Retief Goosen
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Recent Results

tournament date total score
BMW International Open 28/06/2015 274
US Open 21/06/2015 148
FedEx St. Jude Classic 14/06/2015 142
the Memorial Tournament 07/06/2015 284
AT&T Byron Nelson Championship 31/05/2015 77
Crowne Plaza Invitational 24/05/2015 145
Wells Fargo Championship 17/05/2015 284
The Players Championship 10/05/2015 151
Zurich Classic of New Orleans 26/04/2015 274
Valero Texas Open 29/03/2015 298

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Rain swept through Glendower Golf Course for a second straight day, but South Africa’s Keith Horne managed to complete his second round and move into a first-place tie at the BMW SA Open at 8-under.

Only half the players in the top 10 of the leaderboard finished their second round, which means another busy morning on Saturday. Horne made the…

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Is the 15th time the charm for Jaco Van Zyl?

The South African who has played the BMW SA Open 15 times without a victory, despite winning 13 other times on the Sunshine Tour, took a 1-shot lead at the tournament in Ekurhuleni on Thursday as the European Tour kicked off its 2016 calendar year.

Van Zyl shot a 7-under 65…

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Retief Goosen rediscovered the Fountain of Youth on Thursday, firing an 8-under 63 to tie for the Day One lead at the Quicken Loans National in Gainesville, Virginia.

Goosen was the model of perfection, with four birdies on the front nine and four more on the back to tie Japan’s Ryo Ishikawa for the lead.

Ishikawa, exactly half Goosen’s age at…

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A bit lost in the media explosion over the quest of Jordan Spieth for three straight Majors is how close Dustin Johnson came to winning the US Open himself last month.

Johnson reminded the crowds just how good of a 2015 he’s having in Spieth’s shadow, shooting a 7-under 65 to take the first round lead at The Open Championship…

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Last year’s winner Ben Crane is one of seven former champions in the field starting Thursday at the FedEx St. Jude’s Classic, the last PGA event before the US Open.

Big names including Billy Horschel, Dustin Johnson, and Phil Mickelson are on hand for the event, held at Memphis’s TPC Southwind.

Johnson, who has climbed to No. 7 in the world,…

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Among the 787 golfers vying for 58 spots in the US Open through sectional qualifiers on Monday, two stood out for the rest.

Lee Janzen, age 50, and Retief Goosen, age 46, each have two US Open titls under their belt. Janzen won the sectional in New York while Goosen took the crown by a stroke in Memphis.

It will be…

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As first one player and then another took the lead at the Northern Trust Open on Sunday, the story line kept changing. First it was an epic win for Retief Goosen, then a shocking fountain of youth moment for Vijay Singh, then a return to greatness for Dustin Johnson.

At the end, the story line was mainly, “Who?”

James Hahn, ranked…

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Forty-six year-old Retief Goosen made it two days in a row leading the field at the Northern Trust Open, shooting a 1-under 70 to sit 6-back through 36 holes.

The 70 didn’t come easy. Goosen sank a 30-foot putt on his final hole to get under par. He holds a 1-stroke lead over the trio of Ryan Moore, Graham DeLaet,…

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Here’s a list of golfers celebrating birthdays over the last week.

January 30

Hall of Famer Curtis Strange turns 60. Strange won the US Open in both 1988 and 1989.  Overall, he won 17 titles on the PGA Tour, as well as the 1988 PGA Player of the Year trophy.

January 31

Seven-time Champions Tour winner Michael Allen turns 56. His best Major…

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The last chance for any golfers still seeking to sneak into the Race to Dubai top 60 starts Thursday Down Under at the Perth International, being played at Lake Karrinyup Country Club.

The field is surprisingly deep for the end of the season – three former Major winners are included: Charl Schwartzel, Geoff Oglivy, and American Jason Dufner, who is…

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