Golf Buzz

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Two Illinois golfers made holes-in-one on the same hole, on the same day
According to the National Hole-in-One Registry, the odds of two amateur golfers getting aces on the same hole at the same golf course on the same day are about 17 million-to-1. Maybe it's time to move the pin the 17th hole at Tamarack Golf Course in Shiloh, Illinois.
17 Aug 2017 - 8:17am - 0 Comments
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Rickie Fowler keeps celebrating friends' majors while searching for his own
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Rickie Fowler, golf's version of an action hero, keeps showing up too late to save himself at the majors.
16 Aug 2017 - 12:51pm - 0 Comments
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Best golf jokes
Who doesn't love a good golf joke? Yeah, that's what we thought. From time to time we'll ask our friends in PGA.com Facebook Nation to entertain us with their favorite (clean) golf jokes. And they always deliver.
16 Aug 2017 - 8:55am - 5 Comments
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Stewart Cink awarded the 2017 Payne Stewart Award
Golf trophies are nice and meaningful, and Stewart Cink has a gracious plenty of them decorating his Duluth home. But the trophy the 2009 British Open champion -- and six-time PGA Tour winner -- was holding Monday was looking like a centerpiece.
15 Aug 2017 - 12:12pm - 0 Comments
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Jordan Spieth drains 100 feet worth of putts... in two holes
Jordan Spieth is on fire lately.
3 Aug 2017 - 12:21pm - 0 Comments
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'Arnold Palmer Bridge' dedicated to golf legend at Firestone Country Club
Arnold Palmer is widely credited with introducing the once-exclusive game of golf to the masses. He also is credited with nicknaming one of the most famous holes in golf history, No. 16 on the South Course at Firestone Country Club.
3 Aug 2017 - 11:07am - 0 Comments
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Jordan Spieth chases Grand Slam after electric wins
3 Aug 2017 - 10:04am - 0 Comments
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Tony Romo assessed slow-play penalty at Western Amateur
Pace of play is something that annoys a lot of people who love golf. It's particularly brutal when rounds -- especially on the PGA Tour -- can near the six-hour mark.
3 Aug 2017 - 9:49am - 0 Comments
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Rory McIlroy to play at least next two events with best friend, Harry Diamond, as caddie
Rory McIlroy faced the media in Akron, Ohio, at Firestone Country Club on Wednesday afternoon for the first time since news of the four-time major winner ending his nine-year run with caddie J.P. Fitzgerald earlier this week.
2 Aug 2017 - 2:32pm - 0 Comments
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Stephen Curry finds shooting from distance a far tougher challenge in golf than basketball
HAYWARD -- During his one and only practice round before he tees it up for real alongside a field of real professional golfers, Stephen Curry learned a sobering lesson on Tuesday.
2 Aug 2017 - 9:33am - 0 Comments
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Akshay Bhatia highlights Round 2 with a record 61 at the 42nd Boys Junior PGA Championship
Akshay Bhatia's front nine featured eight birdies en route to a record 61 at the 42nd Boys Junior PGA Championship.
1 Aug 2017 - 9:23pm - 0 Comments
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A fully healthy Pat Perez is enjoying comeback season on PGA Tour
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Pat Perez is in his 16th season on the PGA Tour and finally feeling like he's in the big leagues.
1 Aug 2017 - 7:04pm - 0 Comments
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15-year-old Akshay Bhatia shoots record 61 at the 42nd Boys Junior PGA Championship
Akshay Bhatia's front nine featured eight birdies en route to a record 61 at the 42nd Boys Junior PGA Championship.
1 Aug 2017 - 6:06pm - 0 Comments
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15-year-old Akshay Bhatia flirts with golf’s sound barrier with a record 61 at the 42nd Boys Junior PGA Championship
Akshay Bhatia's front nine featured eight birdies en route to a record 61 at the 42nd Boys Junior PGA Championship.
1 Aug 2017 - 5:32pm - 0 Comments
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Jack Nicklaus sees 'a very mature, disciplined young man' in Jordan Spieth
1 Aug 2017 - 4:55pm - 0 Comments
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Oddsmakers wary of Stephen Curry's Web.com golfing chances at Ellie Mae Classic
HAYWARD -- Stephen Curry's entry this week in the Bay Area's Web.com Tour professional golf event, the Ellie Mae Classic at TPC Stonebrae, is generating a tremendous amount of intrigue, so much so that it's even drawn the attention of the gambling world.
1 Aug 2017 - 10:30am - 0 Comments
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WATCH: Golfer putts ball through a bunker and into the hole
For some golfers, hitting the ball out of, or over, a bunker can be the most stressful thing to encounter on the golf course. Because of that, players have come up with creative ways to approach those particular shots.
1 Aug 2017 - 10:21am - 0 Comments
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After nine-year run, Rory McIlroy fires caddie J.P. Fitzgerald
After winning four major championships together and soaring to No. 1 in the world, Rory McIlroy has decided to split with his caddie of nine years, J.P.
31 Jul 2017 - 8:13am - 0 Comments
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Matt Every holes out for eagle at RBC Canadian Open
Matt Every was pretty much stuck in neutral in the final round of the RBC Canadian Open, playing his first 12 holes in even par at Glen Abbey with two birdie and two bogeys while there were low scores to be had.
30 Jul 2017 - 3:43pm - 0 Comments