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PGA Grand Slam to move from Trump Course in Los Angeles

In this March 10, 2015, file photo, Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. The PGA of America is moving its Grand Slam of Golf from Donald Trump's golf course in Los Angeles. Trump says he met with the PGA of America on Monday, July 6, 2015, and both sides agreed it would be best to not play the 36-hole exhibition at Trump National Golf Club. Trump says in a statement he does not want the PGA of America to suffer consequences from his comments about Mexican immigrants. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The PGA of America is moving its Grand Slam of Golf from Donald Trump’s golf course in Los Angeles, the first significant fallout for golf from the Republican presidential candidate’s comments on illegal Mexican immigrants.

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McIlroy ruptures ligament in ankle while playing soccer

In this image released Monday July 6, 2015 by world number one golfer Rory Mcilroy shows him as he poses on crutches and with his left leg in a medical support. McIlroy  ruptured a ligament in his left ankle while playing soccer less than two weeks before the start of his British Open title defense. The Northern Irish golfer gave no indication how long he would be out in the announcement Monday July 6, 2015 on his Instagram account, only saying that he is "working hard to get back as soon as I can." (Rory McIlroy via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

LONDON (AP) — Rory McIlroy injured his left ankle while playing soccer, leaving the world’s No. 1 player in doubt of defending his British Open title next week at St. Andrews.

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Danny Lee wins Greenbrier Classic in 4-man playoff

Danny Lee, of New Zealand, reacts to a birdie putt on the 18th green of the first playoff hole at the Greenbrier Classic golf tournament at the Greenbrier Resort  in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., Sunday, July 5, 2015.  Lee won the tournament on the second playoff hole with David Hearn. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — A week ago at the Travelers Championship, Danny Lee became so disappointed with his driver that he gave it to a young fan in the middle of the final round and walked away.

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Abraham Ancer wins Nova Scotia Open

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — Abraham Ancer won the Nova Scotia Open on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title, beating Bronson Burgoon with a birdie on the first hole of a playoff.

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Jason Bohn shoots 9-under 61, tied for lead at Greenbrier

Bryce Molder tees off on the 17th hole during the third round of the Greenbrier Classic golf tournament at Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., Saturday, July 4, 2015.  (AP Photo/Chris Tilley)

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Jason Bohn’s main goal after barely making the cut at The Greenbrier Classic was to get some extra rest before the final round.

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