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2016 Ryder Cup pitch comes up short with Minnesota officials

In this Aug. 16, 2009, file photo, Tiger Woods tees off in the final round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn. Organizers of golf’s prestigious Ryder Cup have encountered skepticism from Minnesota state officials as they seek logistical assistance and sponsorships for the 2016 event at Hazeltine. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel,File)

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The 2016 Ryder Cup was awarded to the Hazeltine National Golf Club near Minneapolis years ago, however its promoters quietly recently tried to wedge money into Minnesota’s new state budget for logistical assistance and sponsorships of the event.

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Tiger Woods shoots 4-under 66 at Greenbrier Classic

Tiger Woods tips his ball to the crowd after a birdie on the 16th hole during the first round of the Greenbrier Classic golf tournament at the Greenbrier Resort  in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., Thursday, July 2, 2015.  (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — For a change, Tiger Woods got off to a good start.

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Dubuisson shares early lead at home French Open

PARIS (AP) — Victor Dubuisson birdied three of his last seven holes to share the lead on 3-under 68 midway through the first round of his home French Open on Thursday.

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Woods returns to The Greenbrier Classic in West Virginia

Tiger Woods watches his tee shot on the 11th hole during the pro-am for the Greenbrier Classic golf tournament at the Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., Wednesday, July 1, 2015.  (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Tiger Woods is looking to avoid another dubious footnote at The Greenbrier Classic.

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Sturgeon, Polland share PGA Professional lead

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Grant Sturgeon shot a 1-under 69 on Tuesday for a share of the third-round lead with Ben Polland in the PGA Professional National Championship.

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