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  1. Next PGA Championship in Charlotte? Johnny Harris looking for an answer this yearRead the original story

    Friday | Business Journal

    The PGA of America and Quail Hollow Club vowed last summer to bring back the PGA Championship, but it's been quiet since then.

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  2. Belfair kicks off 2019 PGA Professional ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The volunteers and members of Belfair helped kick off the tournament excitement Thursday with a clinic from PGA of America Vice President Suzy Whaley. But the real purpose of the afternoon was to get the word out about the tournament, which has the nation's best teachers of golf competing for the prestigious championship and a spot in the PGA Championship next summer at Bethpage Black.

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  3. Countdown on to 2019 PGA Professional Championship at Belfair Golf ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... much more than a trophy at stake. The top 20 finishers qualify for a spot in one of golf's majors - the PGA Championship next summer at Bethpage Black. "We have men and women that compete in this event. For them, this is really the highlight of ...

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  4. Former PGA champs Jimmy Walker and John Daly join Zurich Classic fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NOLA.com

    Veteran John Daly, always a fan favorite, has entered next week's Zurich Classic of New Orleans at TPC Louisiana.( Former PGA Championship winners Jimmy Walker and John Daly have formed teams for next week's Zurich Classic of New Orleans at TPC Louisiana. "Jimmy was forced to withdraw from last year's tournament at the last minute when he was diagnosed with Lyme's disease, so we are grateful his health has returned, and he can play with Sean O'Hair this year," tournament director Steve Worthy said.

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  5. Course-record holders at Wilshire CC, site of LPGA event this week,...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 19 | Golf World

    Jerry Barber holing a putt during the 1961 PGA Championship that he won at Olympia Fields Country Club. Or Tiger Woods, who still holds four course records in Southern California, one of which will never be broken.

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  6. Amtrak Planning Special PGA TrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    Folks from the Chicago-area who want to come to Benton Harbor next month for the KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship will have a new way to do so thanks to Amtrak. Spokesperson Mark Magliari tells WSJM News Amtrak will run a special train to the area on Saturday, May 26. The train will go from Chicago to Harbor Shores in Benton Harbor.

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  7. PGA hoping for mild winter as 2019's championship at Bethpage Black moves from August to MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Newsday

    The Black Course opened for the season Saturday and looked surprisingly green early this week, despite the kind of brutal March the PGA hopes to avoid in 2019. Because it will be the 101st PGA Championship overall and the first in the new May time slot, the 2019 event at Bethpage Black is sure to be frozen in time.

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  8. Leaderboard: East Meets East At RBC HeritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | CBS Local

    In 2013, the Senior PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club appeared on its way to a dream finish. As they turned for home, St. Louis-born Jay Haas and Kentucky's Kenny Perry would battle over the closing nine with large local gallery followings.

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  9. Qualifying criteria, events set for 2018 U.S. Junior Ryder Cup teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | Golfweek

    ... for the biennial event. Roster spots will be awarded to the winner and runner-up in the boys and girls PGA Championship in July. Spots will also be awarded to the Girls Junior winner and the boys Junior Amateur winner. Two boys and two girls will ...

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  10. 's Best 2018: Best Classic CoursesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | Golfweek

    ... c Courses (built before 1960) list: The Wannamaker Trophy was awarded to Jimmy Walker after he won the 2016 PGA Championship at Baltusrol's Lower Course. (Gary Kellner/PGA of America via Getty Images)

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  11. Sport24.co.za | Firestone to host the world's best players over 50 in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | News24

    ... been since the Rubber City Open in 1954. Jack Nicklaus has won six times at Firestone, including the 1975 PGA Championship. Tiger Woods is an eight-time winner at Firestone, all of them World Golf Championships titles. The move is a boost for ...

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  12. Memphis Site of One of Golf's Greatest EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | The Daily News

    ... they were right on board." Besides golf's four major events The Masters, the U.S. and British opens and PGA Championship, and the Tournament Players Championship, the four WGC events (with purses in the $10 million range) are the ones that draw the ...

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  13. Firestone to host the world's best players over 50 next yearRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 12 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... been since the Rubber City Open in 1954. Jack Nicklaus has won six times at Firestone, including the 1975 PGA Championship. Tiger Woods is an eight-time winner at Firestone, all of them World Golf Championships titles. The move is a boost for ...

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  14. WGC-Bridgestone Invitational will leave Firestone in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | Cleveland.com

    ... eight times. In 2002, the WGC Invitational was played in Washington state. Firestone hosted the Senior PGA Championship that year, won by Fuzzy Zoeller. The Senior Players is one of five majors on the PGA Champions Tour. In its first four years of ...

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  15. Akron event getting dropped from PGA scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | Salem News

    ... in 2019, according to best-selling author John Feinstein in February. In 2002, Firestone hosted the Senior PGA Championship after the WGC-NEC Invitational (the previous sponsor of the Bridgestone Invitational) was held at Sahalee Country Club in ...

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  16. Report: WGC-Bridgestone Invitational headed to Memphis in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Cleveland.com

    The WGC-Bridgestone Invitational is headed to Memphis, Tenn., in 2019, according to a report from the Memphis Commercial Appeal on Monday, April 9. The paper/website stated that a news conference is scheduled for Thursday in the Memphis area. PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan and 2017 PGA Championship winner Justin Thomas are among those expected to be at the news conference.

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  17. Ryder Cup turning to Hazeltine in 2028 testament to course's pedigree and chopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Star Tribune

    ... the PGA of America first teamed with Hazeltine, the course had to be lengthened to 7,360 yards for the 2002 PGA Championship. When that event returned just seven years later, Haigh set up a course that was 7,674 yards, still the fourth-longest in ...

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  18. Souhan: The time has come for a new era in U.S. golfRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Star Tribune

    ... the future of American golf, because Hazeltine National has helped predict American golf's future. At the PGA Championship at Hazeltine in 2009, Y.E. Yang stared down Tiger Woods in what amounted to match play on Sunday. Yang, who has since ...

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  19. Tiger Woods Fast FactsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 9 | WAAY

    One of the most successful golfers in history, winning the Masters Tournament four times, the US Open three times, the PGA Championship four times, and the British Open three times. His father, Earl, nicknamed him "Tiger" after a South Vietnamese soldier with whom he had fought alongside during the Vietnam War .

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  20. PGA Tour set to bring WGC event to Memphis in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Golfweek

    ... beginning in 2019. Thursday's press conference will feature PGA commissioner Jay Monahan and defending PGA Championship winner Justin Thomas, as well as FedEx President David Bronczek, ALSAC/St. Jude CEO Richard Shadyac Jr., and Jack Sammons, the ...

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