• Kuchar battles dizziness during Canada opener
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    Kuchar battles dizziness during Canada opener

    Days after he nearly captured The Open, Matt Kuchar struggled to stay on his feet during the opening round of the RBC Canadian Open. Kuchar made the trek from England to Ontario shortly after finishing runner-up to Jordan Spieth at Royal Birkdale. He has built a strong record at Glen Abbey Golf Course, including a runner-up in 2013 and top-10 finishes each of the last two years. But Kuchar dealt with dizzy spells throughout his opening round, a 1-under 71 during which he was visited by an on-course medic. "I had a couple of spells where I got a little bit dizzy and I felt weak. I don't know where it came from," Kuchar told reporters. "I've had plenty of time to get over the travel. Hopefully

  • Jordan Spieth celebrates 24th birthday in style
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    Jordan Spieth celebrates 24th birthday in style

    There isn’t a much better way to celebrate your 24th birthday than by turning your newly-won Claret Jug into a cake. That’s exactly how Jordan Spieth marked his happy day on Thursday, thanks in part to his mom, Christine. Sunday, Spieth became just the second golfer all time (joining Jack Nicklaus) to win three legs of the Grand Slam before the age of 24. He goes for number four in two weeks at the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow in Charlotte, N.C. Happy birthday.

  • Golfers offer water to wounded coyote on Arizona golf course
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    Golfers offer water to wounded coyote on Arizona golf course

    July 26 (UPI) -- A group of golfers at a course in Arizona helped out a wounded and thirsty coyote by offering it a glass of water. Ryan Taplin shared photos and video of the "once in a lifetime experience" after the coyote approached him and his friends at Talking Stick Golf Club in Scottsdale. "Out on the front 9 at Talking Stick Golf Club, we noticed him stalking an animal," Taplin wrote in the Facebook post Sunday. "When he realized we were watching, he came right up to our cart. It's crazy how gentle a wild animal can be when in need of help...Poor little guy." Taplin told azfamily the coyote kept approaching him and his three friends, but said the animal kept a safe distance. "He would