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American golfer Steve Stricker showed that his injury problems are behind him as he wrapped up a three-shot victory at the season-opening Tournament of Champions in Hawaii.

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Yang's win over Woods gives Internationals hope at Presidents Cupupdated: Sat Nov 19 2011 11:13:00

Y.E. Yang was delighted to earn revenge over Tiger Woods on Saturday and give the International team hope of ending the United States' domination of the Presidents Cup golf event.

Woods loses again but Americans maintain Presidents Cup leadupdated: Fri Nov 18 2011 09:10:00

Tiger Woods suffered a second straight defeat at the Presidents Cup on Friday, but the U.S. still held a two-point lead over the International team at the end of day two in Australia.

Woods and Stricker hammered but Americans take control at Presidents Cupupdated: Thu Nov 17 2011 10:39:00

Tiger Woods suffered the heaviest match play defeat of his career on Thursday, but the U.S. golf team still emerged from day one of the Presidents Cup with a 4-2 lead over the Internationals.

Presidents Cup captains put Woods against Scott on day oneupdated: Wed Nov 16 2011 07:54:00

Tiger Woods will come face to face with Australian Adam Scott and his controversial ex-caddy Steve Williams when the 2011 Presidents Cup begins on Thursday.

Couples names Woods and Haas as Presidents wild cardsupdated: Wed Sep 28 2011 13:04:00

FedEx Cup winner Bill Haas and 14-time major champion Tiger Woods have been named by American team captain Fred Couples as his wild card picks for the Presidents Cup next month.

Catching up with golfer Bill Haasupdated: Wed Sep 28 2011 13:04:00

CNN's Patrick Snell talks with Bill Haas after he claims the Tour Championship and the FedEx Cup title.

Stricker out in front as 'angry' Tiger toilsupdated: Fri Aug 12 2011 07:12:00

Steve Stricker fired a record-equaling 63 to lead the US PGA Championship as Tiger Woods slumped to a round of seven-over-par.

PGA Championship opening roundupdated: Fri Aug 12 2011 07:12:00

Steve Stricker leads after opening round of PGA Championship, as Shane O'Donoghue reports.

Stricker claims third-straight John Deere Classic winupdated: Mon Jul 11 2011 12:36:00

American Steve Stricker clinched a one-shot victory on the final day of the John Deere Classic to win the event in Illinois for the third year in a row.

Walker ties course record as big names tune up for Mastersupdated: Fri Apr 01 2011 12:53:00

American Jimmy Walker stole the limelight from a clutch of big name stars tuning up for next week's U.S. Masters as he tied the course record to lead the Houston Open after the first round.

Manassero to make history at Match Playupdated: Tue Feb 22 2011 15:27:00

While most eyes will be on the likes of Tiger Woods, Lee Westwood and Martin Kaymer at the World Match Play this week, Italian teenager Matteo Manassero will be making his own slice of history in Tucson.

Inspired Europe open three-point lead over United Statesupdated: Sun Oct 03 2010 14:54:00

An inspired European team grabbed a three-point lead over the United States ahead of the concluding singles after dominating the fourballs and foursomes play in the 38th Ryder Cup match at Celtic Manor on Sunday.

U.S. lead, but Europe seize momentumupdated: Sat Oct 02 2010 20:45:00

The United States lead Europe six points to four after the second session on the second day of the Ryder Cup at the Celtic Manor Resort in Wales, UK.

USA has work to do at Ryder Cupupdated: Sat Oct 02 2010 20:45:00

After taking an early lead, the USA trails in all 6 Ryder Cup matches. CNN's Don Riddell reports

U.S. edge rain-delayed Ryder Cup opening dayupdated: Sat Oct 02 2010 11:26:00

The United States hold a slight advantage over Europe after a rain-interrupted opening day of the 38th Ryder Cup at Celtic Manor.

Woods to face Poulter at Ryder Cupupdated: Thu Sep 30 2010 14:10:00

World number one Tiger Woods and his partner Steve Stricker will take on English duo Ian Poulter and Ross Fisher in the opening fourballs of the 38th Ryder Cup at Celtic Manor, Wales, on Friday.

Tiger feels the heat in Walesupdated: Thu Sep 30 2010 14:10:00

Tiger Woods faces a barrage of hostile questions ahead of the 2010 Ryder Cup in Wales.

Furyk wins Tour Championship and $10 million bonusupdated: Mon Sep 27 2010 06:42:00

Jim Furyk is golf's latest $10 million man as he claimed the Tour Championship and the jackpot bonus for winning the FedEx Cup playoff series.

Woods must battle to hold on to top spotupdated: Mon Sep 06 2010 12:28:00

Tiger Woods faces a twin threat to his world number one spot heading into the final round of the Deutsche Bank Championship in Boston.

Kuchar wins after Laird's last hole lapseupdated: Mon Aug 30 2010 11:14:00

Matt Kuchar denied Martin Laird his first PGA Tour win after the Scot let victory slip through his grasp with a clumsy three-putt on the final green.

Woods drawn with Rose, Villegas at British Openupdated: Wed Jul 14 2010 09:02:00

World number one Tiger Woods will play alongside in-form Englishman Justin Rose and Camilo Villegas of Colombia in the first two rounds of golf's British Open at St Andrews, starting on Thursday.

Lesson learned: Stricker cuts out risks to win John Deere Classicupdated: Tue Jul 13 2010 10:43:00

It wasn't long after the beginning of the 2010 John Deere Classic that you knew it was going to be a special tournament.

Stricker streaks clear as records tumbleupdated: Sun Jul 11 2010 08:20:00

American Steve Stricker will take a six-shot lead into the final round of the John Deere Classic in Silvis, Illinois after shooting a nine-under par round of 62.

Stricker posts record score to lead John Deere Classicupdated: Sat Jul 10 2010 07:33:00

American Steve Stricker recorded the lowest 36-hole score at the John Deere Classic, Friday to lead by one stroke from compatriot Paul Goydos at the TPC Deere Run course in Silvis, Illinois.

Colonial chance for Mickelson to go No.1updated: Thu May 27 2010 08:30:00

Phil Mickelson gets another chance to claim the world number one ranking from Tiger Woods at this week's Colonial tournament in Texas but is trying to put all thoughts of the achievement to the back of his mind.

U.S. Ryder Cup form checkupdated: Wed May 12 2010 08:22:00

The 38th Ryder Cup will be held Oct. 1-3, 2010, at The Celtic Manor Resort in City of Newport, Wales. Interactive Producer T.J. Auclair provides analysis of the top 10 U.S. players in the latest standings.

Mickelson off the pace as Kim shares third-round lead in Houstonupdated: Sat Apr 03 2010 18:37:00

Phil Mickelson is well off the pace going into the final round of the Houston Open, ahead of his highly-anticipated showdown with Tiger Woods at golf's first major tournament of the season next week.

Victorious Furyk unfazed by Tiger's unfortunate timingupdated: Mon Mar 22 2010 11:13:00

Veteran golfer Jim Furyk insists that the timing of Tiger Woods' headline-grabbing post-sex scandal interviews on Sunday did not take the gloss off his first U.S. PGA Tour victory since 2007.

Tiger Woods goes publicupdated: Mon Mar 22 2010 11:13:00

Golfer Tiger Woods talks to ESPN in his first interview since his November car crash.

Top seeds and defending champion Ogilvy exit WGC Match Playupdated: Thu Feb 18 2010 21:45:00

Defending champion Geoff Ogilvy and the remaining top seeds all crashed out in the second round of the WGC-World Match Play Championship at Dove Mountain in Arizona on Thursday.

Top seed Stricker exits in Arizonaupdated: Wed Feb 17 2010 22:18:00

Top seed Steve Stricker crashed out in the first round of the WGC-Accenture World Match Play Championship in Arizona to unheralded Englishman Ross McGowan on Wednesday.

Stricker holds off Donald at Rivieraupdated: Sun Feb 07 2010 19:35:00

Steve Stricker will take over from Phil Mickelson as world number two after claiming a two-shot victory in the Northern Trust Open in Los Angeles on Sunday.

Stricker storms six ahead in PGA eventupdated: Sun Feb 07 2010 12:05:00

World No. 3 Steve Stricker will take a six-shot lead into the final round of the Northern Trust Open after completing a five-under-par 66 on Sunday.

Westwood shares four-way lead in Dubaiupdated: Sat Feb 06 2010 15:05:00

World No. 4 Lee Westwood goes into the final round of the Dubai Desert Classic in a four-way share of the lead following his four-under-par 68 on Saturday.

Player's tips for McIlroyupdated: Sat Feb 06 2010 15:05:00

Rory McIlroy gets some tips for the future from golfing icon, Gary Player.

Palmer holds on to claim Sony Open titleupdated: Mon Jan 18 2010 08:46:00

Ryan Palmer landed the third PGA Tour title of his career, winning the Sony Open in Hawaii on Sunday at the 72nd hole from Robert Allenby.

Allenby joins Palmer in Sony Open leadupdated: Sun Jan 17 2010 11:57:00

Robert Allenby, who is coming off wins in Australia and South Africa at the end of last year, fired a three-under 67 to join Ryan Palmer in a share of the lead after the third round of the Sony Open in Hawaii.

Palmer snatches lead in Honoluluupdated: Sat Jan 16 2010 12:23:00

American Ryan Palmer birdied the last two holes to snatch the halfway lead at the Sony Open in Hawaii.

Woods routs Yang to clinch Presidents Cupupdated: Mon Oct 12 2009 06:07:00

Tiger Woods made it a perfect five wins from five matches as he crushed Y.E.Yang 6 and 5 to clinch the Presidents Cup for the United States in the concluding singles against the Internationals on Sunday.

United States go three clear in Presidents Cupupdated: Sun Oct 11 2009 16:41:00

The United States will take a three-point lead over the International team into the final day's 12 singles matches after extending their Presidents Cup advantage on day three in San Francisco.

U.S. retain Presidents Cup leadupdated: Sat Oct 10 2009 13:28:00

Tiger Woods and Steve Stricker's partnership continued to flourish as they helped the United States take a 6.5-5.5 lead at the end of the second day of the Presidents Cup on Friday.

United States hold slim lead at Presidents Cupupdated: Fri Oct 09 2009 07:33:00

There was a dramatic end to the opening day of the Presidents Cup in San Francisco, which saw the United States finish with a 3.5 - 2.5 lead over the International side.

Perry upstages Woods to lead FedEx finaleupdated: Sat Sep 26 2009 16:31:00

Veteran Kenny Perry charged to the top of the Tour Championship leader board with a six-under 64 at East Lake to overtake world number one Tiger Woods.

Woods breaks Cog Hill course recordupdated: Sun Sep 13 2009 11:32:00

Tiger Woods produced some of his best golf to give himself a massive lead heading into final round of the BMW Championship as broke the Cog Hill course record.

Stricker second behind Tiger after Boston winupdated: Tue Sep 08 2009 04:49:00

Steve Stricker climbed to No. 2 in the world rankings after a birdie-birdie finish gave him a one-shot victory at the Deutsche Bank Championship, with Tiger Woods finishing only 11th despite a scintillating closing 63.

Stricker leads as Woods toils in Bostonupdated: Mon Sep 07 2009 10:42:00

Steve Stricker shares the lead at the Deutsche Bank Championship with South Africa's Retief Goosen and fellow American Sean O'Hair, but Tiger Woods is nine shots back after the third round.

O'Hair, Furyk share Deutsche Bank leadupdated: Sun Sep 06 2009 12:30:00

Sean O'Hair surged into contention at the Deutsche Bank Championship in Boston, sinking six birdies and an eagle in a seven-under 64 on Saturday which earned him a share of the second round lead with Jim Furyk.

Furyk and Stricker lead Deutsche Bank eventupdated: Sat Sep 05 2009 07:14:00

American pair Jim Furyk and Steve Stricker both carded eight-under-par 63s to share the lead after the opening round of the Deutsche Bank Championship in Boston.

Slocum denies Woods with brave last hole puttupdated: Wed Sep 02 2009 09:50:00

Heath Slocum holed a 20-foot par putt on the final hole to deny a clutch of golf's elite the chance of a playoff at The Barclays and win the first of the PGA Tour's FedEx playoff series.

Stricker denies Clark in Colonial playoffupdated: Mon Jun 01 2009 07:03:00

Steve Stricker rolled home a birdie putt on the second extra hole to beat South African Tim Clark and fellow American Steve Marino in a three-way playoff for the Colonial in Texas on Sunday.

Record-breaking Stricker claims slim leadupdated: Sat May 30 2009 09:18:00

Steve Stricker took advantage of perfect conditions at Colonial to fire a second successive seven-under-par 63 on Friday, but it was only enough to claim a slender one-shot lead at the Crowne Plaza Invitational.

Clark in three-way tie for lead at Colonialupdated: Fri May 29 2009 07:43:00

South Africa's Tim Clark and American pair Woody Austin and Steve Stricker share the first round lead with seven-under-par 63s after the first round of the Colonial tournament in Texas.

Goosen takes title after fitness regimeupdated: Mon Mar 23 2009 10:35:00

Slim-line Retief Goosen celebrated his seventh U.S. Tour career triumph in Tampa Bay on Sunday when he won the Transitions Championship by one shot from Charles Howell and Brett Quigley.

Veteran Lehman takes lead into final dayupdated: Sun Mar 22 2009 11:45:00

Veteran Tom Lehman takes a one-shot lead going into the final round of the Transitions Championship in Florida on Sunday.

Watney and Stricker lead Transitionsupdated: Sat Mar 21 2009 12:21:00

In-form Nick Watney and Steve Stricker share the lead going into the third round of the Transitions Championship at Palm Harbor in Florida.

Mickelson survives stumble for Riviera winupdated: Mon Feb 23 2009 11:10:00

Phil Mickelson saw a five-shot lead disappear before recovering with two late birdies to successfully defend the Northern Trust Open in Los Angeles.

McCarron holds two-shot Riviera advantageupdated: Sat Feb 21 2009 08:50:00

Scott McCarron holds a two-stroke lead after the second round of the Northern Trust Open after carding a three-under-par 68 to follow his opening 64 at Riviera.

Ogilvy sixth in world after Hawaii winupdated: Thu Jan 29 2009 03:21:00

Geoff Ogilvy surged five places to sixth in the world following his six-stroke triumph at the season-opening Mercedes-Benz Championship in Hawaii on Sunday.

Stricker shows way in Bob Hope Classicupdated: Thu Jan 29 2009 03:15:00

Steve Stricker fired a 10-under-par round of 62 to overhaul Pat Perez for the lead after four rounds of the Bob Hope Classic in California.

Stricker closes on Perez with 11-under 61updated: Sat Jan 24 2009 14:00:00

Pat Perez continued to lead after the third round of the Bob Hope Classic but fellow American Steve Stricker took close order after a brilliant 11-under 61 in California. John Garrity: My Sportsman pick is the Ryder Cup rookiesupdated: Wed Nov 26 2008 10:18:00

Sports Illustrated will announce its choice for Sportsman of the Year on Dec. 2. Here's one of the nominations for that honor by an SI writer. For more essays, click here.

U.S. looks to break European strangleholdupdated: Sat Sep 20 2008 21:35:00

The 37th Ryder Cup finally gets underway Friday at the magnificent Valhalla course in Kentucky, as the golfing elite on both sides of the Atlantic get a rare opportunity to play as part of a team over three days.

On the Ryder Cup courseupdated: Sat Sep 20 2008 21:35:00

CNN's Patrick Snell reports on the state of the course at Valhalla, in preparation for the Ryder Cup.

Azinger makes U.S. Ryder Cup picksupdated: Tue Sep 02 2008 11:11:00

United States Ryder Cup captain Paul Azinger named Steve Stricker, Hunter Mahan, JB Holmes and Chad Campbell as his four picks for the match against Europe later this month.

Stricker goes three clear of Barclays fieldupdated: Sat Aug 23 2008 05:08:00

Defending champion Steve Stricker reeled in overnight leader Hunter Mahan to claim a three-stroke second-round lead at The Barclays tournament in New Jersey as world number three Padraig Harrington missed the cut.

Tiger hosts Iraq veteransupdated: Sun Jul 06 2008 11:21:00

Tiger Woods hosts a golf tournament honoring U.S. service members in Iraq and their families. CNN's Kate Bolduan reports

Els backtracks and enters WGC event updated: Sat Feb 16 2008 07:37:00

Ernie Els has changed his mind and will play in next week's WGC Accenture Match Play Championship in Arizona.

Tour breaks new ground in Korea updated: Tue Jan 15 2008 11:04:00

British Open champion Padraig Harrington and local favorite K.J. Choi will lead the field for the European tour's inaugural Ballantine's Championship on the southern resort island of Jeju in March.

Byrd and Baddeley share the leadupdated: Sat Sep 08 2007 05:56:00

Aaron Baddeley shot a six-under 65 to earn a share of the halfway lead at the BMW Championship at Cog Hill. He sits at the top of the leaderboard alongside Jonathan Byrd, whose second round 69 also left him on nine-under 133.

Woods aims to cut the playoff gapupdated: Thu Sep 06 2007 02:35:00

Tiger Woods should have no shortage of fond memories at Cog Hill, where he has won three times at the Western Open and where he made the cut for the first time in a regular PGA Tour event at the age of 19.

Stricker wins Barclays Classicupdated: Mon Aug 27 2007 03:36:00

Steve Stricker felt an uneasy wave of deja vu during Sunday's final round of the Barclays Classic, but persevered to end a six-year victory drought by winning at Westchester Country Club.

Stricker takes Barclays leadupdated: Sun Aug 26 2007 08:47:00

Steve Stricker overcame a bogey at the first hole by firing seven birdies to claim a one-stroke lead over South Korean KJ Choi after the Barclays Classic third round on Saturday.

Choi claims two-shot Barclays leadupdated: Sat Aug 25 2007 02:50:00

K.J. Choi holed out from the fairway on the 350-yard par-four seventh for eagle on Friday on his way to claiming a two-stroke lead at the halfway mark of the Barclays Classic. Candidates for Presidentsupdated: Mon Aug 06 2007 00:15:00

AKRON, Ohio -- The Presidents Cup logo hasn't appeared on the side of a milk carton yet under the headline, "Missing!" But it's close. In what constitutes a great piece of trivia, the Presidents Cup is going to be held -- shhhh! -- next month in Montreal. The New Power Rankingsupdated: Wed Aug 01 2007 22:25:00

This week brings a change in the Golf Power Rankings. Our old formula worked well, but perhaps too well as it mirrored the FedEx Cup points list and the money list very closely. In order to bring something new to the table and add a little volatility the ranking will now reflect the 10 players who've earned the most FedEx Cup points over the previous six weeks, therefore providing an accurate snapshot of who's playing the best at the current time. Sabbatini leads after an Augusta-like dayupdated: Sat May 05 2007 21:00:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Rory Sabbatini holed out for eagle from the first fairway and picked up even more ground with a birdie on the final hole on a thrilling Saturday at the Wachovia Championship, giving him a share of the course record with an 8-under 64 and a final pairing he wanted with Tiger Woods. Pondering the graybeards' successupdated: Sun Apr 08 2007 15:00:00

AUGUSTA, Ga., April 8 -- How can it be? How can it be that a bunch of world-class talents -- Ernie Els, Sergio Garcia, Chad Campbell, Robert Allenby and Steve Stricker, among others -- didn't make the cut at the Masters this year, but a foursome of graybeard former champions did? Players expect shootout in Houstonupdated: Thu Mar 29 2007 10:22:00

HUMBLE, Texas (AP) - Stuart Appleby set a course record in the first round, broke 70 on all four days and finished 19-under-par to win last year's Houston Open.

Woods picked as player of the yearupdated: Wed Dec 13 2006 03:50:00

Tiger Woods has been picked as the PGA Tour player of the year for the eighth time in 10 years after taking his tally of major wins to 12 with victories in the British Open and PGA Championship.

Curtis clear as Coceres collapsesupdated: Sat Jun 24 2006 16:34:00

Ben Curtis stretched his lead at the PGA Booz Allen Classic in Maryland on Saturday as Argentina's Jose Coceres dropped out of contention.

Ogilvy edges into one-stroke leadupdated: Sun Jun 18 2006 16:32:00

Australian Geoff Ogilvy edged into a one-stroke lead at two under par after eight holes of the final round of the U.S. Open at Winged Foot.

Trahan moves ahead in the Colonialupdated: Fri May 20 2005 15:39:00

DJ Trahan carded a three-under 67 to take the early second-round lead at the Colonial tournament in Fort Worth, Texas.

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