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Jul 24 - Jul 27

RBC Canadian Open

The Royal Montreal Golf Club, LLe Bizard, Canada

Purse: $5,700,000

Previous Winner: Brandt Snedeker

1 hr ago | Northern Michigan News

Weir, DeLaet look to end 60-year Canadian drought

"It's going to end at some point, so hopefully, if not myself, it's another Canadian that gets it done this week," said Weir, one of 19 Canadians in the field for the tournament that starts Thursday at Royal Montreal.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Graham Delaet, Golfers, Tiger Woods, David Hearn, Tom Kite, Andy Bean

5 hrs ago |

Watson: Porthcawl is tougher than Hoylake

"This is a great test of golf, I fell in love with it immediately," said Watson, a three-time British Seniors winner.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golfers, Tom Watson, PGA Golf, British Open, Fred Couples, Colin Montgomerie

9 hrs ago |

Tiger Woods tipping horrendous: Karma for lousy gratuity seen in faltering golf?

If Tiger Woods wants to turn his karma around, he might want to start with his tipping habits.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Tiger Woods, Golfers, Phil Mickelson

13 hrs ago | The Sand Trap

Lowest TV Ratings for Open Championship in ESPN Tenure

I think ESPN's coverage is better than any of the other networks provide and the Sunday round was no earlier than normal .

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Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Rory McIlroy is poised to be golfa s next big thing

HOYLAKE, England >> Golf has been looking for the next big star the last five years, and Rory McIlroy is the most obvious candidate.


Related Topix: More Sports, Rory McIlroy, Golfers, PGA Golf, Sports, Tennis, US Open

Business Journal

Wanna watch Steve Ballmer play golf? How about Fred Couples?

Steve Ballmer, left, will team with golf pro Fred Couples on Aug. 4 at a benefit event at TPC Snoqualmie Ridge.


Related Topix: Golfers, Fred Couples

Elway hits the greens on eve of training camp

The Denver Broncos boss spent his last hours of summer vacation playing a nine-hole exhibition Tuesday at Cherry Hills Country Club, site of this year's BMW Championship, in a friendly foursome that included defending champion Zach Johnson.


Related Topix: More Sports, Zach Johnson, PGA Golf

Korea Herald

Asian stars excited for LPGA team showdown

After two decades of watching U.S. and European women golfers play for the Solheim Cup, top worldwide rivals have their chance at a team title in the LPGA International Crown.


Related Topix: More Sports, U.S. Women's Open, Kraft Nabisco Championship, LPGA Golf, Golfers, Yani Tseng, Teresa Lu, Candie Kung

Burnley Citizen

Claret Jug 'needs a bit of a clean'

Open champion Rory McIlroy was unable to show off his prized Claret Jug to Northern Ireland's political leaders today, admitting it needed a good clean after a big night out celebrating.


Related Topix: Rory McIlroy, Golfers

The Sand Trap

HBO Real Sports: The Downturn in the Golf Industry

Host Bryant Gumbel speaks with industry leaders, including Jack Nicklaus, the most decorated golfer of all time, about the state of the sport.


Related Topix: Jack Nicklaus, Golfers

Mon Jul 21, 2014

KGW-TV Portland

Almost every major sporting championship in 2014 has disappointed

Rory McIlroy's wire-to-wire win at the British Open continued a disturbing trend of major sporting events culminating with a drama-free final.


Related Topix: More Sports, Rory McIlroy, Golfers, PGA Golf, Tiger Woods, Sergio Garcia, Summer Olympic, Lionel Messi, Sports, Mikaela Shiffrin, Olympic Snowboarding, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports

Golf Tidbits: McIlroy overpowers Hoylake

Armed with a 6-stroke lead entering the final round, pundits wondered what Rory McIlroy's game plan would be on Sunday at the Open Championship.


Related Topix: More Sports, Rory McIlroy, Golfers, PGA Golf, Tiger Woods, Jack Nicklaus, Bob May

Rory vaults to No. 2 in world with Open win

Rory McIlroy won his third major title last weekend with a 2-shot victory at the Open Championship, and that saw him jump up to No.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf

Detroit News

NHL star Alex Ovechkin, tennis star Maria Kirilenko end engagement

Two months after golfer Rory McIlroy broke off his engagement to Danish tennis star Caroline Wozniacki, Russian tennis player Maria Kirilenko says she has called off her planned wedding to three-time NHL MVP Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals.


Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Tennis, Maria Kirilenko, Rory McIlroy, Golfers, Caroline Wozniacki

The News Tribune

The Open Championship Final Round News & Notes

Rickie Fowler is putting together one of the best major championship seasons a player could have without actually winning one of the big four.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golfers, Rickie Fowler, PGA Golf, Tiger Woods

The Winnipeg Free Press

McIlroy reveals his 2 secret words; Mickelson's Ryder Cup hopes

All week, he had talked about two secret words he used as his trigger for the shots he played.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Ryder Cup, British Open, Chris Wood, Golfers, Shane Lowry, Marc Leishman

LPGA Golf: Ko wins Marathon Classic with closing birdie

By RUSTY MILLER AP Sports Writer SYLVANIA - Now that she's officially a millionaire, Lydia Ko joked she'll have to keep a closer watch on where her paychecks go.


Related Topix: LPGA Golf, More Sports, Cristie Kerr, Golfers

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Rypien rallies to win American Century Championship

Mark Rypien went on a post-rain delay tear to beat out Jeremy Roenick and Annika Sorenstam and win the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament for the first time since he captured the inaugural title in 1990.


Related Topix: Golfers, Annika Sorenstam

Salisbury Journal

Scott focus now on Us Pga glory

World number one Adam Scott will redouble his efforts in an attempt to add to his one major title after coming up short at the Open Championship for the third successive year.


Related Topix: Adam Scott, Golfers, Rory McIlroy, Bubba Watson, Martin Kaymer

The Northern Echo

The Claret Jug is presented to each year's winner of The Open Championship

Well that concludes our live coverage of the Open Championship. It has been an absolutely fantastic tournament and we hope we have kept you up-to-date with all your Open needs.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Rory McIlroy, Golfers