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  • Chance to Play Golf with Luke Donald, Graeme McDowell and Shane Lowry

    Chance to Play Golf with Luke Donald, Graeme McDowell and Shane Lowry

    You might play golf with your buddies every week, but you probably have never dreamed of being on the same golf course with the first player to win the money-list crowns in the United States and Europe, the 2010 U.S. Open winner or The 3 Irish Open champion. It turns out that swinging the club [...]

  • Westwood shoots 65 to lead Indonesian Masters

    Defending champion Lee Westwood shot a 7-under 65 Thursday to take a two-shot lead after the first round of the Indonesian Masters. The third-ranked Englishman opened his round with three consecutive birdies and added six more at the Royale Jakarta Golf Club, along with two bogeys. Arnond Vongvanij of Thailand shot a bogey-free 67 for [...]

  • What’s in Common between Golf and Poker?

    Professional poker requires that players spend hours and some even days at a time at the poker table.  It is not uncommon for players to spend as much at 14 hours a day at the tables.  With so much time spent playing cards, at some point those players have to unwind and get away from [...]

  • Johnson Wagner Pulls off Unexpected Sony Open Win

    Johnson Wagner Pulls off Unexpected Sony Open Win

    Johnson Wagner worked so well in the off-season that he felt that he was going to deliver early this year and told it to his friends. His hunch was right – he defeated his rivals to claim the Sony Open title on Sunday. Wagner, 31 did not make any bogeys on the last twelve holes, [...]

  • Woodland Becomes Part of Butch Harmon's Star-Studded Stable after Tough Season

    Woodland Becomes Part of Butch Harmon’s Star-Studded Stable after Tough Season

    Off-season is the time for changes. After enjoying a nice sunny vacation in Hawaii for two weeks, Gary Woodland flew to Vegas to train under the wing of his new swing coach Butch Harmon. The 27-year-old golfer took this decision shortly after swapping his agent Blake Smith from Hambric Sports Management for Mark Steinberg of [...]

  • Peter Uihlein Leaves Oklahoma State to Turn Pro

    Peter Uihlein Leaves Oklahoma State to Turn Pro

    Last year’s .S. Amateur champion Peter Uihlein is ready to travel to the other side of the Atlantic and turn pro. According to the golfer’s statement issued on Monday, Uihlein will leave Oklahoma State before his last semester to play with the European Tour.  The holder of the 4-0 match record in the 2009 Walker [...]

  • England’s Ian Poulter Becomes Australian Masters Champion

    England’s Ian Poulter Becomes Australian Masters Champion

    Englishman Ian Poulter eked out a two-shot victory at the Australian Masters on Sunday, making Australia’s Geoff Ogilvy lose his bid for a win on the course of his boyhood. Ian Poulter was two strokes away from Australia’s Ogilvy before the final round, but managed to overcome windy weather conditions and finished with a 4-under [...]

  • Sponsor Backs out from Tigers Woods’ Tournament

    As it turned out, it was the last Chevron World Challenge that Tiger Woods won because the event’s sponsor, Chevron Corporation, also one of the world’s largest global energy companies, decided to back out from the event after being its title sponsor for four years. However, event director Greg McLaughlin did not seem troubled by [...]

  • Woods Ends Drought with Chevron World Challenge Win

    Woods Ends Drought with Chevron World Challenge Win

    Tiger Woods claimed the Chevron World Challenge title on Sunday after a drought that had lasted for two years. Woods fired two birdies on the last two holes at Sherwood Country Club to claim a win over America’s Zach Johnson, celebrating his triumph for the first time in the previous 26 events. Ever since the [...]

  • McIlroy in Joint Lead at Hong Kong Open

    World no. 2 Rory McIlroy took the joint lead in the opening round of the $2.75 million UBS Hong Kong Open where the US Open champion fired an impressive six-under-par 64.            The Northern Irishman shared the lead with Spaniard Alvaro Quiros and Englishman David Horsey. McIlroy struggled with bad weather on the Hong Kong Golf [...]

  • Tiger Woods Staging his Big Comeback at Chevron World Challenge

    Tiger Woods is staging his big comeback at the Chevron World Challenge. He has to beat 17 other golfers at the Chevron World Challenge in the Los Angeles suburbs. The event starts today on December 1 and will last four days. And though the PGA Tour season is over, it is a good opportunity to [...]

  • Golfer McIlroy Ambitious About European Money Race

    Northern Irish golfer Rory McIlroy is still hoping to snatch the European money title from top-ranked Luke Donald and will attempt to do it at this week’s Hong Kong Open. The world number two Irishman is $1.5 million behind the successful Englishman, which means that he needs to win or come in second at the [...]

  • Otto Snatches South African Open Victory

    South African Hennie Otto posted a par on the challenging eighteenth to claim a win over Austria’s Bernd Wiesberger by one stroke at the South African Open on Sunday. The local favorite fired an even-par 72 in the final round for a total of a 14-under-274 and snatched his second career European Tour title. Otto [...]

  • Chalmers Claims Second Career Australian PGA Title

    Chalmers Claims Second Career Australian PGA Title

    Aussie Greg Chalmers who is playing both on the European and PGA Tour is going through a good patch in his homeland as he won the second tournament in one month. Two weeks after outplaying Woods to win the Australian Open, Chalmers held off fellow Australians Marcus Fraser and Robert Allenby after they carded a [...]

  • O’Hara Leads at South African Open in Hopes of Reining European Tour Card

    Scotland’s Steven O’Hara and South Africa’s Jbe Kruger fired a 7-under 65 Thursday to take the joint first-round lead at the South African Open. The two golfers were one shot ahead of four South African golfers at the course at Serengeti Golf & Wildlife Estate designed by Jack Nicklaus. Two-time U.S. Open champion Retief Goosen [...]

  • World Cup to Feature Strong Field

    The Presidents Cup was not the final event of the year. Twenty-eight two-man teams will compete in the Omega Mission Hills World Cup at the Mission Hills Resort on Hainan Island. Matt Kuchar and Gary Woodland will represent the US but they will not be strongest players in the field. According to the power rankings, [...]

  • Tiger Secures Presidents Cup title for US

    Tiger Secures Presidents Cup title for US

    Tiger Woods helped to secure the winning point for the US squad and obtain the victory over the Internationals on Sunday. The 14-time major champion beat Aussie Aaron Baddeley four and three to clinch the Presidents Cup golf title for the seventh time. The US squad was four points ahead before the final day and [...]