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Streb rallies for 1st PGA Tour victory

Robert Streb holds the trophy after winning a three-way playoff during the final round of the McGladrey Classic golf tournament on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, in St. Simons Island, Ga. Streb beat Brednon de Jonge, of Zimbabwe, and Will MacKenzie. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Robert Streb hasn’t seen many early indications of a happy ending throughout his career.

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Thorbjorn Olesen wins Perth International

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark made a series of spectacular saves in defense of a shrinking lead to shoot a 1-under 71 Sunday and win the Perth International golf tournament by three shots.

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Olesen leads Perth International 3rd round lead

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Denmark’s Thorbjorn Olesen shot a scrambling 5-under 67 on Saturday at Lake Karrinyup to take a three-stroke lead in the Perth International.

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MacKenzie, Svoboda tied for lead at Sea Island

Will MacKenzie reacts after missing a birdie putt on the 13th green during the third round of the McGladrey Classic golf tournament on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in St. Simons Island, Ga. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Will MacKenzie made a hole-in-one that hardly anyone saw and finished with a 45-foot birdie putt that gave him a 5-under 65 on Saturday and a share of the lead with Andrew Svoboda going into the final round of the McGladrey Classic.

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Bishop ousted as PGA of America president

PGA of America President Ted Bishop speaks next to the Presidents Cup trophy at a news conference at City Hall in San Francisco, in this July 2, 2014 file photo. The PGA of America president referred to Ian Poulter as a little girl on two social media accounts Thursday evening Oct. 23, 2014 for his comments on Nick Faldo and Tom Watson as Ryder Cup captains.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Ted Bishop was never afraid to take a risk or share his strong opinions on any subject during his 23 months as president of the PGA of America. Ultimately, that wound up costing him his job.

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