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PGA of America makes it official, awards 2028 PGA, 2032 Ryder Cup to The Olympic Club

The payoff is more than a decade away, but that didn’t dampen the excitement of PGA of America executives as they made official on Wednesday what had leaked out last week. The Olympic Club in San Francisco, a five-time venue for the U.S. Open, will host its first PGA Championship in 2028 and then …

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Golfer to make first PGA Tour start after surviving Las Vegas shooting

<b>(CNN) —</b> When Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock fired his deadly bullets from a Las Vegas hotel room towards the festival goers below, killing 58 and wounding nearly 500, golfer AJ McInerney was in the crowd, among the thousands fearing for their lives.<p>As the gunman strafed the crowd from his …

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13 other great golf mementos that deserve their place in history

The 2017 Open Championship is one we’ll never forget for many reasons, but the image that will undoubtedly stand the test of time is that of Jordan Spieth hitting a 3-iron from the range, next to a Titleist truck, over a huge mound, without really knowing the yardage, all after a 20-minute delay. …

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All first round scores erased at KLPGA event after bizarre rules controversy

The deluge of rules controversies is ever-present in the pro golf game, but if they don't occur at a major, they often get overlooked. The bizarre …

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VIDEO: Rickie Fowler pumps up crowd at Oklahoma State homecoming

On the course and the court.@RickieFowler knows how to pump up the crowd.Just ask the @OSUAthletics. pic.twitter.com/6pAV4noBkj— PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) …

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President Trump Plays Golf, Shoots 73 — Twitter Loses Its Mind

Kim Jong Il, the late supreme leader of North Korea, was a heckuva golfer. He only played once, in 1994, and he reportedly shot a 38-under par round …

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Justin Thomas earns PGA Tour Player of the Year

Justin Thomas was named PGA Tour Player of the Year for the 2016-17 season on Wednesday after winning five times, a major championship and the FedEx …

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Cristie Kerr leads Ladies Open de France despite mixed fortunes

Cristie Kerr will have a three-shot lead when the third round of the Ladies Open de France resumes on Sunday.<p>Kerr -- looking for her first Ladies …

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WATCH: Tiger Woods now hitting 'smooth iron shots'

Calling all Tiger Woods fans, you’ve got another update.<p>The 14-time major winner is now hitting "smooth iron shots" according to a video he posted to …

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Early mornings, patriotic snacks and lots of stuff: A Presidents Cup WAG's insider account

<i>Editor's Note: Jena Sims is an actress in TV and film and an occasional Loop correspondent. She also happens to be the girlfriend of U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka, which meant Sims had her first experience last week as a "significant other" during the Presidents Cup at Liberty National. Our</i> …

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Matt Harmon misses out on PGA Tour card in harrowing fashion

The amount of heartbreaks suffered by minor leaguers in pursuit of their PGA Tour card are so plentiful that books have been dedicated to the subject. Add Matt Harmon's tale to this mountain of misery.<p>Harmon entered the Web.com Tour Championship in 29th place in the circuit's Finals standings, with …

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Presidents Cup 2017: Predicting Scores and Standings for Thursday's Pairings

Captains Steve Stricker and Nick Price have chosen the pairings for the 2017 edition of the Presidents Cup, beginning on Thursday, September 28, at the Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, New Jersey.<p>Among the most enticing parings for Thursday is the partnership between Jordan Spieth and …

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Tiger Woods 'Definitely' Could See Scenario Where He Doesn't Return from Injury

As Tiger Woods continues to rehab from his most recent back surgery in April, the legendary golfer says it's possible he may not return to the golf course.<p>Speaking to reporters Wednesday, Woods was asked if he can see a scenario in which he doesn't play in a professional tournament again.<p>"Yeah, …

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Little known facts about the World Golf Hall of Fame Class of 2017

Tuesday night is the culmination of the trip down memory lane for the members of the World Golf Hall of Fame Class of 2017, when Lorena Ochoa, Meg Mallon, Davis Love III and Ian Woosnam, along with the late British journalist Henry Longhurst, are formally inducted during a ceremony in New York …

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Spieth: Career-worst discomfort with putter

ATLANTA – It should have been no surprise considering Jordan Spieth has penned the year’s most dramatic and entertaining moments, but when the …

Bernhard Langer, now 60, wins PURE Insurance Open, his fifth victory of the season

Sixty is not the new 50, but neither is it necessarily a number associated with decline, as Bernhard Langer has proved once more.<p>Langer, who turned 60 a month ago, added a fifth victory on Sunday to what is shaping up as his best season since joining the PGA Tour Champions in 2007.<p>On a sunny, warm …

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2017 Tour Championship, FedEx Cup purse, prize money breakdown: $34M to be paid - CBSSports.com

With so much at stake at East Lake, how will the tournament play out?<p>No matter how you stand at the 2017 Tour Championship, there is a ton to play …

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Justin Thomas wins FedExCup title, $10 million bonus; Xander Schauffele wins Tour Championship

ATLANTA — With six holes to play in last week’s BMW Championship, the third event of the FedExCup Playoffs, rookie Xander Schauffele’s chances of advancing to The Tour Championship seemed remote.<p>Seven days later he won the PGA Tour’s season finale.<p>With nerves of a veteran and a game that held up …

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Watch: Leaf knocks Web.com player's ball off line, leads to a four-stroke penalty

A leaf led to one player's four-stroke penalty — and even worse — it might cost him a PGA Tour card as well.<p>Matthew Southgate was one over through 14 …

FedEx Cup Winner 2017: Justin Thomas' Prize Money and Final Golf Standings

Justin Thomas capped off a sensational golf season by winning the FedEx Cup with a memorable performance in the Tour Championship Sunday in Atlanta.<p>Thomas rallied with birdies on the 16th and 17th holes to win the FedEx Cup. He barely missed a birdie putt on the 18th hole, and that allowed Xander …

Golf: PGA Tour rookie Schauffele wins Tour Championship by one shot

(Reuters) - PGA Tour rookie Xander Schauffele secured an upset victory at the Tour Championship on Sunday when he edged fellow American Justin Thomas by one stroke in Atlanta.<p>Schauffele almost blew his chance at glory when his two-foot foot birdie putt at the par-five 18th caught the left edge of …

Has Billionaire Bob Parsons Created Golf's Wildest Member-Guest Tournament?

Standing over a 5-foot putt to extend her team’s run in the member-guest tournament at Scottsdale National Golf Club, Jolene Gabbay can’t hear a pin drop. At least not when a car horn sounds as she prepares to pull the putter head back.<p>That distraction is followed in quick succession by a loudly …

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Tiger Woods gets called out for being cheap, Wesley Bryan plays the PGA Tour's fastest round ever & the Augusta National of the NFL

Welcome to another edition of The Grind, where we feel even worse about the Atlanta Falcons blowing the Super Bowl after learning their glitzy new Mercedes-Benz stadium is basically the Augusta National of the NFL. For one, like the scenery around Amen Corner, the building is breathtaking. But more …

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2017 Tour Championship tee times, viewer's guide

After 36 PGA Tour events, four World Golf Championships, four majors and three legs of the FedEx Cup Playoffs, the season has finally reached its climax, the Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta. The top-30 players in the standings will take on the Donald Ross-designed course for a …

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PGA Tour threatens to remove Tiger Woods’s tournament from schedule

• Quicken Loans has seemingly dropped out and venue will change • Woods’s agent: ‘We have leads and are talking to sponsors daily’<p>The PGA Tour has threatened to remove the tournament hosted by Tiger Woods from its schedule after the loss of a title sponsor. Quicken Loans has failed to extend its …

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Dramatic photos of Eagle Creek fire

WASHINGTON — Dramatic photographs show the Eagle Creek fire burning near a golf course in North Bonneville, in Washington state.<p>The images, captured …

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NextDoor could well be the social media app that saves humanity

I finally found a social media app that restores my faith in humanity 75% of the time. It's as addictive as Facebook, better people-watching than Craigslist, more user-friendly than Reddit, and it can go whine-for-whine with Twitter. It's called NextDoor, and it will save humanity from itself. …

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Frank Swingle, 93, has more holes-in-one this year than you do

INDIANAPOLIS -- The hook of this story isn’t that Frank Swingle, a 93-year-old member of Meridian Hills Golf Club here, made a hole-in-one a few weeks ago on the course’s 12th hole. The story is that Swingle is the exact kind of sharp local celebrity that you should dream of being, if for some …

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