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McIlroy fades in season finale, Horschel wins

Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, hits a shot on the ninth hole during the final round of the Tour Championship golf tournament Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)

ATLANTA (AP) — Rory McIlroy found his ball submerged in deep rough, next to a fence that separates the course from the driving range at East Lake. He jumped up and down, trying to see over a holly bush that obscured his view of the ninth green.

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Alan Fadel tops US Senior Amateur qualifiers

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Alan Fadel shot a 5-under 67 on Sunday in the U.S. Senior Amateur to top the 64 match-play qualifiers.

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Justin Thomas wins Web.com Tour finals event

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Justin Thomas won the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title, beating Richard Sterne with a birdie on the first hole of a playoff after Sterne blew a late three-stroke lead.

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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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