PINEHURST, N.C. – The United States Golf Association has approved the use of distance-measuring devices in all of its amateur championships and their qualifying events, starting this year. The USGA's championship committee
Luke Donald, Yani Tseng and Tom Lehman have been named 2011 Players of the Year by the Golf Writers Association of America, the association announced on Thursday.
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Two-time major champion Sandy Lyle and British commentator Peter Alliss will be inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame next year after being selected Thursday for the Class of 2012.
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Sixty years after he wrote from the first of 210 major championships, Dan Jenkins is headed for the World Golf Hall of Fame.
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There is a phenomenon sweeping across the golf world, an instruction tool that is introducing, improving and assisting golfers with their games - 140 characters at a time. It's quick, it's free and it's available to anyone with a smartphone, tablet or computer.
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The silver U.S. Women’s Open trophies. Her famous Bulls-Eye putter she used for all but one of her 82 victories. Rare video footage of her golf swing, which Ben Hogan and Byron Nelson once called the best they ever saw.
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Tiger Woods has another corporate endorsement, this one to fill the void on his golf bag.
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Four-time major champion Phil Mickelson was elected Thursday to the World Golf Hall of Fame, saying his enshrinement won’t slow down his quest to reach 50 career victories.
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Annika Sorenstam, universally regarded as one of the most dominant players in the history of women’s golf, has been selected as the recipient of the U.S. Golf Association’s 2012 Bob Jones Award, USGA officials have announced. The award will be presented Feb.
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FAR HILLS, N.J. (Oct. 24) -- The United States Golf Association (USGA) and the R&A today announced the publication of the new Rules of Golf for 2012-15.
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Golfers will no longer be penalized if their ball moves after it has been addressed in one of a number of rule changes announced by the sport’s governing bodies on Monday.
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Nigel Edwards has been reappointed as Great Britain & Ireland Walker Cup captain for the 2013 match after leading this year’s team to victory over the United States.
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Global industry leaders, including top PGA Professionals from around the world, have gathered at the 2011 Asia Golf Show/PGA Merchandise Show-Asia, Oct. 20–22, at the Guangzhou Jinhan Exhibition Center.
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U.S. Open champion Rory McIlroy split from agent Chubby Chandler on Friday to join his fellow Northern Irishman and Ryder Cup partner Graeme McDowell at a Dublin management company.
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Washington attorney Glen D. Nager has been nominated to be the next president of the U.S. Golf Association. USGA presidents serve two one-year terms. Hager would succeed Jim Hyler.
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Nigel Edwards, the non-playing captain of the Britain and Ireland team that won back the Walker Cup last month, is to become the English Golf Union's new director of coaching.
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PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. - Ret. Cpl. Chad Pfeifer of Scottsdale, Ariz., who lost his left leg in service to his country in Iraq and is now a member of the PGA of America's Professional Golf Management Program, captured the inaugural Warrior Open, Oct. 11, in Irving, Texas.
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2011 Asia Golf Show/PGA Merchandise Show-Asia to Feature Top Industry Names, World-Class Instructor Education, Product Demos Oct. 20-22
UPDATE: The 2011 Asia Golf Show/PGA Merchandise Show has officially opened. Stay with PGA.com for photos and all the latest. **********************
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The Organizing Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Rio 2016 ™ announces the launch of an international contest to select a golf course design for the Rio 2016™ Olympic venue.
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Annika Sorenstam is sticking with longtime management company IMG.
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