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Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Soren Kjeldsen wins Irish Open, clinches spot in 2015 Open
DUBAI -- Soren Kjeldsen ended his six-year wait for a fourth European Tour title after he emerged victorious from a three-way play-off to claim the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open.
Incredible photo (and video) of Chris Kirk backwards flop shot
Chad Coleman is the Social Media Manager for Callaway Golf (a fantastic follow on Twitter too, @HashtagChad). In his role, Coleman is often tasked with coming up with ideas for incredibly cool things.
Fescue-grass knowledge is key in preparation of Chambers Bay
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. – The best way to understand the role of Eric Johnson and Josh Lewis, the two men whose job it is to get Chambers Bay ready for the U.S.
Monday, June 01, 2015
Spieth, Day, Grace and Johnson share 54-hole lead at U.S. Open
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) – One day after he collapsed from a bout of vertigo, Jason Day was standing taller than ever Saturday in the U.S.
Charity golf event keeps ex-Buffalo Bills QB Jim Kelly in good spirits
  BATAVIA, N.Y. (AP) – Walking past a stationary football target positioned off a tee box at his own charitable golf tournament, Jim Kelly couldn't resist a chance to test his arm.   Swish!
Bryson DeChambeau of SMU wins men's NCAA individual golf title
  BRADENTON, Fla.
Steve Stricker to host Champions Tour event in his native Wisconsin
  MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Steve Stricker is busily preparing for a Champions Tour event in 2016 that he won't even be eligible to play.
Scott rehires Williams as caddie
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Adam Scott has split with his new caddie and for now is going back to his old one — Steve Williams. Scott says he persuaded Williams to join him for the U.S. Open, British Open, Bridgestone Invitational and PGA Championship.
Muirfield's 18th: Fewer bunkers, better hole
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The 18th hole at Muirfield Village Golf Club is no day at the beach. And now it's even less so.
Even at age 75, Jack Nicklaus' competitive fires still burn
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Jack Nicklaus last played the Memorial Tournament in 2005 but still can shoot his age, which is both easier and harder than it used to be. Easier because he is 75. Harder because, well, he is 75.
How much are Steven Bowditch's irons worth?
  AT&T Byron Nelson winner Steven Bowditch is one of the rare players on the PGA Tour who appears to be absolutely agnostic about the gear he uses – whatever feels good at the t
Jordan Spieth pleases Byron Nelson fans despite disappointing finish
  IRVING, Texas – There was no nail-biting finish or couch-clinching TV moment Sunday for Jordan Spieth.   There was, however, much needed sunshine for a golf-starved AT&T Byron Nelson crowd, and there were ple
Nike Vapor Speed TW driver, built for Tiger Woods, now available to public
  Tiger Woods is back in action this week at the Memorial – and so is his driver.   Nike Golf is selling limited quantities of its Vapor Speed TW driver made to Woods' specifications, and they are available beginning today at N
NCAA third round suspended by lightning
BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — SMU's Bryson Dechambeau shot an even-par 72 on Sunday to top the NCAA leaderboard when third-round play was suspended for the day because of lightning. Dechambeau had a 7-under 209 title at The Concession Golf Club.
Web.com: Thompson wins Rex Hospital Open
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Thompson became the first player in Web.com Tour history to win an event three times, taking the Rex Hospital Open in a playoff Sunday. Thompson also won at TPC Wakefield Plantation in 2007 and 2011.
Sunday, May 31, 2015
LPGA: Nordqvist wins ShopRite by 1
GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Anna Nordqvist birdied the 16th and 17th holes to break out of the pack and win the ShopRite LPGA Classic by a stroke Sunday.
What's in the winners' bags for the week of May 31, 2015
What equipment did Steven Bowditch and the week's other winners use to achieve victory?
Bowditch wins Byron Nelson by 4
IRVING, Texas (AP) -- Steven Bowditch rode his best birdie binge on the PGA Tour to a 5-under 64 and a four-shot victory Sunday in the AT&T Byron Nelson, winning in the Australian's adopted home for his second career title — both in Texas.
Irish Open: Kjeldsen wins playoff
NEWCASTLE, Northern Ireland (AP) — Soren Kjeldsen of Denmark won the Irish Open in a three-way playoff Sunday after his short winning putt on the first extra hole just barely managed to avoid lipping out.
Watch: Dustin Johnson wows the crowd with chip-in birdie
Greens in regulation? Over-rated. That is, if you have Dustin Johnson's short game skills. Check out this "routine birdie" on the par-4 No. 3 in Sunday's final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson: