• Love turns back the clock (again) at Wyndham
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    Love turns back the clock (again) at Wyndham

    Consider the Wyndham Championship a personal fountain of youth for Davis Love III. Love has won the Greensboro stop three times in his career, including two years ago when he became the third-oldest winner ever on the PGA Tour at age 51. While a hip injury prevented him from defending his title last year, Love returned to Sedgefield Country Club Thursday and opened with a bogey-free 64. Now 53 years young, Love hit all 18 greens in regulation and sits three shots behind Matt Every, who shot a 9-under 61 to lead the field. "When I go to Hilton Head or The Players, Ponte Vedra, or come here, I get good feelings about it," Love told reporters. "Tend to play well at the same places over and over

  • Get loud: Solheim's first hole a driveable par-4
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    Get loud: Solheim's first hole a driveable par-4

    WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – The Solheim Cup will get an extra dose of fireworks this year. The first tee’s boisterous atmosphere, with its patriotic celebrations and creative chanting, will enjoy the added enhancement of playing as a drivable par 4. At 306 yards on the scorecard, the first hole offers a risk-reward opening tee shot. With water all along the left side of the hole, there’s risk going for the green, but there’s also a big reward for good tee shots. “We are going to try to put some hole locations there to make something fun happen,” said LPGA official Dan Maselli. “You will probably see some eagles there, and you might even see a one there.” The first tee shot at a Solheim Cup is always

  • Pro Golfer Patrick Reed Joins Hublot As Brand Ambassador
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    Pro Golfer Patrick Reed Joins Hublot As Brand Ambassador

    Hublot announced on Tuesday, August 15, that professional golfer Patrick Reed is joining the ranks as ambassador for the Switzerland-based luxury watch brand. The announcement was made in Houston, at The Woodlands Country Club. There, Reed (wearing his Big Bang Unico Titanium) was on hand to answer questions, lead a golf clinic for friends of the brand and talk about his Hublot watch/clock collection. The Texas native shared that he was a huge fan of Hublot well before his role as ambassador commenced. He frequented the Houston Galleria Hublot boutique, where he got his first taste of Hublot watches and soon developed a “first-name-basis” relationship with the staff, whom he’d frequently call