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PGA Member Tim Thelen wins for fourth time on European Senior Tour

Tim Thelen and Lucinda Thelen at the Senior Open of Portugal
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Tim Thelen celebrated his Senior Open of Portugal victory on Sunday with his wife Lucinda, who often caddies for him.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, September 15, 2014 | 3:30 p.m.

Greg Norman almost cuts hand off in chainsaw accident

Greg Norman
Greg Norman via Instagram
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Sunday, September 14, 2014 | 12:47 a.m.

13-year-old commits to Texas golf team and he might be a keeper

Mason Nome
Courtesy of AJGA
Mason Nome "has dreamed since he was little about someday playing golf for the University of Texas," his father, Craig Nome, said.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Saturday, September 13, 2014 | 8:34 p.m.

Cleveland RTX 2.0 wedges promise even more spin

Cleveland RTX 2.0 wedges
Courtesy of Cleveland Golf
The blade version of the Cleveland RTX 2.0 wedges is for better players, while the cavityback version is better for players needing a bit more forgiveness.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, September 12, 2014 | 6:57 p.m.

Bear cubs lack etiquette on the green

bear cubs on golf course
YouTube
These bear cubs seemed to enjoy their time on the golf course.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 | 7:55 p.m.

Phil Mickelson buying San Diego-area golf club with newspaper publisher

Phil Mickelson
Getty Images
Phil Mickelson's bid to buy the Fairbanks Ranch Country Club involves a significant upgrade to the facilities.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, September 09, 2014 | 7:11 p.m.

Minjee Lee follows Lydia Ko's lead into pro ranks

Minjee Lee and Matthew Pavlick
YouTube
Minjee Lee turned professional in a fun video in which she takes on Australian Rules Football star Matthew Pavlick.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, September 09, 2014 | 6:20 p.m.

Miguel Angel Jimenez and Joost Luiten battle in the air and on the land

Joost Luiten and Miguel Angel Jimenez
KLM Airlines (left) and Joost Luiten (right) via Twitter
Miguel Angel Jimenez took a close look at Joost Luiten's in-flight putting stroke before the two players faced off in a lighthearted rematch of their 2013 duel in the KLM Open.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, September 08, 2014 | 8:00 p.m.

Toledo Mud Hens convert field into miniature golf course

Fifth Third Stadium in Toledo, Ohio
Courtesy of Toledo Mud Hens
Before they host a pair of minor-league ice hockey names, the Toledo Mud Hens are converting their field into a miniature golf complex.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, September 05, 2014 | 7:29 p.m.

Seven nations want to host 2022 Ryder Cup

Ryder Cup logo
Who will host the 2022 Ryder Cup? That question should be answered in 2015.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, September 05, 2014 | 4:22 p.m.

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