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Saturday Apr 19 | WYFF-TV Greenville

Golf Tournament to benefit Mount Zion Christian School

WITH SUNSHINE AND TEMPERATURES BACK INTO THE MID 70S. GOLF LEGEND GARY PLAYER HAS BEEN QUOTED AS SAYING "THE HARDER YOU WORK, THE LUCKCIER YOU GET."

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Sand Trap

Putting - Not looking at the Hole. Closing the eyes or not following ball to the hole.

Gary Player says that when he won tournaments without ever looking at the ball go into the ball.

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NewsandSentinel.com

Big Three' set the standard of golf

In the world of golf, it marks three names that set the standard of a game for all ages.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Daily Record

I Swear

The course is ablaze with azaleas and dogwoods a and no Tiger in sight. I finally make it to Augusta.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

WTLV

Players Championship changes to 3-hole playoff

The Players Championship is changing this year to a three-hole aggregate playoff involving the closing stretch at the TPC Sawgrass.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Sand Trap

What would you shoot at Augusta on Sunday?

I fit into both category and I fully agree. It looks like most of my big numbers will come from "around the green" after doing my usual GIR+1 .

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Golf.com

Gary Player Masters Diary: It's OK to cry like Bubba Watson when you win -- I did

He was just fluttering away shots on Saturday, but on Sunday, that was some of the best driving of the golf ball that I've ever seen at Augusta National.

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The San Diego Union-Tribune

The 52: Casper was among 'Fab Four'

Billy Casper: "I'd like to be remembered for the love I've had for my fellow man.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

Masters final-round quick takes: Expect the unexpected on Sunday

The Masters record for the biggest comeback on Sunday is Jackie Burke, who came from eight shots behind in 1956.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Golf.com

Gary Player Masters Diary: This Masters Is Still Wide Open

What a fascinating round! I've been saying for years that very few people realize that there's serious competition on the Champions Tour, and now we have six senior players who made the cut: Fred Couples, Bernhard Langer, Larry Mize, , Miguel Angel Jimenez and Sandy Lyle.

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Golf.com

Gary Player Masters Diary: Anything can happen on Moving Day

The ironic thing about my week in Augusta is that I don't have a lot of time to watch because it is the busiest week of my year.

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Watersblogged

Masters

Source: thechive.com --- Friday, April 11, 2014 ... Source: cjonline.com --- Thursday, April 10, 2014AUGUSTA, Ga.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Best pictures from April 10

A man checks his mobile phone as he walks downstairs in a wealthy neighbourhood in Madrid, Spain, Thursday, April 10, 2014.

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BBC News

Mickelson rues lack of Masters sharpness

Three-time Masters champion Phil Mickelson says he suffered for not being "sharp" after missing the cut at Augusta for the first time in 16 years.

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WALB-TV Albany

Bubba Watson goes on birdie spree at the Masters

Looking to win another green jacket, Bubba Watson surged to the Masters lead with a spree of birdies on the back side Friday.

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Golfweek

Achie's Awards: From a 'moron' to brutal honesty

Lexi Thompson's romp at the Kraft Nabisco Championship on April 6 gives her four LPGA titles at the tender age of 19. See the action and emotion of Thursday's first round of the Masters at Augusta National, the first major of the 2014 season! South Carolina is proving that the 2013-14 season is the team's breakout season and they are willing to ... (more)

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ABS-CBN News

Whatever happened to Puerto Azul?

Puerto Azul, a 3,300-hectare resort complex in Ternate, Cavite, which was developed by the Ternate Development Corp. and designed by Sea Pines Associates back in 1980, was that rare natural gem that offers both mountain and beach attractions.

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MDJonline.com

Notebook: Big Three opine on Eisenhower's Tree

In addition to being three of the greatest champions who have played the game, Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Gary Player are among the best course designers in the world.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Golf.com

Gary Player Masters Diary: Work out or get left out

I love competing against Jack and Arnie at the Par 3 Contest. Jack was two shots ahead of me with two holes to go, and I went par-birdie and he went bogey-double.

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MLive.com

Column: Cross a visit to the Masters and Augusta National Golf Club off my bucket list

But if pressed to come up with one, only three things remain on my must-do list since marrying the perfect woman nearly three years ago.

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