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  1. Darren Clarke 'won't duck tough decisions'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | RTE.ie

    Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke admits there is a danger he will be "too close" to the players on his team at Hazeltine, but insists he will not shy away from making tough decisions. The backing of players such as Rory McIlroy, Lee Westwood, Graeme McDowell and Ian Poulter was vital in Clarke being handed the 2016 captaincy ahead of Thomas Bjorn and Miguel Angel Jimenez.

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  2. Final Five Take Varied Routes To PinehurstRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | USOpen.com

    ... So like all U.S. Open first alternates, McIver was left to play the waiting game. When two exempt players Thomas Bjorn and Richard Sterne withdrew last week, his chances improved. He contacted the USGA to find out where he stood and booked his plane ...

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  3. U.S. Open Field Continues to Take ShapeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | USOpen.com

    ... in San Diego. The other players who earned full exemptions through the current Official World Golf Ranking are: Thomas Bjorn, Jonas Blixt, Jamie Donaldson, Victor Dubuisson, Harris English, Matthew Every, Stephen Gallacher, Russell Henley, Thongchai ...

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  4. European Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke receives commemorative...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Daily Mail

    ... 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. Clarke said: 'I am naturally extremely proud to be selected as European Ryder ...

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  5. Martin Dempster: Craig Lee still has right stuffRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | Scotsman.com

    ... the former Tartan Tour player had hardly put a foot wrong as he produced his best performance since losing to Thomas Bjorn in a play-off for the 2013 European Masters in Switzerland. He'd have deserved a cheque for close to A 75,000 instead of the A ...

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  6. Excited for Treetop Adventure Golf in Cardiff? Take an exclusive peek inside the new attractionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | IcNetwork

    ... from 10am to 11pm with adult tickets priced at 7.50 to play an 18-hole course. 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 ...

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  7. McIlroy 11 shots off WGC-Cadillac leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | UTV

    ... round on the "Blue Monster" to lie joint 69th in an elite field reduced to 73 players by the withdrawal of Thomas Bjorn. Starting on the back nine, McIlroy failed to birdie the par-five 10th and then bogeyed the 11th after finding a greenside bunker ...

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  8. McIlroy recovers after poor startRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Independent.ie

    ... round on the "Blue Monster" to lie joint 69th in an elite field reduced to 73 players by the withdrawal of Thomas Bjorn. Starting on the back nine, McIlroy failed to birdie the par-five 10th and then bogeyed the 11th after finding a greenside bunker ...

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  9. 2015 The Honda Classic Discussion ThreadRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | 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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  10. Hampshire star backing Clarke Ryder Cup captaincyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | 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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  11. You didn't need to be a rocket scientist to make Clarke Ryder Cup captain says HowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | 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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  12. The right manRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | 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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  13. not this Time: Miguel Angel Jimenez missed out on being named European Ryder Cup captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | 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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  14. Donaldson backs Clarke Ryder Cup roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | 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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  15. Ryder Cup 2016: From Guinness-swilling cigar-smoker to gym bunny -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | 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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  16. Breaking records will get Jimenez over Ryder Cup disappointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | 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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  17. Europe selects Darren Clarke as Ryder Cup captain for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | 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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  18. Darren Clarke named Europe's 2016 Ryder Cup captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | 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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  19. Darren Clarke confirmed as European Ryder Cup captain for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | 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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  20. Ryder Cup 2016: Darren Clarke carried towards captaincy by player powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | 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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