Golf Buzz

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Father returns from military service, surprises daughters at Topgolf
It just got real, real dusty in here. Check out this video posted to the Topgolf Facebook page of a father reuniting at Topgolf with his unsuspecting family after a military tour of duty:
2 Mar 2017 - 3:08pm - 0 Comments
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Mexico fútbol broadcasters call golf at WGC-Mexico Championship
The ladies and gentlemen of Mexico love their soccer... make that, "fútbol." Even if you're not a huge fan of the sport, surely you're familiar with how excited the Mexican broadcasters get when they see a goal, right? Something like this:
2 Mar 2017 - 1:19pm - 0 Comments
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Man who fought off gator with Cleveland putter presented with new set of clubs
Last month, we relayed the story about a Florida man named Tony Aarts, who made news when he used his Cleveland Golf putter to fight off a 10-foot alligator that had dragged him into a pond by his right f
2 Mar 2017 - 12:51pm - 0 Comments
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Miami's loss is Mexico's gain as World Golf Championship moves
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Miami's loss is Mexico's gain.
2 Mar 2017 - 11:05am - 0 Comments
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USGA, Royal and Ancient modernize rules of golf
The Royal & Ancient Golf Club and the U.S.
1 Mar 2017 - 10:11am - 0 Comments
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Golf unveils a modern set of rules to make it faster and easier to play
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Golf's two governing bodies released a draft of modern rules Wednesday aimed at bringing common sense to what can be a complicated sport.
1 Mar 2017 - 8:26am - 0 Comments
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Why PGA of America allowing shorts at practice rounds makes sense
Golfers: start working on those leg tans.
28 Feb 2017 - 3:48pm - 0 Comments
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Driver distance is going to be off the charts in Mexico this week
If you dig the long ball -- and, seriously, how doesn't? -- you're going to want to tune in to this week's WGC-Mexico Championship. At its highest point, Club de Golf Chapultepec reaches 7,835 feet above sea level. That's record altitude on the PGA Tour.
28 Feb 2017 - 1:39pm - 0 Comments
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Dustin Johnson surprises young golfers at World Junior Golf Championships
Coastal Carolina alumnus Dustin Johnson, who took over the No. 1 spot in the Official World Golf Rankings following his win in the Genesis Open at Riviera Country Club on Feb. 19, surprised players with his appearance prior to the Dustin Johnson World Junior Golf Championship.
28 Feb 2017 - 12:13pm - 0 Comments
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On this day in 1971, Jack Nicklaus won the PGA Championship
Forty-six years ago today -- Feb. 28, 1971 -- Jack Nicklaus won the PGA Championship at the original PGA National Golf Club (now known as BallenIsles Country Club (the East Course hosted the PGA Championship), just east of the current PGA National there in Palm Beach Gardens.
28 Feb 2017 - 11:36am - 0 Comments
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Phil Mickelson on 'Feherty' will be must-see TV
Golf Channel's "Feherty" premieres on March 6 at 9 p.m. ET. David Feherty's first guest for the new season is so good, the premiere is actually going to come in two parts.
28 Feb 2017 - 8:50am - 0 Comments
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Official World Golf Rankings
Here are the official World Golf Rankings through Feb. 26, 2017:
27 Feb 2017 - 3:34pm - 0 Comments
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Arnold Palmer's shoes from 1958 Masters just sold for $66,000
How much would you pay for a pair of shoes worn -- and signed -- by Arnold Palmer, specifically a pair he wore on his way to winning the 1958 Masters, the first of his four Masters titles?
27 Feb 2017 - 2:47pm - 0 Comments
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Check out this disc golfer's 368-foot ace
We interrupt our usual traditional golf coverage to give you a look at this extraordinary disc golf ace. During the Gentlemen's Club Challenge Presented by Innova in Henderson, Nevada, over the weekend, Paul McBeth threw his disc 368 feet and got nothing but basket.
27 Feb 2017 - 1:39pm - 0 Comments
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Dustin Johnson reveals gender of second child via shirtless beach drive
We've seen celebrities making announcements about their pregnancies on Instagram before. Look no further than Beyonce. But this brought the creativity to a new level.
26 Feb 2017 - 4:49pm - 0 Comments
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Apparently bees can be taught to golf, kind of
We've all heard the saying, "golf is a game anyone can learn!"
26 Feb 2017 - 3:29pm - 0 Comments
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Sprinklerhead swallows Rickie Fowler's putt from off green
Hopefully the rest of Rickie Fowler's day at PGA National goes better than his fourth hole. Attempting to putt uphill from off the fourth green, Fowler's ball came to an abrupt stop when a sprinklerhead on the fringe swallowed the golf ball. Check it out:
26 Feb 2017 - 2:56pm - 0 Comments
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Alligator spooks NHL star during round with Jesper Parnevik
Erik Karlsson is the captain and a defenseman for the the Ottawa Senators. He also likes to play golf.
26 Feb 2017 - 2:20pm - 0 Comments
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Jhonattan Vegas aces first hole of PGA National's 'Bear Trap'
The 15th hole at PGA National's Champion Course -- a par 3 -- is the start of one of the most difficult three-hole stretches in golf, affectionately known as "The Bear Trap."
26 Feb 2017 - 1:13pm - 0 Comments