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The Ryder Cup’s Other Winners View More
Roy Robbins (right) was joined by a friend John Coconato as Global Golf Post's winners of a Ryder Cup trip.

The Ryder Cup’s Other Winners

It had to be a scam, right? Nobody actually wins these things! That was our winner’s initial reaction, but Roy Robbins and John Coconato have just returned from the Ryder Cup at Hazeltine, and they know the prize is real. Global Golf Post has been awarding readers with “Golf’s Greatest…

Irish Hero O’Connor Dies View More
Christy O'Connor Jnr with the Seniors Open Jug. Mandatory Credit : Action Images / Stuart Franklin

Irish Hero O’Connor Dies

Ireland is mourning the loss of Christy O’Connor Jr., the Galway pro best known for his heroic turn in the 1989 Ryder Cup. O’Connor, 67, died suddenly in Spain, according to multiple news reports. The four-time European Tour winner also won two Senior British Opens and two Champions Tour titles….