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8 hrs ago |

Golf: McIlroy leads charge into year's final major

Rory McIlroy, fresh off his third major triumph, leads a new generation of multiple major winners trying to separate themselves from the pack going into the 96th PGA Championship.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, PGA Golf, Rory McIlroy, Golfers, PGA Championship, British Open, U.S. Open

12 hrs ago |

Stars looking up at first-round leader Marc Leishman: 2014 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational

Big names are the big draw at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, where nearly all of the world's top golfers have gathered on Firestone Country Club's South Course this week to fight over a $9 million purse.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, PGA Golf, Marc Leishman, Golfers, Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Rory McIlroy

21 hrs ago | West Side and South Side Leader

Bridgestone Invitational 2014 - tee offs, tunes, Galley Boys for gallery

Fans entering the Bridgestone Invitational will be greeted by the World Golf Championship logo.


Related Topix: Golf, Golfers, Rory McIlroy, Gary Player

Wed Jul 30, 2014


2018 Curtis Cup heads to Quaker Ridge

Bubba Watson, Martin Kaymer and Rory McIlroy surely wouldn't trade away their major championships this year, but Rickie Fowler has played consistently best among those three tournaments.


Related Topix: Golf, Golfers, Rory McIlroy, Martin Kaymer, Rickie Fowler

Tue Jul 29, 2014


WGC-Bridgestone 2014: The Top Storylines to Watch at Firestone

Professional golf has been played in Akron, Ohio, for 60 years, and it returns to Firestone Country Club this week for the World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational.


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

PGA Tour players following - Moneyball' model with statistical analysis

BETHESDA, Md.: Rory McIlroy's struggles on Fridays this year were a disturbing trend for the newly crowned British Open champion.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, Rory McIlroy, Golfers, Tiger Woods, Jason Day, Brandt Snedeker

Star Phoenix

Coghlin enjoying life as a caddy

Torrie Coghlin, who was born in Saskatoon, has caddied on the Champions Tour and the Canadian Tour and has now set his sights on doing the same job on the PGA Tour.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, Sandy Lyle, Golfers, Jim Gallagher Jr, Zack Sucher


PGA Championship 2014: Golfers with Games Ideally Suited for Valhalla

Tiger Woods emerged victorious from an epic final-round duel with the unheralded Bob May at the PGA Championship at Valhalla in 2000.


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

Mon Jul 28, 2014

CBS Sports

Some odds around potential US Ryder Cup team

With just a two weeks left for golfers to automatically qualify here's how I would sort things out for the 12 spots on the US' 2014 Ryder Cup team Reminder: one point is awarded for every $1,000 earned at a tournament and two points for every $1,000 at a major.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, PGA Golf, Golfers, Jim Furyk, Jimmy Walker, Rickie Fowler, Phil Mickelson

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Pacific Daily News

How you can make more three-foot putts

Is your putting so good that when you get the ball to three feet, or less, from the hole your friends tell you to pick it up? I can honestly say that my friends make me putt the ones between two feet and three feet! Certainly these are missable putts, but looking at the statistics of the professional golfers on the PGA Tour, I see 10 players that ... (more)


Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, PGA Golf, Luke Donald, Golfers, Adam Scott, Justin Rose

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Which of Golf's Majorless Young Stars Will Be First to Break Through?

If we aren't yet in the final act of the drama that has been Tiger Woods ' professional golf career, we are close.


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

2014 Masters champ Bubba Watson meets New Orleans Saints players, coaches in Greenbrier

Bubba Watson of the US plays a shot on the 3rd fairway during the second day of the British Open Golf championship at the Royal Liverpool golf club, Hoylake, England, Friday July 18, 2014.


Related Topix: Golf, Golfers

The Sand Trap

Jack or Tiger: Who's the greatest

I concede, @turtleback , that there are more people incapable of more than very basic thinking than I had originally believe.


Related Topix: Justin Rose, Golf, Golfers, Adam Scott, Martin Kaymer, Dustin Johnson, Keegan Bradley

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

Golf notes: It's early, but Olympic Golf Rankings have a few quirks

Qualification for the Olympics will go by the World Golf Rankings, so Adam Scott for the men and Stacy Lewis for the women were on top of the list.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, PGA Golf, Adam Scott, Golfers, Stacy Lewis, Jim Furyk, Matt Kuchar

USA Today

Saints set new bar for training camp with posh site

It takes just a few minutes to realize that training-camp paradise is tucked behind the guarded gate to the iconic Greenbrier resort after a long Wednesday drive from central Maryland through the steep mountains of Virginia and West Virginia.


Related Topix: Golf, Golfers, Nick Faldo


Golf's 2014 PGA Championship to Include Long Drive Competition

Next month's PGA Championship will include the return of the long drive competition, a practice-round event that was last held 30 years ago.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Championship, Golf, PGA Golf, Jack Nicklaus, Golfers

Dawn of the Dawg

Brian Harman Latest Former Bulldog to Win on PGA Tour

Jun 11, 2014; Pinehurst, NC, USA; General view of a golf ball and golf club during a practice round for the U.S. Open golf tournament at Pinehurst No.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, Brian Harman, Golfers, PGA Golf, Zach Johnson, Chris Kirk

Free Republic

The Tiger Woods Era Is Over

Tiger Woods finished an hour and a half before eventual winner Rory McIlroy teed off.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, PGA Golf, Tiger Woods, Golfers, Rory McIlroy, Brandel Chamblee, Jason Dufner

Dawg Sports

You can't spell Ryder Cup without UGA. Well.... you can, but it won't be as much fun.

Since the PGA Tour changed it's season to start in October 2013 and run through this September, this time period now culminates in the FedEx Cup Playoffs and the biennial Ryder Cup.


Related Topix: More Sports, Ryder Cup, Golf, PGA Golf, Brendon Todd, Chris Kirk, Golfers, Brian Harman

The Sand Trap

What Happens First: Rory Completes Slam or Tiger Wins 15th Major?

His results so far don't support this. As I said earlier, Augusta National suits a lot of golfer's styles.


Related Topix: Golfers, Golf