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Southport and Ainsdale talent searching for golf success in America

A Liverpool resident is searching for golf success in the United States after enduring his first year of a scholarship, and is now hoping for pro success. Jenson Finn, 19, moved to Alabama in the summer of 2021 for his placement at Spring Hill College.
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Fleetwood to compete in new Zurich Classic of New Orleans Tournament

Southport’s Tommy Fleetwood competes in the new double’s tournament Zurich Classic of New Orleans on Thursday. Fleetwood is partnered with former Masters champion Sergio Garcia and will take on other high-profile golfers such as current World Number One Scottie Scheffler.
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“I knew I wouldn’t play rugby again” – Sefton player Robert McGurk’s traumatic injury...

Saturday 21st December 2019 – Robert McGurk would step on a rugby field for the last time. Then aged 20, McGurk would suffer an horrific anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury that would end his career at such a young age after a robust tackle.
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Battle for the green jacket: Masters 2022 preview

Pulling on the green jacket at the Augusta National Golf Club is one of the most iconic moments in sport. Last year Hideki Matsuyama held off Will Zalatoris to win the coveted green jacket by a singular shot.
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Tommy Fleetwood in action as Burns claims play-off victory

Tommy Fleetwood returned to action at the Valspar Championship in America over the weekend and finished tied 16th. The Southport-born golfer hit a final round of 71, the highest of all his four rounds, to finish at 10-under-par overall.
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Encouragement for Tommy Fleetwood ahead of Players Championship

Tommy Fleetwood will hope to carry on the form from his top-20 finish in the Arnold Palmer Invitational when he starts his Players Championship bid. In search of his first PGA Tour win, Fleetwood has an impressive record at TPC Sawgrass.
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Saudi Golf League will have “No Effect” on next generation of Merseyside golfers

Merseyside PGA golf coach Angus Law said the Saudi Golf League will have "no effect" on Merseyside's next generation of golfers. For over 150 years, Merseyside has played host to a rich golfing history.

Tommy Fleetwood could feature in new golf Super League

American golf star Phil Mickelson says most of the World's top 100 players - including Southport's Tommy Fleetwood - have been approached to participate in a Saudi-backed Super League.  Fleetwood is currently 46 in the world and could well be one of the players who has been approached.

2021 in review: Merseyside’s golfing stars

Year in review: Merseyside’s golfing stars. We take a look at how three of Merseyside’s brightest golfing stars faired and what hey achieved in 2021.
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Southport-born Tommy Fleetwood finishes 15th in DP World Tour Rankings

Tommy Fleetwood rounded off an underwhelming season with a tied 27th place finish, at the DP World Tour Championship,  10 shots adrift of eventual winner Colin Morikawa. Despite his lack of form this result, at the climax of the European Tour season, sees Fleetwood finish a respectable 15th in the DP World Tour Rankings.