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Simon Dyson BMW Masters disqualification costs him twice

Simon Dyson at the BMW Masters
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Simon Dyson was disqualified from the BMW Masters after a TV viewer called in a ruled violation.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Saturday, October 26, 2013 | 12:16 a.m.

Jose Maria Olazabal receives Spain's most prestigious sports award

Jose Maria Olazabal at the Prince of Asturias Awards
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Jose Maria Olazabal received the 2013 Prince of Asturias Award for Sports in front of an audience that includes the Spanish Royal Family on Friday in Oviedo, Spain.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, October 25, 2013 | 9:15 p.m.

Lydia Ko launches latest iPhone in New Zealand

Lydia Ko
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Lydia Ko worked the register as part of her participation in the rollout of the new iPhones in New Zealand.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, October 24, 2013 | 7:17 p.m.

Don Padgett II to retire as Pinehurst president and COO in 2014

Don Padgett II and Mike Davis
Pinehurst Resort
Pinehurst President and COO Don Padgett (l) and the USGA's Mike Davis will collaborate on the U.S. Open next summer, before Padgett retires next fall.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, October 24, 2013 | 6:39 p.m.

Brandel Chamblee apologizes to Tiger Woods for controversial column

Brandel Chamblee
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Brandel Chamblee apologized to Tiger Woods on Tuesday, several days after writing a highly controversial column in which he criticized Woods for rules infractions and equated those infractions with an incident in which Chamblee cheated on a test in school.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, October 22, 2013 | 11:50 p.m.

PGA President Ted Bishop inducted into Indiana Golf Hall of Fame

Paul Levy, Darrell Crall, Ted Bishop, Derek Sprague, Pete Bevaqua
The PGA of America
PGA President Ted Bishop (center) is joined by the PGA leadership after being inducted into the Indiana Golf Hall of Fame Tuesday night in Indianapolis.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, October 22, 2013 | 7:49 p.m.

Nike Lunar Embellish womens golf shoes are lightweight and customizable

Nike Lunar Embellish women's golf shoes
Courtesy of Nike Golf
The Nike Lunar Embellish women's golf shoes come with a variety of Interchangeable saddle wraps to allow golfers to match their shoes with their outfits.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, October 22, 2013 | 5:32 p.m.

SLDR fairway woods and rescue clubs join TaylorMade line

TaylorMade SLDR fairway wood and rescue club
Courtesy of TaylorMade
The new TaylorMade SLDR fairway woods and rescue clubs share the SLDR driver's Loft-Sleeve technology, which allows golfers to adjust the loft, as well as its gray and silver color palette.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, October 21, 2013 | 6:59 p.m.

Adams Golf rolls out XTD family of high-performance clubs

Adams Golf XTD driver
Courtesy of Adams Golf
The Adams XTD driver is the only driver one to feature Cut-Thru Slot technology – slots cut in the crown and sole that help the face flex more to provide faster ball speeds and longer distance.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, October 17, 2013 | 12:37 a.m.

Hunter Mahan tweet prompts response from Tim McCarver

Yasiel Puig
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Yasiel Puig's triple provoked a Twitter-to-TV discussion about unwritten rules in baseball and golf.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, October 16, 2013 | 11:41 p.m.

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