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FILE - In this May 6, 2018, file photo, Jason Day poses with, from left to right, his daughter Lucy, son Dash and wife Ellie after winning the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C. Day says he wants to get back to No. 1 and still devote time to his family. (AP Photo/Jason E. Miczek, File) **FILE**

Jason Day eyes return to No. 1, even if it costs him sleep

- Associated Press

Jason Day wants to get back to No. 1 in the world, and he’s willing to lose sleep over it. Day knows the cost of being the best golfer on the planet because he already reached that summit.

Tiger Woods of the US places the cover of a water sprinkler as he jokes with Patrick Reed, center, and Jordan Spieth, right, during a practice round of the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, outside Paris, France, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The 42nd Ryder Cup will be held in France from Sept. 28-30, 2018 at Le Golf National. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

Americans confident of win on European soil at Ryder Cup

- Associated Press

Jim Furyk has spent four days watching his team play loose and confident, two key ingredients he hopes will allow the Americans to end 25 years without winning the Ryder Cup away from home.

Jordan Spieth of the US, Patrick Reed, Tiger Woods and Justin Thomas, from left, walk to the 18th green during a practice round for the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, outside Paris, France, Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018. The 42nd Ryder Cup will be held in France from Sept. 28-30, 2018 at Le Golf National. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

American stars seek European success in the Ryder Cup

- Associated Press

The American team at the Ryder Cup is one of the strongest ever. It features nine players who have combined to win 31 major championships, nearly half of those by Tiger Woods, who signaled his return last week by winning the Tour Championship.

Tiger Woods hits from the third tee during the final round of the Tour Championship golf tournament Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis) **FILE**

SNYDER: Tiger Woods still worthy of emulation, admiration

Neither marketing executives, pro golfers nor golf fans, imagined Woods would go through everything he’s endured to wind up again in the winner’s circle at age 42 after a five-year drought. None of us is Tiger Woods. And I’m not sure, notwithstanding his fortune, we’d want to be.

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In this July 22, 2018 photo, a young girl stands atop a trash bin to catch a glimpse of Tiger Woods as he tees off in the final round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland. Woods was must-see golf during his comeback this year. (AP Photo/Doug Ferguson)

Column: Tales from the PGA Tour

- Associated Press

Thousands of fans surrounded the first tee at Carnoustie on the final day of the British Open. No mistaking what they came to see, even if most of them could hardly see Tiger Woods at all.

Loves conquer all in Father-Son Challenge

Associated Press

Davis Love III and Dru Love closed with a 16-under 56 in a scramble format to set two tournament records and win the PNC Father-Son Challenge by three shots Sunday.

Loves set scoring records to win Father-Son Challenge

Associated Press

Davis Love III and his son Dru played so well Sunday that they set two scoring records, rallied from a three-shot deficit to win the PNC Father-Son Challenge and then wondered if they would get to play again.

John and Little John Daly lead

Associated Press

John and Little John Daly birdied the final six-holes for a 13-under 59 and a one-stroke lead Saturday in the PNC Father-Son Challenge.

Schauffele happy to have 2 rookie seasons behind him

- Associated Press

Xander Schauffele was No. 352 in the world and No. 135 in the FedEx Cup when he tied for fifth in the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills, the start of a strong second half that led to two victories and PGA Tour rookie of the year honors.

FILE - In this Aug. 12, 2018, file photo, Brooks Koepka celebrates after making his birdie putt on the 16th green during the final round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Bellerive Country Club, in St. Louis. His 4-iron into the green was among the defining shots of the year. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

Column: Reviewing 2018 based on all 14 clubs in the bag

- Associated Press

Brooks Koepka used a 9-iron on consecutive full swings in the final round at Shinnecock Hills. One led to birdie, the other led to par. Both were crucial in making him the first back-to-back U.S. Open champion in 29 years.

Molinari voted as European Tour's player of 2018

Associated Press

Francesco Molinari has been voted as the European Tour golfer of the year for 2018, capping a year in which he won his first major title and produced a historic performance at the Ryder Cup.