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  1. Europe had to 'move with the times' - Ryder Cup captain Thomas BjornRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Mid Devon Star

    Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn believes Europe had to "move with the times" after significant changes were announced to the qualification process. Bjorn will have four wild cards at his disposal instead of three when the home side try to avenge last year's 17-11 defeat at Hazeltine by regaining the trophy at Le Golf National in Paris in 2018.

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  2. Fantasy Golf Podcast: Who will take advantage of Justin Thomas' week off in Palm Springs?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Golf World

    ... you're more old-school and would rather just read my normal weekly picks, here's who I'm taking on my PGA Tour Fantasy Golf team in Palm Springs: Bill Haas: It's not an exaggeration to call my Wake Forest classmate the GOAT in this event. Haas has ...

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  3. 'Ties to Europe' necessary for anyone who wants to captain European Ryder Cup teamRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Golfweek

    Keith Pelley has issued his strongest message possible since taking over as chief executive in August 2015: give up European Tour membership in future and you can forget about becoming Ryder Cup captain or vice-captain. Four players will come from an enhanced European points list, with tournaments immediately before the match carrying more points.

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  4. Thomas Bjorn sets magic number for 2018 European Ryder Cup teamRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Golfweek

    ... Bjorn gave alongside European Tour chief executive Keith Pelley on the eve of the $2.7 million Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship. Let's call the extra wild-card pick the Russell Knox clause; the reduction in the required tournaments from five to four ...

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  5. Fantasy golf expert picks: 2017 CareerBuilder ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Golfweek

    Need help with your fantasy-golf lineups for this week's CareerBuilder Challenge? Our fantasy-golf experts are here to help. Also like: Patrick Reed.

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  6. Tiger praised for raising the stakesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Tiger Woods' return can only mean good things for golf which reaped the rewards of his popularity, former world number one Ernie Els said Wednesday. Woods, a 14-time major winner, is returning after a long injury layoff and launches his 2017 campaign at Torrey Pines in California next week.

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  7. CareerBuilder Challenge 2017: 10 fantasy golf picks to winRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | UPI

    ... highlighted by a 61 in round two. He posted only five top-10 finishes last season and really hasn't played his best golf since he won the 2015 Open Championship at St. Andrews by beating Marc Leishman of Australia and Louis Oosthuizen of South ...

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  8. Soundtrack to golf: Music played on range at Abu Dhabi eventRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Kansas City Nursing News

    Looking relaxed in his black shorts and ankle-length socks, Thongchai Jaidee took aim at the range and hit a shot into the cloudless sky to the backdrop of "The Zephyr Song" by the Red Hot Chili Peppers. In the latest move to make golf more entertaining and fun for both players and spectators, music is being played on the range throughout the week at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.

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  9. This time, you can hear the music in Abu DhabiRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Golfweek

    ... part of that Twelfth Night line. Music is being played on the driving range at this week's $2.7 million Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, a first for the European Tour. Expect it to happen at more events in the future, according to European Tour ...

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  10. Geoff Ogilvy on watching LPGA: 'Top womena hit closer to where they're aiming than top guys'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Golf World

    Lydia Ko, No. 1 in the Rolex Ranking, tees off on the second hole during the final round of the CME Group Tour Championship at Tiburon Golf Club.

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  11. Why golfers are going lower than everRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Golf World

    ... 59 last Thursday at Waialae Country Club. "I was like, this is a great opportunity. You don't get it very often in golf." Thomas shot just the eighth sub-60 round in PGA Tour history at the Sony Open, en route to setting or matching the tour's 36-, ...

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  12. Women's Professional Golf Tour: Neha Tripathi in driver's seat on Day 11 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | India.com

    Ahmedabad, Jan 18: Neha Tripathi carded one under 71 to grab the lead in the opening round of the Hero Women's Professional Golf Tour at the Kalhaar Blues & Greens here today. Trailing her in tied second position with identical scores of three over 75 are Gursimar Badwal and Smriti Mehra in the INR 6,00,000 event, which will culminate on January 20. Kolkata's Neha had a shaky start, carding a bogey on the very first hole and another one on the 4th.

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  13. Europe announces changes to Ryder Cup qualifying systemRead the original story

    Yesterday | Boston Herald

    Europe's team for the 2018 Ryder Cup in France will have an extra captain's pick and is set to contain more in-form players following a revamp of the qualifying system in the wake of a big loss to the United States last year. Jolted by Europe's 17-11 loss in Hazeltine, Europe announced changes Wednesday that see the number of captain's selections increased from three to four, while more points will be earned at events in the latter stages of qualifying to ensure that in-form players have a better chance of making the team.

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  14. Striking balance to test top players in golf difficult: Adam ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Reuters

    Golf has come a long way since Tiger Woods changed the nature of the sport following his maiden major triumph 20 years ago - courses are longer, players are fitter and equipment is advancing as quickly as technology will allow. Fans, however, are divided on what they want to see at the big events with the ones that love nothing more than an endless stream of birdies opposed by those who delight when the top players struggle to break par in semi-hurricane conditions.

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  15. Rory McIlroy tops golf's rich list with $49.5m pay in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... actor, but the sweat, agony and exhaustion he suffers in 'Fighter' is all real... this is magnetic TV Rory McIlroy tops golf's rich list for first time after earning $49.5m in 2016... while Arnold Palmer was still paid $40m in year of his death aged ...

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  16. European Ryder Cup qualifying shake-up confirmed for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... Tour announced changes to the qualification process. Europe's captain will aim to wrestle back the famous trophy at Le Golf National in France next year and, as exclusively revealed by Sportsmail , he has been handed a badly-needed revamp of the ...

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  17. Escape from 'Alcatraz'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Jason Dufner produced an amazing escape on the rocks of the 'Alcatraz' during the final round of the 2016 CareerBuilder Challenge Jason Dufner returns to this week's CareerBuilder Challenge as defending champion, a year on from producing to a moment of magic to claim a dramatic win. Dufner ended his long winless run on the PGA Tour with victory in California, but had one moment of magic to thank for lifting the trophy.

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  18. Bjorn gets extra wildcard pick as Europe tweak Ryder Cup criteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... it. Players will also now have to play a minimum of four European Tour events outside the Major Championships and World Golf Championships next season instead of five to keep their Tour membership. There will also be no Ryder Cup qualifying points ...

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  19. Sport24.co.za | Els backs Tiger to gain strength from roaring fortiesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | News24

    ... I would love to see him play like he did back in the 90s, but I am not sure that is going to happen." Els also believes golf has benefited greatly from Woods' rise to prominence since the American turned professional in 1996 and more regular ...

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  20. Open spots in SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Sergio Garcia and former world No 1 Adam Scott headline this week's Singapore Open, where qualification spots for the 146th Open are up for grabs. The leading four players inside the top 10 and ties this week who aren't already secure a spot at Royal Birkdale will book a place in the field for the third major of the year.

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