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Donald defends Honda title at new venue

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PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) Padraig Harrington is a 36-hole leader on the PGA Tour for the first time in nearly five years and he knows he has a long way to go.

A vicious storm Saturday at the Honda Classic made his weekend even longer.

Harrington made six birdies in the 12 holes he played Saturday morning in the rain-delayed tournament to complete a 4-under 66 and take a one-shot lead over Patrick Reed, with Ian Poulter and Brendan Steele another shot behind.

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McIlroy misses cut in American return

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) - As far as star power goes, the PGA Tour is like a fireworks show in the rain.

The Phoenix Open was more high-charged than ever this year with the Super Bowl in town and Tiger Woods back to golf. Except that Woods was on his way home after two days and a career-high 82 to miss the cut by 12 shots. A week later, Woods was gone after 11 holes and glutes that wouldn't activate. Read More...

Ko cards course-record 61 in New Zealand

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) Top-ranked Lydia Ko broke the course-record with a career-best 11-under 61 on Saturday to take the second-round lead in the New Zealand Women's Open.

The 17-year-old New Zealander, coming off a victory Sunday in the Women's Australian Open, broke the Clearwater record of 63 set last year by Mi Hyang Lee in her victory. Read More...

Lewis leads Yang by 1 at LPGA Thailand

CHONBURI, Thailand (AP) Stacy Lewis held on to lead Amy Yang by one stroke at the LPGA Thailand despite a dismal third-round 73 on Saturday.

Leading overnight by three shots after a second-round 64, Lewis had three straight bogeys in the front nine before the American fired a five-foot eagle on the 15th hole to regain the lead from South Korea's Yang. Read More...

Winless Coetsee keeps Joburg Open lead

JOHANNESBURG (AP) Wallie Coetsee takes a two-shot lead into the final round of the Joburg Open after a 2-under 70 on Saturday.

Chasing a first European Tour title, Coetsee extended his overnight lead by a shot with five birdies and two bogeys to go 14 under par at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington. Read More...

PGA Tour to move Match Play to Austin

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) The PGA Tour is completing plans to bring the Match Play Championship to Austin, Texas, starting in 2016.

Three people aware of the negotiations told The Associated Press that Texas-based Dell will be the title sponsor of the World Golf Championship event that features the top 64 players from the world ranking. They spoke on condition of anonymity because an announcement has not been made. Read More...

2021 Presidents Cup goes to Quail Hollow

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Quail Hollow Club has been selected to host the Presidents Cup in 2021.

It will be the fifth golf course in the United States to host the biennial competition between the United States and players from every other country except Europe. Previous U.S. sites were in Virginia, Ohio and California. Read More...

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