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Power Ranking The Top 20 Contenders For The U.S. Open: 1-10

Ahead of the 118th U.S. Open this week, we power rank the top twenty players in contention per the bookmakers’ odds. While conflicting thoughts abound on how difficult the set-up at Shinnecock Hills will be, we will focus on form, statistics, and event/course suitability in determining who is best-placed to claim victory in the year’s second Major. Although they don’t …

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Watch: Rory, Day And Tiger All Star In Hilarious, If Slightly Cringey, New Nike Ad

Rory McIlroy Golf

It’s every golf fan’s favourite week with the Masters starting, weather permitting, this Thursday in Augusta National. Rory McIlroy is coming in unusually under the radar despite once again aiming for a career Grand Slam with the genuinely ridiculous form of Dustin Johnson dominating the headlines along with Jordan Spieth. The Texan is returning to the site of his shocking …

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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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Tiger Woods Has Finally Moved On From Nike Clubs [Report]

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Ever since Nike announced they were discontinuing their production of golf equipment, attentions have been focused on the next moves of Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods. The man from Hollywood chose a mix of Callaway and Titleist for the upcoming season while continuing his clothing partnership with Nike. Woods, meanwhile, teased the golf world last night with this mysterious tweet. …

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Why Does Nobody Want To Play Golf At The Olympics?

golf CARNOUSTIE, SCOTLAND - SEPTEMBER 29: Shane Lowry of Ireland on the 17th hole during the first practise round of the 2015 Alfred Dunhill Links Championship on the Championship Links on September 29, 2015 in Carnoustie, Scotland. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

Earlier today, both Jason Day and Shane Lowry released statements on their respective Twitter pages that neither will take part at August’s Olympic Games in golf. That brings to 11 the number of golfers who have opted out of the Rio games (no female golfer has pulled out as of this moment). Interestingly, after Rory McIlroy announced he would not be …

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Golf: Betting Preview of The 2016 US Open

The second major of the year is upon us, here’s who this writer think you should be backing for the US Open. The first thing to note when betting on the US Open is to throw everything out the window. With a course as difficult as Oakmont, form won’t help you, world rankings won’t help you and stats certainly won’t …

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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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Men’s Professional Golf Riding A Wave Of Success

during the first round of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am at the Spyglass Hill Golf Course on February 11, 2016 in Pebble Beach, California.

Believe it or not, men’s professional golf is potentially riding the wave of one of the biggest booms we’ve seen in decades. Troy Vayanos discusses. It’s never been a more exciting time to tune in and watch a men’s professional tournament. Golf fans are being treated to a plethora of amazing golf by a new breed of twenty-somethings, led by Jordan Spieth, …

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Tour Championship 2015 Betting Preview

The players will be in the money come Sunday, but will we? Pundit Arena evaluates the chances of all thirty players at the Tour Championship. The FedEx Cup, and its $10 million prize, will be awarded at the conclusion of this week’s Tour Championship. East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta, Georgia has hosted the event since 2004. A par 70 measuring 7,307 yards, East Lake demands accuracy – a …

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How Jason Day’s Caddie Turned Day’s Life Around

A remarkable story of how Col Swatton is far more than just a caddie. Golf is rightly seen as the most individual of sports. A sport which pits one against their biggest nemesis – themselves. Jason Day’s remarkable win at Whistling Straits yesterday, though, was a team effort. Swatton’s influence on Jason Day’s life can’t be overstated. Not because he gives the …

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It’s Jason’s Day At Whistling Straits

Jason Day held off Jordan Spieth to win the US PGA Championship in spectacular fashion at Whistling Straits on Sunday. The mercurial Spieth didn’t leave Wisconsin empty handed, though. The 22-year-old dethroned Rory McIlroy as World Number One, the second youngest ever to do so. Eventually finishing three behind Day, Spieth was classy as usual in defeat. Jordan Spieth gives Jason Day the thumbs up …

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The PGA Championship: Rivalry, What Rivalry?

No-one will ever have golf under his thumb. No round ever will be so good it could not have been better. Perhaps this is why golf is the greatest of games. You are not playing a human adversary; you are playing a game. You are playing old man par. – Bobby Jones The PGA Championship is well under way and …

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Highlights: The Dramatic Final Hole Of The US Open

In the end, it came down to nerve. It always does. The most tense Major in years reached a crescendo on the back nine, with Jordan Spieth and co. offering a finish that was mesmerising and painful to watch in equal measure. Dustin Johnson was two shots clear heading into the back nine, but bogeyed three of his next four holes. …

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Day 4 – US Open Intrigue

The script could not be any better for the final day of the US Open! With four players tied at 4-under, and four players tied at 1-under, it is still anyone’s title to win. As the players make their way to the first tee, all eyes will be on Jason Day, Dustin Johnson, Branden Grace and Jordan Spieth. Three of …

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