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5 Things to Know about British Masters Winner Matt Fitzpatrick

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5 Things to Know about British Masters Winner Matt Fitzpatrick
The British Masters returned to the European schedule last week after a seven-year hiatus.  Hosted by Ian Poulter, the event promised to be an exciting opportunity to re-energise golf in England.  So what better way to entice new vigour into the game then having a 21-year-old from Sheffield not only win, but lead all four rounds? Matt Fitzpatrick dazzled at Woburn Golf Club, exhibit..Read More

The British Masters & Top Golfers are Gearing Up for Woburn

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The British Masters & Top Golfers are Gearing Up for Woburn
With the British Masters set to return after a 7-year hiatus next week, players and fans are getting excited for the incredible action sure to go down at Woburn Golf Club. Boasting an impressive field that includes major winners and Ryder Cup legends, the British Masters is back and looking to inspire the next generation of great British golfers.  Helping to drive the cause is this year&r..Read More

Rose Forced to Withdraw from AT&T National Due to Fatigue

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Rose Forced to Withdraw from AT&T National Due to Fatigue
Justin Rose has announced he will not play at this weekend’s AT&T National in Bethesda, Maryland due to fatigue and exhaustion.   It has been a month Rose is sure to remember.  Having finally clinched his first major championship with a win at the U.S. Open, the Englishman went straight to the Travelers Championship last weekend.  But it was obvious the golfer was strug..Read More

Tiger Woods Questions the Digital Age, Seeking Time Limits on TV Spectators Calling in Violations

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Tiger Woods Questions the Digital Age, Seeking Time Limits on TV Spectators Calling in Violations
It is a mistake many golfers make.  Moving debris away from a ball to get a better shot, but etiquette and rules state if there’s any ball movement during this time you must call it and receive a penalty.  Last Friday it happened to Tiger Woods at the BMW Championship.  While Woods believed the ball only oscillated, Tour officials thought otherwise.  Leaving the Nike p..Read More

Phil Mickelson Will Start 2014 Season in Abu Dhabi

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Phil Mickelson Will Start 2014 Season in Abu Dhabi
Phil Mickelson announced on Tuesday that he would be starting off the 2014 season in January at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship. The Open winner will join Rory McIlroy, Justin Rose and Luke Donald as they compete for a lucrative purse worth $2.7 million USD.   “To play Abu Dhabi in the early part of the year is a great opportunity,” Mickelson said in a statement. “I'..Read More

Dustin Johnson Looking to Defend his Title in Hawaii

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Dustin Johnson Looking to Defend his Title in Hawaii
As the final round of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions gets under way today, Dustin Johnson will be hoping to break out of the three-way lead he shares with Webb Simpson and Jordan Spieth, to claim the PGA Title for the second consecutive year. Johnson’s third round performance was impressive, eagling the par-5 ninth hole before carding three birdies on the back nine. Giving the Taylo..Read More

Jason Day Secures Match Play Win after Intensive Playoff

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Jason Day Secures Match Play Win after Intensive Playoff
After dwindling the 64-man field down in Arizona, Sunday’s final of the WGC-Accenture Match Play saw Jason Day and Victor Dubuisson battling it out in an intense playoff.  With Day finally triumphing on the 23rd hole.   The two golfers treated spectators to a passionate show to the bitter end.  Matching each other hole for hole with Dubuisson demonstrating how best to shoot..Read More

Tiger Woods Announces He Wont be Part of the Ryder Cup Team

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Tiger Woods Announces He Wont be Part of the Ryder Cup Team
Tiger Woods let it be known yesterday that he has withdrawn himself from consideration for this year’s Ryder Cup Team and will be taking an extended break from golf to concentrate on his health. Stating on his website, “I've been told by my doctors and trainer that my back muscles need to be rehabilitated and healed.  They've advised me not to play or practice now.  I was..Read More

Dustin Johnson’s Back and “Made to Win” at Doral

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Dustin Johnson’s Back and “Made to Win” at Doral
Dustin Johnson is back and already making his mark. Winning Sunday’s WGC-Cadillac Championship, 8-strokes ahead of World Number One, Rory McIlroy. Armed with the latest TaylorMade equipment, including the AeroBurner TP Driver, R15 3-Wood and the Tour Preferred MB Irons, Johnson cruised to the top of the leaderboard during the tournament’s final round. Taking advantage of the sensat..Read More

Tiger Woods Comes up Short in Turkey but Likes his Chances for a 2014 Major

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Tiger Woods Comes up Short in Turkey but Likes his Chances for a 2014 Major
Last week Tiger Woods literally stopped traffic in Istanbul as he hit a shot off the Bosphorus Bridge.  But the fabulous PR stunt wasn’t enough to earn him top honours at the Turkish Open on Sunday. The Nike player finished in a tie for third with Justin Rose, 4-strokes behind French winner, Victor Dubuisson.  Woods will now take three weeks away from the sport before ret..Read More

Henrik Stenson Makes History with Race to Dubai Win

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Henrik Stenson Makes History with Race to Dubai Win
Sweden’s Henrik Stenson is boasting a pretty incredible year on the golf course.  Not only winning the PGA FedEx Cup but also securing this weekend’s Race to Dubai title, a feat never before achieved by the same golfer in the same year.   Playing with the new TaylorMade SLDR driver, the 37-year-old had a spectacular bogey-free final round.  With six birdies and an eag..Read More

Rory McIlroy Secures Open Title, Placing Himself Among the Greats

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Rory McIlroy Secures Open Title, Placing Himself Among the Greats
Rory McIlroy has secured his first Open Championship.  Gaining entry into an elite club that includes Tiger Woods and Jack Nicklaus as the only players to win three majors by the age of 25. McIlroy showed no signs of the “freaky Friday” curse that seems to have played havoc with his game recently.  Coming out strong with 66s Thursday and Friday last week to give hi..Read More
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