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Ryder Cup team for Europe in 1987

Memory’s Mighty Pull: The 1987 Ryder Cup

As GGP+ tees up a week of Ryder Cup look-backs, our John Hopkins gets things started by revisiting Europe's 1987 victory at Muirfield...

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early drawing of the Anser

Examining The Ping Anser’s Influential Legacy

The Ping Anser has been the winningest putter in history, responsible for more than 500 tour victories and 19 men’s majors, but you...

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Arnold Palmer and Bobby Sweeny

The Forgotten Glory of Bobby Sweeny

Who's that dashing man sharing the spotlight with Arnold Palmer before the final match of the 1954 U.S. Am? The short answer is...

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Paul Azinger

An Undefeated System: Paul Azinger and the 2008 Ryder Cup

A dozen years after Paul Azinger forged a new direction for U.S. Ryder Cup teams – a “pod” system that broke up a...

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Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods

2005 Open: The Torch Passed

Jack Bids Farewell; Tiger Triumphs

At the 2005 Open Championship, Jack Nicklaus competed in the event for the final time and Tiger Woods claimed his 10th major title....

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Normoyle’s Origins Of The Golf Species

David Normoyle, a former employee of the USGA and now one of the game’s leading historians who recently returned from a 40-day, coast-to-coast...

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David Normoyle’s 40-Day Odyssey

David Normoyle completed a 40-day journey from the east coast to the west coast and back again. It was an odyssey that included...

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Meghan MacLaren

The Erudite Artistry Of Meghan MacLaren

Young English golfer Meghan MacLaren is on the rise in her professional career. Our Lewine Mair reports that MacLaren displays honesty in assessing...

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McNulty Family

Farm To Fairway

McNulty Grows An Unlikely Amateur Career

The label “natural talent” gets thrown around too often, but Arkansas farmer Wes McNulty, 50, may be a golfer who deserves it. Our...

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Swope Memorial Park

A Tillinghast Trilogy In The Heartland

You might not think heartland when you think of A.W. Tillinghast, but there are three Tilly treasures right in the heart of the...

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Recounting A Late Love With An Ancient Game

American author Luke Reese has developed a passion for links golf, and as our John Steinbreder writes, it was initiated and has been...

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Strokes Gained

Unraveling The Strokes Gained Mystery

Strokes Gained is a statistic that's revolutionizing the approach of top pros. As our Sean Fairholm explains, a firm grasp of the numbers...

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