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Phil takes all from Tiger on 22nd hole

Phil takes all from Tiger on 22nd hole

Golf Channel LAS VEGAS — Ninety-three yards for $9 million. That’s how The Match was determined. It was an appropriate ending – a contrived finish to a contrived event. Phil Mickelson, on the 22nd hole of [...]

Action, not bets, focus of The Match

Action, not bets, focus of The Match

Golf Channel It was entertaining, even if contrived. Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods baiting each other with what would normally be obscene amounts of money – with Lefty throwing down $100,000 that he birdies the first [...]

What the Fall Season tells us

What the Fall Season tells us

There were eight tournaments, and eight winners, from the East Coast to the West Coast to Asia. The best golfers in the world played it safe (Safeway Open) and gambled (Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in [...]

Golf rule changes are on the horizon

Golf rule changes are on the horizon

With the start of a new golf season less than two months away, now would be a good time to check out the revamped rules designed to speed up the game, especially for recreational golfers. Five-hour [...]