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Van Valkenburg: Can Spieth, Rory be rivals?

How much fun would it be to see Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy become career rivals? Unfortunately in golf, true rivalries are a rarity.

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Kizzire wins Web.com Tour Utah Championship

Patton Kizzire won the Utah Championship on Sunday for first Web.com Tour title, beating South Korea's Sung Kang with a 3-foot birdie putt on the second hole of a playoff.

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PGA Tour schedule for 2015-16 season

The PGA Tour released its schedule for 2015-16 wraparound season and it creates quite the bottleneck of tournaments next summer.

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Ian Poulter @IanJamesPoulter

I'm going on a diet & stepping up the training. The English bacon, sausages, and Chinese takeaways, curries have added a few pounds😬

Ian Poulter @ianjamespoulter

The new F12 "Speciale" or "GTO" has just been spotted. Supposedly 800BHP and some new aero by the looks of it. And 3 vents on the rear wing.

Dottie Pepper @DottieandBogey

Time to turn the clock back 5 hours and point this bird westward. Next stop USA🇺🇸. Been great but time for this hobbit to go home.

Merritt gets first PGA Tour win

What a day for Troy Merritt. He picked up his first career PGA Tour win at the Quicken Loans National, earning $1.2M and qualifying for next week's WGC event -- as well as next year's Masters.

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Jason Sobel @JasonSobelESPN

Troy Merritt has a cracked phone, but even with this winner's paycheck he won't replace it. "I've got an epic game of Candy Crush going on."

Jason Sobel @JasonSobelESPN

Troy Merritt on final putt: "I wasn't trying to make it. I was trying to lag it. If I missed by two feet, I would've lagged that one, too."

Bob Harig @BobHarig

Troy Merritt has never played in a major. Has now qualified for next week's WGC, as well as first major at PGA. And, of course, the Masters

Jason Sobel @JasonSobelESPN

Troy Merritt's caddie Scott Sajtinac: "Troy is one of the nicest guys to be around. If you don’t get along with Troy, it’s probably you."

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Troy Merritt got his first PGA Tour win in 96th career start; he is first player to get his first win at Quicken Loans National