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Brittany Lincicome Prevails at The ANA Inspiration

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Brittany Linciome won The ANA Inspiration with a par on the third playoff hole over good friend Stacy Lewis. The winning putt may have been in the playoff but the shot that won her the tournament was her second shot on eighteen during regulation. Her eagle tied her with Lewis and with Lewis unable to birdie the last off to the playoff they went. From AP: Brittany Lincicome ended up in Poppie’s Pond for the second time in her career… Continue Reading

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Henrik Stenson Climbs the Mountain

by Jeff Skinner As a rainy Labor Day rolled around the Deutsche Bank Championship Sergio Garcia was poised to make that final climb up Mt. Redemption.  Sergio’s season has taken a difficult turn ever since he used the infamous “fried chicken” reference.  With a two stroke lead the day was his for the taking.  But the ascent to the top proved too difficult for the troubled Spaniard and his final round 73 left him in a tie for fourth. Garcia… Continue Reading

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A Blast From the Past, Vijay Singh Leads The Greenbrier

by Jeff Skinner Back in the day The Greenbrier was one of the resort of choice for the well to do of the time.  Presidents and industrialists were the normal guests of the luxurious Greenbrier.  Well, today Vijay Singh rolled back the clock a few years and he managed to look like the Vijay of old. He leads The Greenbrier Classic with by a stroke over a trio of golfers.  His seven under 63 was his best round in four… Continue Reading

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Yani Tseng Wins in Taiwan

by Jeff Skinner The Year of Yani continues.  Yani Tseng notched another victory and this time it was extra special.  Tseng won the LPGA Taiwan Championship in her home country to bring her total to ten worldwide victories for the year. Tseng went into the final round with a two stroke lead and pulled away from the pack with a bogey free 66 to give her a five stroke margin over second place finishers Amy Yang and Azahara Munoz. 2011… Continue Reading

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Bill Haas and The Family Business

by Jeff Skinner Bill Haas made two birdies on the last two Holes of The Bob Hope Classic to win and finish one stroke ahead of Matt Kuchar, Tim Clark and Bubba Watson.  It was Haas’ first win on The PGA Tour but not the first time he has held a championship trophy.  His dad, Jay Haas, won The Hope in 1988 and eight other PGA Tour victories and fourteen Champions Tour wins.  Jay was there to see Bill win… Continue Reading

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Sergio at a Crossroads

by Jeff Skinner Sergio Garcia is approaching a critical crossroads in his career. Garcia will defend the biggest win of his career at the Players Championship next month and the questions will start again. Is Garcia ever going to win a major? In 1999 a young pro from Spain came to the PGA Championship at Vallaha and literally jumped into the hearts of golf fans everywhere. A nineteen year old Sergio Garcia faced off with Tiger Woods in the final… Continue Reading

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