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British Open host Royal St. George’s to allow female members

SANDWICH, England (AP) — One of the three clubs on the British Open rota with a male-only membership policy has voted to allow female members for the first time.

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Harrington survives a splash and ends a long drought

Padraig Harrington poses for photographers after winning the Honda Classic golf tournament on the second playoff hole against Daniel Berger, Monday, March 2, 2015, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Even in the midst of a drought so long it looked as though Padraig Harrington’s best golf was behind him, he never stopped working.

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Harrington wins the Honda Classic in a playoff

Padraig Harrington, of Ireland, acknowledges fans at the conclusion of the third round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, Sunday, March 1, 2015, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Padraig Harrington captured his first PGA Tour title in more than six years Monday when he won the Honda Classic by making a 15-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole in regulation and beating 21-year-old rookie Daniel Berger on the second playoff hole.

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Poulter, Casey share lead at rain-delayed Honda Classic

Ian Poulter looks at his line on the second green during the third round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, Sunday, March 1, 2015, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Ian Poulter lost command of the Honda Classic with two swings on consecutive tee shots in a wild final hour Sunday. He still had a share of the lead with Paul Casey heading into a sprint-to-the-finish at soggy PGA National.

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Andy Sullivan wins Joburg Open for 2nd title this year

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Andy Sullivan won his second European Tour title in South Africa in just over a month after closing with a 6-under 66 for a 17-under total and a two-shot victory at the Joburg Open on Sunday.

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