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  1. 2015 The Honda Classic Discussion ThreadRead the original story

    Sunday | The Sand Trap

    ... videos certainly wasn't helping things. But here's what I got. I really just followed Kaymer, Sergio, and Thomas Bjorn around. I never saw Fowler, McIlroy or Phil anywhere, but we left around 12:30, so maybe they got there in the afternoon. Getting ...

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  2. Hampshire star backing Clarke Ryder Cup captaincyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Daily Echo

    Hampshire golfer Justin Rose congratulated Darren Clarke after it was announced that he will captain Europe's bid for a fourth successive Ryder Cup victory in the 2016 edition at Hazeltine in the USA. The 46-year-old Northern Irishman, who played in five Ryder Cups and was a vice-captain in 2010 and 2012, was chosen ahead of Miguel Angel Jimenez and Thomas Bjorn by a five-man selection panel at Wentworth.

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  3. You didn't need to be a rocket scientist to make Clarke Ryder Cup captain says HowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | This is Wiltshire

    ... the players committee, who was Howell. The committee picked Clarke ahead of Spain's Miguel Angel Jimenez and Thomas Bjorn of Denmark and Howell said that they thought the timing was right for 46-year-old. "We had a good discussion and we discussed ...

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  4. The right manRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Sky Sports

    ... many, if any, would have disagreed with what is a popular outcome. Miguel Angel Jimenez was in the running and Thomas Bjorn was mentioned, but for these two popular gentlemen, the timing wasn't right although their time may well come in the future. ...

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  5. not this Time: Miguel Angel Jimenez missed out on being named European Ryder Cup captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Northern Echo

    Miguel Angel Jimenez will look to get over the disappointment of not being chosen as Europe's next Ryder Cup captain by extending his own record as the European Tour's oldest winner in the Hero Indian Open. Jimenez and Thomas Bjorn lost out to Darren Clarke in the battle to lead Europe's bid for a fourth straight victory at Hazeltine in 2016 when the five-man selection panel met at Wentworth yesterday.

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  6. Donaldson backs Clarke Ryder Cup roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | BBC News

    Jamie Donaldson has backed the appointment of Northern Ireland's Darren Clarke as Europe's Ryder Cup captain in the United States in 2016. A five-man panel selected 46-year-old Clarke ahead of Spain's Miguel Angel Jimenez and Thomas Bjorn of Denmark.

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  7. Ryder Cup 2016: From Guinness-swilling cigar-smoker to gym bunny -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Independent

    ... trajectory of a fine career had been leading inexorably to this point. Both Miguel Angel Jimenez and late entry Thomas Bjorn have their merits but neither had a case as compelling as Clarke's. A total of 22 career victories, including two world golf ...

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  8. Breaking records will get Jimenez over Ryder Cup disappointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Sunday Herald

    ... captain by extending his own record as the European Tour's oldest winner in the Hero Indian Open. Jimenez and Thomas Bjorn lost out to Darren Clarke in the battle to lead Europe's bid for a fourth straight victory at Hazeltine in 2016 when the ...

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  9. Europe selects Darren Clarke as Ryder Cup captain for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Houston Chronicle

    ... overwhelming support from key players like Rory McIlroy and Ian Poulter . Miguel Angel Jimenez of Spain and Thomas Bjorn of Denmark were also candidates for the role but Clarke was the unanimous choice, Montgomerie said. The top-ranked McIlroy and ...

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  10. Darren Clarke named Europe's 2016 Ryder Cup captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | CNN

    ... Clarke beat off competition from Spain's Miguel Angel Jimenez (pictured) to become captain, with Denmark's Thomas Bjorn also under consideration by Europe's five-man selection panel that included former skippers Paul McGinley, Jose Maria Olazabal ...

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  11. Darren Clarke confirmed as European Ryder Cup captain for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Independent.ie

    ... and "unanimously" declared Clarke the winner of a three-horse race with Spain's Miguel Angel Jimenez and Dane Thomas Bjorn. The Committee, which also included 2010 captain Colin Montgomerie, his successor Jose Maria Olazabal, plus Ryder Cup player ...

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  12. Ryder Cup 2016: Darren Clarke carried towards captaincy by player powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Independent

    ... Tour headquarters at Wentworth today to name the 2016 skipper. Spain's Miguel Angel Jimenez and Denmark's Thomas Bjorn are the other candidates in the frame, but the overwhelming support of the players appears to have swung the vote Clarke's way. ...

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  13. Thomas Bjorn makes late bid for Ryder Cup captaincyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Daily Mail

    While Davis Love has been offered a stunning chance to make amends for his losing term as American skipper at Medinah in 2012, it has emerged that Thomas Bjorn is hoping to complete a similar blindside move when Europe's captain for the match in Minnesota next year is named on Wednesday. Hitherto considered a two-horse race between hot favourite Darren Clarke and Miguel Angel Jimenez, Bjorn was widely thought to be waiting to make a run at being captain in Paris in 2018.

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  14. Former Open champion Darren Clarke favourite to be named the 2016 European Ryder Cup captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | IcNetwork

    Clarke, Miguel Angel Jimenez and Thomas Bjorn are the contenders to succeed Paul McGinley at Hazeltine in September next year, when Europe will be looking to maintain their recent dominance with a seventh win in the last eight contests Former Open champion Darren Clarke remains a strong favourite to be named European Ryder Cup captain for 2016 on Wednesday. Clarke, Miguel Angel Jimenez and Thomas Bjorn are the contenders to succeed Paul McGinley at Hazeltine in September next year, when Europe will be looking to maintain their recent dominance with a seventh win in the last eight contests.

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  15. Top Photos of the Week: February 15, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | GolfChannel

    Johan Edfors of Sweden, Thomas Bjorn of Denmark and Thongchai Jaidee of Thailand poses for the media to promote the Thailand Classic golf event during the pro-am of the 2015 True Thailand Classic at Black Mountain Golf Club on February 11, 2015 in Hua Hin, Thailand. Mark Hubbard proposes to his girlfriend Meghan McCurley on the 18th green during the first round of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am at Pebble Beach Golf Links on February 12, 2015 in Pebble Beach, California.

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  16. Nzeyi woos golf no.1 McIlroy to visit UgandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Daily Monitor

    Nzeyi, who was flanked by his sons Andrew and Alex Nzeyi, Dr Kato Sebbaale - the former UCA chairman and his wife plus Palm Valley member Lydia Mutesi, also met a handful of other world beaters including Sergio Garcia, Henrik Stenson, Ernie Els, Joost Luiten and Thomas Bjorn In an exclusive interview with Amos Nzeyi, the former president of the Uganda Golf Union revealed the development after meeting the world's best golfer in United Arab Emirates two weeks ago. Nzeyi had the once in a lifetime opportunity to share a round of golf with the Northern Irishman during the Pro-Am event of the European Tour season-opening Omega Dubai Desert Classic two weeks ago and forthwith made the most of it.

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  17. Golf: NI's Hoey leaps ahead at Thailand ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Peninsula

    ... Lahiri, the highest ranked player at the tournament at 37 in the world, ended day one on 69 alongside Denmark's Thomas Bjorn, local hero Thongchai Jaidee and Johan Edfors, a Swede who spends his winters living at Black Mountain and knows the course ...

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  18. Hoey breaks course recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Sporting Life

    ... ling a few putts and early on I managed to do that, which set the tone for the rest of the day." Ryder Cup star Thomas Bjorn and tournament ambassador Thongchai Jaidee are five shots behind Hoey but still in the mix if they can have a good weekend.

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  19. All eyes are on AnirbanRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Telegraph

    ... ce his acid test as the Thailand Classic will also include a strong European Tour field that includes Denmark's Thomas Bjorn as well as Spaniards Miguel Angel Jimnez and Alejandro Canizares, who finished tied third in Malaysia last week.

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  20. European Tour: Thomas Bjorn keen to kick start his 2015 campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Sky Sports

    The 43-year-old Dane is teeing-up in this week's True Thailand Classic having recently endured a torrid time with a bad back that has curtailed his activity so far this calendar year. Bjorn has played just 36 competitive holes so far which came at the Dubai Desert Classic where he missed the cut.

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