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  • Maybe Tiger Woods should take the Geoff Ogilvy route of practice

    Did you see what Geoff Ogilvy wrote the other day about how he found his game again? Tiger Woods, on the other hand, said this on Monday: "I think that's something -- you have to understand your practice sessions, you've got to be able to understand your practice sessions, those practice sessions,…

    CBS Sports
  • Wentworth Golf Club sold to Chinese investors

    Wentworth Golf Club sold to Chinese investorsVIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) -- Wentworth Golf Club, one of Britain's most famous courses and the headquarters of the European Tour, has been sold to Chinese firm Reignwood Investments for 135 million pounds

    The Associated Press
  • Ponte Vedra holds unique place in Ryder Cup history

    If you mention the name "Ponte Vedra," the normal response is usually "TPC Sawgrass" or "home of the PGA Tour." But what if the 1939 Ryder Cup hadn't been canceled? How might things have turned out differently for the area - and for the golf industry -- if the matches had taken place at Ponte Vedra…

    PGA
  • 10 thoughts on the Tour Championship

    1. If you don't get Tiger, Rory or Phil: You could make the argument that if Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy, or Phil Mickelson isn't going to win the year's last tournament then it's a crapshoot in terms of interest between a bunch of other guys...including Billy Horschel. 2. High road for Rory: In his…

    CBS Sports
  • Tiger expects 'very full' schedule next season

    Tiger expects 'very full' schedule next season Woods, speaking during a news conference for the Dec. 4-7 Hero World Challenge in Orlando, an event he hosts and where the former world number one is scheduled to make his return, said his focus until now had been solely on regaining his strength. "I…

    Reuters
  • Tiger Woods laughs off Rory McIlroy's age comments

    For reasons still unknown to many, Rory McIlroy created a bit of a stir last week when he said that Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson were playing the“last few holes” of their careers. The comments were taken out of context, the headline worse than the actual well-thought-out response, and even Tiger…

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  • Montreal Canadiens interviews from the annual golf tournament

    Montreal Canadiens interviews from the annual golf tournament As the players & members of the management assembled for the team's official golf tournament, many of them spoke to the media. Here are the interviews. Carey Price Max Pacioretty

    SB Nation
  • Future of Olympic golf course in hands of court

    A Brazilian court is set to decide the future of the golf course for the 2016 Olympics, a layout that is being carved out of a nature reserve with luxury high-rise apartments planned around the edges. The city of Rio de Janeiro and the course developer are defendants in a lawsuit that alleges…

    Associated Press
  • Play

    Make The Turn - Ben Hogan's Practice Secret

    There's a big difference between practicing hard and getting the most out of your time working on your game. Next time you go to the practice range take a page out of Ben Hogan's playbook on how to craft the perfect practice session.

    Golf Digest
  • Know your opponents: Team USA uncovered

    With the ins and outs of Paul McGinley's European Team already covered in some depth, we think it would be remiss if the minutiae of their US counterparts were not highlighted in similar detail. If the powers that be the other side of the pond were keen to place a man at the helm who had been there…

    PGA
  • Rory McIlroy's 55 consecutive made putts isn't the best approach for average golfer

    Rory McIlroy's 55 consecutive made putts isn't the best approach for average golfer Before his final round at the Tour Championship on Sunday, we saw Rory McIlroy make 55 consecutive putts from the same spot. "My question is, 'Was it beneficial?'" said Eric Alpenfels, a PGA Professional and…

    PGA
  • Asian Tour heads to pastures new with Dubai yearender

    The Asian Tour launched its first foray into the Middle East on Monday when it announced its new season-ending tournament would take place in the United Arab Emirates and be called the Dubai Open. Under the terms of a three-year deal, the new tournament will take place in December at an as yet to…

    Reuters
  • Golf-World Rankings

    Golf-World RankingsSept 15 (Infostrada Sports) - The World Rankings 1. (1) Rory McIlroy (Britain) 11.62 2. (2) Adam Scott (Australia) 9.07 3. (3) Sergio Garcia (Spain) 7.79 4. (4) Henrik Stenson (Sweden) 7.70 5. (7) Jim Furyk (U.S.) 7.60 6. (5)

    Reuters
  • Alan Fadel tops US Senior Amateur qualifiers

    Alan Fadel tops US Senior Amateur qualifiersNEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) -- Alan Fadel shot a 5-under 67 on Sunday in the U.S. Senior Amateur to top the 64 match-play qualifiers. The 59-year-old Fadel, a financial adviser from Toledo, Ohio, had a 7-under

    The Associated Press
  • The Links: PGA of America apologizes to Rickie Fowler for Valhalla end

    The PGA of America apologized to Rickie Fowler and Phil Mickelson for the way the PGA Championship ended. If the Europeans are happy with the composition of the American team, shouldn’t that be a red flag for Watson and the PGA of America, which helps run the Ryder Cup? This from Geoff Ogilvy on…

    CBS Sports
  • Justin Thomas wins Web.com Tour finals event

    Justin Thomas won the Nationwide Children's Hospital Championship on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title, beating Richard Sterne with a birdie on the first hole of a playoff. Thomas hit a wedge from 75 yards to 2 1/2 feet to set up his winning birdie on the par-4 18th. Sterne blew a late…

    The Associated Press
  • Watch Rory McIlroy drain 55 putts in a row at the Tour Championship

    On the PGA Tour, a player makes a 10-foot putt about 38 percent of the time. Over the weekend at the Tour Championship, Rory McIlroy made that length of putt 55 times in a row. McIlroy was preparing for the final round at East Lake Golf Club, working on his putting stroke.

    Devil Ball Golf
  • Tiger Woods on track for December return, in no rush for new swing coach

    Tiger Woods is on target for a return to competitive golf in December at his World Challenge in Orlando.  Speaking at Isleworth Golf & Country Club on Monday for a media event, Woods said he was "right on timeline" to play in his silly season event benefiting the Tiger Woods Foundation. Woods…

    Devil Ball Golf
  • Research and Markets: Global Golf Equipment Manufacturing Market 2014-2019: Trend, Profit and Forecast Analysis

    Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/45g7h9/global_golf) has announced the addition of the "Global Golf Equipment Manufacturing Market 2014-2019: Trend, Profit and Forecast Analysis" report to their offering. The global golf equipment manufacturing market declined during…

    Business Wire