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Fred Funk shot an opening 6-under-par 64 Thursday and leads the Champions Tour's Senior British Open golf tournament at Sunningdale, England by two strokes. The 53-year-old former University of Maryland golf coach, a four-time winner on the Champions Tour, made a surprising start after missing the cut at last week's PGA Tour's U.S.
Fred Funk had a 7-under 65 Saturday to take a three-stroke lead after two rounds of the senior Dick's Sporting Goods Open. Funk completed 36 holes at 15-under 129, breaking the previous 36-hole scoring record of 130 set last year by Eduardo Romero en route to victory. The first round was completed earlier Saturday after two weather delays Friday caused play to be suspended for the night due to darkness. Romero and Ronnie Black each missed the course record by a single stroke Saturday as they...
Nick Price posted a four-under 67 Saturday to take a one-stroke lead after two rounds of the seniors Principal Charity Classic in West Des Moines, Iowa. Price finished 36 holes at 7-under-par 135.
Eduardo Romero shot a 3-under-par 68 and won the Toshiba Classic in California Sunday by one shot over Joey Sindelar and Mark O'Meara. Romero finished at 11-under 202, good for his fifth victory on the Champions Tour.
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former champion Tom Kite cannot understand it and local favorite Fred Funk is upset about its demise.
By Mark Lamport-Stokes PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida (Reuters) - Fun-loving American Fred Funk has ridden the crest of a wave since his surprise victory at last year's Players Championship.
MIAMI (Reuters) - The strongest field of the year will contest this week's Players Championship at Ponte Vedra Beach in Florida, where heavyweights such as Tiger Woods and Vijay Singh are not necessarily favorites for the title.
MIAMI (Reuters) - More than 110 million homes in China will have access to live television coverage of the last two rounds of next week's Players Championship at Ponte Vedra Beach in Florida, the PGA Tour said on Wednesday.
MIAMI (Reuters) - Although Fred Funk will get his first taste of golf with the seniors later this year, the 49-year-old American is determined to play in September's Ryder Cup. Funk, who qualifies for the over-fifties Champions Tour on June 14, played on the losing U.S.