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    Tiger Woods adds new bag sponsor, MusclePharm

    Tiger Woods, who has turned a generation of golfers into fitness conscious athletes, will have a new golf bag sponsor when he returns to competition. On Wednesday, Woods announced through his website and Twitter account that beginning...

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  • McIlroy chooses Ireland
    McIlroy will play for Ireland in the 2016 Olympics

    On the eve of the Irish Open, here’s a Rory McIlroy story not related to the golfer’s clubs getting lost by an airline: Clad appropriately in a green shirt a pre-tournament press conference, the Ulsterman stated he’ll...

    • Posted 37 days ago
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    Photos from the U.S. Women’s Open

    GolfWRX is live from Pinehurst No. 2, which is working double duty this week as the site of the U.S. Women’s Open. Last week, Pinehurst No. 2 played host to the U.S. Men’s Open, where Martin Kaymer...

    • Posted 37 days ago
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    Tiger Woods is back… to hitting full shots

    According to multiple reports, Tiger Woods was seen hitting full shots (including driver), over the weekend at his home course in Hobe Sound, Florida. The TW sighting at the Medalist GC invites speculation as to whether he’ll...

    • Posted 38 days ago
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  • Fantasy Golf Cheat Sheet: Travelers Championship

    Luck is an unquantifiable statistical category. It sure would be an interesting breakdown if you could see who just needs to throw their hands up or shrug their shoulders at the amount of balls that find the...

    • Posted 38 days ago
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  • Kaymer romps to 2014 U.S. Open victory

    “Turn out the lights; the party’s over.” – Johnny Miller, 6:37 p.m. Miller made that remark after Martin Kaymer holed a birdie putt on the short par-4 13th on Sunday. In the end, it turned out that...

    • Posted 39 days ago
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    Photos from the U.S. Open

    GolfWRX is live from the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst Resort and Country Club in the Village of Pinehurst, N.C. The No. 2 Course, designed by Donald Ross, will play as a par-70 measuring 7,562 yards, more...

    • Posted 40 days ago
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  • Martin Kaymer U.S. Open Round 3
    Kaymer carries 5-shot lead into Sunday

    Pinehurst No. 2 yielded just two sub-par rounds on moving day at the U.S. Open, while second-round leader Martin Kaymer grinded to post a Saturday 72 and will carry a five-shot lead into Sunday’s final round. A...

    • Posted 40 days ago
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    Why Sergio Garcia’s bag says Victor Garcia

    If you catch a glimpse of Sergio Garcia’s TaylorMade staff bag today, you might be surprised to see it reads “Victor” rather than “Sergio” Garcia. Scratching your head, you’ll likely ask: “Did the TaylorMade embroidery department drop...

    • Posted 41 days ago
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  • Martin Kaymer Round 2 U.S. Open
    Kaymer stays hot in Round 2, leads by 6

    If Germany consider its World Cup Brasil chances to be diminished after injuries to Marco Reus and Manuel Neuer, coach Joachim Loew might be well-served to place a call to North Carolina and discuss the matter with...

    • Posted 41 days ago
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    Kaymer shoots 65, leads by three after Round 1

    When play began Thursday morning, the field of the 114th U.S. Open was greeted by a Pinehurst No. 2 course that was far different than the course it had been practicing on all week. The softer conditions...

    • Posted 42 days ago
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    Snedeker Switches Putters

    If you follow us on Instagram, then you likely saw this photo yesterday of the new putter Brandt Snedeker put in the bag for the U.S. Open. The perennial top-tenner in strokes gained-putting ranks worse than 50th...

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    Rickie pays tribute to Payne

    As of this writing, Rickie Fowler is still warming up for his 8:13 a.m. tee time at Pinehurst No. 2, but he’s already making headlines. Why you ask? Take a look at this photo tweeted by Pinehurst...

    • Posted 43 days ago
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    Fantasy Cheat Sheet: The 114th U.S. Open

    What’s fun about a major tournament is knowing exactly the challenge every qualified golfer in the field will face. You understand the Masters needs precision on a picturesque Augusta National or to avoid pot bunkers at the...

    • Posted 45 days ago
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    Crane wins FedEx St. Jude after marathon day

    It’s been a long time, but Ben Crane is back in the winner’s circle after winning the FedEx St. Jude. Crane shot a final-round 73 to finish 10-under par, one shot clear of the field. “I had...

    • Posted 46 days ago
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    Photos from the FedEx St. Jude Classic

    GolfWRX is live this week from the FedEx St. Jude Classic at TPC Southwind in Memphis, Tenn. The course, which ranks as one of the most difficult courses on the PGA Tour, will play as a par-70...

    • Posted 47 days ago
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    2014 U.S. Open Odds

    Yes, we’re still more than a week from the 144th U.S. Open, which is hosted this year at Pinehurst No. 2. But we’re bringing you the 2014 U.S. Open odds a bit early this year to give you...

    • Posted 52 days ago
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    Fantasy Cheat Sheet: FedEx St. Jude Classic

    Watching Game of Thrones on Sunday night, I notice how there’s always a power struggle taking place. Sometimes it’s cunning, sometimes it’s from brute force and sometimes it’s just through attrition. The PGA Tour feels a lot...

    • Posted 52 days ago
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    Tiger Woods Foundation appoints new CEO

    Tiger Woods continues to spare no time during his medical absence from the PGA Tour. Woods, who has been constantly refining his business ventures over the past year, has named a new CEO, Rick Singer, the former...

    • Posted 52 days ago
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    Lewis Recaptures No. 1 Ranking, Looks for Back-to-Back Wins At Manulife

    Stacy Lewis will head into this week’s Manulife Financial LPGA Classic as the No. 1 player in the world recovering the crown from Inbee Park who held the position for 59 straight weeks. The six-shot win at...

    • Posted 52 days ago
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    Matsuyama wins his first at the Memorial

    One might have glanced at the calendar early Sunday afternoon and questioned whether it was June or July. Fireworks were exploding all over the Muirfield Village course as a mixture of young and old club-slingers exchanged birdie...

    • Posted 53 days ago
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  • Mickelson Involved in Insider Trading Investigation

    The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission and Federal Bureau of Investigation are undergoing an investigation of Phil Mickelson. Other subjects in this case include billionaire investor Carl Icahn, as well as Billy...

    • Posted 55 days ago
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    Photos from The Memorial

    GolfWRX is live from The Memorial Tournament, where Jack Nicklaus hosts 60 of the world’s best golfers at Muirfield Village in Dublin, Ohio. Last year, Matt Kuchar shot 12-under par to beat runner-up Kevin Chappell by two...

    • Posted 55 days ago
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    By Any Other Name: The Women’s PGA Championship

    The frequently-quoted line, spoken by Shakespeare’s Juliet, reads like this: “That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” Its application to Thursday’s stunning, joint announcement by the PGA of America and...

    • Posted 56 days ago
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    McIlroy follows 63 with a 78 in Round 2 at the Memorial

    After opening with a 63 in round one, Rory McIlroy recorded a 78 during the second round at the Memorial. McIlroy’s 43 on the back nine (his first nine holes) were the result of three consecutive double...

    • Posted 56 days ago
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    Photos from the LPGA ShopRite Classic

    GolfWRX is live this week from the LPGA ShopRite Classic at the Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club near Atlantic City, NJ. The Bay Course, which will play as a 6,247-yard, par-71 for the championship, gives players...

    • Posted 56 days ago
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    McIlroy opens with 63 at the Memorial

    Rory McIlroy is picking up right where he left off following a final-round 66 at the European Tour’s BMW PGA Championship with a blistering 63 at the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide Insurance. He is now an...

    • Posted 56 days ago
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  • Tiger Woods back isn't the problem
    Tiger Woods announces he’s out of the U.S. Open

    Tiger Woods won’t be teeing it up at the U.S. Open June 12. In a statement released through his website this evening, the golfer said: “Unfortunately, I won’t be there because I’m not yet physically able to...

    • Posted 58 days ago
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  • Justin Rose The Memorial Fantasy
    Fantasy Cheat Sheet: The Memorial Tournament

    I remember this time as a kid when my younger brother and I were playing in our community’s garden. Without malice, I threw a solid dirt clod that struck his eye and caused stitches, and he subsequently...

    • Posted 59 days ago
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    Wins by McIlroy and Scott ignite golf’s charge to the U.S. Open

    In a year of golf that’s lacked headlines, Rory McIlroy’s come-from-behind win at the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth looked as if it would be the game’s top story, but another one of the game’s stars made...

    • Posted 60 days ago
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    McIlroy erases 7-shot deficit to win BMW PGA Championship

    Rory McIlroy’s personal life was on shaky ground early this week at the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth, but by Sunday he proved that his golf game is still rock solid by winning one of the European...

    • Posted 61 days ago
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    2014 Crowne Plaza Invitational Photos

    GolfWRX is live this week from the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas. The course, often referred to as Hogan’s Alley, will play as a par 72, measuring 7,204 yards. Adam Scott,...

    • Posted 62 days ago
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    Chamblee and McCord join forces with Tathata Golf

    Former PGA Tour professionals and current analysts Brandel Chamblee and Gary McCord are throwing their weight behind a new golf training program, Tathata Golf. They’ll begin appearing in ads for the company some time this summer. And...

    • Posted 63 days ago
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  • Rory McIlroy calls off engagement
    Rory McIlroy calls off engagement

    For those of you who thought Rory McIlroy’s relationship with Danish tennis star Caroline Wozniacki was a distraction, you can cease your worrying. Rory McIlroy announced in a statement early today that he and his fiancé have...

    • Posted 65 days ago
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    11-year-old qualifies for the U.S. Women’s Open

    It would be simple to begin with the words “Most eleven-year olds are” or “When I was eleven, one thing I wasn’t doing was…” Consider that temptation resisted. Lucy Li, born little more than a decade ago, lowered...

    • Posted 66 days ago
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    Fantasy Cheat Sheet: Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial

    I hope you enjoyed last weekend’s high-energy drama “Drive for Show, Putt for Dough” in Dallas, because this week the PGA Tour is re-running Star(ter) Wars: Episode VI: Return of the Ball-Striker. Yes, it’s fairway-or-die golf yet...

    • Posted 66 days ago
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    Woods’ return date from injury still undecided

    Yesterday at Congressional Golf Club, site of The Tiger Woods Foundation’s annual Quicken Loans National, Tiger Woods spoke to the media for the first time since his back surgery about the current state of his health. He...

    • Posted 66 days ago
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    Scott overtakes Woods for No. 1 spot in the OWGR

    Adam Scott didn’t play this past weekend at HP Byron Nelson Championship, but he did overtake Tiger Woods to become the No. 1-ranked golfer in the Official World Golf Rankings. Since the inception of the Official World...

    • Posted 67 days ago
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    Todd holds on to win the HP Byron Nelson Championship

    Going into the final round of the HP Byron Nelson Championship, one would think that the PGA Tour had entered a time warp. Names like Mike Weir, Charles Howell III and Padraig Harrington were all within three...

    • Posted 67 days ago
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