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Thomas Levet Needs to Learn How to Celebrate

When Thomas Levet won the French Open golf tournament he literally jumped for joy…into an adjoining lake. Golfers have done this before ( the winner of the women’s Kraft Nabisco Championship always jumps into the pond at #18). However, these … Continue reading

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Ryder Cup Changes Hands

The Ryder Cup golf match turned in a dramatic finish on Monday after multiple rain delays. The U.S. made a gallant comeback on Monday after falling behind but fell just short at the finish. The TV scheduling by CBS was … Continue reading

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Tiger Out of the Tour Championship

Looks like Tiger is out of the Fedex Cup race by failing to qualify for the Tour Championship. He showed some signs of his former brilliance but could never keep it going for long. It remains to be seen whether … Continue reading

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Tiger Needs Help to Make the Ryder Cup Team

Tiger is still on the Ryder Cup team although this year he needed to be one of Corey Pavin’s Captain picks. This has been a year of new lows for him and the scrutiny is more intense than ever. He’s … Continue reading

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Dustin Johnson Learns Rules the Hard Way

Tough break for Dustin Johnson who was assessed a two shot penalty in the final round of the PGA golf tournament. He admits he didn’t read the rule sheets that were posted to clarify just this type of situation. Also, … Continue reading

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South Africa Hosts a Cup and Wins a Jug

Louis Oosthuizen (WUHST-hye-zen) from South Africa won the British Open by 7 strokes to etch his name into the golf history books (and on the Claret Jug). He came out of nowhere to beat the worlds best at the home … Continue reading

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From World Cup to Claret Jug

Check out these pics as golfers practice for the British Open in Scotland. The weather has not been a factor the past couple of years but this year looks to be much different. Wind and rain are forecast thru the … Continue reading

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Best Sports Limericks

I don’t agree with what Michael Vick did to those dogs but many players have done much worse with little or no punishment. There once was a fellow named Vick Whose legalese wasn’t that slick No billions in fraud He … Continue reading

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Tiger Starts on the Long Road Back

Tiger came back today with a strong opening round at the Masters. The crowd was polite as to be expected at Augusta. He’s got a long way to go, however, to regain any semblance of the trust he used to … Continue reading

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Tiger to Come Out of Hiding for The Masters

Tiger’s coming back! Let the media frenzy begin. Now we get to hear everybody’s (and I mean everybody’s) opinion all over again. It’ll be fun to see the paparazzi vs. the old curmudgeons that run the Masters. I’ll put my … Continue reading

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Elin Woods Can Swing Too!

I would like to see the replay of that golf swing Elin Woods used to free Tiger. Was her form well balanced with a full follow through? I read it took multiple swings with two clubs. Do they all count … Continue reading

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Golf, Tigers and the DMZ

There is a golf course that lies right on the border between North and South Korea, right next to the DMZ (demilitarized zone). It only has one hole but it’s a monster. A snap hook to the left may end … Continue reading

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The LPGA Fights for Irrelevancy

The LPGA is in town this week and the source of my ire. They have enough trouble with declining sponsorship and lack of fan interest but this latest episode takes the cake.  A friend of mine has volunteered at this … Continue reading

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