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Bernhard Langer wins Allianz Championship

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

The bunker shot from Bernhard Langer was plugged nearly 45 feet from the hole in a tense playoff at the 2010 Allianz Championship. And as it turns out, the German golfer had John Cook exactly where he wanted him. Langer managed to hole the tough shot for an eagle to edge him out on the all-important first extra hole, much to the delight of his huge fan base in his adopted hometown. (more…)

A look at the field of players for Masters this year at Augusta National

Tuesday, January 19th, 2010

In the field of more than 90 players who have been duly invited to the Masters this year, the tournament announced have included a total of 16 aspiring newcomers. The tournament is to be held from April 8 to 11 at Augusta National. (more…)

Looking back at the history of the US Open Championship

Tuesday, June 10th, 2008

The 2008 US Open golf tournament is being held from June 12 to June 15. We look back at the history of the US Open Championship. The first edition of the Championship was held in October 4, 1895 by the United States Golf Association. It was staged on Newport (R.I.) Golf and Country Club’s nine-hole course. (more…)

PGA Tour Changes Its Cut-Off Rules

Sunday, January 27th, 2008

The PGA Tour of United States has made a massive change in its cut-off rules recently. Initially the tour had a policy of top-70 and ties being able to play the weekend. But now it has decided that it will limit the numbers by putting a stipulation on the ties at the cut line. (more…)

Qatar Masters Golf Offers A Luxury Cruiser

Monday, January 21st, 2008

There will be a luxury 26-foot Doral Monticello cruiser on offer at the $2.5 million Commercial Bank Qatar Masters that starts on Jan 24. The prize is for the first player who will be able to hole his tee shot on the par-three seventeenth. (more…)

PGA Tour Negotiates Barclays Stay In Westchester

Saturday, January 19th, 2008

The PGA Tour is under negotiations whether The Barclays will at all be played at Westchester Country Club in New York. Rumors have been doing rounds that the 2008 edition would be held at Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus. (more…)