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PGA In For A Fight When It Comes To Vijay Singh Suspension

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In a still-young season that has already included Rory McIlroy blaming a tournament withdrawal on a sore tooth, a 14-year-old from Guangzhou getting a slow-play penalty at Augusta, Tiger Woods getting a mulligan for signing an incorrect scorecard at the same tournament, and Adam Scott actually making clutch putts down the stretch at a major,… Read more »

Denying Desire Keeps Inbee Park On Even Keel

By Doug Ferguson, Associated Press on in Golf News.

Inbee Park once felt she could walk down the streets of Seoul as the No. 1 player in women’s golf without being recognized. That was two months ago. Now she can’t even make it through a toll booth. The week before she set out to make history at St. Andrews, the 25-year-old Park went home… Read more »

Brooke Henderson By The Numbers

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The final statistical package from the United States Golf Association contains some interesting information with regard to a comparison between 15-year-old Brooke Henderson of Smiths Falls and 25-year-old U.S. Women’s Open champion Inbee Park of South Korea. Tee shots in fairways: Inbee, tied for 17th in the tournament with 51; Brooke, tied for 39th with… Read more »

Guan Tianlang to play at Byron Nelson Championship

By Stephen Hawkins, Associated Press on in Golf News.

Guan Tianlang is one of five amateur players being honoured this week for the Byron Nelson International Junior Golf Awards. While the other four award recipients will be watching the Byron Nelson Championship, the 14-year-old Guan — already the youngest player to make a cut on the PGA Tour — is playing in the tournament…. Read more »

Sergio Garcia Comes Under Fire For Playing The ‘Victim’ After Tiger Woods’ Victory

By James Corrigan, The Daily Telegraph, National Post Wire Services on in Golf News.

As Tiger Woods was Monday still celebrating winning his fourth event of a season at an earlier stage than ever, one of his closest friends was warning Sergio Garcia to drop the “victim” act. There were many raised eyebrows when in the aftermath of his dramatic collapse at the Players Championship, Garcia declared: “I’m not… Read more »

Tiger Woods Surprised By How Masters Drop Still Being Debated

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One night after making his red carpet debut in New York, Tiger Woods was on a golf course that hasn’t treated him very well over the years. Woods said it took him a week to get over his tie for fourth at the Masters. Next up is The Players Championship, where he has won only… Read more »

Henley, Langley share lead with scoring record at Sony Open

By Doug Ferguson, Associated Press on in Golf News.

Scott Langley and Russell Henley joked around as if they were a couple of rookies fresh out of college. They sure don’t play like rookies. After they set the Sony Open scoring record at 17-under 193 to share the lead, Henley walked into a news conference Saturday evening and realized Langley, who moments earlier had… Read more »