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QUICK TAKE: Olympic Ceremonies Have LPGA Flavor View More
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 20: Gold medalist, Inbee Park of Korea poses on the podium during the medal ceremony for Women's Golf on Day 15 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Golf Course on August 20, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Olympic Ceremonies Have LPGA Flavor

They aren’t winter athletes – although you could make the case that professional golf is a year-round sport – but you can’t overemphasize their superstar status in their homeland. So, it shouldn’t surprise anyone that LPGA standout and former world No.1 Inbee Park along with World Golf Hall of Famer…

Testing 1-2-3 For Olympic Golf View More
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Testing 1-2-3 For Olympic Golf

Golf’s impending return to the Olympics became a little more real on Tuesday when the new Olympic golf course in Rio de Janeiro hosted a test event featuring nine Brazilian golfers. The five men and four women, none of them household names, competed in the no-purse, 18-hole exhibition after all…

Where Is The Dominant American?

The dominant American male has gone missing in professional golf this year. And we’re not talking just about what happened – again – in the Ryder Cup. Look at who won the four major championships: Bubba Watson won the Masters, Martin Kaymer dominated the U.S. Open and Rory McIlroy won…