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  • How investors are betting on golf's decline

    Investors have been banking on a decline in the popularity of golf, with stocks that have exposure to the sport seeing an increase in short interest.

    CNBC
  • Bad News for Agents, Great for Virginia Drivers

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  • Golf-U.S. will miss Johnson more than Woods - Broadhurst

    By Tony Jimenez LONDON, Aug 28 (Reuters) - United States will miss the big-hitting Dustin Johnson in next month's Ryder Cup at Gleneagles more than former world number one Tiger Woods, according to 1991 European team member Paul Broadhurst. Woods ruled himself out of a possible wildcard pick…

    Reuters
  • Golf - Playoff title, Ryder Cup add spice to PGA event

    - World number one Rory McIlroy joins PGA season points leader Hunter Mahan and US Ryder Cup newcomer Jimmy Walker in the feature group when the Deutsche Bank Championship begins Friday. McIlroy, who won the event in 2012, captured last month's British Open and the PGA Championship three weeks ago…

    AFP
  • Joint leader Molinari tries to gatecrash Ryder Cup party

    (Reuters) - Francesco Molinari, who believes he needs to win this week's Italian Open to snatch a last-gasp Ryder Cup place, took a share of the lead after the first round in Turin on Thursday. The 31-year-old Italian is outside the top nine qualifying positions going into the last counting event…

    Reuters
  • FedEx Cup: Where a week can change everything

    Stuart Appleby knows how one week can change everything during the FedEx Cup playoffs. Geoff Ogilvy can only hope he's next. Ogilvy was the 100th and final player to get into the Deutsche Bank Championship, the second of four playoff events. He's a long shot to get to the next tournament, and the…

    The Associated Press
  • New Technology to give Ryder Cup fans best experience ever

    RFID Wristbands enable fans to get more involved Fans to share their support globally on social networks Fans attending The 2014 Ryder Cup are set to enjoy one of the most technologically advanced golf events ever thanks to the use of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology. Spectators at…

    PGA
  • McIlroy's break: lunch with Clinton, golf

    Players have a four-day break between FedEx Cup playoff events because of the Friday start at the Deutsche Bank Championship. Rory McIlroy played golf at Shinnecock Hills and spent one afternoon having a long lunch with former President Bill Clinton. ''I think he promised Hilary he had to do…

    The Associated Press
  • Ranking college football coaches by their golf games

    We are officially in college football season, which means it is the end of the golf season -- for college football coaches. To celebrate the start of the football season, we thought we would bring you the five best coaches, combining how their team performs on the gridiron with their handicap. Part…

    PGA
  • Get to know: Austin Connelly

    ? HOMETOWN: Irving, Texas

    PGA
  • Get to know: Sam Burns

    ? HOMETOWN: Shreveport, Lousiana.

    PGA
  • Ailing Clark pulls out of Deutsche Bank Championship

    (Reuters) - South African Tim Clark has withdrawn from this week's Deutsche Bank Championship at the TPC Boston in Norton, Massachusetts because of an elbow injury, the PGA Tour said on Thursday. Clark, who clinched his second PGA Tour title at last month's Canadian Open, pulled out of last week's…

    Reuters
  • Mad Dash: John Daly is recording country music, and it's not terrible

    Today's Mad Dash: John Daly records country music, Michael Jordan and Roger Federer hang out, and a minor league manager loses his mind – and shoes.

    NBC on Yahoo Sports
  • Mickelson in a bind with 4 straight playoff events

    NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Phil Mickelson isn't a fan of four straight FedEx Cup playoff events that follows a summer of big events and precedes the Ryder Cup.

    Associated Press
  • Playoff title, Ryder Cup add spice to PGA event

    World number one Rory McIlroy joins PGA season points leader Hunter Mahan and US Ryder Cup newcomer Jimmy Walker in the feature group when the Deutsche Bank Championship begins Friday. McIlroy, who won the event in 2012, captured last month's British Open and the PGA Championship three weeks ago…

    AFP
  • Ryder Cup update: Post Barclays

    First of all, Hunter Mahan made a serious case for a Captain's Pick consideration on Sept. 2. Winless since the 2012 Shell Houston Open, Mahan broke through for a timely victory at the Barclays. With five birdies in a seven-hole stretch (Nos. 11-17), Mahan could afford the bogey he made on the…

    PGA
  • PGA announces 2015 PGA Championship corporate hospitality expansion plan due to strong demand

    The PGA of America and Kohler Co. announced today that official corporate hospitality sales for the 2015 PGA Championship have exceeded initial offerings more than a year in advance of the Championship, which will make its third visit to Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wis., August 10-16, 2015. The…

    PGA
  • Golfer aces par-4 hole in Kuala Lumpur tournament

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian golfer Mohd Nazri Zain had a rare hole-in-one on a par-4 during the SapuraKencana National Qualifier tournament on Wednesday.

    Associated Press
  • U.S. team set for Junior Ryder Cup in Scotland

    A talented group of 12 junior golfers representing eight states will travel to face their European counterparts in the 2014 Junior Ryder Cup, Sept. 22-23, at Blairgowrie Golf Club in Perthshire, Scotland. The Junior Ryder Cup consists of foursomes, mixed four-ball and singles. Team is led by…

    PGA