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March 8, 2009

Y.E. Yang wins the Honda Classic

He becomes only the second Korean to win on the PGA Tour Alone in front throughout, Yang shot a final round of 2-under 68 Sunday to finish one shot ahead of John Rollins and pick up his first PGA Tour victory. The Korean took command with three straight birdies on... [Full Story]

Rating: 2.2/ (5 votes cast)

March 2, 2009

Matchless- Geoff Ogilvy wins Accenture Match Play Championship

He has won the tournament twice and finished second over the last four years. From AP- Geoff Ogilvy has been better than anyone in match play over the last four years. One of these days, he might find out if that includes Tiger Woods. Even without the world's No. 1... [Full Story]

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February 19, 2009

Tiger Woods to return next week at Match Play

He's back. Eight months after winning the U.S. Open on one good leg, a healthy Tiger Woods is returning to golf. Woods said on his Web site Thursday that he will defend his title next week in the Accenture Match Play Championship, believing his reconstructed left knee and his game... [Full Story]

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February 17, 2009

LPGA Sponsor charged with massive fraud by the SEC

Another tournament looks to be in trouble now. From AP- NEW YORK - Federal regulators on Tuesday charged Texas financier R. Allen Stanford and three of his firms with a "massive" fraud that centered around high-interest-rate certificates of deposit, and raided some of the companies' offices. In a complaint filed... [Full Story]

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February 16, 2009

Dustin Johnson wins rain shortened AT&T Pebble Beach

I was so looking forward to some Monday golf. From AP- Some 40 hours after hitting his last shot, Dustin Johnson won the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am on Monday when rain created a small river through one fairway and flooded greens, forcing officials to cancel the final round. Johnson... [Full Story]

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December 11, 2008

Corey Pavin named US Ryder Cup Captain for 2010

The United States pulled a stunning upset in the biennial matches last September. From AP- Corey Pavin has been selected the next U.S. captain for the Ryder Cup, leading a team in 2010 that will try to successfully defend the cup for the first time since 1993. Pavin is a... [Full Story]

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November 3, 2008

Honesty wins

Ryan Palmer still wins the Gin sur Mer after calling a penalty stroke on himself. Palmer, who was at No. 143 on the money list with two tournaments remaining, had to call a penalty on himself and made bogey on the 10th hole, then took double bogey on the next... [Full Story]

Rating: 4/ (1 votes cast)

September 22, 2008

Tiger Who? And Other U.S. Ryder Cup Victory Thoughts

U.S. Ryder Cup victories since 2000 with Tiger Woods: 0 U.S. Ryder Cup victories since 2000 without Tiger Woods: 1 Just sayin'.... I'm kidding, of course. The U.S. Ryder Cup team was a big underdog against the Europeans, but man oh man, did captain Paul Azinger push all the right... [Full Story]

Rating: 4/ (1 votes cast)

September 15, 2008

Ryder Cup course damaged by storm

The biennial matches begin on Friday. From AP- LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Strong wind felled a TV tower and some trees at Valhalla Golf Club on Sunday, five days before the start of the Ryder Cup. Kerry Haigh, managing director of championships and business development for the PGA of America said... [Full Story]

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September 3, 2008

Former US Open Golf Champ Tommy Bolt dead at 92

Bolt was best remembered for his temper and tendency to throw golf clubs. The AP article below reports this thoroughly. What the wire service fails to report, is Bolt's impact on present day golf. Namely the Senior or Champions Tour. The Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf event in 1979 probably... [Full Story]

Rating: 5/ (1 votes cast)

September 2, 2008

Paul Azinger names his four Ryder Cup Captain's selections

Three of whom have never played in the matches before. From AP- The U.S. Ryder Cup team was completed Monday morning when captain Paul Azinger named Chad Campbell, Steve Stricker, Hunter Mahan and J.B. Holmes as his four at-large selections. They join Phil Mickelson, Jim Furyk, Stewart Cink, Kenny Perry,... [Full Story]

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August 10, 2008

When Irish eyes are smiling...again- Padrig Harrington wins the PGA Championship

Three weeks after winning his 2nd consecutive British Open, Ireland's Padrig Harrington wins the PGA Championship. Back to back 66s gave Harrington a two-shot win over Sergio Garcia and Ben Curtis. Harrington has been a top European golfer for a decade. I thought he could win a major one day,... [Full Story]

Rating: 5/ (1 votes cast)

August 7, 2008

PGA Championship starts today

156 players will be teeing it up at the Oakland Hills Country Club outside of Detroit Michigan. Defending champion Tiger Woods is not in the field due to recent knee surgery. I'm just out of the hospital and less than a week from having heart surgery. So I'm not really... [Full Story]

Rating: 5/ (1 votes cast)

July 22, 2008

Michelle Wie to play in another PGA Tour event

She will tee it up in next week's Reno-Tahoe Open. Fresh off a disqualification on the LPGA Tour, Michelle Wie has decided to tee it up against the men, again. Wie will play next week in the Legends Reno-Tahoe Open, the first time she'll play on the PGA Tour this... [Full Story]

Rating: 5/ (2 votes cast)

July 21, 2008

Just how often has Greg Norman come close to winning a major championship

Much was made of the Shark having the lead going into the final round of a major championship yesterday. The 2008 British Open marking the seventh time Norman didn't win on Sunday when in that position. The one exception- The 86 British Open. Gene Wojciechowski at ESPN writes- Yes, this... [Full Story]

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July 20, 2008

Irish Eyes are smiling- Padrig Harrington wins the British Open for the 2nd consecutive year

The Irish golfer won by four shots over Ian Poulter. Greg Norman, who had the lead going into the final round, finished tied for third with Henrik Stenson. Jim Furyk was the low American, finishing tied for 5th with amateur Chris Wood. A four-shot margin victory usually denotes a tournament... [Full Story]

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July 18, 2008

British Open after 36 holes- KJ Choi leads by one shot

The seven-time PGA Tour winner has never finished better than third in a major championship. From AP- K.J. Choi rolled in a 25-foot birdie on the final hole for a 3-under 67 in more gloom and wind along the Irish Sea, giving him his first lead in a major championship.... [Full Story]

Rating: 1/ (1 votes cast)

July 16, 2008

Defending British Open Champ Padraig Harrington has a sore right wrist

However the Irish golfer thinks he will be able to tee it up when play begins tomorrow. SOUTHPORT, England -- If this was nearly any other week, Padraig Harrington would already be home. Instead, he was strolling around blustery Royal Birkdale, still trying to cope with the pain in his... [Full Story]

Rating: 1/ (1 votes cast)

July 13, 2008

Kenny Perry wins the John Deere, skips the British Open

The 47-year-old PGA Tour veteran won for the third time this year. Beating two players in a playoff. Perry now stands #2 on the 2008 money list, only behind Tiger Woods. Much has been made about Perry deciding to first skip US Open, and now the British Open. I'm of... [Full Story]

Rating: 1/ (1 votes cast)

July 10, 2008

Former PGA Tour player Mike Souchak dead at 81

Mike Souchak won 15 tour events in a career that lasted over a decade. He was an accomplished college football player and shot the lowest score ever in PGA history for 72 holes at the 1955 Texas Open. That record stood for over four decades. RIP. DURHAM, N.C. (AP)--Former PGA... [Full Story]

Rating: 1/ (1 votes cast)

June 18, 2008

Tiger Woods will not play the rest of 2008

This news comes two days after Woods defeated Rocco Mediate in a playoff. Tiger Woods will miss the rest of the season because of a left knee that will require more surgery, a person with knowledge of the decision said Wednesday. Woods had surgery to clean out cartilage April 15,... [Full Story]

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June 15, 2008

Tiger Woods, Rocco Mediate, A US Open playoff, and 13

There will be an 18 hole playoff tomorrow to determine the US Open Champion. 64-time PGA Tour winner, 13-time Major Champion, maybe the greatest golfer ever to play the game Tiger Woods versus five-time PGA Tour winner, Zero major champion tour journeyman Rocco Mediate. The playoff has the smell of... [Full Story]

Rating: 2.8/ (4 votes cast)

June 14, 2008

Another clueless idiot writing about pro golf

Associated Press who uses two-time Knucklehead winner Doug Ferguson to cover pro golf, now employs another similarly incompetent writer. His name is Eddie Pells. Pells writes- Woods is in search of his 14th major win and his first U.S. Open since 2002. His seven closest pursuers (OK, so Appleby isn't... [Full Story]

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US Open half way completed- Stuart Appleby leads Tiger Woods and two others by one

With 36 holes to go, and with Tiger standing only shot back, some people are ready to crown the World's best golfer as US Open champion already. I'm not one of them. Only a week ago we had a similar storyline forming at the LPGA. #1 woman golfer Lorena Ochoa... [Full Story]

Rating: 5/ (1 votes cast)

June 11, 2008

Tour event in Atlanta discontinued due to lack of sponsor

The demise of the tournament had been rumored for a few months but it is still shocking. From AP- ATLANTA -- Atlanta is losing its regular PGA Tour event year after four decades because it could not find a title sponsor, paving the way for the Valero Texas Open to... [Full Story]

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