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Paul McGinley: McIlroy Is The Form Player Heading Into Masters

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Irish golfing legend, Paul McGinley believes that based on form, it is hard to look past Rory McIlroy winning the Masters at Augusta next weekend. McIlroy recently won golf’s ‘fifth major’, the Players Championship, and is heading into next week’s most famous event rich in form. According to McGinley, guys are so used to playing the course that it is …

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Paul Casey Comes Agonisingly Close To Breaking Augusta Record

during the final round of the 2018 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 8, 2018 in Augusta, Georgia.

Britain’s Paul Casey flirted with Augusta National 18-hole scoring records in Sunday’s final round of the Masters, but his charge at faded with a bogey-bogey finish. Casey, who only made the cut on the number after starting 74-75, followed with a 69 in Saturday’s third round and made a stunning run up the leaderboard after starting the last round on …

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Is Tiger Woods Primed To Prowl At Augusta?

AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 04: Tiger Woods of the United States walks on the fourth hole during a practice round prior to the start of the 2018 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 4, 2018 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Elder statesman status is all very well, but 14-time major champion Tiger Woods hasn’t battled back from four back surgeries just to make up the numbers at the Masters. “I still want to compete, and I want to beat these guys,” the 42-year-old superstar said as he looked forward to his first Masters in three years, and his first major …

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Watch: The Putt That Won Sergio García The Masters

Putting has often been a struggle for Sergio García but that didn’t stop him nailing a putt to win the Masters on Sunday. Sergio García is the Masters champion for 2017 following a dramatic play off victory. There is never a shortage of drama on the final day of the Masters and this year was no different. Justin Rose was the …

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Watch: Phil Mickelson Nails Outrageous Chip At The Masters

AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 07: Phil Mickelson of the United States looks on from the 13th hole during the second round of the 2017 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 7, 2017 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Three-time Masters champion Phil Mickelson put on quite the show at Augusta on Friday. It’s always a treat to see the 46-year-old in action because you never know what’s in store. His classy personality and incredible ability make him one of the best and most likeable in the business. Phil is known for his incredible ability around the greens but this …

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Jason Day To Return To Competitive Action In An Upbeat Mood At The Masters

AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 21: Jason Day of Australia speaks to the media in a press conference ahead of the WGC Dell Match Play at Austin Country Club on March 21, 2017 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

World number three Jason Day is to return to competitive action in a more upbeat mood at this week’s Masters in Augusta. Day’s involvement in the competition has been in doubt recently as the Australian had been concentrating on his mother’s lung cancer battle, withdrawing from the  WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play after only six holes last month. However, Day’s mother …

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Willett Be The First Of Many Major Wins For Danny?

Danny Willett upset defending champion Spieth to become only second English golfer to win the Masters in 80 years. Congratulations to Daniel John Willett, 28 years old from Rotherham. No, he’s not the latest lottery winner (although he is considerably richer for his efforts), ‘Danny’ is England’s latest big sporting success story. Less than four years since his maiden professional …

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Top Ten Thursday: Tiger Woods Greatest Major Moments

As we count down to the first and biggest major of the year, here at Pundit HQ we decided to take a look at the man of the hour’s greatest major moments.  The hype over the past few weeks has circled around one hot question: will he or won’t he? We now know that (praise Augusta) he will, and with …

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Rory McIlroy On Course To Join Elite

Rory McIlroy could become only the second European to win consecutive golfing majors in the Masters era this weekend at Valhalla. McIlroy could join an elite list, with Ireland’s own Padraig Harrington the only other European to achieve this feat so far. Overall he could join a list of names which includes but not limited to Tiger Woods, Tom Watson, …

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