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  • It's crunch time for the Ryder Cup

    HOYLAKE, England (AP) — The end of the British Open means the Ryder Cup is getting closer, and there are a couple of regulars still not in the team.

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  • Charles Barkley is now just whacking golf balls with one hand

    Charles Barkley's golf swing is still a bit unorthodox.

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  • Fowler runner-up again, but nice consolation prize

    HOYLAKE, England (AP) — For Rickie Fowler, this is getting downright familiar.

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  • Woods says Watson should pick him for Ryder Cup

    HOYLAKE, England (AP) — Even after his worst 72-hole finish in a major, Tiger Woods says he would pick himself for the Ryder Cup team.

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  • Bobby Petrino's path to redemption includes odd job as golf caddie

    Petrino is back at Louisville and trying to make amends with the Cardinals faithful. More importantly, he's trying to do right by his family.

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  • Ryder Cup teams welcomed to Scotland with Gala Concert

    Golf fans will have the chance to welcome both the European and USA Ryder Cup teams to Scotland, the Home of Golf, during a one-off Ryder Cup Gala Concert which will take place in Glasgow to mark the start of the historic event. The two teams assembled by Captains Paul McGinley and Tom Watson, will…

  • The 2 secret words for McIlroy: Process and spot

    HOYLAKE, England (AP) — Rory McIlroy looked out at a room packed with reporters and knew he was going to disappoint them.

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  • Dad's 10-year wager comes off after McIlroy win

    By Tony Jimenez HOYLAKE England (Reuters) - Gerry McIlroy was 100,000 pounds ($170,900) richer on Sunday following his son Rory's two-stroke victory in the 143rd British Open at Royal Liverpool. Ladbrokes said in a news release that Gerry had placed a 500-1 bet on his son a decade ago to land the…

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  • McIlroy has silver cup, now he wants green jacket

    Rory McIlroy clutched the treasured piece of silverware, his reward for winning golf's oldest major championship. With a grind-it-out performance on the final day of the British Open, McIlroy checked off another requirement for joining perhaps the most exclusive club in the game. ''I'm immensely…

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    Rory McIlroy's Dad Cashes In On $171,000 Bet After Son's British Open Win

    After golfer Rory McIlroy won the British Open on Sunday, his father, Gerry McIlroy, was a happy man, not only because his son won one of the most prestigious golf tournaments in the world, but also because he raked in $171,000 from a bet he made on his son 10 years ago. In 2004, when Rory was just…

  • Asian stars excited for LPGA team showdown

    After two decades of watching US and European women golfers play for the Solheim Cup, top worldwide rivals have their chance at a team title in the LPGA International Crown. The inaugural edition of the event will begin Thursday at suburban Baltimore's Caves Valley Golf Club with eight teams of…

  • Golf-Watson ready to make tough Ryder Cup calls

    By Tony Jimenez HOYLAKE, England, July 21 (Reuters) - Tom Watson looked the picture of charm and grace as he outplayed scores of golfers half his age at last week's British Open but, make no mistake, he did not win eight majors without having a steely edge. The 64-year-old United States Ryder Cup…

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    Rory McIlroy celebrates British Open win (10 photos)

    Rory McIlroy is now one of golf's giants. We can't believe it either, but here we are. This 25-year-old kid, who arrived in this world right about the same time as the third Indiana Jones movie, is officially, certifiably, indisputably a legend. - Jay Busbee

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  • Course Source: Bell Bay, Pronghorn

    Also in view across Bell Bay is Beinn Bhreagh (Gaelic for "beautiful mountain"), the estate of Alexander Graham Bell, where the inventor of the telephone spent the latter part of his life and died in 1922. The Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site houses the largest collection of Bell…

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  • Dental Implants: What You Should Know

    Thinking of getting dental implants? There are critical things you should know before going under the knife for the perfect smile.

  • Rory McIlroy dreaming of Masters' green jacket after Open win

    In back-to-back years the Open Championship has propelled a world-class player within one leg of the career Grand Slam. A year ago it was Phil Mickelson, whose stunning victory at Muirfield set him up for a pressure-packed week at Pinehurst. This time it’s Rory McIlroy, who on Sunday became the…

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  • Titleist's Vokey releases Indigo edition of his SM5 wedges

    This past week was a big one for the folks who make wedges at Titleist. First, wedge creator extraordinaire Bob Vokey celebrated his 75th birthday and is still going strong. More important, however, Titleist's Vokey Designs released the latest addition to its Spin Milled 5 line-up of wedges. They…

  • Rory McIlroy is poised to be golf's next big thing

    HOYLAKE, England (AP) — Golf has been looking for the next big star the last five years, and Rory McIlroy is the most obvious candidate.

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  • McIlroy joins greats after repelling Garcia charge

    By Tony Jimenez HOYLAKE England (Reuters) - Rory McIlroy suffered several anxious moments but kept the jitters in check to rubber-stamp his status as the newest golfing great by landing the first British Open title of his career on Sunday. The 25-year-old Northern Irishman watched Sergio Garcia…

  • Golf notebook: R&A weighs rules for upcoming vote

    --The Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews will hold a business meeting this week to determine whether to allow club members to vote by proxy for its historic September election on the question of inviting female members for the first time. Club rules normally require members to be present to…

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  • Rory McIlroy takes awesome selfie after winning Open Championship

    It's become kind of a thing for winners of golf tournaments to take selfies with their trophies. Some of them are pretty funny, some of them are pretty cool. But this one of Rory McIlroy is by far the best so far. COMPLETE COVERAGE: Catch up on all the happenings at the Open Championship…

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