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A Bit of Match Play & The Colonial

by Jeff Skinner It looks to be a very interesting week in golf as two of the major tours change from their typical medal play formats and mix it up with a bit of match play. The European Tour is hosting an elite 24 man field at The Volvo World Match Play Championship in Andalucia, Spain.  All four current major champions and World Number One, Lee Westwood and newly minted World Number Two, Luke Donald headline an interesting field in… Continue Reading

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Ben Hogan and The Colonial

by Jeff Skinner It really doesn’t matter what the PGA Tour calls the tournament in Fort Worth Texas this week, it’s still The Colonial.  The title sponsor may like to hear “The Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial” but we all know it as “The Colonial” and that means one thing: Ben Hogan.  Most of the older players still refer to it as “The Hogan.”  Last week it was The Nelson, this week it’s The Hogan. Sorry Crowne Plaza, to me… Continue Reading

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The Colonial is Hogan and History

The boys of the PGA Tour are going low at Colonial. The leaders are shooting six or seven under par each day, but the real attraction at Colonial is its attachment to Ben Hogan, one of the greatest of all time. The Clubhouse at Colonial has a “Ben Hogan Room” which houses some of Hogan’s memorabilia. Check out the videos and get a tip from the man himself and a tour of The Hogan Room.

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