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Announced: By the PGA of America, that the 2021 PGA Professional Championship will be played at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla. The tournament, the national championship for club professionals, will be played primarily on the Wanamaker and Ryder courses. The spring dates were not disclosed.


Named: As captains for the 2019 Junior Presidents Cup, Australia’s Stuart Appleby for the International team and Justin Leonard for the U.S. squad, organizers announced. The second biennial matches will be played Dec. 8-9 at Royal Melbourne Golf Club in Australia, site of the Presidents Cup during the following week. The 12-person teams will be announced based on standings compiled from the Rolex AJGA Rankings and the World Amateur Golf Ranking as of Sept. 5. The Americans defeated the Internationals, 14-10, in the inaugural Junior Presidents Cup in 2017 at Plainfield Country Club in Edison, N.J.