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golf roundup

World No. 1 Jin Young Ko shares lead at CP Women’s Open

Nicole Broch Larsen is tied with Ko at 18-under par.

Lightning strike injures six at Tour Championship

Canceled third round to resume Sunday morning, followed by final round.


Code of Honor holds on to win duel down the stretch

With jockey John Velazquez aboard, the chestnut son of Noble Mission held off Tacitus by three lengths at Saratoga Race Course.

Lightning strike at PGA Tour’s Tour Championship injures at least 6

Lightning struck a pine tree right after play was suspended during Saturday’s third round.

Tour Championship

Brooks Koepka birdies 18 to lead Tour Championship by one

Rory McIlroy and Justin Thomas were tied for second after the second round.

Mixed Martial Arts

Fighters in main event at UFC’s Boston card have something to prove

Rising star Dominick Reyes, fighting in his first main event on Oct. 18 at TD Garden, takes on Chris Weidman, who has stepped up in weight class.

Tour Championship

Justin Thomas loses cushion, shares lead in Tour Championship

Xander Schauffele was six shots behind before he ever hit a shot Thursday in the new scoring format and is now tied for the lead.


Tim Hasselbeck has a back-to-school assignment at ESPN

The former BC quarterback adds college football analysis to NFL duties, and it’s a whole new playbook to learn.