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    Photos from the 2014 LPGA International Crown

    GolfWRX is live this week from the inaugural LPGA International Crown, which is a global match play competition that includes eight teams consisting of four players, each representing their nation. The host course for the event is...

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    Fantasy Cheat Sheet: RBC Canadian Open

    If you think the John Deere Classic has the unenviable position of preceding a trip across the Atlantic Ocean for the British Open, imagine being the organizer for the RBC Canadian Open. Players are jet-lagged, tired and...

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    A perfect balance: Kerr enjoys success on course, fulfillment off

    Cristie Kerr has been a mainstay on the LPGA Tour for more than 15 years. With 16 wins, two major championships and nearly $16 million in career earnings, she has remained competitive year in and year out....

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    McIlroy’s Dad Wins $171,000 Bet on Son

    Rory McIlroy is winning big these days, and not just for himself. The Northern Irishman opened the final round of the 2014 Open Championship with a six-shot lead, and while his margin was shaved to two on...

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    McIlroy wins The Open Championship

    Rory McIlroy, at just 25-years old, added a third leg of the career Grand Slam on Sunday at Royal Liverpool Golf Club, adding his first Claret Jug to his 2011 U.S. Open and 2012 PGA Championship victories....

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    McIlroy (16-under) takes 6 shot lead at The Open

    Ivor Robson has the afternoon off. The sweet-tenored announcer who hasn’t taken a bathroom break in 37 years of presentations, who has spawned an unending and indelible line of imitators, was reduced to introducing merely half the...

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    McIlroy rolls in Round 2, leads by 4 shots

    It was another day at Hoylake and another defense was added to the course’s repertoire. Not that Hoylake suddenly became U.S. Open tough. The winds largely absent during the first round emerged on Friday, consistently blowing 15-to-20...

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    Tiger makes late triple bogey, finishes on the cut line

    Tiger Woods started his second round at Royal Liverpool much like he finished it. That put the three-time British winner in jeopardy of missing his second cut in 18 appearances at the championship. Woods’ rocky start included...

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    Young guns McIlroy and Manassero lead the way at Hoylake

    There were really no big surprises in Round 1 at the Open Championship…depending on how you felt about Tiger Woods coming into the event. It’s been eight years since Woods’ triumphant march around Hoylake and the man...

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    Day’s thumb injury remains an issue at The Open

    Jason Day sought medical attention for his left thumb immediately after Round 1 play of The Open Championship. He shot a 1-over-par 73 despite playing in obvious discomfort throughout the day. On hole No. 14, Day’s iron shot...

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    Breaking down Tiger Woods’ opening 69

    If you joined your intrepid journalist in waking up to catch Tiger Woods’ opening tee shot at 4:10 a.m. ET, you likely felt OK about his effort, which found the left side of the fairway. “OK He...

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    Social Media roundup from The Open Championship

    Here’s what people are talking about on social media during Round 1 of The Open Championship at Royal Birkdale. ——————————————————- A quick Vine of Tiger hitting a marshall in the head with his drive after a single...

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    The Open Championship’s most unlikely contestant

    John Singleton had some jitters on the first tee like a lot of Open Championship contestants. The difference? Singleton doesn’t play golf for a living; he works at a resin factory in nearby Birkenhead. To qualify for the event,...

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    Fantasy Cheat Sheet: The Open Championship

    Going back to being a kid, the British Open has always been my favorite major tournament. While I love the Masters, I’ve always been incited in my soul by wind, cloudy conditions and the imagery of a...

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    Photos from the 2014 LPGA Marathon Classic

    GolfWRX is live this week from the 2014 LPGA Marathon Classic presented by Owens Corning and O-I at the Highlands Meadow Golf Club in Sylvania, Ohio. The course will play as a par-71 measuring 6,514 yards for...

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    Watch Rory McIlroy hit a 436-yard drive

    What’s more fun than driving a driveable par-4? When you’re Rory McIlroy, it’s driving a usually non-driveable par-4. McIlroy’s first-round 64 at the Aberdeen Scottish Open including a 436-yard bomb off the 13th tee that found the...

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    Snedeker hires Butch Harmon as new coach

    Brandt Snedeker has ended his seven-year relationship with coach Todd Anderson and will be employing the services of Butch Harmon. Snedeker was fourth in the Official World Golf Ranking just last year. Regardless of your opinion of...

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  • Fantasy Cheat Sheet: The John Deere Classic

    It’s always interesting watching the faces of golfers as they sink their final putt of a tournament. If all you saw was the reaction, it would tell you enough to get an idea of how the last...

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    Golfers and this thing called the Ice Bucket Challenge

    The #icebucketchallenge is simple. Dump a bucket of water and ice cubes on your head, get it on camera and call out the next challenger. If you don’t subject yourself to freezing cold water within 24 hours,...

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    Cabrera takes Greenbrier Classic title

    A Billy Hurley III victory at the Greenbrier Classic on Independence Day weekend would have been a good story. Hurley graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy and served his country for five years, including a two-year term...

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    PGA Tour Match Play Championship moves to TPC Harding Park, changes format

    The PGA Tour’s Match Play Championship will see a new format in 2015, which was long overdue. News broke on Wednesday morning when PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem announced that the event will be switching venues to...

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    Have you seen this? Bubba Watson cranks drivers with shoppers at Golfsmith

    BUBBA & GOLFSMITH from Bubba Watson on Vimeo. Fresh off a flight into Los Angeles a few weeks back, the No. 3-ranked golfer in the world, Bubba Watson, decided to stop by an area Golfsmith to drive...

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    Rickie Fowler involved in a car crash, says he’s OK

    Rickie Fowler was the driver in a car crash near his home in Jupiter, Fla., on Tuesday night, which left him briefly hospitalized at JFK Medical Center with cuts and abrasions near his hairline, according to reports....

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  • Wisdom beyond her years: Lydia Ko talks golf, family, friends and faith

    Phenom. Prodigy. Whiz kid. Wunderkind. Lydia Ko has heard all the praise and no matter how many times people tell her how great she is – or how great she will be – she remains firmly grounded...

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    Rose stands up to Congressional’s test with win

    Justin Rose survived the Sunday test of Congressional Country Club at the Quicken Loans National, as he carded one of just six under-par rounds on the day and defeated Shawn Stefani with a par on the first...

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    2014 Quicken Loans National Photos

    GolfWRX is live this week from the 2014 Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club (Blue) in Bethesda, Md. The course will play as a par-71 measuring 7,569-yards for the event. Tiger Woods, currently ranked No. 5...

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    Woods’ missed cut was a step in the right direction

    Any assessment of what Tiger Woods’ missed cut at the Quicken Loans National means must begin with this question: “What did we expect?” Yes, Tiger Woods missed his fourth 36-hole cut as a professional in his career....

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    Tiger Woods on the state of his game

    As we all know by now, Tiger Woods is making his return to competitive golf this week at the Quicken Loans National after back surgery three months ago. But what kind of performance can we really expect...

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    Fantasy Cheat Sheet: Quicken Loans National

    It’s astounding to think that a player can sit at 8-under par after three and a half rounds, and nine holes later they’re at 15-under with a trophy on the way. Kevin Streelman earned his second PGA Tour...

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    Streelman birdies seven straight to win Travelers Championship

    While the sports world was captivated by Michelle Wie and World Cup soccer, Kevin Streelman was making history with a scorching hot putter. Streelman birdied his final seven holes, shooting a back-nine 28 including birdies on his...

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    2014 Travelers Championship Photos

    GolfWRX is live this week from the 2014 Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Conn. The course, which will play as a par-70 measuring 6,841 yards for the tournament, was redesigned by Pete Dye in...

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    Tiger Woods will return to PGA Tour this week

    Just three days ago we posted an article titled “Tiger Woods is back…to hitting full shots” after the golfer was spotted cranking drivers at his home club in Florida. Well, according to the golfer’s Facebook page, he’ll...

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    11-year-old shoots 78 in Round 1 at the U.S. Women’s Open

    Lucy Li, the 11-year-old who is the youngest player to ever qualify for the U.S. Women’s Open, posted an 8-over 78 in her first round at Pinehurst No. 2. Li’s round included two double bogeys and a...

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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 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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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