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22 hrs ago | IcNetwork

Ryder Cup: From Bert Hodson to Phil Price, meet the Welshmen who have represented Europe

Wales history in the Ryder Cup goes back over 80 years as Jamie Donaldson prepares to become the latest Welshman to represent Europe Jamie Donaldson will become the seventh Welshman to represent Team Europe at the Ryder Cup when he tees it up at Gleneagles later this month. The Pontypridd man will join a list that dates back to 1931, when Bert Hodson took on the Americans in their own back yard.


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Yesterday | Golf World

A sneak peek at Gleneagles reveals an American golf course that happens to be in Scotland

With ten days still to go before the first shot is struck in Ryder anger, all the things that sit alongside a major event are already well underway at Gleneagles. Watched by a squad from the local constabulary who had just concluded their daily search of every grandstand, former European Tour pro Mark Roe of Sky Sports was taping an explanation of the intricacies found on the new 18th green.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, Mark Roe, Ryder Cup, Paul McGinley

Yesterday | CBS Local

The GOAT Reminding You Of Why He Is The GOAT

There is an ongoing debate as to who is the greatest golfer of all time. There are many names that get thrown out: Bobby Jones, Byron Nelson, Ben Hogan, & Arnold Palmer just to name a few.


Related Topix: More Sports, Arnold Palmer, Golf, PGA Golf, Tiger Woods

Yesterday |

5 Mental Tune-Ups To Deliver The Presentation Of Your Life

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Related Topix: Golf, Jason Day, Golfers

Mon Sep 15, 2014


Harig: Tiger takes Rory's comment in stride

On his way to winning a third straight major championship in 2000, Tiger Woods had the opportunity to play the first two rounds of the PGA Championship with Jack Nicklaus , two legends competing on the same field unlike any other sport. It would be Nicklaus' last occasion playing the major he won five times, and at age 60, he nearly holed an approach shot on his final hole to make the cut.


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

Cape Cod Times

Golfing great Jack Nicklaus honored in Mashpee

They were presented with a plaque recognizing them as the 2014 Willowbend Honorees, based on their friendship, contributions to golf, and lifetime commitment to philanthropy. The function was attended by more than 100, and with assistance from the tickets sold for the event, the Willowbend community donated $100,000 to the Nicklaus Children's Healthcare Foundation.


Related Topix: Golf, Tiger Woods

Modern Tire Dealer

For Black's Tire, charity begins on the golf course

Gary Faircloth is presented with the proceeds of the Black's Tire and Auto Service 2014 Charity Golf Tournament from Vice Presidents Ryan, Ricky III and Jeremy Benton and CFO Jamie Godwin. Despite an ominous beginning, the 14th annual Black's Tire and Auto Service Charity Golf Tournament ended on a bright note, with a record $85,934 raised for the Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina Inc. Black's Tire & Auto Service owners Ricky and Dianne Benton recently hosted close to 125 golfers at the Jack Nicklaus-designed Long Bay Golf Club in Longs, S.C., on Friday, Sept.


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Sun Sep 14, 2014

The Arizona Republic

College insider: Rahm betters Nicklaus record

ASU golfer Jon Rahm betters Jack Nicklaus' 54-year-old record ASU golfer Jon Rahm betters Jack Nicklaus' 54-year-old record Check out this story on The Spanish golfer's scoring average was the fourth lowest for a Sun Devil since 1993-94. But ASU was sixth at its regional, one place short of qualifying for the NCAA Championships.


Related Topix: Golf, Golfers

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Sunday Herald

Ryder Cup: Muirfield's fishy tale

Bernard Gallacher, right, and Brian Barnes leave the 18th green after defeating the American pair of Lee Trevino and Billy Casper in 1973 The Ryder Cup was a different kettle of water-dwelling creatures in 1973. Just don't mention the fish to Bernard Gallacher.


Related Topix: Golf, Lee Trevino, Golfers, Billy Casper, Arnold Palmer, Tom Weiskopf, Tommy Aaron

The Maryland Gazette

Celebrating Arnold Palmer

The nickname "King" has recently been associated with NBA great Lebron James, but in the mind of golf fans, there is only one true "King" - Arnold Palmer. As we celebrate Arnie's 85th birthday , let's take a moment to honor the man who brought golf to the masses, all the while remaining down-to-earth and humble.


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Rahm praised on Twitter by Jack Nicklaus

See some of the action and emotion from Thursday's first round at the Tour Championship, the final event of the PGA Tour's 2014 FedEx Cup, at East Lake in Atlanta. Lead by senior Trevor Cone, Virginia Tech sits atop the leaderboard after the first round of the Olympia Fields / Fighting Illini Invitational.


Related Topix: Golf, Golfers

Pacific Daily News

Guam settles in at 48th place

Best showing at event: The Guam men's golf team is shown after playing the final round of the 2014 World Amateur Team Championships yesterday in Karuizawa, Japan. From left, Louis Sunga, Devin Hua, team captain Sam Teker and Daryl Poe.


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ABC News

US Wins World Amateur Team Title

SMU junior Bryson DeChambeau birdied the final hole and Canadian playing partner Corey Conners closed with a bogey to give the United States a two-stroke victory Saturday in the World Amateur Team Championship. The United States won the Eisenhower Trophy for the record 15th time, successfully defending its 2012 title in Turkey in the biennial event.


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Fri Sep 12, 2014

The Miami Herald

Horschel takes 2-shot lead in Tour Championship

Billy Horschel showed why he might be the hottest player in golf at the moment with another 4-under 66 on Friday in the Tour Championship. It was his 10th straight round in the 60s.


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USA Today

Rickie Fowler has done everything but win this season on PGA Tour

Rickie Fowler has done everything but win this season on PGA Tour Few golfers have had the year that Rickie Fowler has. But he might trade some of it for a victory Check out this story on Rickie Fowler waves to fans after making a putt on the second hole during the second round of the Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club.


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Sporting News

Ryder Cup: What you need to know before competition begins Sept. 26

Every two years, the best golfers from the United States and Europe meet in a competition called the Ryder Cup . What do you know about it? This year's tournament will be held at Gleneagles, a posh resort complex in Perthshire, Scotland.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, Paul McGinley, Sports

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Golf World

Stop Three-Putting

We've all done it: You really want to make that 10-footer for birdie , so you give it a good smack. But it steams by the hole, and you've got a four-footer coming back, which you leave short.


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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Sporting News

Tour Championship: Rory POY? Not necessarily, if Bubba wins

When Rory McIlroy won the PGA Championship to cap a three-tournament winning streak that also included the British Open and a WGC event, he also seemed to end any debate over who should win the PGA Tour's Player of the Year Award. But what about Bubba Watson? The reigning Masters champ has had his own career season and a runner-up at last week's BMW Championship could wind up being a lot more important than you think.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Championship, Golf, PGA Golf, Rory McIlroy, Golfers, Bubba Watson, Lee Westwood


Arnold Palmer through the years

Arnold Palmer rehearses on the practice green with the putter for the NCAA Tournament try-outs in Albuquerque, N.M. on June 26, 1950. Palmer had a sub-par 69 in the first half of the 36-hole qualifying trials of the tourney.


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Miller eager for Silverado return to PGA Tour

Silverado Resort's previous fling as a PGA Tour host produced an eye-catching list of winners, from Jack Nicklaus and Tom Watson to Johnny Miller and Ben Crenshaw. The tour returns to Silverado next month for the Open , the opening event of the 2014-15 season.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, Golfers, Tom Watson, Johnny Miller, Ben Crenshaw, Rory McIlroy