Finau shoots 63 for Callaway Invitational lead
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) -- PGA Tour rookie Tony Finau shot a 9-under 63 at Del Monte and had a two-stroke lead over Billy Andrade and Lee Janzen of the Champions Tour after Thursday's opening round of the Callaway Pebble Beach Invitational....

Lewis in range of big prize at Tour Championship
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) -- Stacy Lewis was three shots out of the lead Thursday and one step closer to the largest payoff in women's golf at the CME Group Tour Championship....

McIlroy returns to take 1st round lead in Dubai

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Top-ranked Rory McIlroy returned from a six-week absence to shoot a 6-under 66 for a share of the lead on the first day of the season-ending DP World Tour Championship on Thursday....

Scott opens with 1-over 73 at Australian Masters
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- Defending champion Adam Scott struggled in the blustery conditions at Metropolitan Golf Club on Thursday for a 1-over 73, six strokes behind a group of four of his countrymen who led the Australian Masters by a stroke after the first round....

Scott begins defense of Australian Masters title
Adam Scott will attempt to win his third Australian Masters title in a row on yet another renowned Melbourne sand-belt course, and with a tryout caddie on his bag....

LPGA gets title sponsor for 1st major
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) -- The LPGA Tour added one new tournament and one big sponsor....