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  • Lexi Thompson's newest photo shoot will catch your attention

    Lexi Thompson first entered the public consciousness at 12 years old when she qualified for the U.S. Now at 19, Thompson has set LPGA records as their youngest champion (since eclipsed by Lydia Ko) and won a major championship. Thompson dons a bikini in what would probably be considered in golf…

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  • Billy Horschel daughter born two days after he wins FedExCup

    On Sunday, Billy Horschel won the Tour Championship and the FedExCup -- and the $10 million bonsus that goes with it. Skylar Lillian Horschel arrived at 8:48 p.m. ET on Tuesday, and Horschel was quick to post a an Instagram photo of his brand-new daughter snuggled in the arms of her mother, Britt.…

  • 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,…

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  • Hindsight: a Ryder Cup tradition, like no other

    Tom Watson didn't appear to be kicking himself. On the day after Billy Horschel posted his 12th straight round in the 60s, won his second straight tournament against a world-class field and picked up an additional $10 million bonus as the FedEx Cup champion, Watson was kicking back in his seat at a…

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  • The Links: Billy Horschel's kid can't wait to see all that money

    The Links: Billy Horschel's kid can't wait to see all that moneyThe Links -- Where Billy Horschel sneaks into the back door to see the birth of his first child (carrying a lot of cash):GameTime! Got home at 930pm from ATL. @britt_horschel water broke

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  • McIlroy claims PGA of America's player of year honors

    McIlroy claims PGA of America's player of year honors McIlroy won consecutive majors at the British Open and PGA Championship, sandwiched around his win at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, in the 2013-14 season and finished number one on the tour money list. The world number one posted an adjusted…

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    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.

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  • Susan West advances in US Senior Women's Amateur

    Former Alabama tennis player Susan West won two matches Tuesday in the U.S. Senior Women's Amateur to advance to the quarterfinals at Hollywood Golf Club. The 50-year-old West, from Tuscaloosa, Alabama, beat Susan Cohn of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, 2 and 1 in the second round, and topped Martha…

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  • 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

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  • 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…

  • 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

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  • 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…

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  • Cloninger reaches US Senior Amateur quarterfinals

    Cloninger reaches US Senior Amateur quarterfinalsNEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) -- Rick Cloninger advanced to the U.S. Senior Amateur quarterfinals Tuesday, beating qualifying medalist Alan Fadel and David Szewczul at Big Canyon. The 57-year-old Cloninger

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  • 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…

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  • Here are some fun Ryder Cup odds

    Here are some fun Ryder Cup oddsThe Ryder Cup is a little over a week away and that means we need to take a look at some of the odds for Gleneagles.Here's a gander:To winEurope: -185U.S.: +175 Tie: +1100I don't hate the tie here. A tie would be 14-14

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  • Tiger Woods has no swing coach and is in no hurry to get one

    Tiger Woods spoke at a media event announcing a new sponsor for his December tournament on Monday and the subject of a new swing coach was broached. "Am I looking for a new coach?  As of right now, no, I'm not," said Woods. "I'm in no hurry to look for one right now," Woods continued.

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  • 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…

  • Who would you choose for PGA Tour Player of the Year?

    Who would you choose for PGA Tour Player of the Year?Now that the FedExCup has been decided, the PGA Tour has unveiled its five official candidates for Player of the Year honors. They are, listed alphabetically, Billy Horschel, Martin Kaymer, Rory McIlroy

  • Some thoughts on the first wraparound PGA Tour season

    Some thoughts on the first wraparound PGA Tour seasonIs it over yet? Can I breathe again?Oh yeah, I can for the next 16 days (!) until the 2014-15 season begins.Golf is what baseball would be like if you added four months to the schedule and had a month

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