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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.
Three-ball combination putt finds nothing but cup
Much like billiards, golf is a game that's all about the angles. George Bryan -- one-half of the famous Bryan Bros. trick-shot duo -- pulled off one of the coolest golf-ball combination putts you'll ever see.
30 Nov 2016 - 9:08am - 0 Comments
On this day: Lee Trevino hits $175k ace at 1987 Skins Game
The date was November 29, 1987 and the Skins Game was one of the premier made-for-TV golf events around. A national audience tuned in to watch a star-studded event as Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Lee Trevino and Fuzzy Zoeller battled for a good chunk of change.
29 Nov 2016 - 3:05pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods, Bubba Watson reflect on Ryder Cup vice captain experience
Tiger Woods and Bubba Watson each found themselves in different shoes for the 2016 Ryder Cup, taking on the role of vice captain instead of teeing it up as players.
29 Nov 2016 - 11:14am - 0 Comments
Myrtle Beach PGA Pros bring more access to golf for disabled
Two men are trying to provide increased opportunities on the Grand Strand to golfers with disabilities.
29 Nov 2016 - 9:38am - 0 Comments
Arnold Palmer’s Masters trophy could be yours for more than $200k
Are you looking for a unique gift this holiday season for that special golfer in your life? Maybe a little something for yourself? Throw out your shopping budget for this one — Arnold Palmer’s Masters trophy.
28 Nov 2016 - 1:56pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods, Patrick Reed paired at Hero World Challenge
The week of Tiger Woods' return to competitive golf is upon us. And in case that simple fact wasn't good enough for you, we now have the pairings for the first round revealing what should be an exciting group to watch: Tiger Woods and Patrick Reed.
28 Nov 2016 - 1:46pm - 0 Comments
Golfers line up for late-November golf in Minnesota
Golfers hit the greens in swarms at Phalen Park Golf Course this weekend after a stretch of warmer weather spurred the facility to re-open. People eager to tee off lined up out the door and around the corner today.
28 Nov 2016 - 9:19am - 0 Comments
Golf formats you'd like to see at tournaments
With the announcement of the Zurich Classic going to a two-man team format earlier this fall and after watching this weekend’s World Cup of Golf in Australia, we reached out to our faithful social medi
28 Nov 2016 - 8:57am - 0 Comments
PGA Professional helps disabled golfers thrive on the course
APPLETON — Bob Burns didn't think he'd ever give another golf lesson after undergoing surgery last winter for prostate cancer, which had gone undiagnosed for too long and "got out of control." He spent months in a wheelchair, then had elbow surgery, with knee surgery de
23 Nov 2016 - 1:09pm - 0 Comments
Hideki Matsuyama prepares diligently for Japan's World Cup shot
MELBOURNE, Australia — Japanese ace Hideki Matsuyama has already left his imprint on the World Cup, much to the despair of the course superintendent of host golf club Kingston Heath.
23 Nov 2016 - 12:30pm - 0 Comments
Captain Davis Love III gifted smokers to Ryder Cup USA team
There are so many perks that come with being a member of a Ryder Cup team. One of those is something you, as a fan, may not have even known about.
23 Nov 2016 - 10:51am - 0 Comments
The golf moments our readers are thankful for this year
Happy Thanksgiving Eve, everyone. We recently took a look back at the year that was in golf and noted seven golf moments we were thankful for in 2016.
23 Nov 2016 - 8:30am - 0 Comments
9 of our favorite memories from the PGA Championship
This time of year is all about reflection. Today we're going to look back and revisit nine of our favorite memories from the week that was at Baltusrol in Springfield, N.J., during the 2016 PGA Championship, where Jimmy Walker picked up his first major victory.
22 Nov 2016 - 3:34pm - 0 Comments
Woman makes hole-in-one during first golf lesson
How long have you playing golf? Have you made a hole-in-one? If so, how long were you playing before that ace came? I'll bet you it didn't come as quickly as this woman's from England.
22 Nov 2016 - 1:58pm - 0 Comments
Australian wildlife greets players at World Cup of Golf
Players representing 28 countries are in Melbourne, Australia, this week for the World Cup of Golf, including USA teammates Jimmy Walker and Rickie Fowler.
22 Nov 2016 - 8:54am - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler stopped by TSA... because of Danny Lee
Since the Tour Championship in 2015, PGA Tour players Rickie Fowler and Danny Lee have been locked in a fantastic prank war.
21 Nov 2016 - 12:27pm - 0 Comments
7 reasons to play golf instead of shop on Black Friday
Black Friday. Some people love it. Others dread it. Whatever your take is, can we just all agree that it results in absolute madness? Instead of dealing with all that craziness, why not play golf instead?
21 Nov 2016 - 11:54am - 0 Comments
Billy Horschel eliminated from RSM Classic playoff after missing 2-footer
Golf is a cruel game. What happened to Billy Horschel on Sunday is all the proof you need.
21 Nov 2016 - 8:22am - 0 Comments
7 golf moments we're thankful for this year
During the week ahead, many us will spend time surrounded by loved ones, breaking bread together and being grateful for the opportunity to enjoy each other's company.
19 Nov 2016 - 4:55pm - 0 Comments