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PGA Member Tim Thelen wins for fourth time on European Senior Tour
PGA Professional Tim Thelen added another victorious chapter to his amazing second career over the weekend when he won the Senior Open of Portugal on the European Sen
15 Sep 2014 - 3:30pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy's 55 consecutive made putts isn't the best approach for average golfer
Before his final round at the Tour Championship on Sunday, we saw Rory McIlroy make 55 consecutive putts from the same spot about 10 feet from the cup.
15 Sep 2014 - 1:52pm - 0 Comments
World No. 1 Stacy Lewis and the fairway wood approach shot gone wrong
Let's preface this blog by reminding everyone of a simple fact: Stacy Lewis is one of the best female golfers on the planet and has been for some time. That said, Lewis did something over the weekend in the Evian Championship that the rest of us can relate to, unfortunately.
15 Sep 2014 - 11:04am - 0 Comments
Ryder Cup Flashback: 1993 at The Belfry
The 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles is almost here. The matches tee off from Scotland next Friday. To help get you ready, we'll be highlighting "flashbacks" in Ryder Cup history.
15 Sep 2014 - 10:19am - 0 Comments
Rory McIlory makes 55 putts in a row before Tour Championship final round
Well, I've run out of fingers and toes on which to count. While practicing before the final round of the Tour Championship at East Lake, Rory McIlroy made 55 consecutive putts from 10 feet. That's right, 55 in a row. 
14 Sep 2014 - 2:17pm - 0 Comments
UPDATE: Bandaged Shark returns to accident scene
Never change, Shark.  One day after severely injuring his left arm in an accident with a chainsaw, Greg Norman showed that he is not letting the incident get him down. 
14 Sep 2014 - 1:33pm - 0 Comments
Andy Sullivan earns trip to space with hole-in-one at KLM Open
Back your bags, Andy Sullivan. You're leaving this planet.  Thanks to his ace on the 15th hole at the KLM Open in The Netherlands, Sullivan has won a trip to outer space.  
14 Sep 2014 - 12:08pm - 0 Comments
Greg Norman almost cuts hand off in chainsaw accident
Greg Norman posted a shocking photo on Instagram late Saturday, showing him lying in a hospital bed with his left arm all bandaged up.
14 Sep 2014 - 12:47am - 0 Comments
13-year-old commits to Texas golf team and he might be a keeper
Every so often, we see a story in which an ambitious young athlete pledges his allegiance to a college program years before he's eligible to actually do so.
13 Sep 2014 - 8:34pm - 0 Comments
Adam Scott chips in from sprinkler head lie
I don't know what it is with Adam Scott and sprinkler heads, but he's had his share of odd run-ins with them this year.
13 Sep 2014 - 4:48pm - 0 Comments
Pro golfers make most of trip to France
Recently, we've come across some photos of recreational golfers teeing it up from some crazy places. This time, we've got ones from professional golfers. 
13 Sep 2014 - 12:15pm - 0 Comments
Guess the course: Sept. 12, 2014
Welcome to our new format for our 'Guess the Course' game. 
12 Sep 2014 - 2:48pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy or Tiger Woods? Who is the face of the game?
Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy recently joined Rachel Nichols from CNN's 'Unguarded,' to talk about their rivalry and friendship. Which is it?
12 Sep 2014 - 2:48pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy hits shot into spectator's pocket
Talk about a hole-in-one. 
12 Sep 2014 - 1:32pm - 0 Comments
Freedom Tower provides perfect setting for great golf photo
For Kevin Sabbagh, the opportunity was just too good to pass up. 
11 Sep 2014 - 6:14pm - 0 Comments
Guinness World Records 2015: Longest 'usable' golf club
There are some strange Guinness World Records out there. Stuff like "longest mohawk," "largest omelette," "biggest rubber band ball," and "tallest lego tower," just to name a few.
11 Sep 2014 - 9:50am - 0 Comments
Play halted at KLM Open after player struck in head by errant shot
UPDATE: The European Tour is now reporting that Zanotti never lost consciousness. 
11 Sep 2014 - 8:28am - 0 Comments
Bear cubs lack etiquette on the green
You ever have one of those rounds where the foursome in front of you just won't get off the green?   That happened to Andi Dzilums and his friends at the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort in Montan
10 Sep 2014 - 7:55pm - 0 Comments
Louis Oosthuizen "lands" a UPS jet in a training simulator
While in Louisville for the PGA Championship, Louis "Larry" Oosthuizen had the opportunity to visit UPS Worldport, the largest fully-automated package handling facility in the world, processing an average of 1.6 million packages daily.
10 Sep 2014 - 12:56pm - 0 Comments