artery by a fraction of an inch. (AP Photo/Courtesy of Greg Norman) NO SALES

ATLANTA (AP) — Greg Norman is recovering from a chain saw accident that nearly cost him his left hand, but not his sense of humor.

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Paul Casey shoots final round 66 to win KLM Open

ZANDVOORT, Netherlands (AP) — New dad Paul Casey shot a four-under 66 Sunday to win the KLM Open at 14 under, a single shot ahead of fellow Englishman Simon Dyson.

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McIlroy, Horschel tied for Tour Championship lead

Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, hits out of a bunker on the seventh hole during the third round of play in the Tour Championship golf tournament  Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)

ATLANTA (AP) — Rory McIlroy made up a two-shot deficit on Billy Horschel on Saturday in the Tour Championship. They square off again Sunday with $10 million riding on the outcome.

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Kim leads Webb by 1 shot at Evian after 3 rounds

Hyo Joo Kim of South Korea watches the flight of her ball on the second hole during the third round of the Evian Championship women's golf tournament in Evian, eastern France, Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France (AP) — South Korean teenager Hyo-Joo Kim emerged from a third round riddled with errors by contenders to lead the Evian Championship by a stroke on Saturday and in sight of her first major.

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Wattel leads KLM Open as Casey narrowly misses 59

ZANDVOORT, Netherlands (AP) — Romain Wattel of France shot his third consecutive round in the 60s on Saturday to take the KLM Open lead at 14 under as Paul Casey narrowly missed the first ever 59 on the European Tour.

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