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NEWS: R&A Announces GB&I Curtis Cup Team View More
Sophie Lamb, low amateur at the Women's British Open last summer, will play on this year's Curtis Cup team for Great Britain & Ireland. (Photo: Paul Childs, Reuters)

NEWS: R&A Announces GB&I Curtis Cup Team

On Thursday, the R&A announced the female amateurs who will represent Great Britain and Ireland in the 2018 Curtis Cup Match against the United States. The team includes: India Clyburn (21, Woodhall Spa, England), who plays for North Carolina State and represented Great Britain and Ireland in the Vagliano Trophy…

QUICK TAKE: Ryder Cup Captaincy And Another Open Title On Harrington’s Wish List View More
Padraig Harrington is hoping for another Open Championship title this July at Carnoustie. (Photo: Orlando Ramirez, USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Ryder Cup Captaincy And Another Open Title On Harrington’s Wish List

CARNOUSTIE, SCOTLAND | On a day when Padraig Harrington said he intends to throw his hat into the ring for the European Ryder Cup captaincy of 2020 at Whistling Straits, this two-time Open Championship winner said that he is not without hope of winning the Open again at Carnoustie this…

NEWS: Ireland’s Maguire Will Bypass Curtis Cup To Turn Pro View More
Leona Maguire swings during last year's Women's British Open. (Photo: Paul Childs, Reuters)

NEWS: Ireland’s Maguire Will Bypass Curtis Cup To Turn Pro

Leona Maguire has decided to give up the chance to make her amateur swan song in June’s Curtis Cup and has targeted the U.S. Women’s Open for her professional debut. The 23-year-old Duke University senior informed Great Britain and Ireland Curtis Cup captain Elaine Farquharson-Black on Tuesday that she will…

NEWS: Europeans Rahm, Fleetwood Enjoy Stellar Saturdays View More
Tommy Fleetwood (Photo: Brian Snyder, Reuters)

NEWS: Europeans Rahm, Fleetwood Enjoy Stellar Saturdays

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – Two notable Europeans not named Rory made significant moves on Saturday at the Masters. After a third-round 65 at Augusta National, Spain’s Jon Rahm stands in fourth place at 8-under par through 54 holes, while England’s Tommy Fleetwood posted a 66 that moved him to 6 under,…

NEWS: With Relaxed Mindset, McIlroy Looms As Weekend Threat View More
Rory McIlroy (Photo: Brian Snyder, Reuters)

NEWS: With Relaxed Mindset, McIlroy Looms As Weekend Threat

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – Patience, they say, is a virtue – one that Rory McIlroy is striving to exhibit as he chases the career Grand Slam. Through two rounds at the Masters, he appears to be succeeding on that count. After adding a Friday 71 to his opening 69 at Augusta…