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Friday, January 16, 2015
What it's like to attend Demo Day
Only a handful of lucky souls get to attend one of the coolest events in golf: Demo Day at the PGA Merchandise Show. If this is your first time, you're in for a treat – here's what to expect at Orange County National.
Ace boosts McIlroy's pursuit of Kaymer at Abu Dhabi Championship
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -- Rory McIlroy made his first competitive hole-in-one as a professional as part of a brilliant back nine that propelled his pursuit of Martin Kaymer in the second round of the Abu Dhabi Championship on Friday.
Rory McIlroy hole-in-on in Abu Dhabi
One day after Tom Lewis and Miguel Angel Jimenez each made a hole-in-one in the Abu Dhabi Championship, world No. 1 Rory McIlroy knocked one in of his own.
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Webb Simpson and Paul Casey share first-round lead at Sony Open
HONOLULU (AP) — Webb Simpson made his debut with a conventional putter Thursday at the Sony Open and might have wished he had used one sooner.   One year away from the new rule that outlaws anchored strokes, Simpson ditched his belly
Rory McIlroy had hair-raising debut in Abu Dhabi
We've all had bad hair days, and most of us have endured some seriously questionable hairstyles over the years. That's one way world No.
Fieger and Vucinich capture titles in PGA Senior Stroke Play Champ'ship
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Luke Donald back with old coach, hopes to get back to road to No. 1
HONOLULU (AP) — Some of the biggest stars in Europe started their year in Abu Dhabi on Thursday.   Luke Donald is in Honolulu.
Donald Trump scraps plans to build luxury homes on seaside golf range
RANCHO PALOS VERDES, Calif.
Gaston Bertinotti among four tied for lead in Latin America Amateur
BUENOS AIRES (AP) — Gaston Bertinotti of Argentina had a 4-under 68 on Thursday to share the lead with three other players in the first round of the inaugural Latin America Amateur Championship.   The winner of the event receives an invitation to the
Fowler-McIlroy rivalry gets off to quick start in 2015
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — No matter how hard he tries or how well he plays, Rickie Fowler just can't seem to get the better of Rory McIlroy.
McIlroy magic puts No. 1 in contention in Abu Dhabi
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Rory McIlroy conjured a moment of magic to spark a first-round revival at the Abu Dhabi Championship on Thursday, with a 5-under 67 leaving the world's top-ranked player two shots off the early lead in his first event of 2015.
WATCH: Rory McIlroy pulls off remarkable shot from tough lie
Rory McIlroy began his 2015 European Tour campaign Thursday in the Abu Dhabi Championship, where he fired a 5-under 67 in the first round that left him just three shots behind leader Martin Kaymer.
WATCH: Miguel Angel Jimenez makes an ace in Abu Dhabi
Does anyone in professional golf have more fun on the course -- or in life -- than Miguel Angel Jimenez? RELATED: The most interesting stretching routine in golf
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Anderson and Vucinich lead after Day 2 of PGA Senior Stroke Play C'ship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – Mark Anderson of St.
Charles Howell III returns to Sony Open still looking for elusive win
HONOLULU -- The sun is shining and spirits are soaring at the Sony Open, the first full-field event of the year on the PGA Tour that seems to bring equal measures of optimism no matter how long a player has been around.
Rory McIlroy, Rickie Fowler win "pitch and paddle" at Abu Dhabi
ABU DHABI -- Four of the world's top 10 squeezed in an unexpected spot of short game practice in a unique 'pitch n' paddle' challenge on Yas Island ahead of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship 10-year milestone.
Drainpipe issue leads to 14-foot deep sinkhole on Scottish golf course
It's not often that a hazard on a golf course can also serve as a hazard to your health (unless you're playing a course where the water hazards are populated by angry alligators).
Arnett: Reed's mental toughness places him in elite company
KAPALUA, Maui -- Patrick Reed exited the Honolua country store decked out in a white T-shirt and board shorts, looking like any other tourist vacationing at Kapalua.