Golf Buzz

The 1997 Masters Tournament was one of the most important 72 holes of golf played in history. A young Tiger Woods roared onto the scene to become the first black golfer, the first Asian golfer and the youngest golfer ever to win a green jacket.
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Alvaro Quiros gets rejected on tap-in putt
You know how the Golf Gods took care of Matt Kuchar on Thursday by blowing his golf ball into the hole? Well, they also hosed Spain's Alvaro Quiros.
15 Oct 2015 - 1:25pm - 0 Comments
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Bucks brawl on green at Spyglass Hill
It's not unusual to see wildlife on the golf course. But, when said wildlife is fighting on a green, well, that's another story.
15 Oct 2015 - 11:46am - 0 Comments
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Howling wind blows Matt Kuchar's ball into the hole
Following the Presidents Cup, Matt Kuchar decided to stay on the other side of the world, traveling from South Korea to Fiji for the Fiji International on the PGA Tour of Australasia.
15 Oct 2015 - 9:45am - 0 Comments
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5-year-old Jaden Soong has a winning golf game and winning personality
  There are lots of cool little golfers out there. We've even written about a few here on PGA.com over the years. But I ran across a little guy the other day who has a personality to match his game.   His name is Jaden Soong.
14 Oct 2015 - 5:04pm - 0 Comments
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Could Drone Golf become the next big golf game?
  As long as there are people with imaginations, there will be new variations of golf.   The newest one I've run across: Drone Golf.
14 Oct 2015 - 4:47pm - 0 Comments
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2015 Frys.com Open: Five players to watch
I hope you didn't blink. If you did, you missed the PGA Tour's offseason. A new season begins on Thursday in Napa, Calif., with the Frys.com Open at Silverado -- less than one month after the 2014-15 season ended with the Tour Championship at East Lake in Atlanta.
14 Oct 2015 - 10:53am - 0 Comments
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Michelle Wie tries yet another local delicacy, shares video
Michelle Wie is definitely adventurous when it comes to dining. Last year, while in South Korea, she posted a video of herself eating a live squid.
14 Oct 2015 - 8:38am - 0 Comments
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Korda sisters both win tournaments after "powering up" on teebox
  One of my most favorite recent posts here on PGA.com featured LPGA Tour player Jessica Korda and her younger sister Nelly showing off their teebox dance moves to the infectious strains o
13 Oct 2015 - 6:27pm - 0 Comments
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Stephen Curry, Andre Iguodala to play in Frys.com Open pro-am
It's no secret that when Stephen Curry's not on the basketball court, there's a pretty good chance he's on a golf course somewhere.
13 Oct 2015 - 11:00am - 0 Comments
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Favorite aces from the 2014-15 PGA Tour season
Throughout the course of a season, there are countless jaw-dropping shots executed by the best players in the game. Many of those are, in a word, "perfect" -- as in requiring just one shot from tee to green, a hole-in-one.
13 Oct 2015 - 10:25am - 0 Comments
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Teenage cancer patient gets awesome golf cart through Make-A-Wish Foundation
  Danny "Sire" Adams doesn't play golf, at least not yet. But what happened to him last week deserves to be shared right here on a golf website.   Adams, 14, is a freshman at Cypress Bay High School in Weston, Fla.
12 Oct 2015 - 7:13pm - 0 Comments
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Here's the video of the par-4 ace that earned Sammy Schmitz a spot in the Masters
  One of the year's most unusual golf feats happened last Thursday, when Sammy Schmitz made a hole-in-one on the 290-yard par-4 33rd hole of the finals of the U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship.
12 Oct 2015 - 6:46pm - 0 Comments
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Longtime Bonneville PGA Professional Dick Kramer dies at 96
Dick Kramer, PGA Member and longtime PGA Head Professional at Bonneville Golf Course in Salt Lake City, died Friday at 96. He retired at 81 and was inducted into the Utah Golf Hall of Fame in 1998. He retired from Bonneville in 2000.
12 Oct 2015 - 1:58pm - 0 Comments
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Rory McIlroy loses it after seeing rugby player's attempt with driver
Rory McIlroy met with the Irish Rugby team this morning and, as part of the visit, gave some golf tips on the driving range. Luke Fitzgerald, a winger and fullback on the Rugby pitch, was McIlroy's first student.
12 Oct 2015 - 1:46pm - 0 Comments
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Golf buddy boots away friend's eagle putt just before it drops
If you're the average golf hack, few things are as exciting on the course as having a putt for eagle -- even if it's a lengthy try.
12 Oct 2015 - 11:53am - 0 Comments
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Bubba Watson, the Presidents Cup and a very large kangaroo
After taking home the 2015 Presidents Cup with a one-point victory, the U.S. team won big with their party game, too.
11 Oct 2015 - 4:57pm - 0 Comments
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Bubba Watson makes a place for the Presidents Cup trophy
It was, no doubt, a long week for everyone involved with the 2015 Presidents Cup. The tournament would come down to Sunday play and one more singles match - Bill Haas vs. Sang moon-Bae.
11 Oct 2015 - 3:35pm - 0 Comments
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90-year-old Minnesota golfer scores first ace
Good things come to those who wait, especially when it comes to golf. Charley Walters of the St. Paul Pioneer Press had this brief in his Saturday column:
11 Oct 2015 - 6:31am - 0 Comments
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Chris Kirk makes best of many huge putts on final day of Presidents Cup
  After the United States raced out to a 4-1 lead on the first day of this Presidents Cup, few would have predicted that the event would come down to the final hole of the final match of the Sunday singles.
11 Oct 2015 - 3:49am - 0 Comments