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Golf-Thai Danthai makes booming start to professional golf

Nov 27 - Thai teenager Danthai Boonma made a blistering start to the professional golf ranks by firing a bogey free six-under-par 66 in the opening round of the Asian Tour's King's Cup on Thursday.

Golf-Spieth upstages McIlroy, Scott at Australian Open

SYDNEY, Nov 27 - Rising American talent Jordan Spieth upstaged Rory McIlroy and Adam Scott with a four-under-par 67 to take a one-stroke lead after the first round of the Australian Open on Thursday.

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Golf-Sporting tragedy puts Scott's poor day into perspective

SYDNEY, Nov 27 - Adam Scott had a day to forget at the Australian Open on Thursday but his disappointment was put into perspective when the news of the death of Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes reached him in the scorer's hut.

Cricket, 6:58am GMT

Golf-Steady as she goes for jet-lagged McIlroy in Sydney

SYDNEY, Nov 27 - Rory McIlroy admitted to feeling fatigued from jet-lag and an early alarm call on Thursday but the first round of his Australian Open title defence was by no means a damage limitation exercise.

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Golf-Scott out to bury Sydney hurt against inspirational McIlroy

SYDNEY, Nov 26 - Adam Scott still feels the hurt of losing the Australian Open title to Rory McIlroy on the final green last year but believes the world number one has also inspired him to become a better golfer.

26 Nov 2014

Golf-McIlroy has Georgia on his mind Down Under

SYDNEY, Nov 26 - World number one Rory McIlroy is back to defend his Australian Open title in the city where he kickstarted his career last year but admitted on Wednesday that the next U.S. Masters is never far from his mind.

26 Nov 2014

Golf-American Koepka wins European Rookie of Year award

LONDON, Nov 25 - Brooks Koepka matched the feat achieved by fellow American Peter Uihlein 12 months ago when he was named European Tour Rookie of the Year on Tuesday.

25 Nov 2014

Golf-Rookie sensation Ko faces 'tough' task to match 2014

Nov 24 - New Zealand teenager Lydia Ko knows full well that she will face a formidable challenge next year in trying to replicate, at the very least, her astonishingly successful rookie campaign on the LPGA Tour.

24 Nov 2014

Golf-Els dreams of carrying South African flag at 2016 Olympics

Nov 24 - Ernie Els is dreaming of holding aloft the South African flag at the opening ceremony when golf returns to the Olympics in Brazil in 2016, he said at the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.

Olympics 2012 24 Nov 2014

Golf-World Rankings

Nov 24 (Infostrada Sports) - The World Rankings 1. (1) Rory McIlroy (Britain) 11.97 2. (4) Henrik Stenson (Sweden) 8.26 3. (2) Adam Scott (Australia) 8.18 4. (3) Bubba Watson (U.S.) 7.62 5. (6) Sergio Garcia (Spain) 7.03 6. (5) Jim Furyk (U.S.) 7.02 7. (7) Justin Rose (Britain) 6.99 8. (8) Jason Day (Australia) 6.14 9. (9) Rickie Fowler (U.S.) 5.70 10. (10) Matt Kucha

24 Nov 2014

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