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A quest to learn a language leads to a lot more

Simon Clark headed off to Japan to learn the language and enhance his college studies of World War II. He was excited about making his first visit to Pearl Harbor this week when he was able to take a break from his job as the caddie for Ryo Ishikawa. It's safe to say the last two decades turned out differently from he could have imagined. ''I've been very lucky...
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January 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Jones makes British Open with win in Japan

Australia's Brendan Jones shot a 4-under 68 on Sunday to win the Mizuno Open and earn a spot in the field for the British Open. The 38-year-old Jones, who started the final round with a two-stroke lead over South Korea's Kim Tae-kyung, eagled the par-5 No. 6 at the Setonaikai Golf Club and added five birdies against three bogeys to finish at 19-under 269. Kim finished three...
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June 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Jones wins Mizuno to clinch spot

Australia's Brendan Jones shot a 4-under 68 on Sunday to win the Mizuno Open and earn a spot in the field for the British Open. The 38-year-old Jones, who started the final round with a two-stroke lead over South Korea's Kim Tae-kyung, eagled the par-5 No. 6 at the Setonaikai Golf Club and added five birdies against three bogeys to finish at 19-under 269. Kim finished second...
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June 30, 2013  |  Discuss

GF,MGSPINTL *2080 AP-GLF--Australian PGA Scores,0542

Australian PGA scores Scores Saturday at the Australian PGA on the par-72, 6,114-meter (6,687-yard) Palmer Coolum Resort course: Third Round Daniel Popovic, Australia 64-70-69-203 Anthony Brown, Australia 73-68-64-205 Peter Senior, Australia 68-70-68-206 Matthew Griffin, Australia 69-67-70-206 Brendan Jones, Australia 73-67-67-207 Rod Pampling, Australia 71-67-69-207 Brad...
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December 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Aussie Fraser holds lead in Sydney

Marcus Fraser of Australia shot a second consecutive 3-under 69 to take a one-stroke lead after two rounds of the Australian Open on Friday. Fraser had five birdies and two bogeys to move to 6-under 138 at The Lakes. Fellow Australians Brendan Jones (71) and first-round leader John Senden (73) were tied for second. Englishman Justin Rose was in a group tied for fifth at 3-under...
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December 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Senior wins Australian Open

Peter Senior won the Australian Open by one stroke Sunday, overcoming severe weather conditions that forced a three-hour suspension because of gale-force winds. The 53-year-old regular on the U.S. Champions Tour shot an even-par 72 in the final round at The Lakes to become the oldest Australian Open champion. Senor finished with a total of 4-under 284, keeping his composure while...
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December 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Donald tied for lead at Dunlop Phoenix

Luke Donald shot a 6-under 65 to take a share of the lead after the first round of the Dunlop Phoenix on Thursday. Donald offset a pair of bogeys with eight birdies at the Phoenix Country Club to finish tied with Australian Brendan Jones and Japan's Hideto Tanihara. Donald won the U.S. PGA Tour and European Tour money titles last season. He is appearing in the Japan Tour event...
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November 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Luke Donald tied for lead at Dunlop Phoenix

Luke Donald shot a 6-under 65 to take a share of the lead after the first round of the Dunlop Phoenix on Thursday. Donald offset a pair of bogeys with eight birdies at the Phoenix Country Club to finish tied with Australian Brendan Jones and Japan's Hideto Tanihara. Donald, who won the U.S. PGA Tour and European Tour money titles last season, is appearing in the Japan Tour...
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November 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Jones fires 62 for 11th win in Japan

Australian Brendan Jones fired a 9-under 62 on Sunday to win the Japanese golf tour's season-opening Token Homemate Cup by two strokes. Jones, who started the final round tied for sixth, three strokes off the lead, carded nine birdies - including six on the back nine - to finish at 15-under 269 for his 11th career victory in Japan. The 37-year-old Jones took the lead with his...
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April 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Australian Jones fires 62 for 11th win in Japan

Australian Brendan Jones fired a 9-under 62 on Sunday to win the Japanese golf tour's season-opening Token Homemate Cup by two strokes. Jones, who started the final round tied for sixth, three strokes off the lead, carded nine birdies - including six on the back nine - to finish at 15-under 269 for his 11th career victory in Japan. The 37-year-old Jones took the lead with his...
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April 15, 2012  |  Discuss

GF,MGSPINTL *2070 AP-GLF--Australian Masters Scores,0773

Australian Masters golf scores Scores Friday at the Australian Masters on the par-71, 6,297-meter (6,886-yard) Victoria Golf Club course (a-denotes amateur): Second Round Ian Poulter, England 65-68-133 Matthew Giles, Australia 67-68-135 Ashley Hall, Australia 66-70-136 Brendan Jones, Australia 69-68-137 Nathan Green, Australia 69-68-137 Brent McCullough, Australia 71-66-137...
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December 15, 2011  |  Discuss

Ireland team joins Australia in World Cup lead

Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell shot a 4-under 68 in the second round Friday to give Ireland a share of the lead with Australia at the World Cup. The pair joined Brendan Jones and Richard Green at 13-under 131 overall after the foursomes' alternate shot format in wet and windy weather on the Blackstone course at the Mission Hills golf resort on Hainan Island. McIlroy and McDowell...
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November 24, 2011  |  Discuss

Japan's Muto wins Dunlop Phoenix

Japan's Toshinori Muto shot an 8-under 63 on Sunday to win the rain-shortened Dunlop Phoenix by four strokes over Spain's Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano. Muto had nine birdies, including five on the front nine, and only one bogey -- on the final hole -- to finish at 12-under 201 and claim his first title in two years. ''It's been a while since I won and I never thought...
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November 17, 2011  |  Discuss

Haraguchi, Tanihara share lead at Dunlop Phoenix

Japanese players Tetsuya Haraguchi and Hideto Tanihara both shot 5-under 66 on Thursday to share the first-round lead at the Dunlop Phoenix. Tomohiro Kondo was a further stroke back at the par-71 Phoenix Country Club. Ricky Barnes of the United States was in a group of eight golfers on 68. They included Brendan Jones of Australia, Spain's Gonzalo Fernandez Castano and and S...
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November 17, 2011  |  Discuss

Haraguchi, Tanihara share lead at Dunlop Phoenix (AP)

Japanese players Tetsuya Haraguchi and Hideto Tanihara both shot 5-under 66 on Thursday to share the first-round lead at the Dunlop Phoenix. Tomohiro Kondo was a further stroke back at the par-71 Phoenix Country Club. Ricky Barnes of the United States was in a group of eight golfers on 68. They included Brendan Jones of Australia, Spain's Gonzalo Fernandez Castano and and S.K.
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November 17, 2011  |  Discuss
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