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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, […]

    Augusta Adds Third Female Member

    Virginia Rometty, the chief executive officer at IBM, has become the third female member at Augusta National Golf Club according to multiple media reports. Rometty joins Condoleezza Rice and Darla Moore as female members at the club. Augusta National does not comment publicly about its membership. Media reports said Rometty was seen hitting balls at […]


    Italy Set To Bid For 2022 Ryder Cup

    A Roman Ryder Cup may be on the horizon. Italy will bid to host the 2022 matches at Marco Simone Golf & Country Club outside its capital city, the Associated Press reported today. With the next European Ryder Cup slated for Paris in 2018, a foray to Italy four years hence would make for a […]

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