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Morikawa wins PGA title with late eagle

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) The best shot of his life, the shot that made Collin Morikawa a major champion, was never supposed to happen.

He knew the tee on the 16th at Harding Park would be moved forward at the PGA Championship. He said during practice rounds that wouldn't tempt him to go for the green. But this was Sunday afternoon, right after Morikawa had chipped in for birdie to break out of a seven-way tie, and at this moment was tied again with Paul Casey.

"I knew I had to hit a good one," he said.


Johnson loses major on last day again

The 54-hole lead has been a major problem for Dustin Johnson.

The 2016 U.S. Open winner entered the final round of the PGA Championship atop the leaderboard and shot 68 on Sunday. But he wound up tied for second behind first-time major winner Collin Morikawa. Read More...

McIlroy defends DJ with zinger at Koepka

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) The latest from the PGA Championship, the first golf major of the year, at TPC Harding Park:

Rory McIlroy is known to speak his mind. And he thinks Brooks Koepka has taken honesty to another level. Read More...

Casey's hopes dashed by Morikawa's shot

Tied for the lead while standing on the 17th tee, Paul Casey heard what passed for a commotion on the largely silent, fan-free golf course.

He looked behind him and realized his hopes of winning the PGA Championship had suddenly, startlingly vanished. Read More...

Warriors' Curry shows up at PGA presser

If you're a three-time NBA champion and two-time league MVP, you can skirt the ban on fans at the PGA Championship.

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry was deputized as a "guest reporter" for the final round of the tournament, making him one of the few outsiders allowed on the course at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco on Sunday. Read More...

Sullivan ends nearly 5-year title wait

WARE, England (AP) An emotional Andy Sullivan ended a near five-year wait for his fourth European Tour title as he recorded a seven-shot victory at the English Championship in Ware on Sunday.

Heading into the final round at Hanbury Manor with a five-shot advantage, Sullivan saw his lead cut to just two by Spain's Adrian Otaegui (66). Read More...

Kang rallies to win Marathon Classic

SYLVANIA, Ohio (AP) Danielle Kang had a careless three-putt bogey when she could least afford it, leaving her five shots behind Lydia Ko with six holes to play Sunday in the Marathon Classic.

She said to her caddie, "Man, that's too costly." He told her she had six holes left. Read More...

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