Vince Robitaille

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    Pettersen wins second-straight at Sunrise LPGA Taiwan Championship

    Suzann Pettersen spent most of her season finishing outside the top-15 in tournaments. But a late renaissance has Norway’s pride looking like it’s is 2007, her breakout six-win season, all over again. While ending the winless drought...

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    Navistar LPGA Classic: Alabama Slammin’

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer When one discusses Bobby Jones and sweeps, it’s usually in reference to the Georgian’s 1930 Grand Slam. But Stacey Lewis successfully added herself to the potential subjects when such a conversation...

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    Ricoh Women’s British Open Recap: Worse Weather

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer The Open – on either circuit – is only truly enjoyable when the setting reminds us of a certain Dennis Farina line in a certain Guy Ritchie film. Well, if such...

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    Kingsmill Championship: The never-ending playoff hole

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer The understatement of the season could have been that the Kingsmill Championship’s fate was sealed on the 18th hole. Sadly for Paula Creamer, of the nine highly redundant holes that started...

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    CN Canadian Women’s Open: I was there, were you?

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer Significant sporting events are somehow hard to come by. We’ve all witnessed a thriller once in a while. We’ve all stood there rooting for the overwhelming underdog to complete the comeback....

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    LPGA Safeway Classic recap: A Sixth first

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer Parity is an overused term in the contemporary golfing thesaurus. The PGA Tour has been left without a clear-cut alpha male since Tigergate – a case could be made that Luke...

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    LPGA check in: Evian Masters recap

    Evian Masters Recap: Throne Overthrown By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer France has seen its share of comeback victories through its history; La Bastille stands as a testament of this. The Evian Masters, perhaps, doesn’t match the...

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    Evian Masters preview: One last sip [waiting on the new flavored water]

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer As yet another Olympic chapter commences, one ends this week in Evian-les-Bains. In its last edition as a non-major event, the Evian Masters will give impressions of trials and preparations; players,...

    • Posted 636 days ago
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    U.S. Women’s Open recap: Homecomings on hallowed grounds

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer As the U.S. Women’s Open returned to Blackwolf Run where The Shot That Changed Women’s Golf was orchestrated by Se Ri Pak already 14 years ago, premier golfers from around the...

    • Posted 653 days ago
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    Walmart NW Arkansas Championship recap: Bittersweet scorching heat

    By Vince Robitaille  GolfWRX Staff Writer The action was heated in more ways than one, last weekend in Rogers, Ark., a former World No.1 rallying late in order to become the third multiple winner on tour this...

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    Manulife Financial LPGA Classic recap: A grand cru

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer It seems like it should have happened many years ago – to be quite honest, even yesterday, it felt like it should have happened about an hour or so earlier –...

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    Manulife Financial LPGA Classic preview: Norman, Oklahoma, Canada

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer First year events are, quite obviously, new beginnings, chances to explore new landscapes and, in certain specific instances, opportunities to reflect upon a particular facet of our game’s state. Having previously...

    • Posted 672 days ago
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    Wegmans LPGA Championship preview

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer Monday marked the beginning of major season, The Longest Day In Golf enabling amateurs with dreams better suited for Cinderella, and journeymen of the professional ranks alike to take part, in...

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    ShopRite LPGA Classic recap: Top hog

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer Most often than not on the LPGA Tour – or seemingly on any tour these days, really – the acute depth of the field makes for high blood pressure levels around...

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    ShopRite LPGA Classic preview: Fountain of youth

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer After a short pause allowing the world’s premier female golfers the opportunity to catch their breath after the dramatic incidents of the Sybase Match Play Championship, said golfers are back at...

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    Sybase Match Play Recap: Friends Or Foes?

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Contributor The thing with putting yourself in the line of fire is that you might get shot. Repeatedly. I think that’s what happened, but I can’t quite grasp all of it yet. What...

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    Sybase Match Play Championship preview

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Contributor Not only does Yours Truly already enjoy the gritty test and gamesmanship of match play from a golfer’s perspective, the added pleasure of filling brackets after March – and to do it...

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    LPGA Mobile Bay Classic recap: Steady Stacey

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer What seemed like a lock, a formality, a proverbial walk in the park, turned into a thriller on Sunday afternoon as Stacey Lewis took her foot off the pedal and let...

    • Posted 723 days ago
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    Mobile Bay LPGA Classic Preview: Let’s Roll

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer After a brief stint on the jewel of the Pacific, the LPGA heads back to the core of continent this week, more precisely, to Mobile, Ala. The event has now changed...

    • Posted 728 days ago
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    Lotte Championship Recap: Ha-w-Ai-I (h??wa?.i)

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Staff Writer While the first day of the inaugural Lotte Championship presented by J Golf showcased solid golf, things really kicked off on the regular American schedule or, simply put, on Thursday afternoon;...

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    Head Start: LPGA LOTTE Championship Preview

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Contributor The first addition of the year to the LPGA tournament schedule is upon us. If you don’t pay attention it might take you by surprise, not because of the venue on which...

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    Kraft recap: Slipped through the net

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Contributor As I started writing this, right around the 16th hole on Sunday, Jack Nicklaus’ old mindset of lying low, letting others beat themselves and hand him the championship came to my mind....

    • Posted 750 days ago
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    Kraft Nabisco Championship preview: Take the plunge

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Contributor For most, the words “take the plunge” bring up images of, either, launching one’s self in a new hazardous endeavor, or of a British-sounding fictional anthropologist clamoring the refreshing virtues of one...

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    Kia Classic Recap: A queen and her heiress

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Contributor Let’s get it out of the way up front — Yani Tseng went wire to wire at the Kia Classic to go three straight on the LPGA Tour. Now, the fourth round...

    • Posted 758 days ago
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    The great American hope: LPGA Kia Classic Preview

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Contributor If one were to inspect the future of the game, said one would quickly notice that, if the Eastern promises hadn’t been fulfilled already – a rather self-explanatory case could be made...

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    RR Donnelley Founders Cup Recap: Y Try?

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Contributor A lingering elbow injury? No. An entire field of the LPGA’s best players at the RR Donnelley Founders Cup? As it has been demonstrated over and over again, no. Even hail in...

    • Posted 765 days ago
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    Opinion: The miracles of Bill Haas?

    By Vince Robitaille GolfWRX Contributor The weekend saw two things happen, a great rally by the son of a Hall of Famer, namely Bill Haas, and the worst possible outcome for the long-term sake of the PGA...

    • Posted 791 days ago
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