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Site: Irving, Texas.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: TPC Four Seasons Resort (7,166 yards, par 70).

Purse: $6.7 million. Winner's share: $1,206,000.

Last year: Jason Dufner won the second of his two 2012 titles, holing a 25-foot birdie putt for a one-stroke victory over Dicky Pride.

Last week: Tiger Woods won The Players Championship for his fourth victory of the year and 78th PGA Tour title. David Lingmerth, Kevin Streelman and Jeff Maggert tied for second, two strokes back.

Notes: Keegan Bradley won the 2011 tournament for his first PGA Tour title. ... Jordan Spieth, the 19-year-old Texan who tied for second in the Puerto Rico Open, received a sponsor exemption and also will play next week in Fort Worth in the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial. ... South African stars Louis Oosthuizen and Charl Schwartzel are in the field. ... Byron Nelson died in 2006 at 94. He won a record 11 consecutive events in 1945.





Site: Mobile, Alabama.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, Magnolia Grove, The Crossings (6,521 yards, par 72).

Purse: $1.2 million. Winner's share: $180,000.

Last year: Stacy Lewis won the second of her four 2012 LPGA Tour titles, holding off teen Lexi Thompson by a stroke. Lewis shot 68-67-67-69 to finish at 17 under.

Last event: Cristie Kerr won the Kingsmill Championship on May 5, beating Suzann Pettersen with a par on the second hole of a playoff. Kerr has 16 LPGA Tour victories.

Notes: The second-ranked Lewis has two victories this year, winning consecutive events in Singapore and Phoenix. ... Top-ranked Inbee Park, a three-time winner this year, is skipping the tournament. ... The Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic is next week, followed by the ShopRite LPGA Classic in New Jersey.





Site: Kavarna, Bulgaria.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Thracian Cliffs Golf & Beach Resort (7,291 yards, par 72).

Purse: $3.9 million. Winner's share: $1,040,800.

Last year: Belgium's Nicolas Colsaerts won at Finca Cortesin in Spain, beating Northern Ireland's Graeme McDowell 1-up in the final.

Last event: Brett Rumford won the China Open on May 5 to become the first Australian in 41 years to win consecutive European Tour titles. Rumford beat Finland's Mikko Ilonen by four strokes a week after winning the Ballantine's Championship in South Korea.

Notes: The tournament is the European Tour's first in Bulgaria, the 40th nation to host a tour event. ... England's Ian Poulter won in 2011. ... After round-robin play in eight three-man groups, the top two in each group will advance to the round of 16. ... Bo Van Pelt is the lone American in the 24-man field. ... The event was played at Wentworth in England from its inception in 1964 to 2007. ... The BMW PGA Championship is next week at Wentworth.





Site: Santo da Serra, Madeira Islands.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Santo da Serra Golf Club (6,826 yards, par 72).

Purse: $780,600. Winner's share: $130,100.

Last year: Ricardo Santos became the first Portuguese-born player to win a European Tour event in his home country. He closed with a 9-under 63 for a four-stroke victory.

Last event: Brett Rumford won the China Open on May 5 to become the first Australian in 41 years to win consecutive European Tour titles. Rumford beat Finland's Mikko Ilonen by four strokes a week after winning the Ballantine's Championship in South Korea.

Notes: Madeira is a Portuguese archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean about 400 miles west of Morocco. ... Robert Trent Jones Sr. designed the Santo da Serra course.





Site: Greer, South Carolina.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Courses: Thornblade Club (7,024 yards, par 71); Greenville Country Club, Chanticleer Course (6,664 yards, par 72); The Reserve at Lake Keowee (7,112 yards, par 72).

Purse: $650,000. Winner's share: $117,000.

Last year: Nick Flanagan won the event for the second time in six years, beating fellow Australian Cameron Percy with a par on the third hole of a playoff.

Last event: Brendon Todd won the rain-shortened Stadion Classic on May 5 at the University of Georgia. The former Georgia star became the third straight Bulldogs player to win the event, following Russell Henley in 2011 and Hudson Swafford in 2012.

Notes: The final round will be played at Thornblade Club. ... Edward Loar, the Louisiana Open winner, leads the money list with $199,583. ... The Mexico Championship is next week, followed by the Mid-Atlantic Championship in Potomac, Maryland.




Next event: Senior PGA Championship, May 23-26, Bellerive Country Club, St. Louis.

Last week: Esteban Toledo won the Insperity Championship on May 5 to become the first Mexican champion in tour history. He beat Mike Goodes with a par on the third playoff hole.





JAPAN GOLF TOUR: PGA Championship Nissin Cupnoodles Cup, Thursday-Sunday, Sobu Country Club, Sobu Course, Chiba, Japan. Online:

ONEASIA TOUR: SK Telecom Open, Thursday-Sunday, Pinx Golf Club, Jeju Island, South Korea. Online:

SUNSHINE TOUR: Zambia Sugar Open, Thursday-Sunday, Lusaka Golf Club, Lusaka, Zambia. Online:

PGA TOUR LATINOAMERICA: Mundo Maya Open, Thursday-Sunday, Yucatan Country Club, El Jaguar Course, Merida, Mexico. Online:

NGA TOUR: The Cherry Blossom Classic, Thursday-Sunday, Cherry Blossom Golf Club, Georgetown, Kentucky. Online:

eGOLF PROFESSIONAL TOUR: The Palisades Classic, Wednesday-Friday, The Palisades Country Club, Charlotte, North Carolina. Online:


SYMETRA TOUR: Friends of Mission Charity Classic, Friday-Sunday, Country Club of Asheville, Asheville, North Carolina. Online:

JAPAN LPGA TOUR: Hoken No Madoguchi Ladies, Friday-Sunday, Fukuoka Century Golf Club, Fukuoka, Japan. Online:

Tagged: Louis Oosthuizen, Ian Poulter, Brett Rumford, Bo Van Pelt, Mikko Ilonen

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