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PGA Tour caddies finalizing plans for association
A report filed by's Rex Hoggard on Wednesday morning, stated that PGA Tour caddies are finalizing a plan for an association.
6 Nov 2013 - 8:52am - 0 Comments
Update: Brandt Snedeker's knee injury caused by Segway fall
In this space yesterday, we relayed the news that Brandt Snedeker withdrew from the Australian PGA Championship citing a knee injury suffered while in China following last week's WGC
6 Nov 2013 - 8:33am - 0 Comments
Lorena Ochoa takes to Twitter to announce birth of second child
Lorena Ochoa, a 27-time winner on the LPGA Tour, took to Twitter on Tuesday to announce the birth of her second child, a girl, named Julia.
6 Nov 2013 - 8:19am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods hits tee shot from Asia to Europe
Tiger Woods, in Turkey this week for the Turkish Airlines Open, hit a tee shot on Tuesday from one continent to another... seriously. The country of Turkey is located mostly on Anatolia in Western Asia and on East Thrace in Southeastern Europe.
5 Nov 2013 - 7:56am - 0 Comments
Brandt Snedeker, citing knee injury, withdraws from Australian PGA
Brandt Snedeker, the No. 9-ranked player in the world, has withdrawn from this week's Australian PGA Championship citing an injured knee.
5 Nov 2013 - 7:40am - 0 Comments
Edwin Watts Golf Shops files for bankruptcy
Edwin Watts Golf Shops LLC, long one of the most prominent golf retailers in the United States, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.  
4 Nov 2013 - 3:33pm - 0 Comments
Ernie Els not happy with European Tour's increased playing requirements
South Africa's Ernie Els, a four-time major champion and former world No. 1, is so incensed by the European Tour's increased playing requirements that he's decided to skip next week's flagship season-ending event in Dubai.
4 Nov 2013 - 1:36pm - 0 Comments
Golf weekend recap: Late eagle propels Dustin Johnson in Shanghai
In four holes over two days (the final two holes on Saturday and the first two on Sunday), a six-shot lead for Dustin Johnson was erased in the WGC-HSBC Champions.
3 Nov 2013 - 9:34pm - 0 Comments
Golf legend Gary Player celebrates 78th birthday
The Black Knight, Gary Player, celebrates his 78th birthday today.
1 Nov 2013 - 9:00am - 0 Comments
Toby Keith really loves golf
Toby Keith sings about his love of country, horses, trucks, and the occasional drink or two.
31 Oct 2013 - 11:15pm - 0 Comments
Simon Dyson faces stiff sanctions from European Tour
According to a Reuters report, six-time European Tour winner Simon Dyson faces possible expulsion from that Tour for a violation of the rules last week in Shanghai at the BMW Master
31 Oct 2013 - 11:59am - 0 Comments
Tim Burke wins Re/Max Long Drive Championship with 427-yard smash
Tim Burke of Orlando, Fla., won the Re/Max World Long Drive Championship on Wednesday night at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, hitting his fourth shot in the final round 427 yards.  England's Joe Miller was second. 
30 Oct 2013 - 11:44pm - 0 Comments
Brandel Chamblee on Tiger Woods grade: 'I went too far'
TV analyst Brandel Chamblee took to the Golf Channel on Wednesday evening to address his controversial column that appeared on two weeks ago, in which Chamblee gave Tig
30 Oct 2013 - 6:58pm - 3 Comments
Watch: Long-drive champ hits 328-yard drive from his knees
Jamie Sadlowski, a former two-time RE/MAX World Long Drive Champion (2008, 2009), visited his friends at Callaway Golf this week.
30 Oct 2013 - 2:26pm - 0 Comments
Tip of the day: How to make solid contact on putts
Your putter requires a shorter swing/stroke than any club in your bag. Because of that, one might think it's a breeze to make solid contact. However, that just isn't the case.
30 Oct 2013 - 11:29am - 0 Comments
Discuss: Jason Dufner photo with Shanghai Warrior
Is there a less charismatic (we say that affectionately), more photogenic person in the world than Jason Dufner? Not a chance.
30 Oct 2013 - 11:14am - 0 Comments
WGC-HSBC Champions | Five players to watch in China
Many of golf's biggest stars -- including Keegan Bradley, Phil Mickelson and Rory McIlroy -- are in Shanghai this week for the World Golf Championships-HSBC Champions at Sheshan International GC.
30 Oct 2013 - 9:50am - 0 Comments
Lindsey Vonn dishes on Tiger Woods during appearance on Letterman
Lindsey Vonn, Olympic ski champion and the significant other of world No. 1-ranked golfer Tiger Woods, was a guest on the Late Show with David Letterman Monday night. During the segment, Letterman had some questions for Vonn about Woods.
29 Oct 2013 - 11:47am - 1 Comments
Ninja thief makes off with golf memorabilia
There's a thief on the loose who has a taste for significant sporting trophies. And, the thief in question, dresses like a ninja -- swaddled from head to toe. Yes, a ninja.
29 Oct 2013 - 9:02am - 0 Comments