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Jul 10 - Jul 13

John Deere Classic

TPC Deere Run, Silvis, IL

Purse: $4,700,000

Previous Winner: Jordan Spieth

2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Langer favored heading into Senior Open

The 56-year-old has three victories this season and won the most recent event, the Senior Players Championship.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Golfers, Jay Haas, Jeff Sluman, Kenny Perry, Sports

5 hrs ago | Graham Leader

Spieth returns to site of PGA Tour breakthrough

Jordan Spieth's remarkable rise through the PGA rankings began with a spectacular bunker save at last year's John Deere Classic.


Related Topix: More Sports, U.S. Open, John Deere Classic, British Open, PGA Golf, Zach Johnson, Golfers, Steve Stricker

9 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

Golfer Wie goes for encore at Royal Birkdale

As much as Michelle Wie prefers to look forward, this is one week when it's tempting to get caught up in the past.


Related Topix: More Sports, Michelle Wie, Golfers, Kraft Nabisco Championship, LPGA Golf, Stacy Lewis

13 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Mickelson seeks links prep at Scottish Open

So perhaps it's no surprise that trend has lured many top players to the northern tip of Scotland, not just for a tilt at the $850,000 top prize but also for some practice of the type of shots that will be required at the year's third major at Hoylake.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Phil Mickelson, Darren Clarke, Golfers, Rory McIlroy, Luke Donald, Justin Rose

17 hrs ago | National Public Radio

A Golf Prodigy Grows Up, And Goes All The Way To The Top

As an adult, she might just be the best female golfer in the world. American golfer Michelle Wie was a child prodigy.


Related Topix: More Sports, Michelle Wie, Golfers

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Daily Breeze

Does Tiger Woods care about golf like he once did? Hank Haney thinks...

Woods will play in the British Open next week, his first major since returning from a back injury that caused him to miss the Masters and U.S. Open.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Tiger Woods, Golfers, British Open, U.S. Open

The Age

Jarrod Lyle ready for US golf return

LOS ANGELES Two-time cancer survivor Jarrod Lyle says it will be a dream if his comeback to tour golf in America provides inspiration for others.


Related Topix: Jarrod Lyle, Golfers

Globe and Mail

Ryo Ishikawa gets British Open spot after Steve Stricker pulls out

World number 19 Steve Stricker will miss next week's British Open at Hoylake after deciding not to take up his exemption, organizers said in a statement on Tuesday.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Ryo Ishikawa, Steve Stricker

The Washington Post

Woods' Ryder Cup chances depend on 3 tournaments

Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson says that Tiger Woods will be on the U.S. team if he's healthy and playing well.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, U.S. Women's Open, Tiger Woods, Golfers, Tom Watson, Stacy Lewis, Lorena Ochoa

The News Tribune

Golf Tidbits: Will Cabrera make the Hall of Fame?

The World Golf Hall of Fame updated their qualification criteria earlier this year, and one player caught in the crosshairs of those changes is Angel Cabrera.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Angel Cabrera, Golfers, Matt Kuchar, Roberto De Vicenzo, Hale Irwin

Merced Sun-Star

Golf Glance

Last year: Stacy Lewis won at St. Andrews, birdieing the final two holes for a two-stroke victory.


Related Topix: More Sports, Stacy Lewis, Golfers, Inbee Park, LPGA Golf, U.S. Women's Open, Michelle Wie

Myrtle Beach Online

Golf Channel series hits Myrtle Beach

The Golf Channel's series latest chapter was filmed at several courses in Myrtle Beach last month.


Related Topix: Davis Love III, Golfers, Jack Nicklaus, Entertainment

Business Journal

Greg Norman, private equity firm buy stake in Troon Golf

Private equity firm Kohlberg & Co. and a golf company headed by Greg Norman are buying a stake in Scottsdale-based Troon Golf LLC. The Scottsdale company develops and manages upscale golf courses including ones at The Phoenician, Westin Kierland and The Boulders resorts.


Related Topix: Greg Norman, Golfers

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Sand Trap

How to Grip a Golf Club, Commonalities of a Functional Golf Grip

This will be a big help for me. My swing has really fallen apart lately and I will use this to get back on track.


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The Sand Trap

Golf Commentators - Least Favorite

My favorite is Gary McCord, I find him humorous. I will agree on Berman being annoying, but it's because he does football, not golf.


Related Topix: Gary McCord, Golfers, Johnny Miller, Brandel Chamblee

Bellingham Herald

Cabrera makes big move in world rankings

After winning his first regular PGA Tour event on Sunday, Angel Cabrera made a big jump in this week's world rankings.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Angel Cabrera, Golfers, Adam Scott, Bubba Watson, Matt Kuchar

This Week in Golf -- July 10-13

By This year's tournament will be hard pressed to match the drama of last year's event.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golfers, David Hearn, Zach Johnson, PGA Golf, U.S. Women's Open, Steve Stricker

Roos thrives late to earn win in Germany

Jake Roos birdied two of his final three holes and carded a final-round 70 to earn a 2-shot victory at the Aegean Airlines Challenge Tour.


Related Topix: Golfers, Jake Roos

Swindon Advertiser

GOLF: David falls foul of 'one bad shot' in France

DAVID Howell was one good shot away from a top 20 spot at the Open de France when a disastorous triple bogey scuppered his round.


Related Topix: David Howell

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Detroit News

Sunday's golf roundup: Angel Cabrera wins and it's not a major

Angel Cabrera no longer has to fret about that streak of disappointments in non-major events on the PGA Tour.


Related Topix: More Sports, PGA Golf, Angel Cabrera, Golfers, George McNeill, Billy Hurley III, Tom Watson