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Stenson reaches quarters at World Match Play

ASH, England (AP) — Top-seeded Henrik Stenson defeated Thongchai Jaidee 2 and 1 to reach the quarterfinals undefeated after the opening three rounds of the World Match Play Championship.

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McLaughlin takes over as head of Champions Tour

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Greg McLaughlin is taking over as president of the Champions Tour.

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Kang takes 1st-round lead in LPGA event at Incheon

Michelle Wie of the United States watches her shot on the 4th hole during the second round of the LPGA KEB Hana Bank Championship golf tournament at Sky72 Golf Club in Incheon, South Korea, Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Karine Icher of France shot a 4-under 68 in the second round to take a one-stroke lead at the top of the European-dominated leaderboard at the KEB-HanaBank Championship on Friday.

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Els leads by 2 in Hong Kong on birthday

HONG KONG (AP) — Ernie Els grabbed control of the Hong Kong Open with a two-stroke lead at the halfway mark by carding a 5-under-par 65 on his birthday Friday.

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Stewart Cink, Martin Laird share Las Vegas lead

Stewart Cink lines up a put on the 17th green during the first round of the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open golf tournament Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Stewart Cink birdied seven of the final 11 holes Thursday for a 7-under 64 and a share of the first-round lead with Martin Laird in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.

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