Wednesday, December 31, 2014

How a hole-in-one this week can win you $1 million from the comfort of your couch

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/06/how-a-hole-in-one-this-week-ca.html By Alex Myers Quicken Loans is at it again. The company that teamed up with Warren Buffett for the much talked about March Madness Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge is now offering a huge golf... Thank

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Nathan Stith named Golf Professional of the Year by Marriott Golf

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/Ug9_cnnWD6w/87542-Nathan-Stith-Ritz-Carlton-Golf-Club-Orlando-Grande-Lakes-Named-Golf-Professional-Year-M "Nathan exudes incredible leadership qualities, and it's refreshing to see his commitment to delivering a memorable experience for

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The Dufners look like they're having a GREAT July 4th weekend

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/the-dufners-look-like-theyre-h.html By Alex Myers How do you top taking a kissing selfie at the White House? By taking a trip to the Bahamas for July 4th weekend, of course. Yeah, life is good for Jason... Thank you for reading



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Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Chris Como just got a new full-time job as Tiger Woods' coach

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/11/chris-como-just-got-a-new-full.html For the last 10 years, the three most famous instructors in golf have been Butch Harmon, David Leadbetter and whoever is teaching Tiger Woods. Now, it's Chris Como's turn to join the group. Woods

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Golf-Open officials change plans due to bad weather forecast

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/0JuM27zdTIo/golf-open-weather-idUKL4N0PT4W920140718 HOYLAKE, England, July 18 (Reuters) - British Open officials have decided to change the schedule for Saturday's third round in view of the forecast for heavy rain and thunderstorms.



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Golf-Birdie binge sends Indian Lahiri top of the leaderboard

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/6w5H6fDRn-0/golf-asia-idUKL3N0RJ4RU20140918 KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 18 (Reuters) - Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri fired 10 birdies to race to the top of the leaderboard after the first round of the Asian Tour's Selangor Masters in the

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Monday, December 29, 2014

Phil Mickelson's attack on Tom Watson after US Ryder Cup defeat was a new low for American golf

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3ef0ab01/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crydercup0C111285530CPhil0EMickelsons0Eattack0Eon0ETom0EWatson0Eafter0EUS0ERyder0ECup0Edefeat0Ewas0Ea0Enew0Elow0Efor0EAmerican0Egolf0Bhtml/story01.htm Paul Hayward: After Mickelson's demolition

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Stuff: Compression socks for golfers

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/09/stuff-compression-socks-for-go.html You might think of compression as a way of treating injuries such as cuts, bruises and inflammation. But it's also a valuable preventative against injuries and fatigue. When used correctly,

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Tiger Woods' former swing coach Sean Foley reveals his enduring 'love' for former world No 1

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/410459d9/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Ctigerwoods0C112667340CTiger0EWoods0Eformer0Eswing0Ecoach0ESean0EFoley0Ereveals0Ehis0Eenduring0Elove0Efor0Eformer0Eworld0ENo0E10Bhtml/story01.htm Sean Foley bucks trend of Woods' critical

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Sunday, December 28, 2014

Ryder Cup 2014: Teams will feed off the fighting spirit of their wild cards, Keegan Bradley and Ian Poulter

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3e1e1720/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crydercup0C110A739510CRyder0ECup0E20A140ETeams0Ewill0Efeed0Eoff0Ethe0Efighting0Espirit0Eof0Etheir0Ewild0Ecards0EKeegan0EBradley0Eand0EIan0EPoulter0Bhtml/story01.htm Never-say-die

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Ryder Cup 2014: live - Europe v USA, day two

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3ee21883/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crydercup0C111226120CRyder0ECup0E20A140Eday0Etwo0Elive0Bhtml/story01.htm Join Rob Bagchi for the best hole-by-hole coverage of the Ryder Cup as Europe try to defend the trophy at

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Here's that Kim Kardashian golf angle you've been looking for

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/11/kim-kardashian-nsfw-paper-magazine-golf.html By now you may have heard of Kim Kardashian and Paper Magazine's efforts to "Break the Internet," all based on a series of revealing -- and disturbingly shiny -- photos of the reality star

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Saturday, December 27, 2014

Georgia stay and play: Check out the Royal Golf Vacation Package from King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort on St. Simons Island

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/fMSS4cx0Tp4/86028-Georgia-stay-and-play-Check-out-Royal-Golf-Vacation-Package-King-and-Prince-Beach-Golf- The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort offers something for everyone, from a fun-filled family trip to a romantic getaway for

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Alexander Levy wins rain affected Portugal Masters after completing just one hole on final day

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3f6109e0/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Ceuropeantour0C111576120CAlexander0ELevy0Ewins0Erain0Eaffected0EPortugal0EMasters0Eafter0Ecompleting0Ejust0Eone0Ehole0Eon0Efinal0Eday0Bhtml/story01.htm Frenchman played just one hole on

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Ryder Cup boost for Graeme McDowell as Kevin Stadler's collapse gifts him the French Open

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3c38e491/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Ceuropeantour0C10A950A2310CRyder0ECup0Eboost0Efor0EGraeme0EMcDowell0Eas0EKevin0EStadlers0Ecollapse0Egifts0Ehim0Ethe0EFrench0EOpen0Bhtml/story01.htm Northern Irishman overturns eight-shot

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Friday, December 26, 2014

Golf-Play suspended at KLM Open after ball hits golfer

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/ldYoeq-kZmY/golf-europe-zanotti-idUKL5N0RC2CT20140911 Sept 11 (Reuters) - Play was suspended during the first round of the KLM Open on Thursday when Paraguay's Fabrizio Zanotti was hit on the head by a golf ball.

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PGA taking steps to curb slow play, Stewart Cink says 'it's a start'

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/10/pga-taking-steps-to-curb-slow.html A few minor tweaks to its current pace-of-play guidelines and a major new technology initiative that could be introduced in the first quarter of 2015 are the latest steps the PGA Tour is taking to...

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Tiger Woods returns to Valhalla where he beat Bob May to rescue his 'Tigerslam' after one of golf's most famous duels

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3d1f3975/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Ctigerwoods0C110A0A78620CTiger0EWoods0Ereturns0Eto0EValhalla0Ewhere0Ehe0Ebeat0EBob0EMay0Eto0Erescue0Ehis0ETigerslam0Eafter0Eone0Eof0Egolfs0Emost0Efamous0Eduels0Bhtml/story01.htm James

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Thursday, December 25, 2014

Golf risks looking foolish if Rory McIlroy is not crowned European No 1 for the sake of late-season 'excitement'

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/405e2c55/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Ceuropeantour0C112228270CGolf0Erisks0Elooking0Efoolish0Eif0ERory0EMcIlroy0Eis0Enot0Ecrowned0EEuropean0ENo0E10Efor0Ethe0Esake0Eof0Elate0Eseason0Eexcitement0Bhtml/story01.htm Corrigan's

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Golf-Chalmers wins Australian PGA after seven-hole playoff

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/1nde9_wzKM8/golf-australia-idUKL1N0TY05I20141214 Dec 14 (Reuters) - Greg Chalmers won the Australian PGA Championship on Sunday after a dramatic three-way playoff with Adam Scott and Wade Ormsby.

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The WorldGolf Wire will not be distributed Friday, July 4

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/OgY7Ab9Bibo/14507-The-WorldGolf-Wire-will-not-be-distributed-Friday--July-4 In celebration of Independence Day in the United States, the WorldGolf Wire will not be distributed Friday, July 4. read more

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Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Cleveland's tour-only wedges now for sale

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/clevelands-tour-only-wedges-no.html By Mike Stachura In this era of widely available high-tech custom fitting, personalized accents on nearly every club in the bag and even drivers that can be built to colors matching your favorite

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Myrtle Beach Seaside Resorts announces Bucket List Golf Package

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/gvX0n7tIlJc/87040-Myrtle-Beach-Seaside-Resorts-Announces-%E2%80%98Bucket-List-Golf-Package%E2%80%99 "This once-in-a-lifetime package is a fantastic opportunity to visit Myrtle Beach on a buddy trip and experience the best golf and resort

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History vs. hooch: Will a distillery soon replace the Fort Worth golf course on which Hogan and Nelson were introduced to the game?

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/history-vs-hooch-will-a-distil.html By John Strege Glen Garden Golf and Country Club is a nondescript patch of hardpan and history in Fort Worth, Texas, a century of memories spread across its 106 acres. Ben Hogan and Byron Nelson...

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Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Rickie vs. Rory, on a whole bunch of random stuff

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/rickie-vs-rory-on-a-whole-bunc.html By Luke Kerr-Dineen HOYLAKE, England -- Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler are playing in the final group together on Sunday at the 2014 British Open. It's a good thing Jordan Spieth isn't high on...

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PGA President Ted Bishop defends Faldo, calls Poulter ‘lil girl’

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/10/pga-president-ted-bishop-defen.html PGA of America president Ted Bishop, no stranger to controversy, entered another one via Twitter on Thursday, lashing out at Ian Poulter and calling him “lil girl” for comments he made about Nick

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Ian Poulter labelled a 'little girl' by Ted Bishop, president of PGA of America

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3fc92fdf/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0C1118480A10CIan0EPoulter0Elabelled0Ea0Elittle0Egirl0Eby0ETed0EBishop0Epresident0Eof0EPGA0Eof0EAmerica0Bhtml/story01.htm Briton says he is 'shocked and disappointed' at comments which came

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Monday, December 22, 2014

Justin Rose wins, but Congressional prevails in Quicken Loans National

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/06/justin-rose-wins-but-congressi.html By John Strege It is called the Blue Course, presumably in a nod to the color of the language it evokes from a vexed PGA Tour constituency. The word of the day there on Sunday... Thank you for reading



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Grand Canyon University to manage Phoenix's Maryvale Golf Course

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/Hx1lK1iNJX8/87421-Grand-Canyon-University-manage-Phoenixs-Maryvale-Golf-Course "This is such a unique piece of property with great history," said Brian Mueller, president and CEO of Grand Canyon University. "With the changes we've got

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INTERVIEW-Golf-Joost magic! Luiten makes it 27 birdies in a week

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/eHuQTBhcy68/golf-european-luiten-idUKL3N0SD0EF20141018 ASH, England, Oct 18 (Reuters) - Joost Luiten took his tally this week to a remarkable 27 birdies and one eagle as the Dutch dynamo thrashed Spain's Pablo Larrazabal 6 & 5 on

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Sunday, December 21, 2014

Golf-American Putnam moves one ahead in Mexico

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/lPbi_BuD6XA/golf-pga-idUKL2N0T22ZK20141114 Nov 14 (Reuters) - American journeyman Michael Putnam took advantage of calm morning weather with a blitz of early birdies to charge into a one-shot lead in the second round of the OHL Classic

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Arccos Golf at Future Shop and Best Buy locations across Canada

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/s3NILU9K-64/87850-Arccos-Golf-Launched-Future-Shop-and-Best-Buy-Locations-Across-Canada "Scores of positive media reviews and exceptional word-of-mouth buzz have made ARCCOS one of the hottest gifts this holiday season," said Sal Syed,

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Golf-PGA Tour money list

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/D_mA_kkJX2w/golf-pga-money-idUKL3N0OJ3C120140616 Jun 16 (Reuters) - Leading money winners on the 2013/14 PGA
Tour on Monday (U.S. unless stated):

1. Bubba Watson 4,978,679 US Dollars
2. Jimmy Walker

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Saturday, December 20, 2014

Bubba finishes eagle, birdie to capture his first victory outside the U.S.

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/11/bubba-finishes-eagle-birdie-to.html SHANGHAI, China -- Put a golf club in Bubba Watson's hands and he becomes the kid who insists on coloring outside the lines, running with scissors and sticking a square peg in a round hole.... Thank

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Golf-FedEx Cup rankings

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/m77XeBrcEDs/golf-fedex-rankings-idUKISS90795820141013 Oct 13 (Infostrada Sports) - FedEx Cup rankings
1. Bae Sang-Moon (South Korea) 500
2. Steven Bowditch (Australia) 300
3. Retief Goosen (South Africa) 125
3. Martin

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Missing Links: Steve Stricker nears a crossroads in semi-retirement

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/12/missing-links-steve-stricker-n.html Stories of interest you might have missed… It has not been an easy transition to semi-retirement for Steve Stricker, and it “could be coming to a crossroads,” Doug Ferguson of the Associated

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Friday, December 19, 2014

Golf-Beaten Americans set up Ryder Cup Task Force

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/wSSay0iBxKI/golf-ryder-us-idUKL3N0S954O20141014 NEW YORK, Oct 14 (Reuters) - Former world number one Tiger Woods and five-times major champion Phil Mickelson have been named on an 11-man United States Ryder Cup Task Force.

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Make The Turn Weekly Challenge #32: Back 9 Snacks

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/10/make-the-turn-weekly-challenge-5.html Leaving the house with a healthy meal under your belt doesn't mean your work is done. A day on the course requires that you keep your body fueled and your mind sharp for the long... Thank you for

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Rory McIlroy rues slips in World Tour Championships

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/40bc0cd9/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crory0Emcilroy0C112478140CRory0EMcIlroy0Erues0Eslips0Ein0EWorld0ETour0EChampionships0Bhtml/story01.htm World No1's wobble means he trails leader Henrik Stenson by four shots at World Tour

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Central Florida golf vacation package deal: Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Mission Inn Resort & Club, northwest or Orlando

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/4pnHTBEEu5o/84681-Central-Florida-golf-vacation-package-deal-Celebrate-50th-anniversary-Mission-Inn-Resor Help celebrate Mission Inn Resort & Club's 50th anniversary! Enjoy this complete package while golfing on the resort's two

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Thursday, December 18, 2014

Central Florida golf vacation package deal: Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Mission Inn Resort & Club, northwest or Orlando

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/4pnHTBEEu5o/84681-Central-Florida-golf-vacation-package-deal-Celebrate-50th-anniversary-Mission-Inn-Resor Help celebrate Mission Inn Resort & Club's 50th anniversary! Enjoy this complete package while golfing on the resort's two

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Watch this guy set a distance record using a 20-foot, 6-inch golf club

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/11/watch-this-guys-set-the-record.html The day before the world's longest drivers convene in Las Vegas to decide who is the most prodigious off the tee on live television, Michael Furrh set a new Guinness World Record for longest shot...

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World class fans

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3d014581/sc/4/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csponsored0Csport0Cstandard0Elife0Eryder0Ecup0C10A9974340Cworld0Eclass0Efans0Bhtml/story01.htm As the 2014 Ryder Cup approaches, James Corrigan looks at the unique atmosphere that spectators can look

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Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Central Florida golf vacation package deal: Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Mission Inn Resort & Club, northwest or Orlando

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/4pnHTBEEu5o/84681-Central-Florida-golf-vacation-package-deal-Celebrate-50th-anniversary-Mission-Inn-Resor Help celebrate Mission Inn Resort & Club's 50th anniversary! Enjoy this complete package while golfing on the resort's two

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ANNIKA Academy's ELITE Training Program athlete roster for 2014-15

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/c3IpqqiniMo/86480-ANNIKA-Academy%E2%80%99s-ELITE-Training-Program-Announces-Athlete-Roster-2014-15 "The ELITE Training Program's level of instruction is unmatched," said David Allibone, Athlete Recruiter. "No other curriculum combines

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Stay in style and play Oregon's only Arnold Palmer-designed course with Running Y Ranch's Ultimate Golf Special

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/5NWfB5wdwiM/85696-Stay-style-and-play-Oregons-only-Arnold-Palmer-designed-course-Running-Y-Ranchs-Ultimat Running Y Ranch is situated in the heart of the breathtaking Cascade Mountain range, just across the California border near Klamath

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Ryder Cup: Rory McIlroy can make golf exciting again, and six other lessons from Gleneagles

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3efa67ec/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0C11130A790A0CRyder0ECup0ERory0EMcIlroy0Ecan0Emake0Egolf0Eexciting0Eagain0Eand0Esix0Eother0Elessons0Efrom0EGleneagles0Bhtml/story01.htm Sarah Crompton reveals her seven lessons from the

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Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Central Florida golf vacation package deal: Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Mission Inn Resort & Club, northwest or Orlando

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/4pnHTBEEu5o/84681-Central-Florida-golf-vacation-package-deal-Celebrate-50th-anniversary-Mission-Inn-Resor Help celebrate Mission Inn Resort & Club's 50th anniversary! Enjoy this complete package while golfing on the resort's two

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Central Florida golf vacation package deal: Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Mission Inn Resort & Club, northwest or Orlando

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/4pnHTBEEu5o/84681-Central-Florida-golf-vacation-package-deal-Celebrate-50th-anniversary-Mission-Inn-Resor Help celebrate Mission Inn Resort & Club's 50th anniversary! Enjoy this complete package while golfing on the resort's two

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Monday, December 15, 2014

Missing Links: 'Will people still be interested' in golf post-Tiger? Will Euros be over-confident in Ryder Cup?

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/08/missing-links-will-people-stil.html Stories of interest you might have missed...“Let’s see if people watch it,” Paul Azinger, in this New York Post story by Brett Cyrgolis, said regarding a post-Tiger Woods era. “Tiger brought

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Golf-Smith leads in Malaysia after sick Lahiri stumbles

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/QXm6lW4Z394/golf-asia-idUKL3N0RL06L20140920 KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 20 (Reuters) - Australian Cameron Smith will take a one shot lead into the final round of the Asian Tour's Selangor Masters after benefiting from a Saturday meltdown by a

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Elena Robles on Big Break Sandals Resorts

Hosted At http://golf.about.com/od/thebigbreak/ig/Elena-Robles/Elena-Robles-6.htm Another photo of Elena Robles from her Big Break gallery. Page 4. Thank you for reading



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Sunday, December 14, 2014

Patrick Reed ready to wind up the fans again, and give shot in the arm to threatened World Match Play

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3f74a18b/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0C111631630CPatrick0EReed0Eready0Eto0Ewind0Eup0Ethe0Efans0Eagain0Eand0Egive0Eshot0Ein0Ethe0Earm0Eto0Ethreatened0EWorld0EMatch0EPlay0Bhtml/story01.htm Presence of US Ryder Cup 'villain'

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Texas' Cordillera Ranch real estate enjoys red-hot start to 2014

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/YdiH70YcBHg/86367-Cordillera-Ranch-Real-Estate-Enjoys-Red-Hot-Start-2014 "The demand for these new sections has been reminiscent of releases we had prior to the recent real estate downturn," said Charlie Hill, Vice President of

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Graeme McDowell misses Deutsche Bank Championship after birth of first child

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3dd88347/sc/36/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Ceuropeantour0C110A551230CGraeme0EMcDowell0Emisses0EDeutsche0EBank0EChampionship0Eafter0Ebirth0Eof0Efirst0Echild0Bhtml/story01.htm Northern Irishman hails 'happiest day of my life' as he

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Saturday, December 13, 2014

Places We Like: Farmer's Home Tavern in Hemlock, MI

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/places-we-like-farmers-home-ta.html By Matthew Rudy (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src =

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UPDATE 1-Golf-Norman a 'lucky man' after chainsaw hand injury

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/iuExJKBUIcE/golf-australia-norman-idUKL3N0RF0GG20140914 * Suffers nerve damage, but no muscular injury (Adds further comment by Norman, detail)

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Golf-McIlroy leaves it late to turn on the Hoylake magic

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/IB4lZC51xDs/golf-open-mcilroy-idUKL4N0PU0GH20140719 HOYLAKE, England, July 19 (Reuters) - Rory McIlroy waited patiently for the right moment to press the turbo-charge button in the third round of the British Open on Saturday and when

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Friday, December 12, 2014

Golf-European Tour Scottish Open scores

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/PUiL8_LON10/golf-european-scores-idUKISS47182120140712 July 12 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the European Tour Scottish Open at the par-71 course on Saturday in Aberdeen
203 Marc Warren (Britain) 67 69 67
Justin Rose

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Obama welcomes members of Presidents Cup teams to White House, gets tip from Phil Mickelson

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/06/obama-welcomes-member-of-presi.html By John Strege Three of the most avid golfers in politics — President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and Speaker of the House John Boehner — welcomed members of last fall’s Presidents

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Golf-Garcia 'hires' former tennis number one Ferrero as bag man

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/PVKcJq9JQV4/golf-asia-garcia-ferrero-idUKL3N0T82VO20141118 Nov 18 (Reuters) - World number six Sergio Garcia has roped in former French Open tennis champion Juan Carlos Ferrero as his caddie for his title defence at next month's

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Thursday, December 11, 2014

Golf-Thanyakon outshines Ryder Cup headline acts in Thailand

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/1qAcTicYiaM/golf-asia-idUKL3N0TV43C20141211 BANGKOK, Dec 11 (Reuters) - Home favourite Thanyakon Khrongpha continued his strong form by upstaging the headline Ryder Cup acts to grab a share of the first round lead at the Asian Tour's

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Golf-Ageless Watson outplays much younger partner

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/_3MsqrrUoaI/golf-open-watson-idUKL4N0PV0A820140720 HOYLAKE, England, July 20 (Reuters) - It is not often a 64-year-old eclipses his much younger playing partner in a major championship but it happened on Sunday when the seemingly

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Tom Watson resurfaces from Ryder Cup exile at the World Series

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/10/tom-watson-resurfaces-from-ryd.html Longtime Kansas City Royals fan Tom Watson has kept a low profile since his less-than-stellar Ryder Cup captaincy and the ensuing brouhaha over his communication skills. But the Kansas native

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California Golf Course Owners set to convene at annual meeting

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/m-LIhyffme4/87215-California-Golf-Course-Owners-will-convene-Chardonnay-GC-Napa-Valley "With so much attention given to the decline of golf rounds these days, it's imperative that course owners be more progressive in their thinking when

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Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Golf Irons in the News

Hosted At http://golf.about.com/cs/equipmentreviews/a/golfirons.htm Links to reviews and news about golf irons Thank you for reading



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Nike Golf congratulates Rory McIlroy on win at PGA Championship

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/VetL848ZRoY/86682-Nike-Golf-congratulates-Rory-McIlroy-win-PGA-Championship Rory McIlroy gutted it out for the entire final round at Valhalla. The game changer was on the 10th hole. Sitting three shots back, McIlroy hit his Nike Covert

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Chamblee calls Mickelson's criticisms 'close to a one-man mutiny'

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/09/chamblee-calls-mickelsons-crit.html Golf Channel’s Brandel Chamblee slammed Phil Mickelson for his post-Ryder Cup comments, made with U.S. captain Tom Watson sitting on the same dais, calling it “as close to a one-man mutiny” that

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Create your own on-course sound system

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Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Here's how you hit a golf ball into a huge canyon

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/09/heres-how-you-hit-a-golf-ball.html The captain of my college golf team at the University of South Carolina Beaufort was a guy named Jon Pannone, but everybody called him J.P. He was, as you'd expect, a really good player; always...

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Think playing the bagpipes is easy? Think again

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/09/think-playing-the-bagpipes-is.html GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Having covered my fair share of team golf events over the years, I've have also heard my fair share of bagpipe music. Call it a perk (or maybe quirk) of the... Thank you for

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Monday, December 8, 2014

Billy Walters sells home with 'best short-game area I've ever seen' at bargain price of $14.3 million

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/10/billy-walters-sells-home-with.html What is the value of a house that comes with a short-game practice area designed by short-game guru Dave Pelz? It’s $14.3 million when attached to a 21,000 square-foot house on nine acres in

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Portugal's Vitor Lopes makes new friends as champion as Net winners offered glimpse into future

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3fac6652/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csponsored0Csport0Cjuniorgolf0C111768920Cportugal0Evitor0Elopes0Echampion0Bhtml/story01.htm India Clyburn and Vitor Lopes won the 2014 titles but will the winners of this year's inaugural Net

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R&A announce Martin Slumbers as chief executive and secretary

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3f7f2791/sc/1/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0C111660A0A60CRandA0Eannounce0EMartin0ESlumbers0Eas0Echief0Eexecutive0Eand0Esecretary0Bhtml/story01.htm R&A announce the appointment of Martin Slumbers as chief executive and secretary

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Sunday, December 7, 2014

Rory McIlroy ranks the glory of winning the FedEx Cup for the first time above the £7.1m payday it would bring

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3e56ec02/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crory0Emcilroy0C110A882740CRory0EMcIlroy0Eranks0Ethe0Eglory0Eof0Ewinning0Ethe0EFedEx0ECup0Efor0Ethe0Efirst0Etime0Eabove0Ethe0E70B1m0Epayday0Eit0Ewould0Ebring0Bhtml/story01.htm World No1

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Ryder Cup 2014: USA captain Tom Watson worried about his team 'dropping like flies' as injuries strike

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3d4e0765/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crydercup0C110A20A6370CRyder0ECup0E20A140EUSA0Ecaptain0ETom0EWatson0Eworried0Eabout0Ehis0Eteam0Edropping0Elike0Eflies0Eas0Einjuries0Estrike0Bhtml/story01.htm American Ryder Cup captain

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Rory McIlroy's house in Florida looks amazing

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/rory-mcilroys-house-in-flordia.html By Luke Kerr-Dineen There aren't many professions where a 25-year-old -- no matter how good he is at what he does -- can afford to buy a multi-million dollar mansion. Golf happens to be... Thank you

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Saturday, December 6, 2014

Ryder Cup 2014: USA captain Tom Watson worried about his team 'dropping like flies' as injuries strike

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3d4e0765/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crydercup0C110A20A6370CRyder0ECup0E20A140EUSA0Ecaptain0ETom0EWatson0Eworried0Eabout0Ehis0Eteam0Edropping0Elike0Eflies0Eas0Einjuries0Estrike0Bhtml/story01.htm American Ryder Cup captain

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Penley golf shafts evolve to produce better performance results

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/t47zesnZrlI/86912-PENLEY-WANTS-YOU-TAKE-CHALLENGE "With the development of performance design & manufacturing processes such as the TBARTM (Tip to Butt Aspect Ratio) algorithm and ZONE FLEX Characterization, I believe players will

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TIGER WOODS SAYS 'WILL NO LONGER BE WORKING' WITH COACH SEAN FOLEY

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/5R1izwzXj2c/tiger-woods-says-will-no-longer-be-worki-idUKL5N0QV2X020140825 TIGER WOODS SAYS 'WILL NO LONGER BE WORKING' WITH COACH SEAN FOLEY

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Friday, December 5, 2014

Full Swing Golf announces return to Golf Europe 2014 trade fair

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/VTSwwQwGokY/86804-Full-Swing-Golf-announces-return-Golf-Europe-2014-trade-fair "We're excited to return to this event and showcase everything Full Swing Golf has to offer," said Brian Arnold, Senior Vice President of International Sales.

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How She Hit That: Lydia Ko's $1.5 million precision

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/11/how-she-hit-that-lydia-kos-15.html The LPGA's youngest multi-millionaire doesn't win by overpowering a golf course with raw speed.Instead of a sledgehammer, Lydia Ko uses a scalpel. At the season-ending CME Group Tour Championship, the

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Tiger Woods shoots down suggestions he is not fit to challenge at the Open 2014 Championships

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3c83d9d8/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Ctheopen0C10A9684730CTiger0EWoods0Eshoots0Edown0Esuggestions0Ehe0Eis0Enot0Efit0Eto0Echallenge0Eat0Ethe0EOpen0E20A140EChampionships0Bhtml/story01.htm Former world No 1 says only acceptable

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Thursday, December 4, 2014

Hunting for Tiger Woods' missing scorecard, from the day he shot 59

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/12/hunting-for-tiger-woods-missin.html ORLANDO, Fla. -- Prior to the 1997 Masters Tournament, Tiger Woods warmed up by shooting 59 at Isleworth Golf & Country Club, the site of the Hero World Challenge that begins today.Playing a money

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Phil Mickelson was wrong to walk out in protest at BMW Championship - he's not being asked to wrestle crocodiles

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3e4baead/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0C110A84640A0CPhil0EMickelson0Ewas0Ewrong0Eto0Ewalk0Eout0Ein0Eprotest0Eat0EBMW0EChampionship0Ehes0Enot0Ebeing0Easked0Eto0Ewrestle0Ecrocodiles0Bhtml/story01.htm James Corrigan's World of

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Ernie Els isn't just a major winner. He's also a club designer

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/ernie-els-is-no-longer-just-a.html By Mike Stachura Some were surprised when Ernie Els signed an endorsement contract with Adams Golf in January, but the real surprise might be that Els helped design the iron he has played since...

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Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Missing Links: Phil Mickelson looking ahead...to 2015 and '16, and Bubba Watson's apology tour

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/08/missing-links-phil-mickelson-l.html Stories of interest you might have missed…Phil Mickelson is looking ahead, not to the Barclays, not to the FedEx Cup playoffs, but to 2015. “Work on my fitness, work on my golf game and really...

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UPDATE 1-Golf-Day finishes strong to share Barclays lead

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/yNvUZNmXzkk/golf-pga-fedexcup-idUKL3N0QT03Z20140823 * McIlroy five strokes off the pace after a 70 (Adds detail, quotes)

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America will soon give up on the Ryder Cup altogether if its teams keep on being hammered

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3ef3be9e/sc/7/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crydercup0C111294980CAmerica0Ewill0Esoon0Egive0Eup0Eon0Ethe0ERyder0ECup0Ealtogether0Eif0Eits0Eteams0Ekeep0Eon0Ebeing0Ehammered0Bhtml/story01.htm Europe's domination of the biennial match

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Tuesday, December 2, 2014

New York Golf Center partners with Cool Clubs for club building

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/a18gyT2uuVA/86385-New-York-Golf-Center-partners-Cool-Clubs-club-building "We are always looking for ways to offer more comprehensive services to our clientele and are in a constant search to expand our offerings," said Josh Chervokas,

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Cleveland Golf announces introduction of new 588 RTX 2.0 wedges

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/dsvLw-oAvxQ/86941-Cleveland-Golf-announces-introduction-new-588-RTX-20-wedges "The evolution of the 588 RTX 2.0 wedges began by enlisting some of the best players in the world and discovering the challenges they face, week in and week

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Golf-European Tour Dunhill Links Championship scores

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/_HTYz3-71Ks/golf-european-scores-idUKISS62815120141002 Oct 2 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the European Tour Dunhill Links Championship at the par-72 course on Thursday in St Andrews
64 Oliver Wilson (Britain) 64
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Monday, December 1, 2014

Bag Boy's T-2000 travel cover awarded Golf Digest Gold Medal

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/OF6Hp2g7Lb4/87281-Bag-Boys-T-2000-Travel-Cover-Awarded-Golf-Digest-Gold-Medal "The T-2000 travel cover has received many accolades for the innovative design of the 360 degree handle," said Craig Ramsbottom, President, Dynamic Brands.

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The Open Championship at Royal Liverpool Golf Club, Hoylake in pictures

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3c960723/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cpicturegalleries0C10A9730A120CThe0EOpen0EChampionship0Eat0ERoyal0ELiverpool0EGolf0EClub0EHoylake0Ein0Epictures0Bhtml/story01.htm The Open 2014 in pictures: Day one of the 2014 Open

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Golf Handicap FAQ: How is Handicap Index Used...

Hosted At http://golf.about.com/cs/handicapping/a/indexoncourse.htm class="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >It's not. On the Thank you for reading



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Sunday, November 30, 2014

Stephen Gallacher four shots adrift of Ryder Cup guarantee after shooting third round 69 at Italian Open

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3dffc53c/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crydercup0C110A657970CStephen0EGallacher0Efour0Eshots0Eadrift0Eof0ERyder0ECup0Eguarantee0Eafter0Eshooting0Ethird0Eround0E690Eat0EItalian0EOpen0Bhtml/story01.htm The Scot needs to leapfrog

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Golf-Ferguson was a guiding light, says victorious McGinley

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/5PfGNUkVdaA/golf-ryder-mcginley-idUKL3N0RU42I20140929 GLENEAGLES, Scotland, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Captain Paul McGinley has saluted Alex Ferguson for his contribution to Europe's triumphant Ryder Cup campaign, calling the former

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Rory McIlroy's Ryder Cup strip show at Gleneagles is such a tease for Stephen Gallacher

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3f072568/sc/8/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crory0Emcilroy0C111346320CRory0EMcIlroys0ERyder0ECup0Estrip0Eshow0Eat0EGleneagles0Eis0Esuch0Ea0Etease0Efor0EStephen0EGallacher0Bhtml/story01.htm Stephen Gallacher says he wants to be the

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Saturday, November 29, 2014

Golf-Singaporean Mamat storms clear in Manila

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/tLa7TcgvPP0/golf-asia-idUKL3N0TC04Q20141122 MANILA, Nov 22 (Reuters) - Singapore veteran Mardan Mamat will take a four shot lead into the final round of the Asian Tour's $1 million Manila Masters after firing a super six-under-par 66

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5 things Rory McIlroy can do to avoid blowing up on Friday

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/5-things-rory-mcilroy-can-do-t.html By Ryan Herrington HOYLAKE, England -- It may be an exaggeration, but only a moderate one. When Rory McIlroy steps to the tee Friday at Royal Liverpool, it might be the most anticipated second

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That successful Jordan Spieth-Patrick Reed four-ball pairing? Thank Steve Stricker

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/09/how-the-jordan-spieth-patrick.html GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed were the unlikely American heroes Friday morning at Gleneagles, and not simply because the two rookies knocked off European Ryder Cup stalwart Ian

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Golf-Wounded soldiers' visit reminds us it's just a game, says Watson

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/lzlPzu36wBU/golf-ryder-watson-idUKL3N0RP3ZC20140924 GLENEAGLES, Scotland, Sept 24 (Reuters) - The U.S. team were widely criticised for aligning themselves with the military during the "War on the Shore" 1991 Ryder Cup but there was

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Friday, November 28, 2014

Stay in style and play Oregon's only Arnold Palmer-designed course with Running Y Ranch's Ultimate Golf Special

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/5NWfB5wdwiM/85696-Stay-style-and-play-Oregons-only-Arnold-Palmer-designed-course-Running-Y-Ranchs-Ultimat Running Y Ranch is situated in the heart of the breathtaking Cascade Mountain range, just across the California border near Klamath

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Patrick Reed faces fine for foul-mouthed outburst including homophobic remark in Shanghai

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/4036e7b8/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0C112130A460CPatrick0EReed0Efaces0Efine0Efor0Efoul0Emouthed0Eoutburst0Eincluding0Ehomophobic0Eremark0Ein0EShanghai0Bhtml/story01.htm American draws unwanted attention again after being

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Thursday, November 27, 2014

Bob Ford signed to host new show on SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/AZ0d7Y4R0yA/87458-Bob-Ford-signed-host-new-show-SiriusXM-PGA-Tour-Radio "I'm really excited to be involved with SiriusXM and to have the opportunity to bring the game closer to fans and players," Bob Ford said. read more

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China's Li becomes youngest OneAsia winner

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/ojHgCK5cOiU/golf-oneasia-china-idUKL3N0S70DF20141012 Oct 12 (Reuters) - China's Li Hao-tong became the youngest winner on the OneAsia Tour after the 19-year-old shrewdly overcame some extreme winds to ease to a four stroke win at the

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How does a Heisman candidate unwind after a game? This one played some (bad) golf

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/09/how-does-a-heisman-candidate-u.html So, how does a leading Heisman Trophy candidate and potential No. 1 pick in the NFL draft unwind after a game? Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota does his homework, if playing golf can be considered

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Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Rory McIlroy's golf clubs lost in transit, proving that pros are just like the rest of us

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/06/rory-mcilroys-golf-clubs-lost.html By Luke Kerr-Dineen By now, it's pretty much happened to every golfer. If it hasn't, be prepared, because it will.Following his T-23 finish at the 2014 U.S. Open, Rory McIlroy was on his way... Thank

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Ryder Cup diary: Scotland reigns supreme and Jack Nicklaus is back

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3eea6283/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crydercup0C111271430CRyder0ECup0Ediary0EScotland0Ereigns0Esupreme0Eand0EJack0ENicklaus0Eis0Eback0Bhtml/story01.htm Jose Maria Olazabal was seen recreating his famous jig as every player

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Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Golf-U.S. PGA Tour Greenbrier Classic scores

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/a-5Zy3Wtx9o/golf-pga-scores-idUKISS30977520140703 July 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the U.S. PGA Tour Greenbrier Classic at the par-70 course on Thursday in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia
64 Jonas Blixt (Sweden)

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Tom Doak to design course for Michigan's Forest Dunes Golf Club

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/n3x0r-I7S8U/86623-Tom-Doak-Comes-Home-Design-Golf-Course-Ages Tom Doak and his team will design and build a reversible course: two distinct layouts using the same greens but playing clockwise one way and counter clockwise the other way.

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Vermont PGA Junior Golf Jamboree tees off at Stowe Country Club

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/VnozBxrrrJo/86344-Vermont-PGA-Junior-Golf-Jamboree-tees-Stowe-Country-Club This Saturday, July 12, the 2014 Vermont PGA Junior Golf Jamboree
will be held at the Stowe Country Club in Stowe, VT. The Jamboree is taking place at the Village

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Monday, November 24, 2014

Rory McIlroy had ONE bad week the entire 2013-14 golf season and it wasn't even all his fault

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/11/rory-mcilroy-had-one-bad-week-in-2014.html Rory McIlroy has always been labeled a streaky golfer. The difference now is that instead of alternating between good and bad performances he only seems to fluctuate between good and great.

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International shorts rule now in effect

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/11/international-shorts-rule-now.html The Sunday Morning Group gives an extra handicap stroke to anyone who wears shorts after November 1 (and two strokes after December 1). It was so cold and windy on Sunday that Gary, our terrific...

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How He Hit That: Ryan Moore's inside-out approach shots

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/11/how-he-hit-that-ryan-moores-ti.html Ryan Moore's swing is one of the PGA Tour's most idiosyncratic, with its early wrist hinge and upright move. It doesn't look "textbook," but, ironically, it's probably the best one for amateur players

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Golf-Furyk leads by three as local hopes fade at Canadian Open

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/7MHaOu_RkQM/golf-pga-idUKL2N0Q10PV20140726 July 26 (Reuters) - American Jim Furyk moved closer to ending a personal winless streak of nearly four years when he earned a three-shot lead after the third round at the Canadian Open in

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The 10 Best Golf Movies of All Time

Hosted At http://golf.about.com/od/videogamestriviahumor/tp/best-golf-movies.htm What are the best golf movies? Here are the Top 10 flicks about golf - and you can add your own selections. Thank you for reading



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Sunday, November 23, 2014

Mitsubishi Rayon introduces the next generation of its Diamana shafts

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/mitsubishi-rayon-introduces-th.html By E. Michael Johnson When Tiger Woods returned to the PGA Tour last week at the Quicken Loans National, he had his usual Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana White Board shaft in his Nike driver. Given... Thank

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Is It a Stroke to Accidentally Bump the Golf...

Hosted At http://golf.about.com/cs/rulesofgolf/a/rulefaq_bumptee.htm From the Golf Rules FAQ, the About.com Golf Guide answers the question, 'Does it count as a stroke if you accidentally bump the ball off the tee at address?' Thank you for reading



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David Feherty: "I guess the idiots at the USGA don't consider [Jack Nicklaus] enough of an expert"

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/08/david-feherty-i-guess-the-idiots-usga.html David Feherty was as candid as ever in a recent interview in Men's Journal. When the subject of how golf can stay relevant with young people, the CBS on-course reporter didn't hold back his

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Saturday, November 22, 2014

Day to forget for Webb Simpson as he struggles all the way through the first session in the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3edf82ef/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crydercup0C111252380CDay0Eto0Eforget0Efor0EWebb0ESimpson0Eas0Ehe0Estruggles0Eall0Ethe0Eway0Ethrough0Ethe0Efirst0Esession0Ein0Ethe0ERyder0ECup0Eat0EGleneagles0Bhtml/story01.htm The

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The Tiger Woods Nostalgia Tour and recalling a remarkable match-play victory

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/the-tiger-woods-nostalgia-tour.html By John Strege The Tiger Woods Nostalgia Tour opens today in Akron, Ohio, site of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, a tournament, we note wistfully, he has won eight times. There was a time that

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INTERVIEW-Golf-Bishop airs lessons learned by U.S. in Cup loss

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/YA1N2TEKxtY/golf-ryder-bishop-idUKL2N0RV1NL20140930 LOS ANGELES, Sept 30 (Reuters) - As the dust settles over yet another Ryder Cup defeat for the United States, PGA of America president Ted Bishop says he would like to see a more

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Georgia stay and play: Check out the Royal Golf Vacation Package from King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort on St. Simons Island

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/fMSS4cx0Tp4/86028-Georgia-stay-and-play-Check-out-Royal-Golf-Vacation-Package-King-and-Prince-Beach-Golf- The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort offers something for everyone, from a fun-filled family trip to a romantic getaway for

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Friday, November 21, 2014

Stay in style and play Oregon's only Arnold Palmer-designed course with Running Y Ranch's Ultimate Golf Special

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/5NWfB5wdwiM/85696-Stay-style-and-play-Oregons-only-Arnold-Palmer-designed-course-Running-Y-Ranchs-Ultimat Running Y Ranch is situated in the heart of the breathtaking Cascade Mountain range, just across the California border near Klamath

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First U.S.-Sino Cup at Nanshan International Golf Club, China

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/vvy-mT7-wPo/86547-US%E2%80%93SINO-CUP-COMPETITION-DEBUTS-CHINA-WORLD-AMATEUR-DATES-NEAR "It was one of the greatest experiences I've had, with great hospitality - from the people, the golf courses, competition, accommodations and food.

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Thursday, November 20, 2014

Stay in style and play Oregon's only Arnold Palmer-designed course with Running Y Ranch's Ultimate Golf Special

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/5NWfB5wdwiM/85696-Stay-style-and-play-Oregons-only-Arnold-Palmer-designed-course-Running-Y-Ranchs-Ultimat Running Y Ranch is situated in the heart of the breathtaking Cascade Mountain range, just across the California border near Klamath

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Golf-Mickelson's cheeky jibe at McIlroy and McDowell

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/9neaWzhMscw/golf-ryder-mickelson-idUKL3N0RP4X620140924 GLENEAGLES, Scotland, Sept 24 (Reuters) - A relaxed Phil Mickelson had his audience rolling in the aisles on Wednesday as he discussed a variety of Ryder Cup topics including an

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2015 Masters Golf Tournament

Hosted At http://golf.about.com/od/majorchampionships/l/bl2015masters.htm Information on the 2015 Masters golf tournament, including dates and qualifying criteria. Thank you for reading



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Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Nadeem Aslam captures win at Faldo Series Pakistan Championship

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/TlNe0ig5Z0k/87123-Top-Honours-Nadeem-Faldo-Series-Pakistan-Championship "Congratulations to the Pakistan Golf Federation on the staging of the championship. It was especially good to see the inclusion of a children's category which fits

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Fantasy Fix: Is Adam Scott your best bet at the Barclays?

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/08/fantasy-fix-is-adam-scott-your.html We are down to the final four events of the 2013-14 PGA Tour season, which means some golfer is about to walk away with a $10 million bonus and fantasy golfers still have time... Thank you for reading



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Golf-McIlroy gives himself a shot with some Barclays practice

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/0IPOIFtiqn0/golf-pga-fedexcup-mcilroy-idUKL4N0QT00C20140823 PARAMUS, New Jersey, Aug 22 (Reuters) - Rory McIlroy blamed a first-round 74 on a lack of preparation, but after putting in extra time on the range, the Northern Irishman came

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Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Max Verstappen beware - the road to greatness is littered with young prodigies who failed to live up to their billing

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3db0aa63/sc/18/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cmotorsport0Cformulaone0C110A466250CMax0EVerstappen0Ebeware0Ethe0Eroad0Eto0Egreatness0Eis0Elittered0Ewith0Eyoung0Eprodigies0Ewho0Efailed0Eto0Elive0Eup0Eto0Etheir0Ebilling0Bhtml/story01.htm

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Did Bubba Watson get a tattoo on one of his fingers?

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/10/bubba-watson-tattoo-hand-finger.html The blog "No Laying Up" pointed out something interesting Wednesday on Twitter. It showed two pictures -- one of Bubba Watson at the Masters this year and the other at the PGA Grand Slam of... Thank

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Report: Tom Watson angered Phil Mickelson, disregarded gift in team meeting

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/10/tom-watson-angered-phil-mickelson-team-room-ryder-cup-2014.html Tom Watson's Ryder Cup captaincy has been the subject of much debate following the United States' five-point loss at Gleneagles, and a recent report from ESPN's Bob

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Monday, November 17, 2014

"But why did it take so long?!" This year's World Golf Hall of Fame class shares a common theme

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/10/why-did-it-take-so-long-this-y.html We're happy for the World Golf Hall of Fame newest foursome: Laura Davies, Mark O'Meara, David Graham and A.W. Tillinghast. But while this accomplished group was announced on Wednesday, you can make

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You probably didn't notice . . . Golf's latest long-driving sensation is a 23-year-old Canadian

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/you-probably-didnt-notice-golf.html By Alex Myers Meet Taylor Pendrith. The 23-year-old Canadian is 6-foot-1, 205 pounds and he can hit a golf ball farther than you can. A LOT farther. Pendrith made his PGA Tour debut at... Thank you

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Mizuno introduces new JPX-850 Driver with Fast Track Technology

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/BzOQB40hWLA/87268-Mizuno-introduces-new-JPX-850-Driver-Fast-Track-Technology "The genius of the new Fast Track Technology is that it adds the dimensions of launch angle and spin rate," said Chuck Couch, Vice President of Product

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The Open 2014: Rhys Enoch will carry the spirit of his younger brother to his first major at Hoylake

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3c344bc7/sc/38/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Ctheopen0C10A9484690CThe0EOpen0E20A140ERhys0EEnoch0Ewill0Ecarry0Ethe0Espirit0Eof0Ehis0Eyounger0Ebrother0Eto0Ehis0Efirst0Emajor0Eat0EHoylake0Bhtml/story01.htm Debut will be full of emotion

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Sunday, November 16, 2014

Mike Fabrizio earns Distinguished Service Award from Carolinas GCSA

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/-bFG00oPDfk/87555-Mike-Fabrizio-earns-Distinguished-Service-Award-Carolinas-GCSA During the Carolinas Golf Course Superintendents Association's annual Conference and Trade Show in Myrtle Beach, S.C., Nov. 17-19, Mike Fabrizio will

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#HelpMeGolfDigest: Bob Kramer tackles fundamentals and the mental game

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/helpmegolfdigest-bob-kramer-ta.html By Matthew Rudy Pennsylvania instructor Bob Kramer has spent 25 years teaching a raft of top LPGA, amateur and AJGA players in metro Philadelphia. He's a two-time Philadelphia PGA section teacher of

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Phil Mickelson was right to criticise Tom Watson in public - the US Ryder Cup cause is in a mess and needs fixing

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3ef924ae/sc/7/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crydercup0C11130A5940CPhil0EMickelson0Ewas0Eright0Eto0Ecriticise0ETom0EWatson0Ein0Epublic0Ethe0EUS0ERyder0ECup0Ecause0Eis0Ein0Ea0Emess0Eand0Eneeds0Efixing0Bhtml/story01.htm Corrigan's

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Stay in style and play Oregon's only Arnold Palmer-designed course with Running Y Ranch's Ultimate Golf Special

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/5NWfB5wdwiM/85696-Stay-style-and-play-Oregons-only-Arnold-Palmer-designed-course-Running-Y-Ranchs-Ultimat Running Y Ranch is situated in the heart of the breathtaking Cascade Mountain range, just across the California border near Klamath

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Saturday, November 15, 2014

The top 5 player theme songs you'll hear at this year's Ryder Cup

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/09/the-top-5-ryder-cup-player-theme-songs.html GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- The first tee at the Ryder Cup on opening day is part sporting event, part sing along. On Friday, the boisterous members of the overwhelmingly pro-European crowd went

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CORRECTION-Golf-Macpherson improves by 10 after naughty 90

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/wd3Ja7km1CE/golf-open-macpherson-idUKL4N0PT40Q20140718 HOYLAKE, England, July 18 (Reuters) - Australia's Bryden Macpherson signed off from the British Open with a round of 80 on Friday but was really quite pleased with himself after a

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Friday, November 14, 2014

The struggles of Phil and Tiger continue at Firestone

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/08/phil-mickelson-tiger-woods-struggle-at-firestone.html By Dave Shedloski AKRON, Ohio -- Confidence is, perhaps, the single most important quality for any golfer, and great golfers have an abundance of it. But it can’t be manufactured.

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Mikko Ilonen shocks Henrik Stenson in World Match Play Championship final for Finland's biggest golfing triumph

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3f9d122e/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0C111733540CMikko0EIlonen0Eshocks0EHenrik0EStenson0Ein0EWorld0EMatch0EPlay0EChampionship0Efinal0Efor0EFinlands0Ebiggest0Egolfing0Etriumph0Bhtml/story01.htm Mikko Ilonen claims Finland's

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Rivals step up pursuit of Rory McIlroy in Race to Dubai

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3ff66cd9/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0C111965560CRivals0Estep0Eup0Epursuit0Eof0ERory0EMcIlroy0Ein0ERace0Eto0EDubai0Bhtml/story01.htm Northern Irishman's absence opens way for rivals ahead of first event of European Tour's

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Thursday, November 13, 2014

Fitness Friday: Two easy core exercises you can do at home

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/10/two-easy-core-exercises-you-ca.html Many people think of the core as solely the abdomen muscles. But there are literally dozens of muscles that help stabilize the body and allow it to move powerfully and athletically. It's better to

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Rory McIlroy suffers woeful start at The Barclays in bid for fourth win in a row

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3dbc5fe3/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crory0Emcilroy0C110A50A0A70A0CRory0EMcIlroy0Esuffers0Ewoeful0Estart0Eat0EThe0EBarclays0Ein0Ebid0Efor0Efourth0Ewin0Ein0Ea0Erow0Bhtml/story01.htm Northern Irishman says he needs to catch up

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Wednesday, November 12, 2014

How He Hit That: Rory McIlroy's British Open putting spot

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/how-he-hit-that-rory-mcilroys.html By Matthew Rudy Rory McIlroy relied on two code words as triggers during his wire-to-wire win at Hoylake, "process" for full shots and "spot" for putts. Both keys obviously did what they were

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Scotty Cameron wings it with new Futura X5

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/10/scotty-cameron-wings-it-with-n.html Although Titleist is testing its new Pro V1 and Pro V1x golf balls with its tour staff in Las Vegas this week, those spheres won’t be available to the public for some time. That’s no... Thank you

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Ryder Cup 2014: Paul McGinley ready to overlook Luke Donald after Stephen Gallacher's heroics at Italian Open

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3e04ce0d/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crydercup0C110A669490CRyder0ECup0E20A140EPaul0EMcGinley0Eready0Eto0Eoverlook0ELuke0EDonald0Eafter0EStephen0EGallachers0Eheroics0Eat0EItalian0EOpen0Bhtml/story01.htm Stephen Gallacher

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Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Leadbetter Golf Academy at Spain's five-star La Manga Club to open

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/9D6-ELAsULo/86704-DAVID-LEADBETTER-OPEN-NEW-LA-MANGA-CLUB-GOLF-ACADEMY David Leadbetter will be on hand to officially open his new Leadbetter Golf Academy at Spain's five-star La Manga Club resort Sept. 15. Leadbetter's latest academy

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KENTWOOL congratulates Bubba Watson on win at WGC-HSBC Champions

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/zJyfjLir2H0/87593-KENTWOOL-congratulates-Bubba-Watson-win-WGC-HSBC-Champions "With his length and incredible creativity, Bubba is always a crowd favorite and threat to win," said Mark Kent, CEO and President of KENTWOOL. "It's

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The complete evolution of Rory McIlroy's hat

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/the-evolution-or-rory-mcilroys.html By Luke Kerr-Dineen HOYLAKE, England -- Rory McIlroy all but cemented his status as a secret American on Tuesday at the British Open, wearing what can only be described as a flat brimmish-style hat...

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Monday, November 10, 2014

Ted Bishop's brutal sacking backed by LPGA Tour

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3fd39c9c/sc/38/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0C111879750CTed0EBishops0Ebrutal0Esacking0Ebacked0Eby0ELPGA0ETour0Bhtml/story01.htm Ted Bishop's swift sacking as PGA president for calling Ian Poulter 'a little girl' welcomed by angry

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Rory McIlroy ranks the glory of winning the FedEx Cup for the first time above the £7.1m payday it would bring

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3e56ec02/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crory0Emcilroy0C110A882740CRory0EMcIlroy0Eranks0Ethe0Eglory0Eof0Ewinning0Ethe0EFedEx0ECup0Efor0Ethe0Efirst0Etime0Eabove0Ethe0E70B1m0Epayday0Eit0Ewould0Ebring0Bhtml/story01.htm World No1

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UPDATE 2-Golf-Beware glint in Watson's eye, McGinley warns Europe

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/_Gj22CFMZjY/golf-ryder-idUKL3N0RN4MO20140922 GLENEAGLES, Scotland, Sept 22 (Reuters) - Paul McGinley rates his Ryder Cup team as one of the strongest assembled by Europe but he will be mindful this week of the special influence rival

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Sunday, November 9, 2014

Throwback Thursday: Tom Watson wasn't the first captain to be thrown under the bus by his players

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/10/throwback-thursday-tom-watson.html The history of players publicly trashing their own Ryder Cup captain -- which Phil Mickelson and "anonymous team sources" did with such aplomb last month in Scotland to U.S. captain Tom Watson -- is

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This is how to enjoy golf, according to a 9-year-old girl

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/10/this-is-how-to-enjoy-golf-acco.html Reddit user Unismoker says that he's taken his daughter to the course a couple of times now, and apparently it left a lasting impression, because she's come up with a new set of rules.The list,

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Golf-O'Meara out of British Open with elbow problem

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/G4Nh-3PjelI/golf-open-omeara-idUKL6N0PL50Z20140710 July 10 (Reuters) - Former winner Mark O'Meara has withdrawn from next week's British Open because of an elbow problem, his agent said on Thursday.

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PGA of America President Ted Bishop copies Rickie Fowler, gets "USA" shaved on his head

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/09/pga-of-america-president-ted-bishop-rickie-fowler-shaves-usa.html Yes, really."I thought it was great," Bishop told PGA.com. "I thought it was terrific. It brings a spirit, a light spirit to the team and I wouldn't be

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Michael Jordan had a really good time at the Ryder Cup (as usual)

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/09/michael-jordan-ryder-cup-gleneagles.html GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Michael Jordan is arguably the greatest basketball player of all time, but in recent years he's also become one of U.S. golf's greatest supporters. Jordan has become a

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Saturday, November 8, 2014

US Ryder Cup team choices

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3def95fe/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csponsored0Csport0Cstandard0Elife0Eryder0Ecup0C110A615790Cus0Eteam0Echoices0Bhtml/story01.htm With Hunter Mahan certain to be included in the US team, who will be Tom Watson's final pick for The Ryder

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Ian Poulter reminds the Ryder Cup why he is Europe's 'Mr Postman'

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3ee32750/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crydercup0C111257120CIan0EPoulter0Ereminds0Ethe0ERyder0ECup0Ewhy0Ehe0Eis0EEuropes0EMr0EPostman0Bhtml/story01.htm Oliver Brown: Ian Poulter finally delivered for Europe with a brilliant

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Friday, November 7, 2014

Eagle lights the touchpaper for Rory McIlroy as he charges through the field at Alfred Dunhill Links Championship

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3f193156/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crory0Emcilroy0C11140A1280CEagle0Elights0Ethe0Etouchpaper0Efor0ERory0EMcIlroy0Eas0Ehe0Echarges0Ethrough0Ethe0Efield0Eat0EAlfred0EDunhill0ELinks0EChampionship0Bhtml/story01.htm World No1

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Golf-Lahiri revels in hectic dash from honeymoon to Hoylake

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/E9CLwirP7iU/golf-open-asia-lahiri-idUKL4N0PM0XH20140711 July 11 (Reuters) - Preparing for marriage can be both a meticulous and arduous process but for newlywed golfer Anirban Lahiri it is a case of "get me to the course on time" after

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PREVIEW-Golf-Lofty playoff ranking gives Bubba East Lake boost

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/qhOz4HcNa98/golf-pga-idUKL1N0R800G20140909 ATLANTA, Sept 9 (Reuters) - Bubba Watson has never been a great fan of East Lake Golf Club but he is excited to be at the iconic venue for this week's Tour Championship where he carries his

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Thursday, November 6, 2014

Bill Belichick makes fun of a reporter for wearing golf shoes to a press conference

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/09/bill-belichick-makes-fun-of-a.html Bill Belichick's press conferences are usually dull, cliche-filled affairs -- after all, the man did only smile seven times last season. But the New England Patriots head coach got off to an early

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Shimada Shafts, Iguana Grips win U.S. Senior Open Championship

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/5RfqvXXJlLY/86434-Shimada-Shafts-Iguana-Grips-win-US-Senior-Open-Championship "Once again, we are pleased to report that Shimada shafts and Iguana grips were a part of another Senior Major Championship," said Jeremy Glanzer. "Better

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Tiger Woods does not deserve scorn directed at him - he is one of the game's greatest who broke down barriers

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3d31d2d9/sc/7/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Ctigerwoods0C110A12730A0CTiger0EWoods0Edoes0Enot0Edeserve0Escorn0Edirected0Eat0Ehim0Ehe0Eis0Eone0Eof0Ethe0Egames0Egreatest0Ewho0Ebroke0Edown0Ebarriers0Bhtml/story01.htm Corrigan's World of

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Wednesday, November 5, 2014

These are the best golf beverage bottles, and I'm not kidding

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/these-are-the-best-golf-bevera.html By David OwenUsually, the “tee gift” you receive for playing in a golf tournament is something you either don’t want or already have a dozen of, like a bag that isn’t the

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A summer outfit that will have you styling

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/06/summer-style.html By Alex HolmesThis summer we'll pull a bunch of looks that work piece by piece or all rigged together to have you looking trendy on and off the course.Good style is about balance. Focus your... Thank you for reading

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Beau Hossler's summer looks a lot like Tiger Woods' summer of '94

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/08/beau-hosslers-summer-looks-a-l.html By John Strege The summer of Beau Hossler heads toward its final chapter next week, and if history is the guide, you’re looking at the next U.S. Amateur champion. Beau Hossler with the Western

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Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Nike's Lunar Adapt shoes will have women wanting to wear them off the course

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/the-casual-look-of-nikes-lunar.html By Keely Levins Nike has added the athletic, spikeless Lunar Adapt to its women’s golf shoe line. The two-tone, waffle-pattern bottom is designed to keep your feet close to the ground to help

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Golf-European Tour French Open scores

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/yjIVskVWobM/golf-european-scores-idUKISS30033820140703 July 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the European Tour French Open at the par-71 course on Thursday in Paris
64 Kevin Stadler (U.S.) 64
65 Marcel Siem

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Golf-Debut has come at just the right time, says proud Gallacher

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/nPScUrTr1Sg/golf-ryder-gallacher-idUKL3N0RP3GH20140924 GLENEAGLES, Scotland, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Stephen Gallacher has had to wait 19 years to bring his Ryder Cup dreams to life but the seasoned European Tour campaigner believes the

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Monday, November 3, 2014

Michelle Wie claims first major title with US Women's Open win 12 years after making her first major cut

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3bc77b9c/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0C10A9193760CMichelle0EWie0Eclaims0Efirst0Emajor0Etitle0Ewith0EUS0EWomens0EOpen0Ewin0E120Eyears0Eafter0Emaking0Eher0Efirst0Emajor0Ecut0Bhtml/story01.htm American finally lives up to the

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Europe lead USA 5-3 after first day of Ryder Cup despite losing starts for Rory McIlroy and Ian Poulter

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3edd9d7e/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crydercup0C111248120CEurope0Elead0EUSA0E50E30Eafter0Efirst0Eday0Eof0ERyder0ECup0Edespite0Elosing0Estarts0Efor0ERory0EMcIlroy0Eand0EIan0EPoulter0Bhtml/story01.htm Europe 5 USA 3: Hosts

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Ye Wo Cheng enjoys victory at Faldo Series China Championship

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/bjde-7EN6O4/86398-Imperious-Ye-Enjoys-Runaway-Success-Faldo-Series-China-Championship "Clearly, Ye is a young man of exceptional potential," said six-time Major championship winner Sir Nick Faldo, Britain's most successful golfer,

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Sunday, November 2, 2014

Ryder Cup 2014, Europe team announcement: as it happened - Luke Donald misses out

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3e123a8b/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crydercup0C110A696440CRyder0ECup0E20A140EEurope0Eteam0Eannouncement0Eas0Eit0Ehappened0ELuke0EDonald0Emisses0Eout0Bhtml/story01.htm Live coverage of the Europe Ryder Cup team announcement

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GIF: Henrik Stenson continues a British Open tradition, snaps a club in anger

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/gif-henrik-stenson-continues-a.html By Luke Kerr-Dineen It's actually kind of odd because Henrik Stenson is, by all accounts, a genuinely nice guy. His alter-ego, on the other hand, might need to work on his temper a bit. The...

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Justin Rose claims Quicken Loans National title after play-off for first victory since last year's US Open

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3c003c20/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0C10A9345120CJustin0ERose0Eclaims0EQuicken0ELoans0ENational0Etitle0Eafter0Eplay0Eoff0Efor0Efirst0Evictory0Esince0Elast0Eyears0EUS0EOpen0Bhtml/story01.htm Justin Rose's sixth PGA Tour title

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Saturday, November 1, 2014

Michelle Wie makes a mesmerizing time-lapse video of herself painting

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/08/michelle-wie-makes-a-mesmerizi.html If you like Michelle Wie, or you're an artist who's a fan of the LPGA Tour, you'll probably know that the reigning U.S. Women's Open champion really enjoys painting. She prefers water color and

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Fact Check: Does experience really matter at the Ryder Cup?

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/09/fact-check-does-experience-rea.html Captains Tom Watson and Paul McGinley each finalized their Ryder Cup teams on Tuesday. McGinley opted for Stephen Gallacher, Ian Poulter and Lee Westwood, who have played in zero, four and seven

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Rory McIlroy claims 'this is the best I have ever been mentally' after victory at the WGC Bridgestone Invitational

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3d2a19af/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crory0Emcilroy0C110A10A6610CRory0EMcIlroy0Eclaims0Ethis0Eis0Ethe0Ebest0EI0Ehave0Eever0Ebeen0Ementally0Eafter0Evictory0Eat0Ethe0EWGC0EBridgestone0EInvitational0Bhtml/story01.htm Rory

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Friday, October 31, 2014

ClubCrown signs Larry Nelson and son Drew as Brand Ambassadors

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/-GhkGqmHbcY/86389-ClubCrown-signs-Larry-Nelson-and-son-Drew-Brand-Ambassadors "To have them join us lends a tremendous amount of credibility to the program," said Bear Miller, head of ClubCrown's Brand Ambassador program. "We were

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Wilson Staff pushing lightweight limits

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/10/wilson-staff-pushing-lightweig.html The theory about making clubs lighter is less weight should make the club easier to swing faster. But it’s not that simple. “Lightweight is fairly easy to do,” says Michael Vrska, director of

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Sergio Garcia was useless in 2008 Ryder Cup, says former Europe captain Nick Faldo

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3edc5ca3/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crydercup0C111240A10A0CSergio0EGarcia0Ewas0Euseless0Ein0E20A0A80ERyder0ECup0Esays0Eformer0EEurope0Ecaptain0ENick0EFaldo0Bhtml/story01.htm Losing Europe captain at Valhalla six years ago

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Thursday, October 30, 2014

Bandon's Mike Keiser keeps building golf courses when others are shutting them down

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/bandons-mike-keiser-keeps-buil.html By Peter Finch Like a lot of people I know, I got home from a recent trip to Oregon’s Bandon Dunes Golf Resort and immediately began dreaming about my next visit. Developer Mike Keiser... Thank you

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Golf-Flawless rookie Smith takes two stroke lead in Japan

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/pm9DWdN5cmY/golf-asian-japan-idUKL3N0RQ3HJ20140925 TOKYO, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Australian rookie Cameron Smith carded a flawless five-under-par 66 to take a two-stroke lead over his more illustrious rivals after the opening round of the

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Keegan Bradley poured ice water over his head because Rickie Fowler told him to

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/06/keegan-bradley-poured-ice-wate.html By Luke Kerr-Dineen Consider this a public service announcement:There's a trend sweeping across Instagram called the Ice Bucket Challenge. It's pretty simple: someone will film themselves pouring a

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Three winners of the 2014 GCSAA Student Essay Contest announced

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/n7qmnEc8Ui4/86258-Three-winners-2014-GCSAA-Student-Essay-Contest-announced "On behalf of the association's 18,000 members, I offer my sincere congratulations to James, Jesse and Derek on their achievements," said GCSAA President Keith A.

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Wednesday, October 29, 2014

FACTBOX-Golf-Most Ryder Cup appearances for Europe and United States

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/GgIz1MBSwzU/golf-ryder-appearances-idUKL6N0RQ3YM20140925 GLENEAGLES, Scotland, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Factbox on the
most Ryder Cup appearances for Europe and the United States.
Phil Mickelson will make his 10th Ryder Cup appearance

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Fantasy Fix: Why Jason Dufner is excited about being at Firestone even if he doesn't look like it

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/07/fantasy-fix-why-jason-dufner-i.html By Alex Myers We've arrived at the PGA Tour's annual stop at Firestone CC, meaning we've officially reached crunch time for golf's biggest stars. This week sets off a busy stretch that includes

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Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Missing Links: Lehman joins Ryder Cup revamp chorus, and 'prodding and pampering' part of captaincy

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/10/missing-links-lehman-joins-ryd.html Stories of interest you might have missed… Tom Lehman, himself a former captain of a losing U.S. team, says it’s time for the PGA of America to reevaluate its Ryder Cup strategy. "Part of what...

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You can pay to be Rickie Fowler's caddie for a day. Here's how

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/08/you-can-pay-to-be-rickie-fowle.html Do you like Rickie Fowler a lot? So much that you might even want to caddie for him one day? Ok, well, there's a way:As part of an ongoing auction through CharityBuzz, people can place... Thank you

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Why it's worth watching the Asia-Pacific Amateur this weekend

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/10/why-you-might-want-to-tune-in.html When the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship was created in 2009 -- dangling the carrot of an invitation into the Masters for the winner -- the belief was that Australian golfers would be the biggest

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Monday, October 27, 2014

Tiger Woods returns to Valhalla where he beat Bob May to rescue his 'Tigerslam' after one of golf's most famous duels

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3d1f3975/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Ctigerwoods0C110A0A78620CTiger0EWoods0Ereturns0Eto0EValhalla0Ewhere0Ehe0Ebeat0EBob0EMay0Eto0Erescue0Ehis0ETigerslam0Eafter0Eone0Eof0Egolfs0Emost0Efamous0Eduels0Bhtml/story01.htm James

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Golf Channel begins coverage of 2014-15 PGA Tour season this week

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/nwc91Qvv6u8/87264-Golf-Channel-begins-coverage-2014-15-PGA-Tour-season-week The 2014-15 PGA TOUR season starts with a clean slate as players begin the year-long quest to qualify for the 2015 FedExCup Playoffs. Live coverage of the

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Georgia stay and play: Check out the Royal Golf Vacation Package from King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort on St. Simons Island

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/fMSS4cx0Tp4/86028-Georgia-stay-and-play-Check-out-Royal-Golf-Vacation-Package-King-and-Prince-Beach-Golf- The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort offers something for everyone, from a fun-filled family trip to a romantic getaway for

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Sunday, October 26, 2014

Rory McIlroy's father in line for share of £200k after betting on son to win the Open before age of 26

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3caa098d/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crory0Emcilroy0C10A9785530CRory0EMcIlroys0Efather0Ein0Eline0Efor0Eshare0Eof0E20A0Ak0Eafter0Ebetting0Eon0Eson0Eto0Ewin0Ethe0EOpen0Ebefore0Eage0Eof0E260Bhtml/story01.htm Gerry McIlroy

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Missing Links: Stenson's fortune lost and fortune found, and Lou Holtz' other favorite sport

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/09/missing-links-stensons-fortune.html Stories of interest you might have missed... Henrik Stenson lost a fortune to fraud in the Allen Stanford case and made a fortune ($11.4 million) by winning the Tour Championship and FedEx Cup last

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What They Said, What They Meant: Phil And Tom Edition!

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/09/what-they-said-what-they-meant-6.html We don't want to overwork our What They Said/Meant algorithm too hard since the entire American Ryder Cup press conference might just implode our carefully crafted formula designed to occasionally

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Saturday, October 25, 2014

Vegas Golf The Game is new "on the golf course" gambling game

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/Ou3hMpIrNPk/87278-Vegas-Golf-Course-Gambling-Game Looking for the perfect holiday gift for the golfer that has everything? Vegas Golf The Game is an "On The Golf Course" game that incorporates authentic poker chips. read more

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Ryder Cup 2014 teams will be pampered beyond their dreams at Gleneagles Hotel

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3ec48d82/sc/10/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crydercup0C111172490CRyder0ECup0E20A140Eteams0Ewill0Ebe0Epampered0Ebeyond0Etheir0Edreams0Eat0EGleneagles0EHotel0Bhtml/story01.htm Every luxury demanded is provided for the teams at their

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Central Florida golf vacation package deal: Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Mission Inn Resort & Club, northwest or Orlando

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/4pnHTBEEu5o/84681-Central-Florida-golf-vacation-package-deal-Celebrate-50th-anniversary-Mission-Inn-Resor Help celebrate Mission Inn Resort & Club's 50th anniversary! Enjoy this complete package while golfing on the resort's two

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Friday, October 24, 2014

Golf-Stenson to meet Ilonen in all-Nordic Match Play final

Hosted At http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/UKGolfNews/~3/f3KcSc__7bg/golf-european-semis-idUKL3N0SE0AA20141019 ASH, England, Oct 19 (Reuters) - Henrik Stenson holed a 25-foot birdie putt at the last to beat South African George Coetzee by one hole and set up an all-Nordic final at the Volvo

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Eagle lights the touchpaper for Rory McIlroy as he charges through the field at Alfred Dunhill Links Championship

Hosted At http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568598/s/3f193156/sc/13/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Csport0Cgolf0Crory0Emcilroy0C11140A1280CEagle0Elights0Ethe0Etouchpaper0Efor0ERory0EMcIlroy0Eas0Ehe0Echarges0Ethrough0Ethe0Efield0Eat0EAlfred0EDunhill0ELinks0EChampionship0Bhtml/story01.htm World No1

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Thursday, October 23, 2014

Virginia's Kingsmill Resort offers Stay More and Save package

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/-WwfLFqqx-c/87087-Kingsmill-Resort-Let%E2%80%99s-go%E2%80%A6While-We%E2%80%99re-Young-Guests Kingsmill Resort is known for its championship golf so the game's famous phrase "while we're young" is an ideal way to describe a special

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Make The Turn Challenge #29: Walk To Win

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/09/make-the-turn-challenge-29-wal.html Golf is the ultimate lifestyle sport. There are many ways that the game engages our minds, bodies and senses. It's both competitive and social, full of moments of challenge and personal discovery.

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Ryder Cup legend Colin Montgomerie leads Europe to 2-stroke victory over U.S. at Johnnie Walker Ryder Cup media event

Hosted At http://feeds.worldgolf.com/~r/wgw-todayissue/~3/zImaDxITJhU/87128-RYDER-CUP-LEGEND-COLIN-MONTGOMERIE-LEADS-EUROPE-TWO-STROKE-VICTORY-OVER-US-JOHNNIE-WALK Colin Montgomerie: "I was impressed with the efforts of both teams. I thought the Americans put up a great fight but some clinical

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Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Top courses deny President Obama's request to play golf, Donald Trump responds

Hosted At http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/09/report-top-golf-courses-deny-p.html This article has been updated since it was originally published on September 10th, 2014. President Barack Obama's golf habits have been in the headlines a lot in recent weeks, and that

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Phoenix vacation package deal: Stay and play for less at Ak-Chin Southern Dunes, one of the great golf courses in Arizona

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