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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…

Optimism Crests Ahead Of The Games

Optimism Crests Ahead Of The Games

With all the skepticism that has accompanied golf’s return to the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, in particular with regard to the top players who elected not to be there, the tide of optimism surrounding golf at the Games that has emerged in recent days is refreshing. Leave it to…

Olympian Emiliano Grillo is Still Searching for His Clubs View More
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Olympian Emiliano Grillo is Still Searching for His Clubs

UPDATE: Grillo was reunited with his clubs late Monday night. Happily ever after. https://twitter.com/GrilloEmiliano/status/762840881040793605 ORIGINAL STORY:  Sergio Garcia and Patrick Reed are paired up with Emiliano Grillo for the first two rounds of golf’s return to the Olympics. That’s if Grillo can find his clubs. The 23-year-old Argentina native has…