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    McIlroy of Northern Ireland watches his shot on the 18th green during the second round of the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai

    Short And Sweet

    As the global golf season finally winds down to its final weeks (redundancy intended), we in golf need to acknowledge how blessed we are at the moment. I’m talking specifically about Rory McIlroy and Lydia Ko. More specifically, I’m talking about how natural they are. On and off the golf course, neither of these two […]

    Woods Working With New Coach

    Tiger Woods has begun working with swing coach Chris Como as he prepares to return to competitive golf early next month at the Hero World Challenge he hosts in Orlando, Fla. Woods made the announcement today on Twitter. “I was introduced to Chris this summer by Notah (Begay) and subsequently we had several good conversations about […]

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    Lewis Keeps Her Eye (But Not Her Hands) On The Prize

    She wouldn’t touch the money. The LPGA set up a photo shoot with the top three contenders for the CME Race to the Globe and a Plexiglas case holding a million dollars in cash. That’s the bonus Stacy Lewis, Inbee Park, Lydia Ko and a couple of others are playing for this week. But Lewis […]

    To A Golfer Dying Young

    Twenty-five years ago, I was a teenager playing in my first city amateur golf championship in Manchester, N.H. As a boy competing among men I was nervous, but I was fortunate to be paired with Peter Malley. A perennial title contender, Malley could have been aloof or self-absorbed. But instead he was warm and engaging, […]

    McIlroy of Northern Ireland reacts next to Woods of the U.S. during a 18-hole exhibition match at the Blackstone course of Mission Hills in Haikou

    Five Quick Predictions For Calendar 2015

    Caveat: If some of these predictions sound more like wishes, don’t say I didn’t warn you. 1. Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods, playing together in the final group while being viewed by the biggest TV audience in golf history, will both birdie the 72nd hole at Augusta National to force a playoff with Bubba Watson, […]

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