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WATCH: How Marc Leishman Won the Arnold Palmer Invitational

WATCH: How Marc Leishman Won the Arnold Palmer Invitational

On a day when Rory McIlroy charged from behind and third-round co-leaders Kevin Kisner and Charley Hoffman had their moments atop the leaderboard, it was Marc Leishman who found a way to win. The 33-year old Australian had not qualified for The Masters until he won at Bay Hill, holing…

QUICK TAKE: Bay Hill’s Nod To Arnie Has Right Touch View More
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QUICK TAKE: Bay Hill’s Nod To Arnie Has Right Touch

ORLANDO, Fla. – The names at the top of the leaderboard midway through the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill are Charley Hoffman, Emiliano Grillo and Matthew Fitzpatrick. By Sunday afternoon, this tournament will finally be about one of them or someone else who changes the storyline over the weekend….

WATCH: Gribble Tempts Fate By Poking Alligator

WATCH: Gribble Tempts Fate By Poking Alligator

ORLANDO, Fla. – Nothing much was happening for Cody Gribble Thursday afternoon at the Arnold Palmer Invitational so when he saw an alligator lounging on the edge of the sixth fairway beside the big lake, Gribble decided to have some fun. As he walked by the gator – he estimated…

QUICK TAKE: Why Are The Top Players Skipping The Florida Swing? View More
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QUICK TAKE: Why Are The Top Players Skipping The Florida Swing?

If you are looking for Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth or Phil Mickelson playing during the PGA Tour’s so-called Florida swing, you’re not going to find them. Why not? Blame it on the Tour schedule this year. None of those three players will tee it up in any of the Florida…

QUICK TAKE: Why Publix May Have a $100 Bill With Arnold Palmer’s Signature View More
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QUICK TAKE: Why Publix May Have a $100 Bill With Arnold Palmer’s Signature

Palm Beach Gardens, Florida – The Arnold Palmer Invitational is an event close to Ian Poulter’s home and even closer to his heart. Two of his children – Lily and Josh – were born at the Winnie Palmer Hospital, a permanent reminder of Palmer’s enduring legacy. Poulter shared a close…

NEWS: McDowell, Sörenstam Among New Arnold Palmer Invitational Hosts

NEWS: McDowell, Sörenstam Among New Arnold Palmer Invitational Hosts

Emotion will be palpable next month when the Arnold Palmer Invitational takes place for the first time without its namesake’s presence. To assist in filling the void left by one of the game’s legends, who died last September, a group of five – Graeme McDowell, Annika Sörenstam, Peter Jacobsen, Curtis…