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  1. Golf instruction loses one of its most influential figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Golf World

    One of the legends in golf instruction passed away December 15 -- quietly, just as he taught. Ben Doyle was not only a charter member of Golf Digest's 50 Best Teachers list, but a mentor and friend to dozens of top-rank instructors around the world.

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  2. Shiv shares lead; Atwal, Bhullar tied third in Dubai OpenRead the original story

    Friday | Nerve News

    India's Shiv Kapur Friday fired a superb six-under 66 to share the lead with Thai Pavit Tangkamolprasert while Arjun Atwal and Gaganjeet Bhullar finished joint third after the second round of the $500,000 Dubai Open golf here. Shiv, who triumphed here on the European Challenge Tour at the end of last season, maintained his love affair with the vibrant city, holing out for a stunning two from the fairway at the par-four first hole before adding five more birdies against one bogey at the par-72 Els Club Dubai.

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  3. President Obama signed a lot of bills yesterday. A lot.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Washington Post

    ... for "neglected tropical diseases." And, as Obama gets ready to depart for a vacation that's sure to include a lot of golf, he signed H.R. 2203, which gives a congressional gold medal to golfer Jack Nicklaus. There was also, as the Internet marveled ...

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  4. PGA coach Kevin Hale praises prodigy Bradley NeilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Record

    Kevin Hale has taken Bradley Neil to the grandest stage of all, the Open Championship - with trips looming in 2015 to The Masters and the US Open That's the view of his PGA coach Kevin Hale, who has worked with the 18-year-old Blairgowrie starlet for the last four years, taking him from boy's champion to the grandest stage of them all, the Open Championship - with trips looming in 2015 to The Masters and the US Open. Neil is under no illusions about how tough the step-up will be to the pro ranks when the time comes, with another reminder posted at the Alfred Dunhill European Tour event in South Africa where he made the cut but finished 63rd on the list, as the only amateur invited to peg-up at Leopard Creek.

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  5. Selection for Scotland's national futsal squad is a dream come...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Record

    Scotland's national futsal squad for the European Championship qualifiers has been announced - and NINE players from Perth will board the plane heading for Sweden. Pulling on a national jersey has always been a dream for former Perth High School pupil and youngest member of the squad Scott Mollison.

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  6. Perth's successful season in the pool ended in style at the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Record

    Milne glided through the water of Edinburgh's Royal Commonwealth Pool to win the 400m and 1500m freestyle at the Scottish Gas National Short Course Championships. But the 20-year-old isn't resting on his laurels and has vowed to build on his success when he re-enters the pool next year.

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  7. Golfscape.com Brings Bali Golf Courses Online for the First Time,...Read the original story

    Friday | PRWeb

    Bali tees-off Asian expansion as the modern golf concierge company eyes strong global demand for golf travel, which is set for a second consecutive year of double-digit growth Golfscape empowers us to diversify our distribution with a sales channel to target mobile and tech-savvy customers who book on the go and wish to plan their golf itinerary to Bali in a self-directed manner Golfscape, the modern golf concierge for luxury destination golf, today announced the availability of instantly booked tee times at golf courses in Bali, Indonesia for the very first time.

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  8. What am I seeing? Year in Sports EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBS News

    A bee is seen flying over the ball as Marcel Siem of Germany prepares to tees off on the seventh hole during the final round of the BMW Masters 2014 golf tournament at Lake Malaren Golf Club in Shanghai, China, Nov. 2, 2014. A competitor rides a home-made vehicle without an engine on a downhill track during the Red Bull Soapbox Race in Lima's Green Coast, April 6, 2014.

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  9. BIg Break Myrtle BeachRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Sand Trap

    ... again. I've seen previous editions of this show only now and again, but I was a little surprised by the quality of the golf. It wasn't quite as good as I remembered it. That said, it can be interesting to watch people in a competitive environment ...

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  10. What is the most important aspect of golf that you think can improve your score?Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | The Sand Trap

    The distance vs accuracy debate really isn't much of a debate in my mind. As some have pointed out, a technically sound swing will provide both.

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  11. Zadar Open 2014 LIVERead the original story

    Jul 4, 2013 | Susan Polgar Chess Blog

    I want to make a difference for kids around the world using Chess in Education. Click on the above image for more info.

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  12. Golfer Aoki celebrates golden anniversary of careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Japan Times

    Isao Aoki, one of Japan's most successful golfers, celebrated the 50th year of his career Friday, with Prime Minster Shinzo Abe among guests that joined him at a party in Tokyo. Former Yomiuri Giants manager Shigeo Nagashima was also at the party for the 72-year-old, which was attended by around 800 guests.

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  13. Scott Stinson: Henderson's turning pro not without potential pitfallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Canada.com

    When the inaugural world junior girls golf championship concluded at a course north of Toronto in October, the winning U.S. team posed for photos with various trophies and officials. Several of their vanquished opponents, girls from Sweden and the U.K. and New Zealand, gathered a short distance away, hoping for a photo themselves, but with one of the third-place finishers, a Canadian.

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  14. Brooke Henderson sticks with Ping as she goes proRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    ... of Canadian sports fans, who are very proud of her long list of accomplishments as she's become the face of women's golf in Canada," said Ping Chairman & CEO John A. Solheim. "She's been a force in the amateur ranks for years, she's won pro ...

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  15. Why Flaring Your Feet at Address Makes Golf EasierRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Sand Trap

    I've been attempting to make a swing in which my backswing is less upright and steep and a closer match to my downswing so that I don't have to be as athletic between backswing and through swing and have great rhythm and timing). Is it true that flaring my right foot at address will not help me in this regard and will lead to too much of a weight shift onto the right foot at the completion of the backswing? Yes if you wanted to make a backswing where the arms worked more inward and with your pivot then I would recommend flaring the trail foot out.

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  16. Rory admits clubs dilemmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ananova

    Rory McIlroy has finally admitted it took him far longer than expected to adjust to his new clubs after his much-publicised equipment change in early 2013. The world No 1 signed a lucrative endorsement deal with Nike at the end of a successful 2012 campaign in which he won his second major at the PGA Championship and topped the world rankings as well as money lists on both the European and PGA Tours.

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  17. Hot Super Bowl Media Topic: Deer Antler SprayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CNN

    As Super Bowl, Playoffs are nearing, Deer Antler Spray use in the NFL is once again trending in sports media from Bleacher Report to Sports Illustrated. So what is the real story on deer antler spray use in sports and how did the media story get started? The media flap about the use of deer antler spray in the National Football League, started at the 2013 Super Bowl in New Orleans.

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  18. Fitness Friday: Does high-altitude-simulation training work?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Golf World

    ... match, it was over. McIlroy was 5 up and showed no signs of fatigue from having played 70 holes of pressure-packed golf during the previous two days. Why did Rory look and play so invigorated? One doctor believes it's because of the way he trains in ...

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  19. What a difference a year makes for McIlroyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Star Online

    ... at Hoylake in July. McIlroy carried a six-shot lead into the final day and had to keep the jitters in check to win golf's oldest major by two strokes. He made it two wins in as many tournament appearances, snatching the world number one ranking away ...

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  20. Robert Lee looks forward to Charley Hull building on her historic yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sky Sports

    Last weekend may have had a distinct 'end-of-season' feel about it, but that did not detract from some great golf on offer on Sky Sports 4. It was a long haul in the studio for myself as we presented live coverage from Thailand, Dubai and South Africa and then threw in some Australian PGA highlights for good measure. But we were treated to a slice of golfing history as the sensational Charley Hull became the youngest ever winner of the Ladies European Tour Order of Merit.

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