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Underdogs Who Might Garner Olympic Glory View More
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Underdogs Who Might Garner Olympic Glory

The fields for next month’s Olympic golf tournaments in Rio de Janeiro are finally set, it was announced earlier this week. Fields of 60 men and 60 women will chase gold in golf’s return to the Games after 112 years. Following a rash of withdrawals, just eight of world’s top…

Piller Set to Seize Olympic Opportunity View More
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Piller Set to Seize Olympic Opportunity

Jordan Spieth and company have opted out of the Olympics, but the women are seeing things quite differently. A great example comes courtesy of Gerina Piller, the Solheim Cup hero who finished tied for eighth in the U.S. Women’s Open at CordeValle. Piller released the following statement after her high finish…

U.S. Rallies After Controversy, Wins Solheim Cup

U.S. Rallies After Controversy, Wins Solheim Cup

The U.S. overcame the largest deficit (10-6) in Solheim Cup history to beat Europe for the first time since 2009. Gerina Piller made a crucial putt on the 18th green to win her match against Caroline Masson, which was one of several key moments that spurred the U.S. Team to a…