Archive for the ‘Sports/Golf’ Category

Johnny Miller, straight-shooting golf analyst, to retire in 2019

Monday, October 15th, 2018
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Johnny Miller is retiring as the lead golf analyst for NBC Sports after three decades of giving viewers his unfiltered views.

Old man Mickelson fires 65 to help put miserable Ryder Cup behind him

Thursday, October 4th, 2018
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Phil Mickelson had six straight birdies and shot a 7-under 65 on Thursday to pull within two strokes of leader Sepp Straka in the PGA Tour's season-opening Safeway Open.

Europe wrests away Ryder Cup from U.S. on Mickelson’s wayward shot

Sunday, September 30th, 2018
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The Ryder Cup is heading back to Europe as the host team secured victory Sunday when Phil Mickelson knocked his ball in the water at the par-3 16th hole, conceding his match to Francesco Molinari right on the tee box.

Molinari, Fleetwood help Europe extend Ryder Cup lead to 8-4

Saturday, September 29th, 2018
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Europe was on the verge of blowing open the Ryder Cup by winning three matches Saturday morning in fourballs to build an 8-4 lead over the Americans for its largest three-session lead since 2004.

Europeans pull off historic rout, lead 5-3 at Ryder Cup

Friday, September 28th, 2018
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Europe has pulled off a historic performance at the Ryder Cup. The home team completed its first shutout in any session since 1989 and its first sweep ever in foursomes.

Tiger’s win adds whole new dimension to Ryder Cup

Monday, September 24th, 2018
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Already the most intense competition in golf, the Ryder Cup doesn't need help to boost the excitement. Tiger Woods managed to take it to another level.

Tiger Woods claims Tour Championship for 1st win in over 5 years

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018
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Tiger Woods is a winner again, capping off one of the most remarkable comebacks in golf history.

Tiger Woods closes in on 1st victory in 5 years at Tour Championship

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018
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Tiger Woods is three shots ahead and one round away from capping his comeback season with a victory.

Iowa State remembers former golf star Celia Barquin Arozamena

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018
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Former Iowa State golf star Celia Barquin Arozamena was honoured Saturday prior to the school's football game against Akron.

Tiger Woods shares 36-hold lead for 1st time in 5 years

Friday, September 21st, 2018
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Not even one bad hole could keep Tiger Woods from a share of the 36-hole lead for the first time in more than five years.