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Green Jacket Found in Houston Donation Shop

Imagine the surprise and confusion when The Guild Shop, a nonprofit store serving the elderly in Houston, came across one of golf’s most iconic pieces of clothing. A volunteer in the donations department of the store discovered an Augusta National green jacket back in late December before it was sold to…

World Golf Hall Of Fame Inductees Announced

Just a few minutes after 8 a.m. today, the World Golf Hall of Fame announced its incoming class, a group that will be formally inducted at St. Andrews during the 2015 Open Championship. The new inductees are Mark O’Meara, who won two majors and Player of the Year honors in…

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A Historic, Welcoming Vote For The Royal And Ancient Golf Club

One vote in Scotland was closely drawn and stirred emotions on both sides of the issue, while another was a runaway victory for progress. On Thursday, the Scots took to the polls to vote on whether or not to secede from the United Kingdom. At stake was the possibility of…

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R&A Women Vote On Tap

As the citizens of Scotland prepare to vote Thursday on whether or not to split off from the United Kingdom, the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews is preparing to reveal the results of a vote on whether to admit female members for the first time in the…

Westchester Clubs Rebuff Obama

Just days after President Barack Obama acknowledged on NBC’s Meet The Press that he “should’ve anticipated the optics” of going to play golf immediately after denouncing the terrorist beheading of American journalist James Foley last month, New York’s NBC affiliate is reporting that several elite golf courses in Westchester County…

García 'Pops' Into The Lead

Ear ye, ear ye. The backstory to Sergio García’s sweet 64 that staked him to a one-stroke lead ahead of Ryan Palmer midway through the BMW Championship at Cherry Hills Friday involved his left ear, which began bothering him on the sixth hole and still didn’t feel right when he…