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Today in Golf

Yani Tseng is just the sixth player to ascend to the No. 1 ranking in the history of the Rolex Women’s World Golf Ranking.

Whatever the culprit, for Tiger Woods the results have become clear.

Tiger Woods was still seeking his first tournament trophy in more than a year after falling well short Sunday at the Dubai Desert Classic with a final round 3-over 75.
Taiwans Yani Tseng took over the No. 1 ranking in womens golf after shooting a final-round 68 to win the Australian Ladies Masters by four strokes on Sunday, her second victory in a row Down Under.
About the only thing that went right for Steve Marino was staying in the lead Saturday at the Pebble Beach.

Here’s an attempt to explain the fuss over the RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup in uncomplicated terms:

Peter Senior shot a 67 to take a one-stroke lead after two rounds of the Allianz Championship on Saturday.

Golf Channel will air final-round coverage of the Omega Dubai Desert Classic Sunday at 8:30 a.m. ET and a re-air at 7:00 p.m. ET.

Paula Creamer told today that she will play the RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup in March.
The fine line on the PGA Tour between a missed cut and a healthy lead is often measured in days, not months.

Despite persistent rumors and tournament director Jerry West’s best efforts, Tiger Woods will not play next week’s Northern Trust Open.

Tiger Woods is keeping his hopes alive at the Dubai Desert Classic after rallying from a poor start to finish the third round with an even-par 72 on Saturday.

Tiger Woods weathered another eventful day at the Dubai Desert Classic, opening his third round with back-to-back bogeys and finishing with four birdies, an eagle, four bogeys and a double bogey.

Taiwans Yani Tseng, who can take the No. 1 ranking in womens golf with a victory at the Australian Masters, took a three-stroke lead into the final round Saturday, shooting a 9-under-par 63.

Here’s a quick roundup of second-round stories from European media with “ringside seats” for the heavyweight golf event at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic:

Steve Marino is too busy soaking in the scenery and atmosphere at the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am to get worked up over his four-shot lead going into the weekend.
I didn't see all of Tiger Woods' second round in Dubai, but I saw enough to see him hitting fairways – and giving himself numerous scoring chances – with his 3-wood off the tee.
Jay Don Blake shot an 8-under 64 to take a one-stroke lead over Tom Lehman after the first day of the Allianz Championship on Friday.
John Daly is going multimedia. He now has a TV built into his golf bag.

The charity ante for the RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup has been dramatically upgraded, the tour announced today.