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Villegas takes lead with a late eagle at Honda
February 28, 2013

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — With one bold swing, Camilo Villegas turned a solid round at the Honda Classic into his lowest start in more than a year. Villegas drilled a 3-wood from 263 yards over the water to about 8 feet for an eagle on the par-5 18th hole at PGA National for a 6-under 64 that gave him a one-shot lead and another jolt of confidence as he tries to regain his status on the PGA Tour.

Honda now a home game for Englishman Westwood
February 28, 2013

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) - Lee Westwood made a big move, uprooting his wife and two children from England to relocate in south Florida. The easy part was sitting down with the family to discuss it. Westwood said the conversation went something like this.

Golfer Lee Westwood Buys Palm Beach Gardens Mansion
February 28, 2013

English golfer Lee Westwood is yet another Honda Classic star for whom this weekend’s tournament feels like home. Like fellow Brit Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods and Ernie Els and others, Westwood doesn’t need to go very far to rest up after he finishes this afternoon’s round. Westwood, 39, who ended Woods’ reign as No. 1 golfer in the world in late 2010, has just plunked down $5.875 million on a brand spanking new 10,000-square-foot mansion in the Old Palm Golf Club in Palm Beach Gardens.

Lush, watery course greets Tiger
February 27, 2013
One of the top open events on the PGA Tour schedule is this week with the Honda Classic. Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy highlight a strong field at the first event of the Florida Swing. Here ae five things to track as you watch:
Tiger Woods: Putters shouldn't be anchored to body
February 27, 2013

PALM BEACH GARDENS — — Tiger Woods has always let his actions speak louder than words, both on and off the golf course. So it's rare when he says anything remotely controversial to the media that gangs up on him at post-round interviews.


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