Playoff loss will make Fowler hungrier (0:56)
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Willett eyes Ryder Cup, Olympics after Dubai win

Danny Willett set his sights on a place in the Olympics and Ryder Cup after holding his nerve to win the Dubai Desert Classic and take a massive step towards a place in the world's top 10.

Fortunate bounce keeps Fowler in the hunt (2:18)
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McIlroy: 'Tall order' to catch Willett in Dubai

Danny Willett will take a slender lead into the final round of the Dubai Desert Classic as defending champion Rory McIlroy conceded he was a "long shot" to retain his title.

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4dJosh Weinfuss

Watson takes mulligan, apologizes for tough talk

Bubba Watson's distaste for TPC Scottsdale remains, but he admitted Friday he misspoke when he said he was only playing the Phoenix Open because three of his sponsors "love it here."

Overton had no idea what he shot until round was over (1:52)
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Ernie Els cruises into contention in Dubai

A month after fearing for his future in the game, Ernie Els has chance of a fourth victory in the Dubai Desert Classic as defending champion Rory McIlroy kept his own title hopes alive.

Fowler's game does U-turn at Phoenix Open (1:33)
If your vault gets too big, build a bigger vault (2:39)
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McIlroy in the hunt at Dubai Desert Classic

Defending champion Rory McIlroy had no complaints about an opening 68 at the Dubai Desert Classic after making amends for his mistakes with some characteristic flashes of brilliance.

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Scottish caddie Renwick dies of cancer at 62

Dave Renwick, the Scottish caddie who worked for three major champions and was on the bag for Vijay Singh's greatest season, has died of stomach cancer. He was 62.

Larry Fitzgerald booed at boisterous 16th hole in Phoenix (2:09)
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6dGordon Simpson

Westwood to put divorce distractions behind him

Lee Westwood had a poor 2015 and has started badly at the Dubai Desert Classic but is determined to put aside divorce distractions and enjoy his golf.

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