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NEWS: R&A’s Slumbers Talks Trump And The Open

NEWS: R&A’s Slumbers Talks Trump And The Open

On the day after Rory McIlroy reportedly played 18 holes with President Trump, Martin Slumbers, the chief executive of the R&A, was asked if he would do the same. He was not about to dismiss the idea. “With all the senior people in the world,” said Slumbers, “I think it’s…

PGA SHOW NOTEBOOK: The Nine Holes That Changed Colin Montgomerie’s Life, How Bubba Got His Name, and the Best of Opening Day

PGA SHOW NOTEBOOK: The Nine Holes That Changed Colin Montgomerie’s Life, How Bubba Got His Name, and the Best of Opening Day

ORLANDO – Colin Montgomerie was never supposed to become a professional golfer. The story, told eloquently by Monty during a SiriusXM Town Hall discussion on day one of the PGA Merchandise Show, started with him growing up in a staunchly conservative Scottish household where it was generally accepted that amateur…