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Trivia Tuesday: Tallest Player to Win PGA Tour Event

In the world of golf, being tall hasn’t necessarily translated to success. Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Tom Watson were all 5-foot-10 or shorter. The best in today’s golfing elite — Jordan Spieth, Jason Day, Rickie Fowler, Rory McIlroy and others — are not particularly tall either. But who is…

Mike Kerr, Asian Tour CEO

Lewine Mair recently visited with Mike Kerr, the Asian Tour’s CEO, and the result was a wide-ranging interview focusing, among other things, on how quickly Asian golfers are closing the talent gap. They also discuss an expected closing of the prize money gap that will eventually force the world’s best to play more in and around Asia simply because of the size of the purses.

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Johann Rupert Q&A

South African Johann Rupert, 61, is the executive chairman and CEO of Richemont, the luxury goods group, and the man who started the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship on the European Tour, which combines his enthusiasm for links golf, and his approval of amateur golfers. Said to be the second-richest man…

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Butch Harmon Q&A

Long before Tiger and Hank, there was Tiger and Butch. It was Butch Harmon’s unerring eye that chaperoned Woods’ early swing onto golf’s Big Stage. It was Harmon’s instructional supervision that helped enable Woods to realize, so quickly, the vision he had dreamed as a small child. Harmon knew about…