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Here's Tom Watson's 2015 Open Championship badge

Tom Watson's 2015 Open Championship badge
Ryan Lauder via Twitter
Tom Watson's solid silver player's badge for the 2015 Open Championship has a claret jug for each of his five victories.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, July 03, 2014 | 2:33 p.m.

Lee Westwood saves his hometown soccer club

Lee Westwood
Getty Images
The logo of Lee Westwood's golf school will festoon the front of Worksop Town FC's soccer jerseys this season.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, July 02, 2014 | 6:07 p.m.

Ice Bucket Challenge the new cool, or cold, thing in pro golf

Stacy Lewis Ice Bucket Challenge
LPGA Tour via Twitter
World No. 1 Stacy Lewis accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge from new U.S. Women's Open champion Michelle Wie.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, June 30, 2014 | 2:57 p.m.

royal bank scotland issues ryder cup banknote

Ryder Cup bank note
Royal Bank of Scotland
The special-edition £5 note from the Royal Bank of Scotland features a Ryder Cup motif on both front and back.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, June 27, 2014 | 6:12 p.m.

Greenbrier to host New Orleans Saints training camp this summer

New Orleans Saints training camp at the Geenbrier
WVNS Sports via Twitter
The New Orleans Saints' training camp at the Greenbrier will include a 55,000-square-foot building and three practice fields.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, June 26, 2014 | 8:12 p.m.

Nike Golf unveils Women's Lunar Adapt golf shoe

Nike Golf women's Lunar Adapt shoe
Courtesy Nike Golf
The new women's Lunar Adapt shoes feature a low-profile design improves ground feel.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, June 26, 2014 | 6:39 p.m.

Presidents Cup teams visit White House, meet President Obama

Presidents Cup teams at White House
Presidents Cup via Twitter
PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem addressed the audience as the 2013 President Cup teams assembled at the White House.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, June 24, 2014 | 7:50 p.m.

Tiger Woods won't play again until British Open after next week, according to report

Tiger Woods
Getty Images
Tiger Woods won't return to the Greenbrier Classic this year after playing his Quicken Loans National this coming week, according to officials at the Greenbrier.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Saturday, June 21, 2014 | 11:13 p.m.

Tiger Woods to play Quicken Loans National next week

Tiger Woods
Getty Images
Tiger Woods will be back in action next week after almost four months away.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, June 20, 2014 | 3:46 p.m.

Guan Tianlang returns to junior golf, at least for a while

Guan Tianlang
Getty Images
Guan Tianlang made worldwide headlines at the 2013 Masters, but his next start will be back in among his fellow teenagers.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, June 20, 2014 | 3:15 p.m.

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