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Rory McIlroy heads to the Tokyo Olympics with interesting expectations

Each to their own. Some golfers, like Rickie Fowler and Justin Rose are excited about Olympic golf, wheras Rory McIlroy is much more relaxed about the whole thing. After the Open Championship Rory said this to the press about playing … Continue reading

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While We’re Young slow play golf commercial starring Clint Eastwood and Arnold Palmer

Apart from be the ball, while we’re young was one of the catchphrases of Caddyshack. This spawned a series of golf commercials in America from the USGA to encourage golfers to get on with it. This one has Clint Eastwood … Continue reading

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Caddyshack’s birthday: 41 today

“Be the ball” that’s profound. Here’s a background movie about how the film was made, with the mechanical gopher.

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Minjee Lee of Australia wins first major at Amundi Evian Championship

A thrilling final day of the Evian Championship saw Australian Minjee Lee come from 7 shots behind Korean leader Jeongeung Lee6, who shot 71, to force a playoff. She had 7 birdies in her final round to finish -18. Yea,imi … Continue reading

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Stephen Dodd wins the Senior Open at Sunningdale

He started the week at Sunningdale as a 200-1 outsider in a field that had former major champions, Langer, Clarke, Furyk and Els and on form Jerry Kelly, Miguel Jiminez and Thomas Bjorn. And yet it was Stephen Dodd’s coolness … Continue reading

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Calamity Jane on show

I have been at the Senior Open at Sunningdale this week. Framed and on the wall in the pro shop is a precious scorecard a beautiful round of 66 round the Old Course played by Bobby Jones before competing in … Continue reading

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Outpouring of support for Grayson Murray after his description of mental battles on PGA Tour

PGA Tour winner Grayson Murray took to twitter on Friday with a description of the mental difficulties he has encountered playing the PGA Tour. 27 year old Grayson won the Barbasol Championship in 2017 and has made $3.68 million in … Continue reading

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Anne Van Dam’s sister meets her from tournament in her plane

Brilliant Dutch golfer Anne Van Dam had a treat when her sister Helen met her following her the Aramco Team Series London. She flew her home to Holland in the 737 she normally pilots for KLM Airlines.

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Jon Rahm and Bryson Dechambeau both out of Olympic Games after testing positive for covid

News this afternoon from the Spanish Golf Federation that Jon Rahm has withdrawn from the Olympic Games Golf event starting on Thursday at Kasumigaseri Country Club after testing positive for Covid. Then news that Bryson Dechambeu has also withdrawn for … Continue reading

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Some things to know about new Open Champion Collin Morikawa

Apart from the remarkable fact that he has won two major championships on his debut, here are a few randoms. Collin is a Taylor Made player but he has a Titelist wedge which pays homage to his love of breakfast … Continue reading

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