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Check Out Web.com Player Peter Malnati’s Epic Hazard Fail

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Check Out Web.com Player Peter Malnati’s Epic Hazard Fail
Next time you think it’s safe to get in the water, take note from the Web.com Tour’s Peter Malnati and just take the penalty instead. During Thursday’s first round of the WinCo Foods Portland Open, Malnati showed us exactly how hazardous the water could be. On the par-3 12th hole the American golfer decided to try and shoot out instead of taking a penalty stroke. Climbing..Read More

The Latest Golf Hybrid Sport, FlingGolf is Gaining Speed in the U.S.A

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The Latest Golf Hybrid Sport, FlingGolf is Gaining Speed in the U.S.A
FlingGolf, an exciting combination of golf and lacrosse is proving its worth as more people begin taking up the sport in America. With golf clubs around the globe searching for ways to entice players onto the course, many are turning to golf-hybrid sports to help bring in the masses. Most people have heard of Foot Golf, a merging of football and golf but this latest innovation offers players..Read More

Teams Europe and U.S.A Confirmed for Next Month’s Solheim Cup

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Teams Europe and U.S.A Confirmed for Next Month’s Solheim Cup
The wild card picks are in and the teams have been selected for next month’s hotly anticipated Solheim Cup set to take place in Germany. European Captain, Carin Koch confirmed her final four wild card picks Tuesday morning live on Sky Sports’ Sportswomen. Adding Karine Icher, Caroline Hedwall, Caroline Masson and golf legend Catriona Matthew to her 12-women squad. All four of K..Read More

Charley Hull and Melissa Reid Nab Solheim Cup Spots

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Charley Hull and Melissa Reid Nab Solheim Cup Spots
English golfers Charley Hull and Melissa Reid have been confirmed for the 2015 European Solheim Cup Team, set to take place in Germany next month. The announcement, made earlier this week, also named Suzann Pettersen and Gwladys Nocera to the team to be captained by Carin Koch.  Europe is hoping to build upon an impressive last two meetings against the U.S side.  2013 marked a partic..Read More

A Trick Shot so Unbelievable You Have Got to See It

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A Trick Shot so Unbelievable You Have Got to See It
Trick shots in golf take time, patience and precision, all things that leave little room for error.  Just ask Andrew Borys, who has taken beer pong to a whole new level this week with one incredible video. Borys and a friend can be seen bouncing a golf ball between one another before the friend walks out of the frame.  Borys keeps it going to then hit the ball up in the air and land ..Read More

Inbee Park Validates No. 1 Status with Win at Women’s British Open

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Inbee Park Validates No. 1 Status with Win at Women’s British Open
The world’s top female golfer, Inbee Park, continues her domination of the game winning the Women’s British Open on Sunday by three-strokes. Park managed an incredible final round, carding 7 birdies and 1 eagle to surpass compatriot Jin Young Ko with a 12-under 276 total.  Marking the South Korean’s seventh career major title and her fourth win of the season.  An ev..Read More

Charley Hull Backs #ThisGirlGolfs Ahead of Women’s British Open

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Charley Hull Backs #ThisGirlGolfs Ahead of Women’s British Open
Charley Hull has joined professional golfers Carly Booth and Henni Zuel in support of #ThisGirlGolfs, an initiative aimed at increasing female participation in golf. As Hull prepares to take on the best of the best at this week’s Women’s British Open in Scotland, the 19-year-old is also speaking out and throwing her weight behind the campaign to get more young girls interested in t..Read More

Robert Allenby Fires Caddie Mid-Round at Canadian Open

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Robert Allenby Fires Caddie Mid-Round at Canadian Open
PGA Tour veteran, Robert Allenby fired his caddie midway through the first round of the Canadian Open on Thursday after the two got into a “heated discussion.” The incident began on Allenby’s fourth hole of the day, the par-5 13th at the Glen Abbey Golf Club.  After a disagreement over club selection, the 44-year-old Australian went on to triple the hole after landing in..Read More

Zach Johnson to Introduce the Claret Jug to his Green Jacket

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Zach Johnson to Introduce the Claret Jug to his Green Jacket
Zach Johnson wasn’t the winner most were betting on, but by last night the unassuming golfer had secured the Open Championship, marking his second major title victory. For only the second time in its history the Open was extended to a fifth day of play after rain and wind delays disrupted play on Friday and Saturday.  The Monday finish proved successful for three golfers, including ..Read More

Jordan Spieth Hoping to Make it Three-in-a-Row at St. Andrews

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Jordan Spieth Hoping to Make it Three-in-a-Row at St. Andrews
American golfer Jordan Spieth teed off this morning at the 144th Open Championship hoping to continue his journey of completing a career grand slam. The 21-year-old enters the third major of the season as number 2 in the world, already having won both the Masters and the U.S. Open this year. A win on Sunday at St. Andrews would make Spieth the first golfer since Ben Hogan in 1953 to win the fi..Read More

In Gee Chun Becomes 7th South Korean U.S. Women’s Open Winner in 11 Years

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In Gee Chun Becomes 7th South Korean U.S. Women’s Open Winner in 11 Years
South Korean golfer, In Gee Chun has well and truly made her professional mark, winning her U.S. Women’s Open debut in Lancaster, Pennsylvania on Sunday. The 20-year-old took control of the final round, coming from 4-strokes behind the overnight leader to claim her first LPGA major victory by 1-stroke. A result Chun was more than satisfied with, evident from her ear-to-ear smile and gigg..Read More

Iraq War Veteran and Amputee Makes History on Web.com Tour

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Iraq War Veteran and Amputee Makes History on Web.com Tour
Retired U.S. Army Corporal, Chad Pfeifer made history yesterday on the Web.com Tour, becoming the first amputee to compete at the PGA’s developmental level. Pfeifer, who lost his left leg in a roadside bomb attack in Iraq in 2007, gained entry to this week’s Albertsons Boise Open through a sponsor’s exemption.  The 33-year-old completed his round on Thursday to a ton of ..Read More
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