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Woods Second At PGA Championship, But Koepka Claims Third Major

Brooks Koepka, holding his nerve to fight off dramatic challenges from Tiger Woods and Adam Scott, won a thrilling back-nine battle Sunday to capture the 100th PGA Championship. The 28-year-old two-time US Open champion sealed his third major title by firing a four-under-par 66 to finish 72 holes on 16-under 264, edging Woods by two strokes at Bellerive Country Club …

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Five Top Tips For This Week’s USPGA Championship

The US PGA Championship begins this Thursday at Quail Hollow, as all the world’s best players gather for the fourth and final major of the year.  So far in 2017, we have seen Sergio Garcia win the Masters at Augusta, Brooke Koepka win the US Open, and world number two Jordan Spieth win The Open. We take a look at some …

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10 Dream Pairings For The Masters’ Final Round

The first Major of the year is finally just days away. Masters Sunday and that final afternoon brings with it some intriguing possibilities. No matter what the final pairings are, it is always electric viewing. Let’s look at some possible final pairings, and some dream scenarios. 10. Tiger Woods & Phil Mickelson This may not have the same clout it has ten years …

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Building The Field At The Masters

The field at The Masters, like any Major, is always world-class. This year’s Masters will consist of approximately 95 of the best amateur and professional golfers. Building this field is not easy, and in some cases can cause significant challenges to the tournament organiser. Of all Majors, this event is scrutinised more than any other. With 19 ways to qualify, …

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Greg Norman … The best that never was

Universally known as ‘The Shark’. One Sunday afternoon at Augusta National, Greg Norman became ‘the hunted’. Eoin O’Neill looks back on his career and that fateful day. At almost 6:30pm on April 14th 1996, 2 men stood alone on the 18th green of the iconic Augusta National Golf Club. One had just reduced the other to a crumbling wreck. The …

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Rory McIlroy To Continue Winning Ways At Valhalla

The golfing world is abuzz with talk of the last Major for 2014. As the golfing landscape changes, the stalwart favourites are fading as new would-be champions vie for golfing supremacy. The pundits are focused on two main players; Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods. Considered golfing royalty, these superstars are the main draw in golf. Interestingly, golfing fanatics seem to be divided if asked …

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The Open: Big Guns Set To Battle For Claret Jug

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The third major of the year gets underway at Hoylake, Liverpool on Thursday morning and it is without doubt the most unique of golf’s biggest tournaments. The Open is the one of the four majors which presents golf according to how the sport’s founding fathers intended it to be played, taking place on a links course (the game’s inventors used the …

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Phil Mickelson Aiming for Grand Slam glory

If you like your golf tough, brutal and a little sadistic, the US Open is the tournament for you. The national championship of the United States Golf Association doesn’t aim to excite or thrill with birdie blitzes and daring attacking play, rather it plans for a more sober entertainment where the enjoyment is to be accrued from watching the most complete …

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This Week In Golf- BMW PGA & Crowne Plaza Invitational

This week the European Tour moved onto Wentworth in Surrey, England, for its flagship event, the BMW PGA Championship. Several of Europe’s Ryder Cup hopefuls were in action, and after an extremely dramatic final day, it was a Northern Irishman who pulled off an unlikely victory. Before play began on Thursday, Rory McIlroy was being written off as a potential …

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Adam Scott Holds Onto Top Spot In Style

Golf is a funny old game. Entering into the weekend’s BMW PGA championship at Wentworth and The Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial there was no shortage of enticing storylines. Eoin Purcell provides a round-up of just how these storylines played out over what proved to be a fantastic weekend of golf for Adam Scott and Rory McIlroy. The BMW is the …

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