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Thai grabs lead in Shenzhen despite late woes

Kiradech Aphibarnrat of Thailand plays a shot on the 17th hole during the third round of the Shenzhen International at Genzon Golf Club.

Kiradech Aphibarnrat dropped three shots in his last two holes but will still take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Shenzhen International.

Uihlein leads in windy Shenzhen as Watson wilts

Peter Uihlein's four-under 68 in strong winds gave him a one-shot lead after the second round of the Shenzhen International in China.

American Peter Uihlein took a one-stroke lead at the halfway stage of the European Tour's Shenzhen International.

Spieth suffers post-Masters blues with 'off day'

Jordan Spieth hits his tee shot on the fifth hole in the RBC Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links course in South Carolina.

Newly crowned Masters champ struggles for focus, hitting a three-over-par 74 on an "off day".

Huang leads in Shenzhen as Watson struggles

China's Huang Wen-yi shot a six-under 66 to be the surprise leader at the Shenzhen International.

Bubba Watson made a late charge up leaderboard to get within four shots of surprise leader, China's Huang Wen-yi, in Shenzhen.

McIlroy leaves actor in shade on football pitch video

Rory McIlroy and Jamie Dornan playing football

World No 1 golfer Rory McIlroy left actor Jamie Dornan in the shade when the two friends locked horns on the football field to promote a new style of the game.

Munn and Cassidy prepare for amateur champs

Manawatu amateur golfer Josh Munn would be only the second player to win back to back New Zealand Amateur Championships in 40 years if he wins this week's tournament at Titirangi Golf Club.

Josh Munn and Chantelle Cassidy will be eyeing a rare piece of history this week as they attempt to defend their NZ amateur titles in Titirangi.

Why Caroline Wozniacki had to tell off Twitter

Women's tennis star Caroline Wozniacki has hit back at fan criticism her congratulations for golf Masters winner Jordan Spieth was a dig at ex Rory McIlroy.

Caroline Wozniacki says note praising Masters winner wasn't a jibe at her ex, Rory McIlroy.

How little sister's struggles keep champ grounded

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Reason: Spieth shows Ko the way to major glory

American Jordan Spieth ran away with the Masters crown at the weekend.

OPINION: Young Texan proves power isn't everything in a golf major, writes Mark Reason.

Why are so many pro golfers losing their hair?

Jordan Spieth may be the second youngest winner of the US Masters in history, but he doesn't look it.

Jordan Spieth may be the second youngest winner of the US Masters in history, but he doesn't look it.

How Masters purse has exploded

Jordan Spieth of the U.S. smiles as he wears his Champion's green jacket on the putting green after winning the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Course in Augusta, Georgia April 12, 2015.  REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Jordan Spieth's $2.4 million share of the tournament purse is triple what Tiger Woods earned in 1997.

Spieth success glimpse into golf's future

2015 Masters champion Jordan Spieth tries on his new green jacket.

Masters victory by 21-year-old reveals golf may now be a young person's game.

Spieth ready to take golf throne after Masters win video

American golfer Jordan Spieth dons the green jacket after winning the 2015 Masters at Augusta.

American sensation immediately hailed as the new face of golf after completing a wire-to-wire win at Augusta.

Spieth wins like Woods at US Masters video

AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 12:  Bubba Watson presents Jordan Spieth of the United States with the green jacket after Spieth won the 2015 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 12, 2015 in Augusta, Georgia.  (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Young American evokes memories of Tiger 18 years ago with major victory at Augusta National.

Woods pops wrist bone on the ninth video

Tiger Woods throws his club and shakes his wrist after a bone popped out when he played a shot from the rough on the ninth at the Masters.

Golf great reveals he put a bone back in himself after it popped out during the final round at the Masters.

No sob stories for ex-Masters champ Watson

Bubba Watson, left, presents compatriot Jordan Spieth with the green jacket after his Masters triumph at Augusta.

Former champion Bubba Watson was relaxed after watching his title hopes slip away at Augusta.

Woods and McIlroy fail to live up to hype

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy share a moment on the 10th tee during the final round of the Masters at Augusta.

McIlroy and Woods were the stars at Augusta but they struggled to inspire one another to a late rally.

Rory McIlroy: I'm still the best golfer in the world

World No 1 Rory McIlroy waves to the gallery after making a putt on the sixth hole at the US Masters.

Northern Irishman remains upbeat despite being upstaged by American sensation Jordon Spieth at the US Masters.

Aussie great Norman feels sorry for fallen Woods

Tiger Woods has amazed the golfing world with a remarkable return to form at the Masters in Augusta.

Former world No 1 Greg Norman suggests the 14-times major champion went 'off the rails' after the death of his father Earl in 2006.

McIlroy backs Spieth to hold on at Masters

Jordan Spieth has continued a dream run at the Masters with one round to go.

On Sunday golf's emerging superstar Jordan Spieth will be hoping that he can avoid the fate of Rory McIlroy in 2011 when he imploded in the final round, scoring a 43 on the back nine, pretty much gifting the champions green jacket to South African Charl Schwartzel with his own hands.

Rose plans to channel Faldo in final round

Justin Rose is counting on the Faldo factor in tomorrow's final Masters round.

Justin Rose, four shots behind Masters leader Spieth, will use fellow Englishman Nick Faldo's Norman-beating heroics as a template.

Missed chances, mistakes melt the Aussies at Masters

'I could not buy a putt today,' said Jason Day after a forgettable round at Augusta.

Australians Jason Day and Adam Scott couldn't get it together at the Masters.

Spieth refuses to crack under Masters pressure

Jordan Spieth has continued a dream run at the Masters with one round to go.

Jordan Spieth is now four shots clear after three rounds - setting a 54 hole record of 16-under in the process.

McIlroy's career Grand Slam hopes gone after bogeys

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland lines up a putt  during the third round of the Masters at Augusta.

Rory McIlroy fails to deliver the game that he needed to complete career Grand Slam.

Bubba fails to defend Masters title

Bubba Watson's title defence hasn't matched last year's stunning Masters performance.

Bubba Watson didn't put up much of a fight defending his Masters title with a 73 third round.

Woods leads Masters chase for Spieth

Tiger Woods has amazed the golfing world with a remarkable return to form at the Masters.

Tiger Woods springs back into form as Masters field chases runaway leader Jordan Spieth.

Scott and Day hope for tough conditions video

Jason Day of Australia tees off on the 18th hole during the first round of the 2015 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 9, 2015 in Augusta, Georgia.  (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

Australian's Adam Scott and Jason Day are hoping Augusta National officials crank up the difficulty.

Spieth leads Masters with record score video

Jordan Spieth reacts to a missed birdie putt on the 18th green during the second round of the 2015 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club.

Young American golfer Jordan Spieth has turned in a record performance in the second round at the Masters.

Woods rediscovers what he'd lost

Tiger Woods hits on the second fairway during second round play of the Masters. Whatever he lost in those wilderness months, he has seemingly rediscovered.

Lazarus can take a seat in the clubhouse for the weekend because here comes Tiger Woods.

Augusta in awe, Spieth reigns supreme

Jordan Spieth's remarkable dominance of the world's best players heralds a generational shift of power.

Jordan Spieth's remarkable dominance of the world's best players heralds a generational shift of power.

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