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Japan's Hideki Matsuyama celebrates with his green jacket after winning The Masters on April 11, 2021
Hideki Matsuyama makes history with Masters win
A one-shot win over Will Zalatoris made Hideki Matsuyama the first Japanese winner of a men's major.
Apr 12, 08:23
Hideki Matsuyama pictured at the Masters on April 11, 2021
Result: Hideki Matsuyama on course to win Masters
Hideki Matsuyama steadied the ship after a shaky start to his closing round.
Apr 11, 23:27
Hideki Matsuyama pictured at the Masters on April 11, 2021
Hideki Matsuyama enjoying "less stressful" Masters
The 29-year-old holds a four-shot lead heading into the final round at Augusta.
Apr 11, 18:36
South Africa's Louis Oosthuizen during the first round
Oosthuizen claims victory at his home Open in Johannesburg
The 2010 Open champion finished six shots clear of Frenchman Romain Langasque.
Dec 9, 14:16
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Gary Woodland maintains lead at US PGA Championship
Gary Woodland maintains a one-shot lead at the US PGA Championship, although the second round is still to be completed due to thunderstorms.
Aug 11, 10:14
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Result: Billy Horschel, Scott Piercy claim Zurich Classic of New Orleans title
Billy Horschel and Scott Piercy claim a one-shot victory at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans event after putting together a final-round 67.
Apr 30, 10:27
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Rory McIlroy paired with Dustin Johnson at The Open
Rory McIlroy will play alongside world number one Dustin Johnson and Charl Schwartzel during the first two rounds of The Open at Birkdale.
Jul 17, 13:40
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Sergio Garcia, Justin Rose move into top 10 of world rankings
Sergio Garcia and Justin Rose move back into the top 10 of the World Golf Rankings after their battle at The Masters.
Apr 10, 10:08
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Result: Sergio Garcia edges out Justin Rose to win Masters
Spain's Sergio Garcia wins The Masters in a playoff against Justin Rose after a classic exchange between the pair during the final round at Augusta.
Apr 10, 09:26
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Sergio Garcia, Rickie Fowler, Thomas Pieters, Charley Hoffman lead Masters
Sergio Garcia and Rickie Fowler form part of a four-man group who lead The Masters by two shots at the halfway stage.
Apr 8, 09:14
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Paul Casey, Ross Fisher progress in WGC Dell Technologies Match Play event
English duo Paul Casey and Ross Fisher are through to the last 16 of the WGC Dell Technologies Match Play event in Texas.
Mar 25, 09:52
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Rory McIlroy knocked out of WGC-Dell Match Play
World number two Rory McIlroy is out of the WGC-Dell Match Play after seeing his hopes of progression dented by the withdrawal of his second-match opponent in Texas.
Mar 24, 09:31
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Defending champion Jason Day withdraws from WGC-Dell Match Play
Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth both lose their opening games at the WGC-Dell Match Play, on a day that saw defending champion Jason Day withdraw from the competition.
Mar 23, 09:32
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Result: Brandon Stone eases to victory in Alfred Dunhill Championship
Brandon Stone powers to a seven-shot victory at the Alfred Dunhill Championship in South Africa.
Dec 4, 16:52
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Brandon Stone powers three shots ahead at Alfred Dunhill Championship
Brandon Stone moves further ahead at the top of the Alfred Dunhill Championship standings thanks to a round of 66, ending the day three shots ahead of the chasing pack.
Dec 3, 19:12
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Brandon Stone edges ahead at Alfred Dunhill Championship
South Africa's Brandon Stone establishes a one-shot lead at the halfway stage of the Alfred Dunhill Championship.
Dec 2, 16:44
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Rory McIlroy fights back on day two in Dubai
Rory McIlroy keeps alive his slim hopes of retaining his DP World Tour Championship title with a four-under round of 68 on day two in Dubai.
Nov 18, 15:44
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Shane Lowry withdraws from Rio Olympics due to medical advice
Shane Lowry joins the likes of Rory McIlroy and Jason Day in pulling out of the Rio Olympics due to concerns over the Zika virus.
Jun 28, 22:20
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Branden Grace pulls out of Olympics due to Zika virus scare
Branden Grace opts out of representing South Africa at the Olympic Games "due to the risk posed by the Zika virus".
Jun 24, 15:58
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Marc Leishman not playing at Rio Olympics because of Zika virus concerns
Australia's Marc Leishman becomes the latest player to announce his intention not to compete in the Rio Olympics, citing concerns over the Zika virus.
May 5, 10:31
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Rory McIlroy eyes Olympic gold in Rio
Rory McIlroy sets his sights on winning an Olympic gold medal in Rio de Janeiro this summer.
May 4, 23:00
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Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy in final Masters group on Saturday
Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy are separated by just a shot at the top of the leaderboard and will be the final pairing in round three of The Masters at Augusta.
Apr 9, 09:42
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Result: Charl Schwartzel holds nerve to claim Valspar Championship success
Charl Schwartzel overcomes a two-shot deficit on Bill Haas with three holes to play, before edging out his opponent in a playoff to win the Valspar Championship.
Mar 13, 22:53
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Charl Schwartzel shoots up Tshwane Open leaderboard as others struggle on day two
Former Masters champion Charl Schwartzel climbs 36 places to solo second on a weather-affected day two at the Tshwane Open in Pretoria.
Feb 12, 16:38
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Justin Harding leads by one after Tshwane Open first round
Justin Harding chips in at the last to record a seven-under-par 63 and take the lead after the first round of the Tshwane Open at Pretoria Country Club.
Feb 11, 18:09
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Result: Charl Schwartzel makes history with fourth Alfred Dunhill Championship title win
Charl Schwartzel secures a fourth Alfred Dunhill Championship title in 11 years, also becoming the third South African to win 10 European Tour titles.
Nov 29, 16:17
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Charl Schwartzel's lead cut to three shots in Alfred Dunhill Championship
Charl Schwartzel maintains his lead at the Alfred Dunhill Championship despite it being cut by two strokes.
Nov 28, 14:46
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Charl Schwartzel takes five-shot lead in Alfred Dunhill Championship
Charl Schwartzel moves to the top of the Alfred Dunhill Championship leaderboard with a five-shot advantage over the field following a second-round 67.
Nov 27, 16:55
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Christian Basson three clear at Alfred Dunhill Championship
Home favourite Christian Basson posts an eight-under-par 64 to lead the Alfred Dunhill Championship after a weather-interrupted first day in Malelane.
Nov 26, 16:02
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Andy Sullivan leads, Rory McIlroy lurking at DP World Tour Championship
Andy Sullivan maintains his lead after the third round of the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai, but Rory McIlroy sits just one shot behind the Englishman.
Nov 21, 13:02
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Back-to-back 66s give Andy Sullivan halfway lead at DP World Tour Championship
England's Andy Sullivan cards a bogey-free 66 to move one shot clear at the halfway mark of the European Tour's season-ending DP World Tour Championship.
Nov 20, 13:59
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USA maintain advantage in Presidents Cup
USA maintain a one-point advantage in the Presidents Cup after a back-and-forth third day in South Korea.
Oct 10, 10:32
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International Team close gap against USA to a point in Presidents Cup four-ball
The International Team restrict USA's 4-1 lead to just one point following an impressive display in Friday's four-ball in the Presidents Cup in South Korea.
Oct 9, 09:15
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Four-way tie for Porsche European Open lead
English pair Graeme Storm and Ross Fisher have a share of the lead alongside Charl Schwartzel after day two of the Porsche European Open in Germany.
Sep 25, 18:20
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Result: Davis Love III rolls back years to clinch Wyndham Championship title
Davis Love III wins his first PGA Tour title in seven years by shooting a six-under-par 64 to clinch the Wyndham Championship.
Aug 24, 00:50
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Roundup: Lee Westwood crashes out of WGC-Cadillac Match Play
Lee Westwood is knocked out of the WGC-Cadillac Match Play by fellow Englishman Danny Willett as the quarter-final lineup in San Francisco is completed.
May 3, 01:10
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Rory McIlroy advances at World Golf Championship in San Francisco
Rory McIlroy books his place in the knockout stages of the World Golf Championship with a victory over Billy Horschel in his final group match in San Francisco.
May 2, 04:44
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On this day: Rory McIlroy throws away Masters lead
Sports Mole looks back at Rory McIlroy's fourth-round collapse at the 2011 Masters, resulting in Charl Schwartzel's win at Augusta.
Apr 10, 08:00
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The Masters 2015: Who can beat Rory McIlroy?
Sports Mole picks out five of the leading contenders that could stop Rory McIlroy winning this year's Masters in Augusta.
Apr 8, 11:36
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Jason Day: 'Winning Masters is a life goal'
Jason Day reveals that he has been "gearing" his golf game to winning The Masters since he was 12 years old.
Apr 7, 08:06

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Olympic medal table header
CountryGold medalSilver MedalBronze MedalT
ChinaChina1781136
JapanJapan174627
United StatesUnited States14161141
Olympics flagOlympic Athletes from Russia10141034
AustraliaAustralia921122
Great BritainGreat Britain69924
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Friday's key events


ATHLETICS
· The athletics schedule begins, with 100m sprinter Dina Asher-Smith among the names in action on the opening day. The men's 10,000m final concludes the action, with Team GB's Sam Atkin and Marc Scott taking part in the absence of 2012 and 2016 champion Sir Mo Farah (1am-2.30pm)

ROWING
· Victoria Thornley is Team GB's representative in the women's single sculls final (1.33am)
· Great Britain will be going for gold in the men's eight final (2.25am)

SWIMMING
· Team GB duo Molly Renshaw and Abbie Wood take part in the women's 200m breaststroke final, but new Olympic record-holder Tatjana Schoenmaker of South Africa is the hot favourite (2.41am)
· Luke Greenbank has very realistic ambitions of picking up a medal in the men's 200m backstroke final (2.50am)
· There is also British representation in the women's 100m freestyle final, although any medal for Anna Hopkin would be a surprise (2.59am)
· With one gold and one silver already under his belt at these Games, Duncan Scott goes again in the men's 200m individual medley final (3.16am)

TRAMPOLINE
· Bryony Page will be looking to repeat her 2016 heroics in the women's event (5am-7.30pm)

CANOE SLALOM
· Bradley Forbes-Cryans will be looking to emulate Rio gold medallist Joe Clarke in the men's kayak event (6am-9am)

FOOTBALL
· The women's tournament enters the quarter-finals, with Great Britain facing Australia at the Ibaraki Kashima Stadium (10am)

> Today's schedule in full
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