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Golfstradamaus: The Players Championship

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This week the PGA Tour heads to the Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., for The Players Championship. Lovingly known by pros and golf nerds alike as the “fifth major,” players don’t just want, most of them need to win …

The Odds: Rory McIlroy Favorite at The Players

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It’s time for The Players Championship, which means plenty of discussion regarding whether the tournament should be considered the golf’s fifth major. Regardless of which side of the line you stand, the $10 million purse and …

The 9: Climbing The Ranks

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All eyes on Inbee at the US Women’s Open as she goes for a threepeat major championship at Sebonack, surprises on the grass and the ice this week, and Gary Player makes one of the gutsiest moves of his career and bares all—in this edition of The 9.

Who Would Be Golf’s Pope?

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If golf had a pontiff, who would it be? With the announcement from the Vatican on Monday that Pope Benedict XVI would be abdicating his role on Feb. 28 — a first for the Catholic Church in 600 years — I was left wondering who would fit the hypothetical role of Golf Pope. For my money, it would be Gary Player.

Who’s the Boss? TPC Sawgrass Stymies Execs

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PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – As Marty McGuinn settled over his tee shot, the sound of Gary Player’s voice interrupted his routine. “Do you feel uncomfortable?” the Hall of Famer asked. McGuinn was ready with a snappy reply. “Should I?” he said.

10 Toughest Major Championship Breaks

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Golf has always been a game of highs and lows, but everything seems to be magnified just that much more in major championships. The golf gods are a fickle bunch and just when you think you’re …

10 Richest Golfers of All Time

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Winning at the professional level does wonders to your bank account, especially in the post-Tiger Woods era. But it’s usually the stuff outside the ropes that really makes your net worth pop. Here 10 professional golfers …

10 Unbelievable Albatrosses

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The albatross is one of golf’s all-time rarest feats. Whether it’s a two on a par-5 or an ace on a par-4, it usually happens in fairly spectacular fashion. In an instant, you can get yourself right back …

10 Longest Courses In The World

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There are long golf courses, and then there are very long golf courses. How long are we talking? How about over 8,000 yards! Whether you are looking to challenge yourself or simply go for the experience, …

10 Current Open Championship Rota Courses

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The Open Championship is steeped in tradition. One of those traditions is its rotation of courses that the R&A uses to host their most prestigious and golf’s oldest major. The proper name for the roster of …

10 Golfers Who Have Their Own Wine Labels

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Professional golf takes its participants all over the world and introduces them to all kinds of different cultures. One thing that spans the globe and crosses many borders is a good wine. Having had the fortune …