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Aug. 6, 2018

Aug. 6, 2018

> THE FORECADDIE

Ron Harper reunites with Tiger Woods and reflects at Firestone

> BY THE NUMBERS

Justin Thomas backing up Player of Year season with fine form statistically (Dusek)

>2018 PGA CHAMPIONSHIP PREVIEW

Top 10 moments in 100 years of PGA Championships (Shackelford)

10 players to watch at Bellerive (Shackelford)

Defending champion Justin Thomas strives to get a little better entering PGA (Kilbridge)

Tiger Woods departs Akron with plenty to work on ahead of 2018 PGA Championship (Kilbridge)

Jordan Spieth can put aside season struggles with win, career Grand Slam (Romine)

> AROUND THE TOURS

Emotional Justin Thomas savors swan song win at WGC-Bridgestone Invitational (Kilbridge)

PGA TourAndrew Putnam edges Chad Champbell to win Barracuda title (Romine)

‘Geor-gia!’ on their mind as Hall captures Women’s British Open (Nichols)

PGA Tour Champions: Kenny Perry captures finale at TPC Twin Cities (Romine)

European Tour: India’s Gaganjeet Bhullar takes 1st Tour title in Fiji (Romine)

Web.com: Sepp Straka closes with 69 for KC victory (Romine)

> POWER RANKINGS

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> LPGA PERSPECTIVE

Developmental program necessary to allow U.S. women golfers to compete at highest level (Nichols)

> EURO PERSPECTIVE

After Georgia Hall’s Women’s British Open victory, need for a stronger LET evident (Tait)

> JUNIORS

Yealimi Noh finds form en route to dominant junior season, eyes pro career (Casey)

> GOLF LIFE

PGA Championship study gets caught in numbers game  (Kaufmann)

> MEDIA

This ‘Duel’ was just what women’s golf needed (Kaufmann)

> SCOREBOARD

Full results and rankings from tours around the world

> THE 19TH HOLE

15 years later Shaun Micheel finally feels worthy as PGA Champion (Lynch)

> THIS WEEK’S SCHEDULE

Meet me in St. Louis. (Lusk)

> IMAGE CREDITS

(Cover: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images; The Forecaddie: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images; By The Numbers: Aaron Doster/USA TODAY Sports; 2018 PGA Championship Preview: Matt Campbell/Getty Images; Aaron Doster/USA TODAY Sports; Dylan Buell/Getty Images; Around The Tours: Brian Spurlock/USA TODAY Sports (Thomas); Brian Spurlock/USA TODAY Sports (Woods); Lindsey Parnaby/Getty Image (Hall); Power Rankings: Aaron Doster/USA TODAY Sports (Johnson); Brian Spurlock/USA TODAY Sports (Jutanugarn); Brian Spurlock/USA TODAY Sports (McIlroy); LPGA Perspective: John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports; Euro Perspective: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images; Media: David Cannon/Getty Images; The 19th Hole: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images; Above: Getty Images)

> LAST TIME

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