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Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Adam Scott, at Australian Masters, begins another run at triple crown
MELBOURNE, Australia – Adam Scott will attempt to win his third Australian Masters title in a row on yet another renowned Melbourne sand-belt course, and with a tryout caddie on his bag.    Scott went close to winning Australian
LPGA Tour gets All Nippon Airways as title sponsor for year's first major
NAPLES, Fla. – The LPGA Tour has added one new tournament and one big sponsor for next year.    Along with releasing another strong schedule for 2015, the LPGA Tour announced Tuesday that All Nippon Airways has signed a five-year
Brandt Snedeker needs hot start in 2015 to become eligible for Masters
NAPLES, Fla. – Brandt Snedeker had to withdraw from the Bridgestone Open in Japan because of a stomach ailment, and he went home to Tennessee to get it checked out, which caused him to miss the CIMB Classic in Malaysia.
Notebook: Rory McIlroy invites pal Rickie Fowler to 2015 Irish Open
NAPLES, Fla. – Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler first played against each other at Royal County Down in the 2007 Walker Cup, when Fowler and Billy Horschel defeated McIlroy and Jonathan Caldwell in a foursomes match.    McIlroy and
Pro golf around the world for the week of November 11-16, 2014
Here's a look at the tournaments on tap this week (and here are the TV times):   PGA Tour: Off this week Next event:
Charlie Sifford hailed by Tiger Woods and others for breaking golf barriers
CLEVELAND – Tiger Woods might not be a world famous athlete were it not for Charlie Sifford and other black golfers who took a stand in the 1950s against the racist policies that denied them their chance to compete in the sport they loved.   
VIDEO: Stuntman stands in golfer's line of fire
Would you trust anyone to hit a golf ball while you're standing directly in the line of fire? I don't care if it's Tiger Woods, Jack Nicklaus, Bobby Jones, or Phil Mickelson. My answer would be, "Absolutely not!"
American John Hahn fires 58 at European Tour Qualifying School
The PGA Catalunya Resort in Girona, Spain, is hosting this week's final stage of European Tour Qualifying School. Q-School is always grueling, as players live and die with every shot seeing as every stroke taken could determine one's employment status for the next season.
Course Review | Ford Plantation Golf Club
Some golf course architects treat a course redesign like tailoring an old suit: put a tuck in here, let out a little there. Not Pete Dye.
Monday, November 17, 2014
Brandt Snedeker hits balls at halftime of Steelers-Titans NFL game
Last month, Brandt Snedeker proved himself a master of skeet shooting with golf clubs.
Greg Norman uses Twitter to offer Ian Poulter putting critique
Social media is a powerful tool. If you're a sports nut, you can personally connect with your favorite athletes with just a few strokes on your keyboard.
Steve Spurrier vs. Urban Meyer: Golf Swing Comparison
South Carolina's Steve Spurrier and Ohio State's Urban Meyer both won national championships at Florida. But does they share any similarities in their golf swings? PGA Professional Scott Schroeder from Atlanta Country Club breaks it all down.
Keeping It Simple
As we gain experience playing golf, we try to do more and more to improve in order to reach loftier goals and lower scores.  We buy more clubs and more equipment, then work with our new toys to get better.